Originally Posted by afv011
I played with the Note at the Samsung store that recently opened in Canada. A truly beautiful phone, and I would have considered it had it been available for my network. It looks big, but it nevertheless fits in your hand and that extra real state is really welcome.
That is how I kind of found it. I was in London, near the Olympic Village, on a short vacation, and Samsung had opened a flagship store just outside Stratford station. I went in there two days in a row to play around with it. Once I got home, and back to my HTC Desire, I knew I wanted to switch.