Samsung ends rumors by sending out press invites for an event on August 13
The amount of rumors surrounding an early announcement of the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and the Galaxy Note 5 have been intense. Samsung is clearly out to beet Apple to the phablet punch before the iPhone 6s Plus gets announced, and an early announcement makes all the sense in the world. The only thing missing to make these rumors official was a press invite, and that just happened today.
Samsung has just surprised our inboxes with a press invitation for an event to happen on August 13 in New York City at 11am Eastern. The press invite sadly doesn’t reveal much, but we’ve got a ton of rumors on what to expect. For starters the obvious, a Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge Plus are most likely going to be the spotlight of the show. Still, we do know that Samsung is desperate for a come back on wearables, and we also expect to see the Samsung Gear A as part of the event, in addition to a possible launch of Samsung Pay in the US.
At this point everything is speculation, but expect our full coverage of the event on August 13. What a coincidence for this press invitation to arrive before we hear of the new Moto X and OnePlus 2, huh?