Samsung has announced the launch of the new Galaxy Note 4 at the IFA 2014 this week, which is the fourth iteration of the phablet flagship on the market. Before the start of the event Samsung made it clear that we are all reminded that they are the ones that started the phablet trend with the original Note.
The new Galaxy Note 4 only has an incremental design change from the previous model. It comes fitted with an 5.7-inch Quad HD display with a 2,560 x 1,440 pixel resolution, the korean version of the handset will be powered by Samsung’s own Exynos 5433 chipset, which is split up into a 1.9GHz quad-core processor for bigger activities and a 1.3GHz quad-core for less exhaustive tasks, the worldwide version on the other hand will be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 clocked at 2.7GHz.
Both versions comes with 3GB of RAM and comes in 32GB and 64GB storage options, plus a microSD card slot capable of supporting cards up to 64GB. The long-awaited phablet gets a 16-megapixel camera on the rear with a heart rate monitor, while there’s a 3.7MP front facing sensor gets aperture of f/1.9 and is joined on the forward panel by a fingerprint reader.
The device will run Google’s latest version of the Android operating system, KitKat 4.4 with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI running on top. The Note 4 is expected to hit shelves in October in the colors of white, black, gold, and pink. No pricing details has been announced!