Forget about the iPad mini, Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is on its way, expected to be released this Q2 of the year. Even in Germany, Samsung rules the mobile market. Samsung proves to be the global leader in providing top Android mobile lines by beating Apple’s iPhone 5 in terms of patronage. This first quarter of 2013, Samsung has reported an increase in the number of people switching to the company’s line of Android Galaxy devices. Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is perfect especially for those who love reading eBooks and browsing the internet. This gadget may come in handy if you’re a graduate school student at the University of Bremen or University of Freiburg taking advanced German literature requiring lots of reading materials. You can either install the Kindle application or Aldiko book reader app to sync eBooks in epub or pdf formats. The price of the phablet in Amazon Germany is 549 Euros (713 USD).
The good thing about Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is the full-phone functionality and the latest Android Jellybean platform. Phablets are also becoming a trend in Germany. Aside from the latest OS, Note 8.0 features the latest 4G LTE connectivity. With an unlimited data line from local German service provider Deutsche Telecom, one can expect ultra-fast browsing when using the default Android browser. With the integration of Flash plug-in, video streaming is quite speedy. You can watch your favorite music videos on YouTube instantly. With a phablet interface, Note 8.0 delivers a premium experience when watching HD movies. A poker enthusiast can stream live poker tournaments happening in Germany and its neighboring European countries at partypoker TV from partypoker de, the largest online gaming site in Germany, without having the need to wait for longer buffering time.
Online gaming is flawless in this device so long as you maintain decent internet connectivity. Since it’s 4G with a maximum speed cache of 100mbps, you can play your favorite partypoker games like Ohama Hi-Lo , No-Limit Texas Hold E’m and 7 Card Stud directly from the phone’s browser or if you install the chrome application for mobile. Poker is quite huge in Germany. There is even an annual German Poker Tournament in one of the prestigious casino sites in Berlin. With the 2 gigabytes of RAM and the 1.6 GHz Quad-core processor, playing classic poker games with cards and table interface will give you minimal to zero lag. To enjoy the full spectrum of poker games, the Android edition is available from the partypoker website.
Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 is the perfect choice of smartphone because it also includes a 5 megapixel rear camera and a front-facing camera of 1.3 megapixels. It also comes with a stylus pen that’ll help you transform this tablet into a digital memo. You can choose from 3 different storage capacities: 16, 32, or 64 gigabytes. Compared to the iPad, this gadget has a room for an expansion micro SD slot.