Samsung on Monday announced the upcoming availability of the Galaxy Note Edge. As the first device of its kind, it will be offered with the big five carriers: Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, and U.S. Cellular. Pricing will be shared by the various wireless providers in short time. UPDATE: She don’t come cheap; prices are shared below.
Powered by Android 4.4 KitKat, the Note Edge features a 5.6-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display that bleeds over the right hand edge. Internally, the phone packs a 2.7GHz quad-core processor, 16-megapixel rear camera with OIS, 32GB internal storage, and 3GB RAM. Toss in a host of Samsung apps and services, a variety of sensors, and some developer-friendly API’s, and the Galaxy Note Edge has the makings of an ongoing series.
Look for the Galaxy Note Edge in Charcoal Black and Frost White at carriers, retailers, and other outlets.
Pricing for various network operators breaks down as so:
- AT&T: $0 down on an AT&T Next plan at $39.42 per month with AT&T Next 18 or $47.30 per month with AT&T Next 12. Alternately, it can be had for $399.99 with a two-year agreement or $945.99 outright.
- Sprint: $0 down and 24 monthly payments of $35 (SRP: $840; excluding taxes; service plan required).
- T-Mobile: $0 down and $36.25/month for 24 months; full retail price of $870