We previously heard a rumor that the Samsung Galaxy Note 6 would launch earlier than last years Galaxy Note 5, the handset may go on sale some time in July and now those rumors have surfaced again.
Samsung just issued an improved earnings guidance for its first quarter, the improved earnings are apparently because of strong sales of the Galaxy S7, Samsung launched the device earlier this year.
Samsung will apparently launch their new Galaxy Note 6 either one or two months earlier than Apple’s iPhone 7, the iPhone 7 is expected to launch in September, so we should see the new Galaxy Note 6 in July or August, July is more likely as it will give Samsung a two month window to get a head start on Apple’s iPhone 7.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 6 is expected to come with Android N, a previous rumor had suggested that this is coming in July.
The Note 6 is expected to get a range of upgrades over the Note 5, this may include a 5.7 inch display with a 4K Ultra HD resolution.
The handset is also rumored to come with 6GB of RAM and it may also be one of the first Samsung smartphones to offer a 256GB storage option, using Samsung’s. Processing is expected to be provided by either a Qualcomm Snapgradon 820 processor or a Samsung Exynos 8990 processor.
We are also expecting the handset to use Samsung’s new 12 megapixel camera that launched in the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. With regards to the design of the handset it is not clear as yet on whether Samsung will give it some minor upgrades over the Galaxy Note 5 of whether the device will get a new design.
As soon as we get some more details about the new Samsung Galaxy Note 6, including conformation of the specifications, a launch date and some photos of the handset, we will let you guys know.
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