Samsung has today introduced its new innovative flagship smartphone, Galaxy Note Edge in India. This device was earlier showcased at IFA 2014 in September 2014 and today arrived in India for Rs. 64,900. It will be available from first week of January 2015 through select sellers only.
As the name suggests, Note Edge features a unique flexible curved Edge display protected inside metal brackets. This side edge will help with multi tasking. The curved edge can display frequently used applications and the phone is smart enough to eliminate accidental touches.
Galaxy Note Edge flaunts a 5.6 inch Super Amoled display with Quad HD+ resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels. It is powered by Quad Core Snapdragon 805 processor clocked at 2.7 GHz, assisted by 3 GB RAM and 32 GB internal memory which can be further expanded up to 64 GB using Micro SD card.
Galaxy Note Edge is equipped with a 16 MP rear camera with LED flash and is capable of recording Ultra HD (4k) videos. It also includes a 3.7 MP camera at front with 120 degree wide angle lens to capture more in each selfie frame. It houses a 3000 mAh battery inside with Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0 support for fast charging.
On the software front, it runs on Android 4.4 KitKat operating system. Connectivity options include 4G LTE-A Cat.6, 3G, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth v4.1, GPS, GLONASS and Micro USB port. Galaxy Note Edge will be available in two variants with 4G LTE and 4G LTE Cat 6.
“Samsung continues with its legacy of pioneering extraordinary innovations and setting new benchmarks in the mobile industry. The Galaxy Note Edge is a stunningly beautiful device equipped with a unique curved screen which not only makes the smartphone distinctive but also delivers a unique way to access information and optimizes functionality. The Galaxy Note Edge’s curved design will make the screen more meaningful to users in their everyday lives,” Mr. Asim Warsi, VP, Mobile & IT, Samsung India, said.
Galaxy Note Edge comes in two vibrant color options – Charcoal Black and Frost White.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Note Edge:
|Model Name||Samsung Galaxy Note Edge|
|Display||5.6 inch Quad HD Super Amoled display|
|Processor||2.7 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 805|
|Camera||16 MP rear camera, 3.7 MP front camera|
|Internal Storage||32 GB|
|Dimensions and Weight||151.3×82.4×8.3 mm and 174 grams|
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge will be available in two colors in India for Rs. 64,900 starting from first week of January 2015 via select retailers.