The Galaxy Note 4 – Just a little better than the 3

Tech Mobile The Galaxy Note 4 - Just a little better...

If you were hoping for something grand, guess again. While the Note 4 is still a beast of a phone in its own right, not much has changed from the Note 3.

Here’s a list of what HAS changed, however.

  • Slightly taller, slightly less width, and just a tad thicker
    • Of course it’s a little heavier too, but only a little
  • Fingerprint scanner
  • Higher resolution, from 1080 x 1920 pixels, 5.7 inches (~386 ppi pixel density) to 1440 x 2560 pixels, 5.7 inches (~515 ppi pixel density)
    • This means it’s now officially past 2k resolution display, no matter the source
  • Just 32 GB or 64 GB internal space
  • LTE Cat 6, or essentially LTE Advanced
  • Running Bluetooth 4.1 for Low Energy
  • Back to using microUSB 2.0 cords instead of 3.0
  • Back camera’s upgraded from 13 MP (4128 x 3096) to 16 MP (4608 x 3456)
    • Some places have this mixed up for the Note 4, it should always be width x height
  • Front camera’s upgraded from 2.0 MP to 3.7 MP, plus a 120 degree panorama mode to take group shots
  • Android 4.4.4, though expect the Note 3 to have this soon
  • Processor/CPU/GPU – honestly I can’t talk on this one yet since we’re not sure what all model numbers will pop out and which processor will be in which model but both are top notch
  • Switched Temperature out and placed in Oxygen levels/saturation and UV
  • S Pen gained a few new features
    • Shrinking apps into their own windows, then making them into Holo bubbles like the facebook Messenger app
    • Two new writing fonts
    • Much better pressure sensitivity so it feels more like writing with a pencil or pen
  • Snap Note – Kinda like taking a picture of the board at school, adjusting it to face foward, moving it to your notes, and then editing it
  • 7.5% less power consumption, means your battery lasts JUST a bit longer
  • Optical Image Stabilization for shake free pictures and video
  • Faster charging (not sure how?)
  • Recording for meetings/interviews/etc. with up to 8 directions so you can focus on only what a particular person said
  • Aluminum frame for a more “premium” design, and no “stiches” like the Note 3


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest news

Esports Wrap 66: Gambling in Esports w/ Blaine Graboyes & Ian Smith

On this episode of Esports Wrap, we have special guests Blaine Graboyes from GameCo, a company bringing video gaming...

Esports Wrap 65: Local vs Online events & Corona Updates

Local vs Online events for esports, what's the pros, cons, and how's it affect things with corona causing...

Esports Wrap 64: Simulations & Coronavirus affecting esports

We're talking about simulator games and how the Corona virus is affecting the esports world! Original airdate: March 3rd,...

Esports Wrap 63: The Bahamas CoD Team Interviews + BESF Update

We're interviewing the BESF's Call of Duty team who won 3-0 against Colombia! Plus a BESF update at...

Esports Wrap 62: Bahamians at Big House & Battle for the East 2019

We're interviewing some of the Bahamians who have gone off to international esports competitions and actually competed. Original airing date:...

Esports Wrap 61: The Bahamas Esports Federation

This episode is for everyone to find out more about The Bahamas Esports Federation, our plans, vision and mission...

Must read

You might also likeRELATED
Recommended to you