Samsung Galaxy Note 3 release date is yet to arrive in US but confirmed sources have revealed that the South Korean giant will pack in microUSB 3.0 in it. This new feature will allow users to achieve faster data transfers. Also it will allow users to charge devices faster through USB charging.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 was announced on September 4. The device came out after several months of rumors and it is still to arrive in US. The phablet has got a huge 5.7inch display which supports 1080p resolution. It is powered by a meaty qualcomm Snapdragon 800 processor. It has got a powerful 13MP camera which replaces the 8MP camera that came with Galaxy Note 2.
The Galaxy Note 3 runs on Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS and comes with new S Pen features. The new features on the device offer better multi-tasking than before. The new microUSB 3.0 was the only feature that was missing that has now appeared like a bonus.
So when you get the Galaxy Note 3 and hook it up to your laptop or desktop PC through the new microUSB 3.0 port, your phone will charge faster. This feature will definitely make a difference as the device houses an enormous battery.
As mentioned before, even data transfers can be carried out at faster speeds by using a support USB cable. So, if you are going to use the new Galaxy Note 3 at your job or school, you will definitely benefit from this new feature.
The new microUSB 3.0 supports backward compatibility which means users will be able to connect and use their older microUSB 2.0 cables on this port. However, data transfer speed and charging will occur at a slower pace.
Even though the Galaxy Note 3 comes out in the market, users who are tech-savvy and constantly checking out tech blogs will be well aware of the features of Galaxy Note 3. Major carries like AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile and Verizon are already disclosed their pricing and release dates. However, US cellular is the only one among the major carriers of US which is yet to announce a release date. Well, US Cellular claims that they will also be offering the Galaxy Note 3 in the coming month.
The iPhone 5S which was released on September 20th has already achieved huge popularity. The initial stocks of the device have already exhausted and the Cupertino company will soon be rolling out newer stocks. The Galaxy Note 3 will certainly come out to disturb the sales of iPhone 5S. However, we feel it won’t do much damage. Soon after the release of Galaxy Note 3, Google’s Nexus 5 is also expected to arrive in the month of October.
As we enter the fourth quarter of the year, the competition between smartphones is getting hotter and hotter. What do you think about the Galaxy Note 3? Will its release date be able to thwart the sales of iPhone 5S? Also will it be able stay ahead in competition after Google Nexus 5 launch? Do let us know your thoughts.