Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ Comparison

 Samsung has launched two new Smartphones at the same time. Being proficient and providing awesome features, the users are confused of which mobile to go for. So, to aid them, below is a comparison of these two smartphones which will give you a sneak peek of both, thus making it easy to choose one suiting your requirement.

  1. Design:

With a little influence of iPhone 6, both devices have a good design and a stylish feel. While Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is a successor of note 4, though a massive change in it, Galaxy S6 Edge+ is a successor of Galaxy S6 Edge. When it comes to weight, Note 5 is slightly bulkier than the Edge with measurement 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm and weight 171 g while the latter measures 154.4 x 75.8 x 6.9 mm and 153 g.

The sloping rear edges of Note 5 gives you a better feel than the flat sharp back of Galaxy S6 Edge+ flat. Despite being heavier, Galaxy Note 5 is more pleasant to use due to the way it has been contoured for fitting in the hand.

  1. Display:

The Galaxy Note 5 has a 5.7 inch QHD Super AMOLED display that offers a whopping 2,560 x 1,440 pixels at 518 ppi. The display of Galaxy S6 Edge+ also has same features, with the only difference that is slightly curved at the left and right edges. Both displays are absolutely superb, a representation of the best Android can offer. The screens have the latest Gorilla Glass protection, which is 80 percent more durable than the glass on other smartphones, as Samsung claims.

  1. Processor and Storage:

These phones come with an eight-core Exynos 7420 processor, with four cores at 2.1 GHz and four at 1.5 GHz. In addition it has a 4 GB RAM, and an internal storage of either 32 GB or 64 GB, but there is no slot for microSD card present.

  1. Camera:

Both smartphones have a 5 MP front-facing Selfie camera and a 16 MP rear camera, provided with optical image stabilization. Their camera is similar to the one of Galaxy S6, which has one of the best cameras currently on Android.

  1. Software:

Both the devices are incorporated with the latest versions of android 5.1.1 Lollipop. The most important difference between these two phones is the edge screen software feature of the Edge+ and the S Pen options present on the Note 5.

  1. Battery:

The two devices come with a 3,000 mAh battery, which is significantly larger when compared to that of Galaxy S6 whose battery is 2,550 mAh. Also the power saving and power management features are same and both the devices have irremovable batteries.

Thus, Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ are nearly identical when it comes to internal components. So deciding which to opt for can be done based on software and physical design. Now it’s up to you to select the one you like. Making it easier, Samsung Galaxy note is cheaper than Galaxy S6 Edge+.