Samsung Galaxy Note II sales top 5 million in just 2 months


Samsung has announced that sales of its Galaxy Note II have topped 5 million barely two months since the phablet started shipping. Samsung made the announcement via its Korean website.

Samsung had first unveiled Galaxy Note II at IFA 2012. Just like the original Note device, Note II is also a smartphone-tablet hybrid. It sports a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED HD display and is powered by a 1.6GHz quad-core processor with 2GB of RAM. It has a 3100mAh battery and has 16GB internal storage expandable up to 64 GB via microSD card.

The device features a 8-megapixel rear camera and a 1.9-megapixel front camera. Like its predecessor, the Galaxy Note II comes with the S-Pen stylus for taking notes on the device. In terms of connectivity, Samsung Galaxy Note II offers 4G, 3G, 2G, Wi-Fi, NFC, USB 2.0 and Bluetooth 4.0. It was launched in India in September and is presently available for Rs. 37,990 from Samsung India's online store.

Just earlier this month, Samsung announced sales of this phablet had topped 3 million units in the first 5 weeks, which means the company has sold another 2 million units in the last three-and-a-half weeks.

Galaxy Note II in pics

Samsung Galaxy Note II specifications

  • 5.5-inch HD SuperAMOLED touchscreen
  • Quad-core 1.6GHz Cortex A-9 processor
  • 2GB RAM
  • Android 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
  • 3G/4G connectivity
  • Wi-Fi, NFC, USB 2.0 and Bluetooth 4.0
  • 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash
  • 1.9-megapixel front camera
  • 3,100mAh battery
  • 16, 32 and 64GB storage options
  • Up to 64GB expandable storage (via microSD card)

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