The Galaxy Note 7’s digitized stylus, the S Pen, has gotten sleeker, more durable and smarter.
The tip of the S Pen now measures 0.7mm, less than half the size of the Note 5’s pen — it allows for pinpoint wisps. If you’re working with a wide brush for oil paint colors, you can also mix them to generate colors as you would with real acrylic while at the other end of the stylus, you can erase what you need to erase.
SVP of Product Strategy Justin Denison also told of more software feature including instant text translation on highlight and “Smart [...]
Following an epileptic opening ceremony and a melodious collage of national anthems to follow along with the Olympic spirit, Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy Note 7.
Company president Dongjin Koh calls it the “world’s most intelligent smartphone” and an entry into the fastest growing category of such phones: the phablet.
Big points about the Note 7 were presented before the phone was even announced like the iris scanner, — with applications for keeping parents’ children safe (and vice versa) along with mobile banking — the device’s [...]
The S Pen is one of the defining features of Samsung’s tremendously popular Galaxy Note series. Along with the characteristically large display, it’s what gives the line its name, and though not every owner of a Note uses the S Pen, for some people it’s an invaluable tool that makes other phones feel almost unusable by comparison. Back when the first Galaxy Note was announced, the idea of bringing the stylus back to smartphones after the introduction of multitouch capacitive displays sounded downright absurd … but of course, we know now that the S Pen is much, [...]
Samsung may be the king of smartphones, but every single time they’ve launched a tablet in the past, I cringe. You can bet they’ve made me cringe continuously as well, since I’ve lost count of the amount of Galaxy tablets in the market. Some people argue that the only reason why Samsung sells so many smartphones is because of their marketing, and even though there’s a high level of accuracy to that remark, that’s not as easy as you think. If the product is not good, customers have a window of return, and we do know a ton of cases of people that have [...]