Samsung Galaxy Note 3 was unveiled on September 4th in Berlin Germany. Less than a month later it has already hit global markets. On 26th of September the Galaxy Note 3 global tour Africa happened in South Africa with availability of the device in South Africa said to be this week.
Kenya will wait a bit longer to second week of October and as usual, the first devices run out as fast as they came. Fortunatley, for fello Galaxy Note 3 enthusiasts, you can ensure you are among the first lot to get the device thanks to the pre-order by Duka1.com.
Duka 1 already has the pre-order site live and the devices according to Ashok, the proprietor of Duka 1 will be available from next week.
The Galaxy Note 3 will be available on pre-order at a price of Kshs 74,999 inclusive of VAT and will come with a free cover while the stocks last. Delivery will start one day after stock availability and customers will have an option to get the devices delivered to them vis courier or they can collect them from the Nagare Tech offices, the company that owns Duka 1 at Piedmont Plaza.
Below are the Product Specifications of the Galaxy Note 3
- 5.7 inch Full HD Super AMOLED screen with 1920 x 1080 pixels,
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean which is the latest version
- 1.9 GHz Octa Core (8 cores) processor
- 13 MP rear camera Autofocus, Smart Stabilization, LED Flash and zero shutter lag
- 2 MP front camera, Smart Stabilization and Full HD video recording at 30 frames per second
- WiFi, NFC, Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy
- IR LED for TV remote
- Gesture, Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Gyroscope, RGB
- Proximity, Barometer, Temperature & Humidity, Hall Sensor
- 151.2 x 79.2 x 8.3mm, 168g
- 3200 mAh Li-ion Battery
The Galaxy Note 3 comes with a premium soft and textured-touch back cover and delicate stitching making it feel like the traditional notebook and comes in three colours at launch, these are Jet Black, Classic White and Blush Pink, dozens of other colours of back covers will be available soon.
So if you can barely wait for the devices to be available and the scramble that comes with these premium devices like the Galaxy Note 3 hit this link and make your pre-order within this week. I wont be surprised if the first stock runs out in the first two days, it’s happened before. Oh, and the first batch that will be available next week and across the country is black.
Also, it pays to make your purchase through a vendor who will guarantee you device warranties including the Samsung cover for accidental damage from handling (ADH) that will get you a chance to have a screen replaced free incase you drop the device and break the screen, or repair incase of liquid damage, twice of each or once of each whichever comes first.