Samsung (Credit: Reuters)
Samsung (Credit: Reuters)Reuters

South Korean tech giant Samsung's next generation phablet Galaxy Note 3, which has been in news for quite some time now, is reportedly rolling out on 27 September in Taiwan.

Taiwanese site ePrice has reported that pre order window of Galaxy Note 3 will open from 16 September in Taiwan and the device will hit the retail shelves on 27 September. However it is not clear how far the latest report holds true.

Earlier this week, Lee Young-hee, Executive vice President of Samsung's Mobile Business had confirmed that the Korean chaebol company would launch the Galaxy Note 3 on 4 September, two days ahead of the annual international consumer electronics show, IFA (Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin) 2013 along with Samsung's first ever wearable device - Galaxy Gear.

According to rumours, Galaxy Note 3 will feature a 5.7-inch AMOLED display with full HD resolutions, Android 4.3 Jelly bean operating system powered by Snapdragon 800 Chipset or an eight-core Exynos 5 Octa chipset with support for LTE-A, 3GB RAM and a 13.0-megapixel camera with Xenon flash.

A recent report also suggested that the device will come in a pink variant apart from the customary black and white options. SamMobile had reported that the pink model of Samsung Galaxy Note 3 may be released sometime in October and the Shipment of black and white variants may start in the first week of September.

Rumoured specifications of Galaxy Note 3

5.7-inch Super AMOLED Full HD Display

Android v4.3 Jelly Bean OS

2.3GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core processor/ Exynos 5420 Octa-core processor


32GB internal storage

13.0-megapixel rear camera with Xenon flash support

3,200mAh battery