Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Announced at IFA 2014 with 5.7-Inch qHD AMOLED Display: 10 Phablets Rivals

By Harish

    Just a couple of days ago, Samsung launched its most awaited smartphone the Galaxy Note 4 at the ongoing IFA 2014 trade fair along with the premium Galaxy Note Edge which utilizes unique side edges of the phone as additional display.

    Anyways, today, GizBot has come up with the top 10 smartphones that are under a grave threat because of the new Galaxy Note 4 which features premium hardware and software composition. Although, the company has not revealed the pricing of the handset at the moment, by the looks of the specifications, it surely will have great entry in the market.

    Nevertheless, the 10 smartphones which we have lined-up today, will not only be victim to the new monster device, but will also bring a new level of ground in competition with advanced hardware. Here is the specification of the Galaxy Note 4, which you might want to check out before heading on to the other highly threatened devices.

    Recommended: 10 Best Smartphones That Were Launched this August

    Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Key Specifications

    The Galaxy Note 4 sports a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with a QHD resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels and a pixel density of 515ppi. The display also employs Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

    It utilizes Qualcomm's latest quad-core SoC - the Snapdragon 805 clocked at 2.5GHz with Adreno 420 GPU. As expected the handset will also be offered in octa core variant. This one will be powered by company's proprietary Exynos CPU, which packs an octa-core processor with four Cortex-A57 clocked at 1.9GHz and four Cortex-A53 tuned to 1.3GHz. This one would use the Mali-T760 Graphic unit.

    The only difference between the two models is that the Snapdragon model offers LTE Cat.6 (300Mbps) connectivity, while the Exynos version gets LTE Cat.4 (150Mbps). Both the variants will be capable of performing a heavy multi-tasking operations as it uses a 4GB of RAM. The Note 4 runs on Android 4.4.4 KitKat with the latest version of the home-backed TouchWiz UI layered on top.

    Recommended: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 Unleashed: 5 Reasons Why You Could Purchase This Phablet

    As usual, the Galaxy Note 4 will be made available in 16GB, 32GB and 64GB on-board storage variant, and all these three devices support microSD card for memory expansion up to 128GB.

    In the imaging aspect, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 brings in the 16 megapixel Sony IMX240 camera sensor with optical image stabilization and dual-LED flash. It is capable of sooting 4K UHD videos at 30fps. At the front, users will get to see a 3.7 megapixel sensor, which is capable of shooting images and videos in WQHD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels).

    Connectivity options that Samsung has provided in the Galaxy Note 4 smartphone include: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0, A-GPS with GLOSNASS and 4G LTE support.

    The Galaxy Note 4 is fueled by a 3,220 mAh battery and the company claims that the phone is itself a very less energy consuming device.

    You can now head on to the sliders to check out the devices under threat:

    Click Here For Latest Smartphones Gallery

    HTC Desire 816

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, S-LCD 2
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Quad core 1600 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi, DLNA
    8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 128 GB
    1.5 GB RAM
    2600 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    LG G3

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 1440x2560 px display, IPS LCD
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Quad core 2500 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 2.1 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi, NFC
    16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 128 GB
    2 GB RAM
    3000 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Samsung Galaxy Note 3

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.7 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, Super AMOLED
    Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
    Quad core 1900 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 2 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi
    32 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 64 GB
    3 GB RAM
    3200 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    Panasonic P81

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, IPS LCD
    Android v4.2.2 (Jelly Bean)
    Octa core 1700 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 2 MP Secondary
    Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
    8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
    1 GB RAM
    2500 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    Micromax Canvas Gold

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Octa core 2000 MHz processor
    16 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
    32 GB Internal Memory
    2 GB RAM
    2300 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Sony Xperia C3 Dual SIM

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 720x1280 px display, LCD
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Quad core 1200 MHz processor
    8 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi, DLNA, NFC
    8 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 32 GB
    1 GB RAM
    2500 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    Oppo Find 7

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 1440x2560 px display, IPS LCD
    Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
    Quad core 2500 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi, DLNA, NFC
    32 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 128 GB
    3 GB RAM
    3000 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Nokia Lumia 1520

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    6.0 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
    Windows v8
    Quad core 2200 MHz processor
    20 MP Primary Camera, 1.2 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi, DLNA, NFC
    32 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 64 GB
    2 GB RAM
    3400 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    Oppo Find 7a

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.5 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, LCD
    Android v4.3 (Jelly Bean)
    Quad core 2300 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi
    16 GB Internal Memory
    2 GB RAM
    2800 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    HTC One E8

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.0 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, S-LCD 3
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Quad core 2500 MHz processor
    13 MP Primary Camera, 5 MP Secondary
    Dual SIM, 3G, WiFi
    16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 128 GB
    2 GB RAM
    2600 mAh, Li-Polymer battery

    Sony Xperia Z2

    Click Here To Buy
    Key Features

    5.2 Inch, 1080x1920 px display, IPS LCD
    Android v4.4.2 (KitKat)
    Quad core 2300 MHz processor
    20.7 MP Primary Camera, 2.2 MP Secondary
    3G, WiFi, DLNA
    16 GB Internal Memory, Expandable up to 128 GB
    3 GB RAM
    3200 mAh, Li-Ion battery

    Opinion Poll
    X

    Stay updated with latest technology news & gadget reviews - Gizbot

    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more