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Samsung confirms Oct 27th event, but it's for the Galaxy Note, not Nexus Prime

0. phoneArena 13 Oct 2011, 09:37 posted on

Samsung postponed its October 11th CTIA event, which - rumor was - had to bring the Nexus Prime and Google’s new Android, Ice Cream Sandwich, and since then speculations circled…

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posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:09

35. Leodrade (Posts: 87; Member since: 26 Aug 2011)

it's confirmed now, October 19 is the official release date

posted on 16 Oct 2011, 03:22

51. Firedrops (Posts: 249; Member since: 06 Sep 2011)

True, but with its current leaked specs it would easily overshadow the droid Razr if it launched within the same few days.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 10:13

10. Brian L (unregistered)

I'm sick of this. Its getting so frustrating waiting for anything concrete about this blasted phone. If they don't announce it soon, I'm just going to fold and get an Epic 4G Touch and be done with it.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 10:38

11. dacastrator (Posts: 232; Member since: 22 Sep 2011)

patience my friend. it will come pretty soon. and it has to.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 10:53 3

15. lilstevie (unregistered)

That'll sure show Samsung! Punish them by buying another one of their products.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 11:11 1

16. taz89 (Posts: 2014; Member since: 03 May 2011)

patience people it will be coming soon...dont think will have to wait any longer than a month and the amoled hd screen is worth waiting for it alone for me

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 11:36 1

20. roldefol (Posts: 4362; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)

That's my primary reason for wanting the Prime. I've waited over a year for Android phones to catch up to the crispness of the iPhone 4's screen. Say what you will about iOS, that screen is a thing of beauty. Combine that fine resolution with Super AMOLED and it'll blow other displays away.

Oh and ICS looks pretty neat, too.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 11:32

19. Tmachaveli (Posts: 425; Member since: 01 Apr 2011)

it will be here don't worry

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 11:48 1

22. phungn (Posts: 26; Member since: 01 Sep 2011)

I want this note O_O

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 12:07

23. roldefol (Posts: 4362; Member since: 28 Jan 2011)

Hasn't the "bigger is better" trend hit critical mass with the Note? How much phone are people going to want to hold up to their ears?

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 12:36

25. tech-head (Posts: 133; Member since: 02 Sep 2011)

Please lord let the Nexus Prime come to AT&T.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 13:35

27. AndroidShiz (unregistered)

Arrrrgh! I'm gonna go to BestBuy, buy a SGS 2, and just take it back in the next 45 days for a full refund if something better comes out.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 14:46

31. warlockz (Posts: 156; Member since: 10 Oct 2011)

I'm going to give it until the end of November if not might end up picking up a glorified app launcher phone lol at least I know its built strong and within a year they will release a update. But nexus is the first choice.!! Samsung hurry up lol or else apple will ban you in every part of the globe.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:04

32. arcq12 (Posts: 733; Member since: 13 Oct 2011)

Giant phone. ridiculous.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:06

33. Leodrade (Posts: 87; Member since: 26 Aug 2011)

If you don't like big phones what are you doing here? Go play with an Iphone 4s

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:28

38. RORYREVOLUTION (Posts: 3116; Member since: 12 Jan 2010)

Well the thing did say "Something BIG was coming" And it only makes sense that they were talking about the Galaxy Note, which has a 5.3 inch display if I'm not correct.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:47

41. Thump3rDX17 (Posts: 2160; Member since: 10 May 2010)

it didn't tease a picture of the Note. it doesn't have a curved screen. i believe they'll unveil Tablet dock functionality with the Prime.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:30

39. ecml490 (unregistered)

It's been confirmed that Samsung and Google has rescheduled the event to October, 19th!

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 15:33

40. Commentator (Posts: 3722; Member since: 16 Aug 2011)

Engadget just reported that the ICS event is on the 19th.

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 16:05

44. taz89 (Posts: 2014; Member since: 03 May 2011)

galaxy nexus and ICS event rescheduled for the 18th of October in honk kong next week....
lol everyone was compling it was delayed because of this rumour and that rumour

posted on 13 Oct 2011, 16:34

45. superguy (Posts: 295; Member since: 15 Jul 2011)

Looks like PA ended up being wrong and confused some events. Now supposed to be announced next Tuesday evening (in the US). ^

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