Although Samsung has not officially launched its latest Galaxy Note 7 in Pakistan, some online shopping websites have already started taking the orders for this flagship device. These sites are giving a perception as if the recently launched phablet is in their stock, and anyone can purchase it.
As per details, the online shopping websites iShopping(.)pk, homeshopping(.)pk, mobilenmobile(.)com, have started taking the pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.
An official at Samsung Pakistan has warned and confirmed us that the Galaxy Note 7 is not officially available in Pakistan. The company says it has not decided any official release date of the Note 7 for Pakistan.
On the other hand, the above mentioned online shopping websites are claiming that the Galaxy Note 7 is available in stocks.
A representative of iShopping(.)pk told that the device was available on their website because they had “contract with the international vendors.”
“Any person can order it and the dispatch time of the product is 10th of August.” confirmed sales representative.
Moreover, they are also offering their personal warranty of one year for the Note 7.
iShopping(.)pk has the Note 7 in Silver, Black, and Gold colors. Their price for this device is PKR 84,999. Mobilenmobile(.)com has the single SIM version of the Note 7 (Silver color only), their price for the product is PKR 99,999. HomeShopping(.)pk has the Black color version of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 for PKR 99,990.
Samsung warns that people buying such a product will be on their own.
The official stance of the Samsung suggests that these websites have the smuggled units of the Note 7. We would not recommend our readers to purchase such an expensive Note 7 device from these unverified online sources as their hard earned money may go down the drain if something happens to their phablet.
Currently, Greentech, Muller & Philips (M&P) Pakistan Pvt Ltd and Airlink are the official distributors of Samsung mobile phones in Pakistan.
It is important to be recalled that the South Korean smartphone manufacturer has recently announced its Galaxy Note 7 by starting three events in different cities, i.e., New York City, London, and Brazil at the same time.
Presently, this phablet is available in a limited number of states including India, China, Russia, UK, and Italy
A look at the specifications of Galaxy Note 7
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is a 5.7-inch phablet. The device has 64GB internal storage with the option of adding a MicroSD card.
Moreover, there is a massive 4GB of RAM. It also has an Iris scanner Other than this, a 12MP camera on the back is perfect for capturing the beautiful moments. For selfie lovers, there is a 5MP camera on the front of the Galaxy Note 7. The 3500mAh battery of this device supports fast charging and wireless charging technologies.