Samsung working hard to bring software upgrades to GALAXY users: Premium Suite coming to GALAXY Note

March 22, 2012 | Comments | Tomorrow Works

Ever since the introduction of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, many users worldwide have been eager to get it on their Android devices. At Samsung, we kicked off the Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade with the GALAXY S II on March 13th. GALAXY S II LTE, GALAXY Tab 8.9 and GALAXY Tab 10.1 are to follow as well as Android 2.3 Gingerbread firmware upgrades for GALAXY S, GALAXY S Plus, GALAXY S SCL(Super Clear LCD), GALAXY W and GALAXY Tab 7”. Our architects and engineers are working very hard to bring a secure and pleasant Ice Cream Sandwich experience to users as soon as possible.

 

 

Today, we are proud to announce that we will be offering a Premium Suite upgrade for GALAXY Note users worldwide from Q2. The software package includes extra multimedia features and a range of new S Pen optimized applications in addition to an OS upgrade to Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.

 

GALAXY Note Premium Suite offers exclusive S Pen applications, enhanced multimedia features, and an Android 4.0 upgrade


 

S Note

 

The Premium Suite will offer new features and applications exclusive to GALAXY Note and its innovative S Pen, which includes S Note, a unique tool that lets you combine your notes or sketches with other digital content, giving you a new way to create your own stories. S Note comes in various ready-to-use templates for a range of tasks including meeting minutes, diary and others.

 

S Note also includes the innovative Shape Match and Formula Match applications that help correct and digitize geometric shapes and even solve numeric formulas hand-drawn with S Pen, increasing your on-the-go efficiency and productivity. You can draw tables and grids which are instantly digitized, saving time and effort. Moreover, by using the S Note’s integrated knowledge search engines, users can quickly search, and obtain information. 

 

My Story

 

For a touch of self-expression, the Premium Suite also includes My Story, another S Pen optimized application that allows you to create personalized digital cards for friends or family using any type of content including notes, video content, photos, text or voice.

 

Angry Birds Space

 

 

In celebration of the Premium Suite upgrade announcement and as an official launch partner of Angry Birds Space, Samsung will provide the newest Angry Birds game from Rovio Entertainment to all GALAXY users including an exclusive GALAXY Note level will be provided for extra fun. Moreover, a special package of 30 challenging levels – ‘Danger Zone’ – will be available for free if unpacked within the three-month period. Visit http://samsung.angrybirds.com/galaxynote for more information.

 

 

The Ice Cream Sandwich upgrade brings an entirely new look and feel to Android on GALAXY Note, with a more intuitive user interface that includes a redesigned App menu for easier multi-tasking. The upgrade also introduces innovations such as Face Unlock, Snapshot, Android Beam and others.

 

“GALAXY Note continues to delight customers all over the world with its incredible versatility and unique user experience. With the Premium Suite upgrade, we wanted to add features that enrich users’ Note experience even more, including the great advantages of Android 4.0 and innovative applications for S Pen. We are committed to providing extraordinary experiences for consumers, and we will continue to provide new features and upgrades to enrich our offering.” -JK Shin, President of IT & Mobile Communications Division

 

The availability and scheduling of the software upgrade will vary by market and wireless carriers’ requirements.