The Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2 a high-end tablet with a 12.2-inch, 2560 x 1600 screen, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 (MSM8974) processor (four Krait 400 cores, 2.3 GHz, Adreno 330 GPU), 3 GiB of RAM, and 32 GiB of storage space. It has support for 4G LTE networks, an 8 MP main camera and a 2 MP front camera, and the operating system is the Android 4.4 (“KitKat”). Let’s take a good look at this huge tablet.

Figure 1 shows the box of the Galaxy Note Pro 12.2. The part number of the model we tested is SM-P905.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2Figure 1: box

Inside the box, besides the tablet, we found a wall charger, USB 3.0 cable, headphones, and user manuals.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2Figure 2: accessories

Figure 3 reveals the Galaxy Note Pro 12.2. There is a physical “home” button, and capacitive “back” and “app list” buttons at its sides. At the top, there are the front camera and the light sensor. The tablet has a metal frame around it. The device can be found either black or white; we analyzed the white version.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2Figure 3: the Galaxy Note Pro 12.2

Figure 4 shows the back of the device. It has a plastic back panel with a leather-like texture. (There are even fake sewing stitches around it.) At the top, you will find the 8 MP camera and the LED flash.

Samsung Galaxy Note Pro 12.2Figure 4: back side

Rafael Otto Coelho is a physicist, a PhD student, and is a college professor in Brazil.