South Korean tech giant Samsung launched its latest Galaxy NotePro 12.2-inch tablet at the Samsung Forum 2014, which took place in Bali, Indonesia couple of weeks back. The device was also launched in India in the same day at the price of Rs. 64,900. But the market availability of the device was not announced then. Now the high-end tablet has finally landed on the company's official India store with a bit increase in the price at Rs. 65,575. You can pre-order the tablet right away, if you are looking for one at the same given price.
To talk about the device in detail, it is a 12.2-inch device comes with a 12.2-inch display offering a WQXGA resolution of 2560×1600 pixels and is 7.9mm thick and weighs 750g. The difference between the NotePro and the TabPro is that the former comes with S-Pen Stylus support.
The WiFi and 3G variants of the device is powered by Samsung's very own Exynos 5 Octa (1.9GHz x 4 + 1.3GHz x 4) processor coupled with a 3GB RAM. It runs on Android 4.4 KitKat OS.
It features 8MP rear camera with LED flash with 2MP front-facing camera. The storage capacity is quite impressive with 64GB internal storage and can be expanded up to 64GB via microSD card.
Connectivity options include LTE/3G, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac MIMO (2.4 & 5 GHz), Wi-Fi Direct, AllShareCast, BT4.0, USB3.0, GPS and GLONASS. The device draws its energy from a massive 9500mAh battery.
Along with the hefty price tag, the Galaxy NotePro 12.2 also comes with a number of advanced features like Content Home which specifically optimizes a large screen and allows users to further tailor their Galaxy tablet experience.
The Content Home UX enables them to organize their favorite content in an easy-to-use dashboard with automatic feed or news updates and then quickly access the most frequently used apps for a more comfortable reading experience. By utilizing a screen size that is more comparable to traditional magazine-sized material, content is easier to view in its original format when reading digital magazines or e-books.
While there are other features like Multi Window option, Virtual Keyboard, Remote PC which lets users to easily access and control their home or office PC directly through their Galaxy NotePRO.
The device would be a potential rival against the Apple's iPad Air. You can take a look at the comparison here.