Features Key features of the GALAXY Note II  vs OneTouch Idol X+ 

screen size

screen resolution

GALAXY Note II
1280 x 720
OneTouch Idol X+
1920 x 1080

memory

processor

GALAXY Note II
Quad core
OneTouch Idol X+
Octa core

camera resolution

Differences What are the advantages of each

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Screen uses OLED technology Yes vs No About half of smartphones are OLED; OLED screens are typically higher contrast and use less power
Supports NFC Yes vs No Somewhat common; Enables payment by phone and other wireless communications
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Much better theoretical download speed 100 Mb/s vs 42.2 Mb/s More than 2.2x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Significantly longer standby time 58,752 min vs 39,024 min More than 50% longer standby time
More battery capacity 3,100 mA·h vs 2,500 mA·h Around 25% more battery capacity
Bigger screen 5.5" vs 5" 10% bigger screen
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More cores Octa core vs Quad core Twice as many cores; each additional core lets your phone do more without visible UI slowdowns and jerkiness
Much lighter 125 g vs 182 g More than 30% lighter
Significantly sharper screen 440 ppi vs 267 ppi Around 65% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Significantly longer standby time (3G) 36,000 min vs 14,976 min Around 2.5x longer standby time (3G)
Significantly higher resolution 1920 x 1080 vs 1280 x 720 2.2x higher resolution
Higher resolution front camera 13.1 MP vs 8 MP Around 65% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Faster processor 2 GHz vs 1.6 GHz Around 25% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
Thinner 8.1 mm vs 9 mm More than 10% thinner

Reviews Word on the street

GALAXY Note II  vs OneTouch Idol X+ 

9.0
7.5
Other than those, you get the usual wide viewing angles, extreme contrast, and saturated colors you would with other Super AMOLED displays, making the phone the best handset out there for enjoying video with this screen size.
GALAXY Note II

Specifications Full list of technical specs

screen

GALAXY Note II  vs
OneTouch Idol X+ 
Type AMOLED Super IPS LCD2
Size 5.5" 5"
Resolution 1280 x 720 1920 x 1080
Multitouch Yes N/A
PPI 267 ppi 440 ppi

hardware

Clock speed 1.6 GHz 2 GHz
Number of cores Quad core Octa core
RAM 2 GB 2 GB
Internal storage 16 GB 16 GB
Supported card formats
SDXC
SDHC
SD

photo & video

Camera 8 MP 13.1 MP
Resolution 8 MP 13.1 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 1.9 MP 2 MP
Video resolution 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps 1920 x 1080 @ 30 fps

cellular

Generation 4G 4G
Networks
LTE Cat3/4 Uplink (50 Mb/s)
LTE Cat3 (100 Mb/s)
HSUPA (5.76 Mb/s)
CDMA (0.01 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
Unknown (42.2 Mb/s)
EV-DO Rev.A
LTE Cat 3 (100/)
HSDPA+ (42.2 Mb/s)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)

battery

Talk time 1,320 min 1,620 min
Talk time (3G) 960 min 960 min
Standby time 58,752 min 39,024 min
Standby time (3G) 14,976 min 36,000 min
Capacity 3,100 mA·h 2,500 mA·h

form factor

GALAXY Note II  vs
OneTouch Idol X+ 
Weight 182 g 125 g
Thickness 9 mm 8.1 mm
Size 81 x 151 x 9 mm 69.1 x 140.4 x 8.1 mm

sensors

Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes

music

Supports FM radio Yes Yes

software

Operating system Android 4.4.2 Android 4.4.4
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps

connectivity

Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC Yes No
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.0
Samsung GALAXY Note II
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