Today is a big day for Samsung fans, as the Galaxy Note 7, Gear VR, Gear 360 and IconX are launching in the United States on Aug. 19. Here's where to get them and for how much.
Galaxy Note 7
The Galaxy Note 7 is likely the most popular device going on sale today, boasting a number of impressive specifications and features such as an improved S Pen, IP68 certification for dust and water resistance, extra security features, an iris scanner and more.
If you're looking to purchase the powerful Galaxy Note 7, the phablet is now available at major U.S. carriers such as Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and U.S. Cellular, as well as a number of major retailers such as Amazon, Best Buy, Target, Walmart and Sam's Club. Interested customers can also buy it directly from Samsung. Available color options include Blue Coral, Silver Titanium and Black Onyx.
The AT&T Galaxy Note 7 costs $879.99, the Verizon model costs $864, the Sprint version costs $849.99, the T-Mobile variant costs $849.99, while U.S. Cellular sells the device for $785.99. The prices are for the device outright, but installment options are also available. Regardless of which carrier you choose, the Galaxy Note 7 comes with a free gift: either a Gear Fit 2 or a 256 GB memory card.
The Samsung Gear VR wants to open "A Galaxy of Possibility," banking on the virtual reality trend to offer immersive experiences. The gadget is compatible with most flagship smartphones from Samsung, including the Galaxy Note 7, Galaxy S6, S6 edge and the 2015 Galaxy flagships.
The Gear VR is available for $99.99 starting today, from Samsung, major carriers such as AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon, as well as retailers such as Amazon and Best Buy.
The Samsung Gear 360 is the company's latest high-tech camera, allowing users to record 360-degree images and video in high resolutions of up to 3,840 x 1,920 pixels. The camera seamlessly connects to the latest Galaxy flagships, enabling users to instantly share media from the camera on social media networks and various platforms. The Gear 360 is more expensive, however, retailing for $349.99.
Lastly, the Gear IconX wireless earbuds come with their own controls and built-in storage for up to 1,000 songs, and can connect to a smartphone without being dependent on it. The Gear IconX earbuds are now available at $199.99.
If you're in the market for some new Samsung gear, you have plenty of choices starting today. Which device are you interested in?