74points

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

82points

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5
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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
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82
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Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 5 better than Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)?

  • 0.3mm thinner
    7.6mmvs7.9mm
  • 0.3mm shorter
    153.2mmvs153.5mm
  • Has an ultra power save mode
  • Has AF tracking
  • Uses HMP

Why is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820) better than Samsung Galaxy Note 5?

  • 16.67% more battery power
    3500mAhvs3000mAh
  • Has an external memory slot
  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 2g lighter
    169gvs171g
  • 4x faster downloads
    600MBits/svs150MBits/s
  • Weather sealed
  • 2.2mm narrower
    73.9mmvs76.1mm
  • 3x faster uploads
    150MBits/svs50MBits/s

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Design

1.Is dustproof and water resistant
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

2.Weather sealed
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

3.weight

171g

169g

Best

Palm Phone

62.5g

4.thickness

7.6mm

7.9mm

Best

Asus Zenfone AR 64GB

4.6mm

5.width

76.1mm

73.9mm

Best

Vertu Signature for Bentley

42mm

6.height

153.2mm

153.5mm

Best

Motorola FlipOut

67mm

Display

1.resolution

1440 x 2560px

1440 x 2560px

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

2160 x 4320px

2.pixel density

518ppi

518ppi

Best

Sony Xperia H8541

847ppi

3.has branded damage resistant glass
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Damage resistant glass (such as Corning Gorilla Glass or Asahi Dragontrail Glass) is thin, lightweight, and can withstand high levels of force.

4.screen size

5.7"

5.7"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

7.2"

5.Has an AMOLED display
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

AMOLED displays, also known as active matrix OLED displays, offer higher refresh rates and consume less power than other types of displays.

6.has a touch screen
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Performance

1.Has integrated LTE
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The system on a chip (SoC) has an integrated LTE cellular chip. LTE is capable of downloading at faster speeds than older, 3G technology.

2.RAM speed

1552MHz (Samsung Exynos 7420)

1688MHz (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

It can support faster memory, which will give quicker system performance.

Best

Alcatel 7

3200MHz

3.Has integrated graphics
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

With integrated graphics you don’t need to buy a separate graphics card.

4.CPU threads

8 (Samsung Exynos 7420)

4 (Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996)

More threads result in faster performance and better multitasking.

Best

Samsung Galaxy J5 Pro 16GB

8

5.Has out-of-order execution
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Out-of-order execution is used in CPUs to make use of instruction cycles that would normally be wasted due to delays.

6.Has AES
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

AES is used to speed up encryption and decryption.

Cameras

1.megapixels

16MP

12MP

Best

Huawei Mate 20 X

40 & 20 & 8MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

3.video recording (main camera)

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Crosscall Trekker-X4

1080 x 120fps

4.front camera megapixels

5MP

5MP

Best

Wiko View2 Pro

16 & 16MP

5.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

6.Has a dual-lens (or multi-lens) main camera
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

A dual-lens camera captures two images and overlays them. This technology creates sharper images, especially in low light conditions, and allows you to use effects such as softening the background.

For example

Huawei Honor View 20

Audio

1.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

2.number of microphones

3

2

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Motorola Moto Z3

4

Battery

1.battery power

3000mAh

3500mAh

Best

Energizer Power Max P16K Pro

16000mAh

2.Has an ultra power save mode
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The device can save battery by using just a black-and-white screen with a few basic icons. This means even with a small amount of battery, you can keep the device running for a long time.

3.wireless charging
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

4.has a battery level indicator
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

5.has a rechargeable battery
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.Is a multi-user system
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
2.Has offline voice recognition
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Offline voice recognition enables you to perform voice actions, like dictating texts or using various voice commands, without an internet connection.

3.Supports Java
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
4.Allows app installs on the device's external storage
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)
5.Is free and open source
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

Anyone is free to use, copy, study, and change the software in any way, and the source code is openly shared so that people are encouraged to voluntarily improve the design of the software.

6.Has sharing intents
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 (Snapdragon 820)

If an app has sharing capabilities and the developers have indicated it, the app will automatically appear in your list of sharing options. Some OS’s limit direct sharing options to a select few apps, which means you have to open apps separately in order to upload the files you want to share.

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