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[Insider] Celcom Merdeka Promo- Samsung Galaxy Note & SIII at special price

We’ve just learned that Celcom will be slashing the retail price of the Samsung Galaxy Note and the Samsung Galaxy SIII in conjuction with the Merdeka celebration(#merdeka55).

The Celcom Merdeka Weekend promo only applies for a very limited time with limited stocks. Customers can purchase the Samsung Galaxy Note or the Samsung Galaxy SIII at the special price below without any contract!

  • Samsung Galaxy Note- price at RM1788
  • Samsung Galaxy S3- price at RM1898

Again, this offer comes without contract and available at selected Blue Cube outlets starting 31st August.

Samsung Galaxy Note(NOT NOTE II) specifications as below:

  • Form factor: phone/tablet crossbreed
  • Dimensions: 146.9 x 83 x 9.7 mm
  • Weight: 178g
  • Display: 16M-color 5.3” Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen of WXGA resolution (1280 x 800 pixels)
  • OS: Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread, TouchWiz UI
  • Chipset: 1.4 GHz dual-core Cortex-A9 CPU, Mali-400MP GPU, 1GB of RAM, Exynos chipset
  • Camera: 8 MP autofocus camera, 1080p video recording, LED flash, 2 MP front-facing camera
  • Memory: 16/32 GB internal memory, expandable via a microSD card slot
  • Connectivity: quad-band GSM/GPRS/EDGE and quad-band (850/900/1900/2100 MHz) UMTS with 21 Mbps HSDPA and 5.76 Mbps HSUPA support, dual-band Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi direct, Assisted GPS, Bluetooth 3.0, microUSB connector
  • Battery: 2,500mAh

Samsung Galaxy S3 specifications below:

  • GSM 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, UMTS 850/900/1900/2100 MHz, 4G-LTE (market dependent)
  • 4.8′ 16M-color HD (720 x 1280 pixels) Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, Corning Gorilla Glass 2, TouchWiz 4.0 UI
  • Dimensions/Weight: 136.6 x 70.6 x 8.6 mm/133 g
  • Quad-core 32nm ARM Cortex A9 1.4 GHz processor, Exynos 4212 Quad chipset, GPU: Mali-400MP
  • RAM: 1GB, Memory: 16/32/64GB storage, microSD card slot
  • Android 4.0.4 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 8 megapixel auto-focus camera with face detection, touch focus and image stabilization; Full HD (1080p) video recording at 30fps, LED flash. 1.9MP front facing camera, video-calls
  • HSDPA 21 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n, Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth 4.0+HS, standard microUSB port, GLONASS/GPS SatNav receiver, 3.5mm audio jack, FM radio, TV-out, USB-on-the-go, NFC
  • Battery: 2100 mAh

The Samsung Galaxy Note currently retails for about RM2,000 in Malaysia while the S3 is being sold at RM2199.

Celcom also has 14 other smartphone offers at the moment, check out- Smartphones Raya Promo from Celcom.

[Update 1: Celcom has confirmed this promotion]

P.s: We expect the good folks at Celcom to confirm the details of this promo later today.

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