Sprint sells Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Gear on October 4

Sprint is the latest carrier to formally get behind Samsung's new phablet and smartwatch.

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Sprint will sell the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 and Galaxy Gear smartwatch starting Friday, October 4, the carrier confirmed on Monday.

The 5.7-inch smartphone will cost an enormous $349.99 with a new two-year service agreements or for customers eligible for upgrades.

In addition to the large display, the Galaxy Note 3 boasts a 13-megapixel camera and a 2.3GHz quad-core Snapdragon 800 processor. Learn more about the device in our full hands-on preview .

Sprint will also sell the Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch, a companion accessory that ties to the Note 3 and other Samsung products for $299, and that's without a contract.

The Galaxy Note 3 is one of the first devices you can buy through Sprint's One Up upgrade program for both new and existing customers. Under the new plan, subscribers can receive unlimited talk, text, and data starting at $65 per month.

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