Samsung UNPACKED 2014 event at IFA slated to happen on September 3rd, Galaxy Note 4 announcement (Update)
Update: Samsung has officially announced that the Unpacked 2014 Episode 2 will take place on September 3rd simultaneously in three cities which include Berlin, Beijing and New York. The invite (below) shows a sketch of the Air Command menu and reads "NOTE THE DATE!", hinting at a new Note series phablet, undoubtedly the Samsung Galaxy Note 4.
Earlier: Rumors are rife about the launch date of Samsung Galaxy Note 4, the next generation phablet from the South Korean tech giant. While the device was gossiped to be released on September 3rd or September 4th during the IFA 2014 tech show, the date has been finalized now. Well, the firm has sent out media invites in Netherlands for the Samsung UNPACKED 2014 event that is slated to happen on September 3rd and it will debut at 2PM Berlin time.
Undoubtedly, the Galaxy Note 4 will be the predominant attraction at the event as the device will be next flagship model and is likely to achieve huge sales for the firm like the previous generation models. Also, this phablet will be a direct challenger to the large screen iPhone 6 likely to boast a 5.5-inch display.
Going by the earlier reports, the Galaxy Note 4 will be featuring a 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display that will carry a pixel resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. Also, it will arrive in two variants – one with Exynos 5 Octa chipset and the other with the powerful Snapdragon 805 processor. Also, it is said to feature a 16MP primary shooter with a slew of new features.
There are reports suggesting that the fourth generation phablet will come with a retina scanner for eye tracking and an ultraviolet light sensor to detect the ultraviolet radiation. Moreover, the Note 4 would feature large 3GB of RAM and run on Android 4.4.4 KitKat operating system.
As the wearable devices are the rage these days, we can expect to see the launch of a wearable device from Samsung. Anyways, we will get a clear picture on September 3rd at the UNPACKED event.