Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Preview

The latest phone in the company's series is the recently announced Samsung Galaxy Note 3. Picking up where its predecessor left off, it comes with an S Pen stylus that is now more functional than ever. But that's far from all. In fact, Samsung's ...
This is a discussion for a review. To read the whole review, click here

82 Comments

1. emadshiny

Posts: 1144; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

Waiting for YOU impatiently...

14. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

October 2nd can't happen any sooner. I'll skip my college classes and wait an hour before T-Mobile opens to get that phone if I have to.

26. LordDavon

Posts: 159; Member since: Sep 19, 2011

I'm still not sure. I've got to get it in my hand to decide. I've no upgrade, so I'd be paying full price, and then selling my Note II. Still on the fence. If I had the upgrade, I would probably jump at it without hesitation.

68. rizevnarastek

Posts: 349; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

Watch out for that camera protrusion. It's really a downer.

67. mbail18

Posts: 3; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

Not, to be rude, but, I say so, too Q?!

29. AnTuTu

Posts: 1620; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

Simply a Beast can't wait to get one :)

38. doejon

Posts: 411; Member since: Jul 31, 2012

you mean YOUM

41. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

Waiting for the 1520 patiently... The 1520 has much better specs, and way better hardware overall... WP is such a joy to use❗❗

43. DukeX

Posts: 327; Member since: Aug 28, 2013

You seriously need mental help. I won't even continue man

47. SlimSoulja86

Posts: 660; Member since: Nov 03, 2011

LOL, u need help....

54. Berzerk000

Posts: 4275; Member since: Jun 26, 2011

Much better specs? First, we don't even know what specs it will have officially. Second, even if we go based on rumors, the 1520 actually has the same chipset, same 1080p display (though bigger), and actually 1 GB less of RAM. It will have a better camera, but something that most Nokia fans I've talked to can't seem to understand that the camera isn't the only thing about the phone, and isn't a deciding factor, especially when the camera on the Note 3 is great by itself. Lastly, the 1520 will be running WP8, which we ALL know is less functional than Android, especially Android with Samsung's added features. Just because you might not use those features, doesn't mean it's just as functional.

61. almostdone

Posts: 449; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

Just to add most phablet competitors produce tablet sized phones which nobody wants. A tablet does not fit comfortably fit into pockets. Samsung produce phablets which are about the perfect size. Sony Z1 Ultra and Nokia 1520 are too big. Samsung could fit a 7" screen into those monster footprints.

69. Android4Ever

Posts: 89; Member since: Aug 12, 2013

Are you remedial?

70. mobilespecs.pk

Posts: 45; Member since: Dec 15, 2012

hahahaha

83. werthedroids

Posts: 60; Member since: Sep 15, 2013

I can recommend a good phycologist

66. mbail18

Posts: 3; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE 4 is WORTH THE WAIT.

2. McJobs

Posts: 107; Member since: Jul 08, 2012

i love faux leather back with stitching elements

5. LetsBeHonest

Posts: 1548; Member since: Jun 04, 2013

Mee toooooo..... It's kinda stylish and different....

16. PhoneArenaUser

Posts: 5498; Member since: Aug 05, 2011

I don't.

49. Long1

Posts: 399; Member since: May 18, 2013

I think it's most beautiful smartphone today. Looks classy. And this "leather" is not only leather pattern over the plastic , but also soft touch coating.

80. Jillxz

Posts: 149; Member since: Jun 04, 2012

I don't like that leather look either. It's a deal breaker for me.

28. WHoyton1

Posts: 1635; Member since: Feb 21, 2013

better than shiny plastic so stop complaining!

45. DONUT

Posts: 436; Member since: Jun 27, 2013

its actually plastic made to look like leather. you tried it

48. maccess

Posts: 742; Member since: Jan 16, 2013

off course he knows it's plastic.. he just said it's better than the shinny one like the note 2..

63. anglosaxonengland

Posts: 64; Member since: Sep 11, 2013

They should use HTC One X plastic

42. rodneyej1

Posts: 3576; Member since: Jul 06, 2013

I love that 1020 in your profile picture❗❗

3. greathero1

Posts: 584; Member since: Jun 13, 2008

I can't wait to hold it in my hand. It seems too large but I love the faux leather back and the stitching.

4. MrKoles

Posts: 368; Member since: Jan 20, 2013

Amazing phone! I can´t wait to hold it in my hands!

6. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

I'm throwing my debut card at the screen but nothing is happening. :(

11. PapaSmurf

Posts: 10457; Member since: May 14, 2012

Debit*

* Some comments have been hidden, because they don't meet the discussions rules.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.