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Samsung Galaxy Note 7

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 5 : What is the Difference?

  • Release Date: 2016, August | 2015, August
  • Dimensions: 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm | 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm
  • Weight: 169 g | 171 g
  • Screen: 5.7", Super AMOLED | 5.7", Super AMOLED
  • Main Camera: Single, 12 MP | Single, 16 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 5 MP | Single, 5 MP
  • Memory: 64 GB, 4 GB RAM | 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Battery: 3500 mAh | 3000 mAh
  • Headphone Jack: Yes | Yes
  • Approximate price: 850 EUR | 470 EUR

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Common features
Release date 2016 2015
Dimensions (HxWxD) 153.5 Х 73.9 Х 7.9 mm 153.2 Х 76.1 Х 7.6 mm
Weight 169 g 171 g
Body Build Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Colors Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan, White Pearl
Battery 3500 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
Battery life Talking time - Up to 22 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 64 h
Approximate price 850 EUR 470 EUR

Performance
Operating system - OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)
Chipset - Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm) - Exynos 7420 Octa (14 nm)
Processor CPU - Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) - Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
Graphics processor GPU Mali-T880 MP12 Mali-T760MP8
External memory microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only No
Internal memory 64 GB, 4 GB RAM 32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
Antutu score 135683 116329
GeekBench Single Core 1519 1303
GeekBench Multi-Core 3865 4028
GeekBench RenderScript 3308 2908
GeekBench Battery 1752

Screen
Technology Super AMOLED Super AMOLED
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M 16M
Screen size 5.7" inc 5.7" inc
Screen area 88.5 cm2 88.5 cm2
Screen format 16:9 (height:width) 16:9 (height:width)
Screen to body ratio 78.0% 75.9%
Screen resolution 1440 x 2560 px 1440 x 2560 px
Screen PPI /points per inch/ 518 PPI 518 PPI
Screen protection Corning Gorilla Glass 5 Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Other specs - HDR10
-Always-on display
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Single 16 MP, Single
Camera specs -12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, OIS, dual pixel PDAF -16 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), 1/2.6'', 1.12µm, OIS, AF
Functions LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama LED flash, panorama, HDR
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec. 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, dual-video rec.
Front camera, selfie 5 MP, Single 5 MP, Single
Specifications 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide) 5 MP, f/1.9, 22mm (wide), 1/4.1'', 1.34µm
Functions Dual video call, Auto-HDR Dual video call, Auto-HDR
Video 1440p@30fps
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM)Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) Nano-SIM
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Bands -2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - LTE
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
-4G - 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), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9/Cat10 or LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps/ LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRS Yes Yes
Edge Yes Yes
Wi-Fi 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
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFC Yes Yes
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE 4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE
Harmful irradiation
SAR EU - 0.25 W/kg (head)     1.28 W/kg (body)    
SAR - 1.53 W/kg (head)     1.28 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.45 W/kg (head)     0.58 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
Radio No No
Headphone jack Yes Yes
Others - 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Iris scanner, fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
Other extras
- Fast battery charging
-Qi wireless charging (market dependent)
-ANT+
-S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-Stylus

- Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
-ANT+
-S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Stylus
-Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
Versions
- 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 (LATAM); N920G/DS (Brazil, India)

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