In January 2015, Samsung is reportedly planning to make an initial launch of its Galaxy Note Edge phablet in India. Priced at RS. 68,500, it was actually reported by ET, which also speaks that the Korean giant would also retail it for INR64,900.
When talked about Samsung Galaxy Note 4 in India went on sale for Rs. 58300 back in October, which is now retailing at Rs. 57,000 on its official eStore in India.
Price and specs goes with different equations, whereas the Galaxy Note Edge was announced at IFA 2014 in September alongside its non-curved Galaxy Note 4. Initially it was said that the Curved-edge Note will be a limited edition, but later Samsung changed its mind and decided to roll out in several countries and recently hits the UK market, already made available in Japan, South Korea and US. ‘
The Samsung Galaxy Note Edge is a 5.6-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) QHD Super AMOLED display phablet, comes with a bend on its right that utilizes 160 pixels density so that users can access frequently used apps, alerts, and device functionality even when the cover is closed with the swipe of a thumb.
According to the Vice President for Mobile and IT at Samsung India at ET, Asim Warsi said:
“India has one of the best Note attachments, therefore it is important that every evolution of Note comes early on in India ”
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Specifications
- 5.6-inch (1440 x 2560 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED display with 160 pixels curved edge
- 2.7 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 805 processor with Adreno 420 GPU
- 3GB RAM, 32GB / 64GB internal memory, expandable up to 64GB with microSD
- Android 4.4 (KitKat)
- 16MP rear camera with LED Flash, OIS and Ultra HD video recording
- 3.7MP front-facing camera, f/1.9 aperture, 120 degree wide angle lens
- 8.3 mm thick and weighs 174 grams
- Infrared LED for smart TV remote
- S Health 3.5, Finger Scanner, UV, Heart Rate Monitoring, SpO2 (Dependent on market)
- 4G LTE-A Cat.6 / 3G HSPA+ up to 42 Mbps, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (HT80) MIMO PCIe, Bluetooth v4.1 LE / ANT+, GPS / GLONASS / Beidou , USB2.0, MHL 3.0
- 3000mAh Battery
Are you going to purchase Galaxy Note Edge if its launches this January 2015 in India?