05-28-2014 03:18 AM
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  1. laurenforyou's Avatar
    black or white galaxy tablet?
    I recently got a white tablet and Im starting to have doubts. The back is the faux leather backing. I realized if I take this around without a case, (accessories for the tab pro are not many...) eventually the back will start getting yellow? anyone's thoughts or experiences on this? Will the back start turning yellow or dirty for the white version? Ive liked white phones and tablets but if it is going to get dirty, I would return it and get black for sure.
    04-01-2014 08:13 PM
  2. brosko's Avatar
    I would definitely choose the black one, not only for cosmetic reasons but also because on the white tablet you can notice the thin black line around the perimeter of the screen between screen and white bezel. With the black tablet you don't notice it because it blends in with the color of the bezel.
    04-01-2014 08:17 PM
  3. laurenforyou's Avatar
    How about the back? Im not too worried about anything else except for the back getting dirty or changing color
    04-01-2014 08:24 PM
  4. charles777's Avatar
    How about the back? Im not too worried about anything else except for the back getting dirty or changing color
    It's molded plastic which means you can wipe it clean... don't see why it would discolor with normal use and regular care. If ever it does change color after a few years, just put on a case. For the price you're paying though, you are tempting the devil by not protecting it from the get-go with a decent case. I have the black and I love it
    04-01-2014 10:16 PM
  5. laurenforyou's Avatar
    Thanks! If only there are decent cases for the tab pro
    04-01-2014 10:53 PM
  6. rchapman80's Avatar
    I have the white and I don't notice the black around the screen before the bezel. Maybe because I'm so impressed with the screen. I didn't buy the original note because I thought the screen was garbage and the plastic was flimsy.

    As for cases... check out the Moko cases on amazon.com. I purchased the ultra slim in Navy and I love it. Fits like a glove and nice quality for the price. I paid $18 for mine.

    Sent from my SM-P600 using AC Forums mobile app
    04-02-2014 12:20 AM
  7. laurenforyou's Avatar
    How do you guys keep your "faux leather backing" clean? Will a baby wipe suffice?
    04-02-2014 04:23 AM
  8. Dale_M's Avatar
    I chose black.... If the white offends you, get a cover of more desirable color.....

    04-02-2014 12:03 PM
  9. laurenforyou's Avatar
    Its not the appearance im worried about. More about the technical aspects such as will dirt axcumulate on the sides of the tablet or will the backing change colors
    04-03-2014 03:09 AM
  10. cd619's Avatar
    By mistake, I ordered the white tablet with the black Samsung cover. I realized the mistake before the two items arrived and I fully interned on returning one... but, I really like the black/white combo. You get a hint of the white around the camera lens in the back, but then when you open it there is the nice bright white trim.
    04-03-2014 11:37 AM
  11. Dale_M's Avatar
    Dirt accumulation is a house keeping issue, not a product issue ... Paper towels damped with Windex does wonderful things... I suppose you never clean you PC screen and keyboard too....

    04-03-2014 12:14 PM
  12. laurenforyou's Avatar
    Wow rude... I suppose youre a tightass
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    04-03-2014 06:46 PM
  13. monicakm's Avatar
    This is a total non-issue. It's purely preference. The white plastic isn't going to yellow. Use a mixture of 50/50 water/alcohol, lightly mist on a soft cloth to clean front and back. Both colors are going to get as dirty or stay as clean as the other. Just get what you want. I wanted white I have a Poetic white case on mine. Yesterday I used a damp paper towel to clean it.
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    04-03-2014 07:15 PM
  14. Dale_M's Avatar
    Wow rude... I suppose youre a tightass
    Little dose of reality to much for you?

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    04-03-2014 07:39 PM
  15. ddavtian's Avatar
    Its not the appearance im worried about. More about the technical aspects such as will dirt axcumulate on the sides of the tablet or will the backing change colors
    Backing changing color - I'd say it's an appearance, not a technical aspect.
    04-03-2014 08:51 PM
  16. CehowardNote7's Avatar
    Black, they are faster.
    04-03-2014 10:19 PM
  17. laurenforyou's Avatar
    Sigh... *Too
    04-04-2014 02:18 AM
  18. KiwiGrrl's Avatar
    Insults and playing grammar police ... definite way to ensure you get timely and relevant answers to all future questions! LOL.

    I've had white since basically launch. No yellowing and dirt washes right off if I happen to leave it outside of it's cover.

    ... sent from the road
    04-06-2014 02:43 PM
  19. dashdashdot's Avatar
    I've got 3 notes - 10.1, 10.1 2014, & 12.2 - and they're all white. They're all clean because I keep them in cases. The cases are filthy though.

    Sent with love from one of my Samsungs
    04-06-2014 03:39 PM
  20. Closingracer's Avatar
    I have a White note 3 and while myself thought of returning it for the Black eventually decided against it since i didn't feel like installing all the apps again nor putting my log in info over again. I do have the Black note 10.1 2014 edition though and generally i like the look and feel of both
    04-06-2014 06:46 PM
  21. Red Skye's Avatar
    After I saw a demo last Xmas of both a white GN 10.1 and black GN 10.1 side by side the Samsung demo guy pointed out two things. Side by side the white screen looked brighter (it's an optical illusion) simply because of the white surround, also pointed out that the white one showed up finger prints less than on a black one. So although I considered getting the black version his demonstration convinced me to buy the white version, I don't have any regrets.
    05-10-2014 08:38 PM
  22. bclinger#IM's Avatar
    White Note 3, white Note 8, white Note 10.1-14. I started with black and moved to white. All are cased.

    Via my Note 3
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    05-10-2014 11:04 PM
  23. JellyBeanGurl's Avatar
    I love white.

    Sent From my Note 10.1
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    05-11-2014 12:57 AM
  24. Closingracer's Avatar
    I kept my white note 3 and still looks brand new as when i took it out of the box
    05-12-2014 02:50 PM
  25. Choorp's Avatar
    I much prefer the look and feel of the black over the white.
    05-12-2014 06:41 PM
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