Samsung Galaxy Note Edge a new addition to Note Series – Unpacked Event

Samsung added a new member to the Note series apart from launching the Note 4 Samsung also launched the Note Edge which it showcased earlier. The device with a curved Screen, Note Edge is Note 4 package with a Curved screen which makes it a bit wider that Note 4 and an increase in pixels too which we will discuss in the post in detail.

The screen folds to one side of the device making it a two sided screen device. Galaxy Note Edge is a device which has added resolution compared to Note 4 and an additional 160 pixels because of the additional curved screen, the display resolution is 1600 x 2560 which is the highest resolution in a Smartphone or Phablet till date.

The side screen acts as Notification bar which displays Notifications and time when the device is locked or display turned off and the number of options displayed are increased when the screen is turned on. There are many options which are available to be displayed which can be decided by the user.  For example it can be used as a Scale to measure anything.

image courtesy - CNET/CBS interactive
image courtesy – CNET/CBS interactive

If you are thinking about accidental touches which can open an applications etc then Samsung is said to have added smarts to the curved side to prevent this from happening. You can add many Short cuts to the curved side like the Twitter Feed, Stock ticker time etc which will be displayed continuously.

It has similar Specifications as the Galaxy Note 4 which has a Sanpdragon 805 Processor, Exynos 5433 chipset running on Android 4.4 Kitkat, having 16MP Rear camera and a 3.7MP front camera with wide angle lens for wide selfies. The S Pen Stylus also is present in this along with the finger print scanner and heart rate monitor.Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Announced features

The Note Edge runs on a 3,000 mAh battery which is less comapred to the 3220 mAh battery of Note 4 which is strange as the display is bigger. Note Edge is going to be a limited release model which Samsung has released to test and try in the market which is great for evolving for the future.

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