The refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note FE to be launched on July 7

Good news for Samsung Galaxy Note fans, as the South Korean company is expected to launch the refurbished version of the Note 7 early next month.

According to the Korean media, Samsung had to delay the launch of the so-called Galaxy Note FE by one week, so instead of bringing it to the market on June 30, the phablet will now be available for purchase on July 7.

As far as price goes, the Galaxy Note FE will sell for around $620 in South Korea. Also, Samsung has decided to boost the number the units available for purchase from 150,000 to 450,000, which is one of the main reasons the launch of the smartphone was delayed.

In order to make the Galaxy Note FE more appealing, Samsung included its Bixby digital assistant, a mobile operator official said. However, a Samsung rep stated that his company can't yet confirm the availability of Bixby on the Galaxy Note FE. However, he said that Samsung “will work in various ways to meet consumer expectations.”

Samsung Galaxy Note FE will not be officially introduced in the United States, but other countries might get it soon after its release in South Korea.

source: ETnews (translated)

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21 Comments

1. Cat97

Posts: 1892; Member since: Mar 02, 2017

I'm pretty sure consumer expectations do not include Bixby :)

6. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Why would you bring up a feature that right now is exclusive to a particular model? I mean what a waste of space your post is! Being a troll, must make you very happy.

15. Stappy3

Posts: 108; Member since: Dec 09, 2015

At least his comment was a single line instead of 6... ;)

17. Tabby_Tiger

Posts: 305; Member since: Jan 23, 2017

I want the Note 7 but personally couldn't care about Bixby. It's the S Pen that counts.

2. Tariq123

Posts: 186; Member since: May 15, 2016

So what's the new battery side?

10. BuffaloSouce unregistered

3200mah

3. Medoogalaxy

Posts: 232; Member since: May 25, 2017

Return of the king

4. LebronJamesFanboy

Posts: 671; Member since: Mar 23, 2013

Way too expensive

7. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

The phone is lest than a year old, and retailed for $850. $620 is a very good price for a full factory refurb that is less than one year old. It costs less than a new S7 which was $650 and the Edge model was $750. So its a good price...stop being salty! You aren't winning this year...that's why you're so salty! Lebron going down in flames tonight.

11. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

At 620$ it should be called "Fools Edition" . Wait a couple of months more and buy the Note 8 for 800$. Money better spent.

12. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

@POST 11 - Suppose a person doesn't want a 6.4 inch display? Suppose they want a home button? Suppose they just like the Note 7? You don't want the phone. Right? Why do you care if someone else might want it. Its a flagship that is less than a year old, and is cheaper now than it would have been if it was never recalled.

13. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

Techiexp , Suppose I don't care about your bulls**t ? Suppose you are retarded ?

5. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3106; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Fire edition? It doesn't make any sense.

8. Xperia14

Posts: 1208; Member since: Sep 01, 2015

Hehe, I was thinking the same..

9. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3106; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

How is your new phone going? I remember you said you wanted an XZ Premium. Did you get it?

14. DoubleD29

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 09, 2013

At last a worthy successor to my Note 4, hopefully.

16. mercorp

Posts: 1045; Member since: Jan 28, 2012

Too expensive... $499 or even 399 is better

18. redmd

Posts: 1935; Member since: Oct 26, 2011

It's for those who still want some bezels on their galaxy

19. tonyv13

Posts: 117; Member since: Jun 07, 2015

FE? FAILED EDITION? The only good thing was that I got to keep my freebies lol

20. Klinton

Posts: 1409; Member since: Oct 24, 2016

So, the ''issue'' of the Note7, turned out to be great deal for the consumers. The King is back!!!! BTW it's not really '''refurbished''. The devices were never sold or used. It's just redesigned brand new device.(only the battery) And still will have better battery life than the last iPhone for the same use.

21. BATON

Posts: 5; Member since: Feb 10, 2016

Note Fire Extinguisher ;)

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