Samsung to launch Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE this week, the first phone with 450 Mbps data speeds

Late last month, we told you about the new variant of the Galaxy Note 4, meant for the South Korean market only. The phablet, known as the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE (SM-N916), was originally expected to come with the Snapdragon 810 chip, but the latest word out of Korean media has the device powered by Samsung's own Exynos 5433

The Note 4 S-LTE will support Cat. 9 LTE, which will allow for top downlink speeds as fast as 450 Mbps. The phone will handle the 10MHz +10MHz +20MHz tri-band carrier aggregation that SK Telecom's LTE-A network launched last month, too. These are all theoretically possible speeds, of course, real-life scenarios should be much slower, and yet Korea is once again proving itself to be at the forefront of mobile data speeds worldwide.

The Galaxy Note 4 S-LTE will thus be the first phone launched with LTE Cat. 9 support, followed promptly by the first phone with Snapdragon 810 chipset - LG G Flex 2 - which will also support up to the whopping 450 Mbps download speeds, and will be launched January 30th. The price Samsung would charge for Note 4 S-LTE, is still a mystery at this point, but should be quickly revealed, while the G Flex 2 pricing proved to be surprisingly decent for what the handset offers.

source: ETNews

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Galaxy Note 4
  • Display 5.7" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 3.7 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 1900 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3220 mAh(20h 3G talk time)



1. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Wow! Great! One of the best phones in the market today and if it's comes with SD810 then it's again icing on the cake.

4. rockers123

Posts: 137; Member since: Sep 08, 2013

Its not coming with 810.

2. thegeneral7010

Posts: 437; Member since: Dec 10, 2014

now iam sure that rumors about SD810 overheating issues were true. anyway i think that exynos 7octa is much better it is abeast in performing 2015 is gonna go to exynos.

3. neela_akaash

Posts: 1239; Member since: Aug 05, 2014

How could it be first, when XIAOMI MI NOTE PRO has already been launched with 450 mbps CAT 9 LTE

7. dTone

Posts: 69; Member since: Jan 09, 2015

Is it? You mean they announced it. This was ANNOUNCED a month ago.

5. LittleGaGaKiller

Posts: 290; Member since: Jan 19, 2015

and after a month of use : The fastest phone in network actually has lag and stuttering with the amazing Touchwiz

6. rockers123

Posts: 137; Member since: Sep 08, 2013

This proves that Exynos 5433 is powerful/equal to S810. 5433 is a generation old and just assuming the power of the next Exynos which is gonna compete with 810

8. Dee79

Posts: 307; Member since: Jun 19, 2014

450mbps download speed? What is the point, no servers/sites actually let u download much more than 30mbps if that! Or am I missing something here :/

10. lalalaman

Posts: 638; Member since: Aug 19, 2013

And I'm here is using 1Mbps speed and I'm kind of satisfied with it,I need to get a life?

9. GeorgeDao123

Posts: 432; Member since: Aug 20, 2013

It looks like Samsung never stops their flood. Does someone have the girl's number? LOL

11. tiara6918

Posts: 2263; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Unfortunately koreans are looking at the iphone 6 and iphone 6+ now

12. darkkjedii

Posts: 31291; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Let the note 4 variants begin.

13. kevin91202

Posts: 642; Member since: Jun 08, 2014

What's with PA and its overuse of the comma? Do they not know the rules of basic English? I believe most of us can tolerate 6th grade writing, but it's getting ridiculous...

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