Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Pre-orders for T-Mobile to Begin on Sept. 18

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 pre-orders for the T-Mobile version will start on Sept. 18.

The carrier sent out a press release earlier today announcing that customers will be able to reserve the Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear smartwatch starting this Wednesday.

T-Mobile will offer the phablet for $199.99 down with 24 equal monthly device payments of $21.

Samsung's JK Shin recently made some bold predictions regarding the Galaxy Note 3 release.

He disclosed a special meeting with the press recently where he announced that they have sold 38 million Galaxy Notes to date, which includes the first and second versions.

Shin also made the bold claim that "Over 10 million Galaxy Note 3 [units] will be sold."

He recently unveiled the new device at Samsung's "Unpacked" Episode 2 event that took place in Berlin last week.

The new phablet will be available starting Sept. 25. Spec and features on the device include improved LTE connectivity, a 2.3GHz quad-core processor, a 5.7-inch Full HD Super AMOLED display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, Android 4.3, JellyBean, a 13-megapixel rear camera, LED Flash, a 2-megapixel front shooter, dual camera capabilities, and a redesigned version of the S Pen.

The Galaxy Note 3 comes with 3GB RAM. Previous rumors had conflicted on how much RAM it would come with. The most recent stating Samsung was going to give it 2.5GB. It also packs either 32GB or 64GB of internal storage depending on which model a user purchases. The battery has been enhanced to a 3,200 mAh.

Customers will be able to reserve the Galaxy Gear smartwatch on Sept. 17 through AT&T.

"Receive texts on your wrist? Yes, please @SamsungMobileUS #GalaxyGear pre-orders start tomorrow," tweeted the company earlier today.