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Samsung Galaxy Note7 vs Samsung Galaxy Note5

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Also Known As Versions: N930 (USA); N930F (Europe); N930G (India)
Also known as Samsung Galaxy Note7 Duos with dual-SIM card slots
Versions: N920T (T-Mobile); N920A (AT&T); N920I (Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, Canada); N920G
(India)
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General

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Announced 2016, August 2015, August
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2016, September 2 Available. Released 2015, August
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only) GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - N920T, N920A, N920I
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - N920G
4G Network LTE LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) - N920A
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 19(800), 26(850), 28(700) - N920I
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 26(850), 28(700), 40(2300) - N920G
SIM Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
- IP68 certified - dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
- Stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
Nano-SIM
- Stylus
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)

Body

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Dimensions 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm (6.04 x 2.91 x 0.31 in) 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm (6.03 x 3.00 x 0.30 in)
Weight 169 g (5.96 oz) 171 g (6.03 oz)

Display

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.7 inches (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio), 1440 x 2560 pixels (~518 ppi pixel density) 5.7 inches (~75.9% screen-to-body ratio), 1440 x 2560 pixels (~518 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5
- Always-on display
- TouchWiz UI
Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Sound

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Alert Types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Yes
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Memory

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Card Slot microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM modelmicroSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual-SIM model No
Internal 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM

Data

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9/Cat10 or LTE Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps/ LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
NFC Yes Yes
USB v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector microUSB v2.0, USB Host

Camera

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Primary 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash 16 MP, f/1.9, 28mm, OIS, autofocus, LED flash
Features 1/2.5" sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama 1/2.6" sensor size, 1.12 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, touch focus, face/smile detection, panorama, HDR
Video [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], HDR, dual-video rec. [email protected], [email protected], dual-video rec.
Secondary 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR 5 MP, f/1.9, 22mm, [email protected], dual video call, Auto HDR

Features

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
OS Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow), planned upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat) Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to v6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Chipset Exynos 8890 Octa Exynos 7420 Octa
CPU Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T880 MP12 Mali-T760MP8
Sensors Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
Browser HTML5 HTML5
Radio No No
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Java No No
Colors Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan, White Pearl
- Fast battery charging
- Qi wireless charging (market dependent)
- ANT+ support
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor
- Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
- ANT+ support
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor

Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note7
Samsung Galaxy Note5
Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 3000 mAh battery
Talk Time Up to 22 h (3G)
Music Play Up to 64 h

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