The 5.7-inch Samsung Galaxy Note 3
will be available on Sprint
as of October 4th, as will its companion device, the Galaxy Gear smartwatch
. Customers can also take advantage of Sprint’s My Way or My All-in wireless plans, which offer unlimited talk, text, and data for the life of the line of of service. My Way starts at $65 per month.
The devices will begin shipping from AT&T
as of October 1st, and Verizon
promises to ship by October 10th. Preorders have been and continue to be open, so you can get in line for your devices for the next week or so.
The Galaxy Note 3 runs Android 4.3 (Jelly Bean) and will be available in white or black, while the Galaxy Gear will come in black, oatmeal beige, and orange. They won’t come cheap; on contract, the Note 3 will cost $349.99 and the Gear will be another $299.99. AT&T and Verizon are offering the Note 3 for $299.99 on contract, and T-Mobile has it for $199.99.)