Only yesterday Samsung launched it's most recent device, Galaxy Note 3 in Indian market and now the online retailer, Saholic has already put it on sale at Rs. 49,990. Moreover, the retailer also claims to offer the device on EMI at Rs. 3,198 per month along with 12 months of manufacturer's warranty. A couple of days ago Samsung's Offical India Site was also offering a pre booking the device at Rs 2,000. Now the site is selling the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear in combo offer at Rs. 72,890.
On the other hand, Sony Xperia Z1 has also been launched in India just a couple of hours ago at Rs. 44,990. Thus these two devices will definitely be facing each other in the market her on. Both these devices were first introduced publicly, earlier this month in IFA, Berlin.
However, lets have a look at the specs of Samsung Galaxy Note 3:
The Note 3 has a 5.7 inch Super AMOLED Capacitive touchscreen Display offering a resolution of 1080 x 1920 pixels and 386 ppi. The device is powered by Quad-core processor clocked to 2.3 GHz along with 3GB RAM and Adreno 330 GPU. The device runs on Android Jelly Bean 4.3.
The device is also loaded with a standard imaging capability. It features 13MP rear-facing shooter with smart stabilization and LED Flash and a 2MP front-facing shooter. The camera is capable of 1080p HD video recording @30fps.
The device houses an internal storage capacity of 32GB along with a microSD card slot that supports up to 64 GB. Buyers will also get a 50GB Dropbox space free with the device.
Moving to connectivity, you'll find GPRS, EDGE, 3G, WiFi 802.11a/b/g/n/ac, MHL 2.0, NFC, GPS and Bluetooth 4.0. The handset is powered by a 3,200mAh removable battery.
The new S Pen comes with the device which is designed to be fully functional as a communication driver between the phone and the user by creating essential input and control features. When the user hovers the S Pen button over the screen Air Command palette will appear that will give access to five powerful features like: Action Memo, Scrapbook, Screen Write, S Finder and Pen Window.
Many handsets are due to get announced in India including Apple iPhone 5C, LG G2 and other. Samsung Galaxy Note 3 will have to face these aforementioned devices along with a number of devices like Nokia Lumia 1020, Sony Xperia Z1 and Xperia Z Ultra among others in Indian market.