Pros

  • Crisp, high-res display
  • Stylus makes it easy to take notes
  • Super thin and lightweight

Cons

  • Stutters when switching apps
  • Too many Android features replaced by Samsung software

At A Glance

Poor performance and an overabundance of Samsung software make the Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 edition) a hard sell.

Manufacturer’s Description

Easy tasking in one view

Multi Window

Multi Window lets you view multiple applications simultaneously, which you can move around and re-size. It provides the most freeform and flexible interface for flawless multitasking, suitable for even the most task-heavy users. Cascade View offers a flow patterned view of multiple applications (up to 16) adjusting to your daily tasks for flawless apps management. Dual View allows two main apps to be viewed side-by-side vertically or horizontally-- also resizable. Search the web while jotting down your notes, check email while watching a video, continue working on your docs while fielding calls -- your productivity is sky high.