Friday, December 7, 2012


Samsung Galaxy Note 2 Alternatives, Options & Rivals - Are they Better than Note 2 ?

Top 5 Galaxy Note 2 Rivals from HTC, Sony, Huawei

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 - successor of classic Galaxy Note, is undoubtedly the best phone in the 5 inch+ segment as of now. Samsung's Note was a trendsetter Android device which made us believe that, we can carry and use bigger phones and that styluses were still not so much out of style. After Samsung Galaxy Note's success lot of rivals and competitors decided to jump in the 5 inch+ segment and Samsung retaliated back with their latest offering, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 which pretty much blew all the competitors away.
top Alternatives to Samsung galaxy note2

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 2 has tough competition from the upcoming phones like HTC Droid DNA, HTC Butterfly, Sony Xperia Yuga, Galaxy Grand. These alternatives are excellent if you are looking for something very similar to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, but with a different flavor than that of Samsung.

Alternatives/Options to Samsung Galaxy Note 2


HTC Droid DNA

HTC's has started 2013 with premium devices like Droid DNA, HTC Delux and HTC M7. DNA droid's entry has been appreciated by tech Gurus.
CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz Quad Core
OS : Android v 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 16GB (11 GB user accessible)
Display: 5 inch, Super LCD3, 1080 x 1920 px
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -2.1 MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: No

Sony Xperia Z a.k.a Yuga 

Few days back, we wrote about Xperia  Z 's leaked pictures. Though most of the specs and features of the phone are rumors, it does seem like a good option.

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz quad-core Krait
OS : Android v 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5", PureMotion IPS LCD, 768 x 1280 pixels
Camera: Back - 12MP, Front - 2.1MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: No

HTC Butterfly


CPU Speed: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
OS : Android v 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5 inch, Super LCD3 , 1080 x 1920 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3 2.1 MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: Yes(up to 32GB)

LG Optimus Vu II F200

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz Quad Core
Ram: 2 GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5", HD-IPS LCD ,768 x 1024 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: Yes (up to 32GB)

Samsung Galaxy Grand

If you wish to enjoy luxury of phablet in affordable pricing, Galaxy Grand is an ideal device for you.

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz dual Core
Ram: 1 GB
Storage: 8GB
Display: 5 inch, IPS LCD, 480 x 800 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3MP
NFC: No
MicroSD: Yes (up to 64GB)

Top 5 Galaxy Note 2 Rivals from HTC, Sony, Huawei

Samsung Galaxy Note 2 - successor of classic Galaxy Note, is undoubtedly the best phone in the 5 inch+ segment as of now. Samsung's Note was a trendsetter Android device which made us believe that, we can carry and use bigger phones and that styluses were still not so much out of style. After Samsung Galaxy Note's success lot of rivals and competitors decided to jump in the 5 inch+ segment and Samsung retaliated back with their latest offering, the Samsung Galaxy Note 2 which pretty much blew all the competitors away.
top Alternatives to Samsung galaxy note2

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 2 has tough competition from the upcoming phones like HTC Droid DNA, HTC Butterfly, Sony Xperia Yuga, Galaxy Grand. These alternatives are excellent if you are looking for something very similar to the Samsung Galaxy Note 2, but with a different flavor than that of Samsung.

Alternatives/Options to Samsung Galaxy Note 2


HTC Droid DNA

HTC's has started 2013 with premium devices like Droid DNA, HTC Delux and HTC M7. DNA droid's entry has been appreciated by tech Gurus.
CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz Quad Core
OS : Android v 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 16GB (11 GB user accessible)
Display: 5 inch, Super LCD3, 1080 x 1920 px
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -2.1 MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: No

Sony Xperia Z a.k.a Yuga 

Few days back, we wrote about Xperia  Z 's leaked pictures. Though most of the specs and features of the phone are rumors, it does seem like a good option.

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz quad-core Krait
OS : Android v 4.2 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5", PureMotion IPS LCD, 768 x 1280 pixels
Camera: Back - 12MP, Front - 2.1MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: No

HTC Butterfly


CPU Speed: Quad-core 1.5 GHz Krait
OS : Android v 4.1 (Jelly Bean)
Ram: 2GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5 inch, Super LCD3 , 1080 x 1920 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3 2.1 MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: Yes(up to 32GB)

LG Optimus Vu II F200

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz Quad Core
Ram: 2 GB
Storage: 32GB
Display: 5", HD-IPS LCD ,768 x 1024 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3MP
NFC: Yes
MicroSD: Yes (up to 32GB)

Samsung Galaxy Grand

If you wish to enjoy luxury of phablet in affordable pricing, Galaxy Grand is an ideal device for you.

CPU Speed: 1.5 GHz dual Core
Ram: 1 GB
Storage: 8GB
Display: 5 inch, IPS LCD, 480 x 800 pixels
Camera: Back - 8 MP, Front -1.3MP
NFC: No
MicroSD: Yes (up to 64GB)

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