The Fan Edition of the Samsung Galaxy Note EE is now available in the Philippines, the company previously launched the handset in South Korea and Malaysia. The device is the recycled Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone.
After the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was recalled, Samsung decided to recycle the handset and sell it as the Samsung Galaxy Note Fan Edition. The handset has many of the specifications of the original Note 7. Samsung replaced the battery on the handset with a smaller 3200 mAh battery.
Samsung also made some other minor changes to the handset, this included their Bixby voice assistant and a dedicated Bixby button. The device is available in a range of different colors which included Black Onyx, Blue Coral, Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium.
Samsung are selling their Fan Edition of the Galaxy Note smartphone for PHO 32,990 in The Philippines, this is about $640 at the current exchange rate. Samsung ended up recalling millions of units of the Galaxy Note 7 after the handset caught fire.
The company is only selling a small portion of these as the Note FE.The company does not have any plans to launch the Galaxy Note FE outside of Asia and Samsung are selling the handsets in limited quantities in each country they launch it in.