Why should I consider the Galaxy Note 7 when it's been banned from airplanes?
We can't deny the fact theGalaxy Note 7 is one of the best-rated Android phones of the year. No other phablet-sized device compares in design and functionality, and it's one of the few mobile devices with a useful pressure-sensitive stylus in tow. But it hasn't been without its problems, with its reputation taking a beating due to unexpected problems with its battery.
Thankfully, anofficial recall has been put into effect, and there will soon be plenty of safe, vettedNote 7 units waiting to be taken to their forever homes. If you're still deliberating whether to purchase the Note 7, here are five reasons you might consider it when it's back on sale.
It's the prettiest phone Samsung has ever made
Beauty is definitely in the eye of the beholder, but, the Galaxy Note 7 is so much prettier than its flagship predecessors . Look at its curves, and the way the display cascades into its curved edges — it's as if there's hardly a bezel at all. And take a peek at all theavailable varieties of the Note 7—the Blue Coral alone is the nicest smartphone color combination we've seen yet.
It's one of the best smartphone cameras
Eat your heart out, iPhone users. You may be enjoying the camera on your new iPhone 7 , but Samsung phones have been worthy sole-shooters for some time. The Note 7 is no different with its 12-megapixel rear-facing camera equipped with OIS and a f/1.7 aperture. It also offers manual camera controls, including the ability to shoot in RAW, and a variety of nifty camera features, like live YouTube broadcasting, from inside the camera app.
It's the most stylus-friendly Android device