If you’re not only looking for buying one of these devices, but also see a comparison between the Galaxy Note 2 and the Galaxy Note 3 Neo, you’ve come to the right place. We understand why a comparison is an important factor in your decision making, so keep reading for a thorough review.
Design and Display
Both Samsung devices come with a 5.5 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen, presenting a 720×1280 pixels display resolution.
In the matter of size and weight, the Galaxy Note 3 Neo weighs 162.5 grams, measuring 148.7 x 77.4 x 8.6 mm. His predecessor, the Galaxy Note 2, weighs 183 grams, but measures 151.1 x 80.5 x 9.4 mm. This is a matter of taste and personal style, so we won’t declare a “winner”.
OS and Hardware
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Neo comes with a quad core 1.3 GHz cortex A7/ a dual core 1.7 GHz cortex A15 processor and is equipped with the Exynos 5260 chipset. The device has 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of internal memory (this can be extended up to 64GB since the smartphone supports a Micro SD card). It runs on Android Jelly Bean.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 runs on a 1.6 GHz quad core cortex A9 processor and it features the Exynos 4412 Quad chipset. (the smartphone has 2GB of RAM) You can either get the 16GB, the 32GB or the 64GB version, being able to extend the internal memory up to 64GB via Micro SD card. This device also runs on the Android Jelly Bean operating system.
The Galaxy Note 3 Neo slightly exceeds the Note 2 in this department. Both devices have an 8MP rear camera with a LED flash and autofocus. The Note 2 has a 1.9MP front camera, while the Note 3 Neo has a 2.0MP one.
Both devices are alright in this department (we know that Samsung isn’t best known for its long lasting battery life). The Galaxy Note 2 has a Li-lon 3100 mAh battery type, which is approximated to last 16 hours of talking time on 3G. Samsung’s other Note device has a Li-lon 3100 mAh battery which will last you somewhere around 18 hours on 3G.
The Galaxy Note 3 Neo (16 GB 4G LTE version) can be found at the price of $499.95 and the Galaxy Note 2 (16 GB version) costs $469.95. (these prices are set in Australian dollars)
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