Samsung Galaxy Note 3 with 5.7inch Full HD display announced, shipping starts Sept 25

Samsung has just announced the third iteration of their successful premium phablet series – Galaxy Note 3. The Galaxy Note 3 was announced at the IFA 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The Galaxy Note 3 comes with a 5.7inch Full HD Super AMOLED display. Just like their flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 3 will come in two variants – the international variant sporting the Exynos Octa chipset and the USA variant sporting the Snapdragon 800 SoC. Both the variants will come with 3GB RAM and will have 16/32/64GB variants and a microSD card slot.


Like the usual Samsung premium devices, the Galaxy Note 3 is packed with a plethora of software features that include Samsung’s trademark Multi-Window, Smart Stay, Smart scroll, smart rotate, S-Beam, Air View. Like any other Note device, the Note 3 will also come with Samsung’s S-Pen stylus which is advanced. It will come with Samsung’s latest Samsung Knox for security features.

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Specifications

  • 5.7-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) Full HD Super AMOLED display
  • 2.3GHz Snapdragon 800 LTE / 1.9GHz Exynos Octa-Core
  • Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean)
  • 13MP camera BSI Sensor with High CRI LED flash with Smart Stabilizer
  • UHD 4K video recording 30fps(Only Snapdragon version) / 1080p 60fps / Slow motion 720p HD 120fps
  • 2MP front-facing camera with 1080p video recording
  • 3.5mm audio jack with UHQA, FM Radio with RDS
  • 3GB RAM,  32/64GB internal memory, Upto 64GB expandable memory via microSD card
  • 4G LTE / 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS/ GLONASS, MHL, NFC, IR blaster
  • 3200mAh Battery

The Galaxy Note 3 will be available in Jet Black, Classic White and Blush Pink colors at launch and it will come with a wide variety of exchangeable back covers.

There is no word on pricing yet, but the Galaxy Note 3 will be available as soon as September 25th across 140 countries.

Author: Bharadwaj Chandramouli

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