Galaxy Note II to launch in a week in Europe

Galaxy Note II to launch in a week in Europe
A fresh rumor goes that the Galaxy Note II, one of the hottest sequels of the year, will launch as soon as next week in Europe! According to SamMobile, by this time next week, users from two European countries will be able to enjoy the handset they were longing for - Germany and Italy. Other markets, like France, Netherlands and the U.K. will have to wait just a bit more, as they are said to be getting the Galaxy Note 2 in the very beginning of October. Here are the exact rumored release dates:

  • Germany: September 27
  • Italy: September 28
  • France: October 1-2
  • United Kingdom: October 1-2
  • Netherlands: October 1-2


As Note fans probably remember, the gigantic smartphone isn't expected to arrive at the U.S. until the end of October, which would be about a month later. Who do you think is to blame, the carriers or Samsung itself, for not coordinating its launches properly?

source: SamMobile

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GALAXY Note II
  • Display 5.5" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.9 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 4 Quad, Quad-core, 1600 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3100 mAh(16h 3G talk time)

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14 Comments

1. hobble

Posts: 130; Member since: Oct 11, 2011

Too soon! lol

2. SuperAndroidEvo

Posts: 4888; Member since: Apr 15, 2011

Hey it's better than the way they launched the Samsung Galaxy S II. The U.S. had to wait about half a year to get it. The Samsung Galaxy Note II will launch in the U.S. about 4 weeks later. It's really not that bad. Also it gives us some extra time to save some money for the phone. lol

10. Jeradiah3

Posts: 1149; Member since: Feb 11, 2010

I agree lol

12. MobileCaseReview

Posts: 242; Member since: Feb 10, 2012

October 21st to be precise.

3. Maddy

Posts: 31; Member since: Sep 13, 2012

Hey phone arena please remove those annoying live ads from your site...

4. rusticguy

Posts: 2828; Member since: Aug 11, 2012

Well they have put it in palce so that one can practise TURN by TURN Navigation without the aid of Apple Maps ... i have to struggle everytime to avoid those cr@p rollovers :-|

6. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

phonearena.com is just making money.

5. Ragnarockd

Posts: 47; Member since: Aug 27, 2012

Good to see note 2 just on time. Do you think an android fan would get the same reception when buying the first android device as did with iphone 5?

7. kevin.dima

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

Notice that the source of the article is incorrect, here is the source of the article where the news is reported for Italy and that obviously concerns the whole of Europe:http://android.caotic.it/2012/09/samsung-galaxy-note-2-dal-28-settembre-in-italia-a-699e-esclusiva/ We hope to be named because the news was the result of a great job! All the best, The staff of Caotic.it

8. marctorres

Posts: 10; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

good phone

9. joshhud

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 21, 2012

So the SamsunUSA site says mid-November for Galaxy Note 2 and already pre-orders for US Cellular

11. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

And a week after in U.S.?

13. alfadolla

Posts: 28; Member since: Mar 14, 2011

wow those lucky sons of samsung

14. KingNote

Posts: 15; Member since: Jul 25, 2012

That is to long a wait... Sighs, I can't wait...

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