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Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos (2016) review

Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Exynos 7 Octa 7420
Mali-T760 MP8
4 GB / 32 GB
5.7 inches (1440 x 2560 px)
16 MP, 5312 x 2988 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy Note5 Duos smartphone in 2016. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos phone with 5.7 inches display, Exynos 7 Octa 7420 chipset, 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, and a Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable battery. The 5.7 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1440 x 2560 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy Note5 Duos
ModelSM-N9208
Release date2016

Body

The weight of Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos is about 6.03 oz with battery, which is average compared to most of the smartphones with same size. The dimensions of this Samsung phone are average (6.03 x 3 x 0.3 inches).

Weight6.03 oz
Dimensions6.03 x 3 x 0.3 inches
Colorsblack, gold, silver
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos comes with Android OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
SoCExynos 7 Octa 7420
CPUOcta-core Cortex-A53
GPUMali-T760 MP8

Display

The size of Galaxy Note5 Duos screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 5.7 inches Super AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos with 1440 x 2560 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.7 inches
Resolution1440 x 2560 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos (4 GB) cannot be expanded.

RAM4 GB
Internal storage32 GB
Memory card slotno

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy Note5 Duos is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Galaxy Note5 Duos has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera5 MP
Main camera16 MP, 5312 x 2988 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashLED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy Note5 Duos comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy Note5 Duos phone doesn't have built-in FM radio.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radiono
USBmicroUSB 2.0, USB host
Headphone3.5 mm jack

Battery

The Li-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The Li-ion is a low maintenance battery which offers high energy, is lightweight and does not require periodic full discharge. The battery of Galaxy Note5 Duos isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Ion 3000 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Galaxy Note5 Duos phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. The Dual SIM capability of Samsung Galaxy Note5 Duos phone is ideal for businesses wishing to provide staff with a mobile device that can offer separate numbers and bills for both personal and business use. This smartphone doesn't support fast charging technology.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, heart rate, light, proximity
SpecialsCorning Gorilla Glass 4, Dual SIM
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