Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+. Both devices redefine the possibilities of large screen smartphones through Samsung’s 5.7-inch Quad HD SUPER AMOLED display.
The Galaxy Note 5 4G+ provides refined S Pen capabilities, an unmatched set of productivity tools such as Microsoft Office 365 and SideSync 4.0 in a premium glass and metal design. Providing an immersive multimedia experience, the Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ features innovative Dual Edge display with further Enhanced Edge UX.
Galaxy Note 5 4G+ equipped with Enhanced S Pen
The Galaxy Note 5 4G+ is a stunning upgrade to Samsung’s flagship Galaxy Note line. Inspired by the design legacy of the Galaxy S6 4G+, it ergonomically fits in one hand with a narrower bezel and curved back.
To cater to today’s highly efficient mobile users, the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ features an Enhanced S Pen that offers improved writing capabilities and detection for faster, more intuitive access to its features.
The S Pen offers users much flexibility when personalising a message for a loved one or editing photos from a memorable party, with doodles and scribbles as if you are writing with a pen on paper.
The Enhanced Air Command launches immediately upon removal of the S Pen, and users can access Action Memo, Smart Select, Screen Write in addition to three favourite app shortcuts.
With an improved Screen Write feature, users can Scroll Capture up to 22 webpages and annotate on it. Now sharing long online news articles is a breeze.
The updated Smart Select function makes image clipping easier by saving the URL with a photo cropped from the website into the Scrapbook app. This is especially useful when comparing deals across e-shopping sites.
With Screen Off Memo, users can now jot down quick memos even when the screen is off. Taking down special coffee orders for the coffee run is now fast and easy.
Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ features Dual Edge Display
Samsung continues to drive and enlarge its design heritage with the introduction of the Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+. This new smartphone provides a better viewing experience for optimal multimedia consumption with its Dual Edge screen.
The Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ features Apps Edge for easy access to favourite apps and Enhanced People Edge for easy communication with the user’s favourite contacts. Now, users can easily send hand-written memos, emoticons and pokes, in addition to calling, messaging and emailing their key contacts.
Powerful Core Galaxy Features
Both the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ feature unprecedented multimedia capabilities through Samsung’s industry-leading 5.7-inch Quad HD SUPER AMOLED display for a deeper screen contrast, true to life colours and in-depth details.
Users of these smartphones will also benefit from Samsung’s Advanced Camera System, including Auto Real Time High Dynamic Range (HDR), Smart Optical Image Stabilisation (OIS) and IR Detect White Balance. The new Pro Mode lets users save photos as RAW files and manually adjust the shutter speed.
Improved video capabilities include Video Collage, allowing users to capture multiple videos, create slow motion videos and more into one simple collage. Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ also feature Live Broadcast, which streams live videos in Full HD straight from the users’ cameras, allowing them to share moments in real time.
In order to enhance operability on the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+, both devices feature Samsung’s fast wired and wireless charging technology, with long lasting battery life and embedded wireless charging technology compatible with virtually most Wireless Charging Pads available in the market today. Both devices can charge fully through wired Ultra Fast Charging in approximately 90 minutes1. With the latest Fast Wireless Charging Pad, both devices can also charge up to 2X faster2 than the previous version.
Both devices feature a cutting-edge technology, powered by 14nm processor with 64-bit platform and 4GB RAM, giving users powerful and smooth multitasking experience. Both Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ support 4G+ LTE Category 9 capability with which users can browse, download and connect to the internet at a much faster download speed of up to 450Mbps.
These smartphones also feature Ultra High Quality (UHQ) Audio for immersive multimedia experience, converting normal quality audio such as MP3 and CD to UHQ Audio through sound upscaling technology. In addition, a dedicated audio clock minimises sound distortion and noise, so users can enjoy clearer sound from their mobile device. UHQ Audio can be played over Bluetooth through Samsung’s next generation of wireless audio accessories, such as Level On Wireless Pro.
The Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ have been further upgraded to support SideSync 4.0, which offers wireless PC-smartphone integration for seamless cross-device connections. Featuring auto detection and an ultra-quick setup, users can instantly connect their Samsung device to their PC or tablet for easy access to files and data across all platforms and operating systems.
Samsung Galaxy Life
Users will enjoy specially curated content3 best enjoyed on the stunning SUPER AMOLED display on both the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ and Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+:
OneDrive is the one place for everything in your life. Automatically upload your photos and videos to OneDrive from your device and you can see and share them from your computer, tablet, or even your Xbox for free. Get an additional 100GB of storage free for 2 years. Use OneDrive and you’ll never be without the documents, photos, videos, and other files that matter to you.
The Straits Times for Smartphone (Digital Edition)
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$9.90 per month (U.P. $24.65) for the first three months.
SPH Interactive Magazines
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Note 5 Delights
To celebrate the launch of the Galaxy Note 5 4G+ in Singapore, Samsung will be delighting customers through Note 5 Delights, at Civic Plaza, Ngee Ann City, from 29 to 30 August, 11am to 9pm. At the event, consumers can head to the Product Experience Zones to try out the new devices and stand to win attractive prizes. Note 5 Delights will also be showcasing the Galaxy S6 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge 4G+, Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ and Galaxy Tab S2.
Samsung customers can also get their Samsung products checked for a clean bill of health and enjoy up to 300 free treats4 in hourly giveaways from Garrett Popcorn, St Marc’s Choco Cro, Coco Loco Coconut Water and local flavoured ice-cream. Attendees can also enjoy the performances of three of Singapore’s most popular local bands – Jonah & Jerome, The Analog Girl and HubbaBubbas – as they create music with the Galaxy Note 5 4G+.
Student Delights is designed to engage tertiary students from NTU, NUS and SMU, etc., in a fun and interactive setting. Samsung seeks a two-way conversation with consumers of tomorrow who are extremely tech-savvy and lead connected lifestyles.
Besides experiencing the latest technology from Samsung, students can look forward to nosh up and chill out with their peers, and interact with Samsung’s top executives while enjoying exclusive Galaxy Life offers.
Local Pricing and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 4G+ will be available from 15 August 2015 in Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum, with 32GB5 and 64GB5 storage options, at a recommended retail price of $1,088 and $1,188 respectively.
To thank loyal customers for their continuous support, Samsung will be giving out launch special gifts6. Customers who purchase a Galaxy Note 5 4G+ from 15 August 2015 at local telecommunication operators, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores will be able to enjoy a complimentary Fast Wireless Charging Pad (White only) worth $98 and Clear Cover (Silver only) worth $48 on a while- stocks-last basis.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+ will be available from 22 August 2015 in Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum, with 32GB5 and 64GB5 storage options, at a recommended retail price of $1,188 and $1,288 respectively.
Both devices will be available at local telecommunication operators, major consumer electronics stores, authorised retailers and Samsung Experience Stores.
Compatible accessories for both devices are also available at the following recommended retail price:
- Clear View Cover: $88 in Blue Black, Gold and Silver
- S View Cover: $68 in Blue Black, White, Gold and Silver
- Level On Wireless Pro: $418 in Gold and Black
- Fast Wireless Charging Pad: $98 in White and Black
For more product information, please visit www.samsung.com/galaxy
|Galaxy Note 5 4G+||Galaxy S6 edge+ 4G+|
|Network||4G+ LTE Cat 9 up to 450Mbps/ VoLTE/ 4G+ LTE FDD [Band 1 (2100MHz)/ Band 2|
(1900MHz)/ Band 3 (1800MHz)/ Band 4 (AWS)/ Band 5 (850MHz)/ Band 7 (2600MHz)/ Band 8 (900MHz)/ Band 12 (700MHz)/ Band 17 (700MHz)/ Band 18 (800MHz)/ Band 19 (800MHz)/ Band 26 (800MHz) Band 28 (700MHz)]/ 4G+ LTE TDD [Band 40 (2300MHz)]/ 3.5G (HSPA+ up to 42.2Mbps)/ 3G (850/ 900/ 1900/
2100MHz)/ EDGE/ GPRS Class 33/ GSM Quad-band (850/ 900/ 1800/ 1900MHz)/ NanoSIM
|Processor||64-Bit Octa Core Processor (2.1GHz Quad Core + 1.5GHz Quad Core)|
|Display||5.7″ 16M colours Quad HD (2560×1440) full touch (C-type) SUPER AMOLED display||5.7″ 16M colours Quad HD (2560×1440) full|
touch (C-type) SUPER AMOLED Dual Edge display
|Platform||Android 5.1.1 (Lollipop)|
|Camera||16MP Rear Camera [f1.9, Quick Launch, Smart OIS, Auto Real Time HDR, 8X Digital Zoom, LED Flash, Auto Mode with Exposure Control, Pro Mode, Fast Auto Focus, Tracking AF, Selective Focus, Panorama Shot, Virtual Shot, Video Collage, Live Broadcast, Slow Motion, Fast Motion, Timer Shot, Voice Control, Download (Sports Shot, Food Shot, Surround Shot, Sound & Shot, Shot & More, Beauty Face, Dual Camera, Rear-Cam Selfie, Animated GIF)]|
5.0MP Front Camera [f1.9, Auto Real Time HDR, Beauty Face, Selfie, Wide Selfie, Virtual Shot, Interval Shot, Video Collage, Live Broadcast, Voice Control, Gesture Control, Download (Sound & Shot)]
|Video||UHD 4K Video Player7 (3GP, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 (AVC), WMV7, WMV8, VP8,|
VP9, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM) 2160p @ 30fps and Video Recorder[3GP, MPEG4, H.263, H.264 (AVC)]
Rear Video Recorder [OIS, UHD 4K7 2160p @ 30fps, FHD 1080p @ 60fps, Digital
Video Stabilisation (FHD, HD @30fps)]
Front Video Recorder [QHD 1440p @ 30fps, Digital Video Stabilisation (FHD, HD @ 30fps)]
|Audio||UHQ Audio, MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC+, eAAC+, Vorbis, Opus|
|Google Voice Search, Chrome Browser/ Android Browser, Gmail,|
YouTube, Google Maps, Google Search, Google Play Music, Google Play
Movies & TV, Google Photos , Google Drive, Google Now, Hangouts
|Connectivity||Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0 • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4+5GHz), VHT80, MIMO (2×2), Download Booster8, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, SideSync 4.0, Smart SwitchMobile, PC Sync with Smart Switch PC, Quick Connect9 (Screen Mirroring), MirrorLink, NFC, Android Beam, Mobile hotspot and tethering, Gear Manager|
|Features & Services||Intuitive Multi Window10 (Split View, Pop Up View), Smart Stay, Pop Up Play, Galaxy Apps/ Google Play, Facebook, Facebook Messenger, Instagram, KNOX (Downloadable), S Planner, Smart Manager, Fingerprint Security, S Finder, Private Mode, Easy Mode, S Health11, Galaxy Essentials(Downloadable) [AllTogether, Kids Mode], Flipboard, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft OneDrive, Microsoft OneNote, Skype, Voice Recorder, S Voice|
|S Pen/ Edge|
|S Note, Scrapbook, Enhanced S Pen, Enhanced Air Command (Action Memo, Smart Select, Screen Write), Screen Off Memo, Scroll Capture||Purposeful Edge (People Edge, Apps Edge, Information Stream, Night Clock)|
|Content||Galaxy Life, Galaxy Gifts (Downloadable)|
[The Straits Times Smartphone, AutoDesk Sketchbook for Galaxy (S Pen), Lianhe Zaobao, SPH Interactive Magazines, Kindle for Samsung, Heroes of Warcraft]
|Galaxy Life, Galaxy Gifts (Downloadable) [The Economist, Kindle for Samsung]|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Proximity, Barometer, Gyroscope, Magnetic, Gesture, Heart Rate11, Lights, Fingerprint, Hall|
|Memory||32GB/64GB5 memory with 4GB RAM|
|Dimension / Weight||153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6mm, 171g||154.4 x 75.8 x 6.9mm 153g|
|Battery||3,000mAh (Ultra Fast Charging1, Fast Wireless Charging2, Ultra Power Saving|
|Talktime13||Up to 22hrs (3G)|
1 Based on Samsung’s internal test results, measured when device is at rest with Samsung battery and adaptive fast charger. Estimated charging time is dependent on network configuration, app usage, mode settings, actual device usage, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions.
2 Fast Wireless Charging Pad to be purchased separately. Charging speed is based on Samsung’s internal test results, measured when device is at rest with Samsung battery and Fast Wireless Charging Pad. Estimated charging time is dependent on network configuration, app usage, mode settings, actual device usage, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions.
3 Promotions are subject to third party service providers’ terms and conditions.
4 Free treats are while stocks last and are not exchangeable for cash or other items. Other terms and conditions may apply.
5 Actual user-accessible internal storage is less than specified total memory due to operating system, software, and other built-in applications, and may vary after software updates/ upgrades.
6 Free gifts are while stocks last and are not exchangeable for cash or other items. Free gift may only be redeemed at a later date to be advised by Samsung upon presentation of valid redemption documents. Hardcopy of NRIC will be retained for audit accountability purpose.
7 UHD video file formats may vary among products. Device does not support video playback in all UHD file formats. Format of video content recorded or saved on device may not be supported on all Samsung products and may not be available for viewing on some products. Please check individual product user manual for details.
8 Requires stable 4G network connectivity in addition to Wi-Fi connectivity; additional data charges apply. Supported on HTTP 1.1 protocol only, for files more than 30MB in size. Not supported when either 4G or Wi-Fi speed is 4-5 times faster than the other. Download Booster will be automatically disabled when there is any loss of either 4G or Wi-Fi network, and will only be enabled when both networks recover.
9 Dependent on Bluetooth or Wi-Fi Direct connectivity to the connected Samsung devices. Supported devices may vary, feature may not work on some products, please check individual product user manual for details. Screen Mirroring from TV to device is only available on selected Samsung Smart TV models (Samsung SMART TV 5000 series and above).
10 For selected apps only.
11 Not intended for clinical or medical use, including diagnosis, treatment, monitoring, alleviation, compensation, cure, prevention or mitigation of any disease, ailment, defect, injury or other conditions.
12 The estimated maximum standby time (“Time”) provided has been calculated based solely on Samsung’s internal standby time test results, measured when device is at rest. The test conditions were based on various network connections under initial factory settings using the same settings as the Ultra Power Saving mode. Therefore, the Time may not be accurate depending on your current network configuration, application usage, mode settings, signal strength, noise, features or tasks selected, actual usage patterns, operating temperature, battery condition and other surrounding factors and conditions. Unless otherwise expressly stated or legally required, Samsung disclaims any warranty that the Time will be accurate without any error.
13 Dependent on network, SIM card, usage and battery condition.
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