Samsung Galaxy Note 7 pre-orders to open at T-Mobile next week, already live in Dubai?

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is one of those not so well-kept secrets that the marvelous universe of leaked devices has got us used to. We've seen the Note 7 in plenty of renders, we know what to expect from it in terms of features, and we also know when it will be announced: on August 2.

Not long ago, we heard that pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 7 would go live immediately after its announcement, on August 2. However, it looks like the new smartphone can already be pre-ordered in Dubai, one of the most important cities in the Middle East. SamMobile received a photo and additional details about this: reportedly, interested folks in Dubai can pre-book a Note 7 by making a deposit of around $140. They should receive the handset on (or about) August 2, alongside a free 128 GB microSD card as a gift.

What about the US? Well, according to SamMobile, T-Mobile should start taking pre-orders for the Galaxy Note 7 sometime next week (thus before the end of July), planning to release it on August 2. If that happens, we assume that all other major carriers will being to accept pre-orders at about the same time.

At the moment, the price of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 isn't known, though it's probably safe to assume that the handset will be as expensive as the Note 5 - so we're expecting it to cost at least $700 unlocked. So, who's looking forward to getting a brand new, shiny Note 7?


source: SamMobile (1), (2)

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Galaxy Note 7
  • Display 5.7" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core, 2150 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3500 mAh

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25 Comments

1. fyah_king unregistered

I'll take that free micro sd card too.

2. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1817; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

As I've said before...My cash has been ready!!

3. deviceguy2016

Posts: 826; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Same here money is starting to collect dust waiting lol

11. Mreveryphone

Posts: 1817; Member since: Apr 22, 2014

Yep!!

5. deviceguy2016

Posts: 826; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Oooops sorry double post lol, but luckily i know someone at t mobile when they get them I'll get it that day...

6. Nopers unregistered

So you pre order a device before you even know the specs? How does that even work, "well this version is £680 and this version is £720 but we can't tell you the difference between them"

15. deviceguy2016

Posts: 826; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Not preordering here I'm notified the day my friend at t mobile has the also he's the store manager but don't preorder if you don't know the specs, but I assure you if it's anything like note 5 it's well worth the the buy!!

7. sudbury78

Posts: 136; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

I am SO ready to JOD my Iphone 6s+ for the blue Note 7. Fingers crossed it comes to the states. I have to jump into Amazon for a smoking deal on SD Cards. As we say at Phone Arena, My body and wallet is ready. :)

8. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

You might want to wait for the UFS Memory cards Samsung just came out with, depending on if the Note 7 is compatible with it and if they're reasonably priced. http://www.phonearena.com/news/Samsung-unveils-the-first-UFS-memory-card-set-worlds-fastest_id82973

14. tedkord

Posts: 17318; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

If the Note 7 is as good as it looks to be, I've got a 200gb SanDisk waiting for it, until the UFS cards arrive. Assuming, of course, the Note 7 is compatible.

9. wtmana

Posts: 56; Member since: Nov 27, 2013

No white version ???

10. IT-Engineer

Posts: 535; Member since: Feb 26, 2015

That this just stupid! Pre-ordering a device without knowing the official specs and design? Are they that stupid or do they know that some stupid people will play along

13. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

90% of the specs have been confirmed. That's enough to pre-order it already.

20. xdza1979

Posts: 296; Member since: Aug 08, 2015

You cant go wrong with king of phones.

12. MartyK

Posts: 1043; Member since: Apr 11, 2012

I'll wait until they throw in a few goodies aka VR... Lol

17. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

Well. In Dubai the Note 10 is available for preorder. With that kind of money. Im sure you can preorder anything in advance. lol

24. deviceguy2016

Posts: 826; Member since: Jun 16, 2016

Are you ok it's note 7

18. Pitrich

Posts: 239; Member since: Apr 13, 2016

I still don't know a SUPER important spec to me personally. That's battery capacity. I have a bad feeling there going for the smaller one

19. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

I'm in Dubai and I confirm this is legit, people here are excited af to get their hands on the all new Note!

21. Amroze

Posts: 597; Member since: Jul 04, 2016

Yeah really, with 4gb Ram and 3600Mah. Epic fail. Look at the OP3 and Axon with 6gb Ram.

23. legiloca

Posts: 1676; Member since: Nov 11, 2014

Apparently not a lot of people care about specs, they care about brand recognition, after market support (which Samsung has upped its game already) and its recognition among accessories market (cases and stuff) and repair shops. Good luck having to travel huge miles just to get your Axon or OP repaired let alone finding its parts or accessories. Only way for those 2 or any other brand to compete? Fight harder. And as for you? Troll harder

25. cripton805

Posts: 1485; Member since: Mar 18, 2012

Whats the point of having so much ram? The system only uses so much and the rest is to keep apps in memory. Do you really need like 50apps running? lol

22. John-Knotts

Posts: 380; Member since: Feb 28, 2015

3500 MaH

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