Samsung Galaxy Note 3 release date, specs and rumours
Big phones are big business, it seems. One of the most popular phablets out there right now is the Samsung Galaxy Note (1 and 2). Samsung is in the final stages of perfecting the latest Note smartphone, so here’s where we scour the internet and bring back our findings, in what we call our Samsung Galaxy Note 3 release date and specs roundup. See Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaked in photo with specs.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 release date
Normally with smartphones’ release dates there are several potential dates where a device is expected to launch. However, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 only really has one so far – which is encouraging for its validity.
The current rumoured Samsung Galaxy Note 3’s release date is set for IFA later this year. This release date was reported by the website SamMobile, which claims the date was given to them by a Samsung “insider”.
…IFA is set to kick off in Berlin on 6th September, by the way. Read more about it here.
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 specs
There once was a time where the specs of a new smartphone were a bit of a mystery. However the last year has seen some amazingly accurate leaked specs stories. The HTC One’s leaked specs list was pretty much a press release for example.
Fortunately, there’s a pretty believable ‘Samsung Galaxy Note 3 leaked specs’ article that has been doing the rounds recently. Here's what it was saying
Screen: 5.9-inch with Super AMOLED technology
Processor: Exynos 5410 Octa 8-core processor
Storage: 16GB or 32GB, with a microSD slot for memory cards up to 64GB
OS: Andoird 4.2.2 Jelly Bean
Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to feature flexible screen
By Chris Martin - Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Note 3 phablet will supposedly feature a flexible OLED screen.
The Galaxy Note 3 is expected to launch later this and a number of details about the smartphone-cum-tablet have leaked. However, now the device is rumoured to use a flexible OLED display made from plastic, according to the OLED Association. See also: Samsung Galaxy Note 3 specs leaked.
The site said: "Samsung Electronics Company (SEC) will exhibit a new Galaxy Note 3, featuring an unbreakable OLED display at IFA 2013 in September and plans to launch the product in Q4’2013."
Read more about Samsung Galaxy Note 3 to feature flexible screen here.
Samsung to use metal design for Galaxy Note 3
By Chris Martin - Samsung will reportedly use a higher quality metal design for its upcoming Galaxy Note 3 smartphone.
It appears that with the success of the HTC One, with its aluminium uni-body, Samsung is 'worried' about the quality of its own handsets. Samsung will be switching to a metal design and build for the Galaxy Note 3 smartphone, according to SamMobile.
Read more about Samsung to use metal design for Galaxy Note 3 here.
Continue on to the next page to see our initial release date and specs round up. (It seems a shame to just delete it).