After many leaks and rumours, Samsung has finally officially announced the Samsung Galaxy Note5 at the company’s unPacked event.
Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note5, which is the company’s flagship phablet offering and the successor to the Note 4. The device picks up the design language from the Galaxy S6 and comes with the S-Pen stylus located on the bottom right corner. The handset comes with a fingerprint scanner embedded into the physical home button and can be used to authenticate financial transactions.
The Samsung Galaxy Note5 has a 5.7 inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The smartphone is powered by a 2.1 GHz octa core Exynos 7420 processor with a massive 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. There is however no provision for a microSD card or other expandable memory.
The Samsung Galaxy Note5 has a 16 MP rear facing auto focus camera with OIS, f/1.9 aperture and LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the latest Android Lollipop version with a layer of TouchWiz. The pricing details and global rollout details are yet to be revealed.
Samsung Galaxy Note5 specs:
- 5.7 inch display
- 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
- 2.1 GHz octa core Exynos 7420 processor
- 4 GB RAM
- 32 GB internal memory
- 16 MP primary camera
- 5 MP front facing camera
- Android v5.1 Lollipop
- 3220 mAh battery