DNP EMBARGO  Samsung Galaxy Note 101 What's changed

Unlike the Galaxy Note, which has received an annual update since it first launched at IFA, the Galaxy Note 10.1 hasn't been refreshed since its debut over a year ago. Lest you think Samsung forgot about its larger S-Pen device, the company just outed a 2014 edition. A lot can change in two years, so just how does the new Note 10.1 stack up to the original? Follow us past the break to find out.

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Galaxy Note 10.1 (2012) Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014)
Dimensions 10.32 x 7.09 x 0.35 inches (262 x 180 x 8.9mm) 9.57 x 6.75 x 0.31 inches (243.1 x 171.4 x 7.9mm)
Weight 21.06 oz. (597g) 18.87 oz. (535g)
Screen size 10.1 inches 10.1 inches
Screen resolution 1,280 x 800 (150 ppi) 2,560 x 1,600 (299 ppi)
Screen type WXGA LCD WQXGA Super Clear LCD
Battery 7,000mAh 8,220mAh
Internal storage 16 / 32 / 64GB 16/ 32 / 64GB
External storage microSD (up to 64GB) microSD (up to 64GB)
Rear camera 5MP 8MP
Front-facing cam 1.9MP 2MP
Video capture 720p 1080p
WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n (2.4 and 5 GHz) 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4 and 5 GHz)
Radios HSPA+ HSPA+, LTE
Bluetooth Version 4.0 Version 4.0
SoC 1.4GHz quad-core Exynos 2.3GHz quad-core processor / 1.9GHz octa-core processor (varies by market)
RAM 2GB 3GB
Operating system Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich(upgraded to 4.1.2) Android 4.3 Jelly Bean

Zach Honig contributed to this report.

Samsung reveals Galaxy Note 10.1 2014 edition