Samsung launched its 5.7 inch Galaxy Note 3 device at the Samsung unpacked event yesterday. Ahead of the Samsung launch in the last week of August Micromax launched its Canvas Doodle 2 big screen phone with 5.7 inch display screen.
Without a second thought, Micromax's phablet was launched as a competitor to the Note 3 from Samsung.
Both are have a 5.7 inch display screen and both support a pen-like stylus that brings them into the competition. The Galaxy Note 3 sports a 13 megapixel primary and 2 megapixel secondary shooter, while the Canvas Doodle 2has got 12 megapixel and 5 megapixel camera.
Let us look at a spec comparison.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3
Micromax Canvas Doodle 2
Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen
1080 x 1920 pixels
720 x 1280 pixels
LTE- Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 2.3 GHz Krait 400
3G - 1.9 GHz octa-core Cortex-A7 processor
MediaTek MTK6589 1.2 GHz quad-core processor
Android 4.2.1 Jelly Bean
32 and 64 GB storage
Yet to be revealed
The Canvas Doodle 2 in the initial spec review appears slightly heavier with and ticker than the Note 3 from Samsung. The Internal memory of the Canvas Doodle 2 cannot be expanded while that of Galaxy Note 3 is expandable up to 64 GB. The Canvas Doodle 2 has a smaller battery, but also have a lesser pixel density to cater to.
We will have to wait till Samsung releases the price of the handset, and see if the difference in amount is enough to dissuade you from buying Sammy’s latest.