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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ will have a 128GB variant

When Samsung announced the latest Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ on August 13 in New York at the Galaxy Unpacked event, only the 32GB and 64GB variants were shown off. However, it has been found out that the 128GB variant also exists.

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When we check the Samsung US website where both the devices are available for the major US carriers, the 128GB variant can be found. We can see AT&T having them. Verizon, T-Mobile and AT&T will have all the three storage variants for both the new phablets. However, we do not have the pricing for the 128GB variant yet and it might be making its way after sometime. Check out the pricing and plans of the major carriers in USA. Samsung has already started selling the Galaxy Note 5 in Taiwan.

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 features a 5.7-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED display, with a pixel density of 518 ppi, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by octa-core Exynos 7420 (Quad 2.1 GHz + Quad 1.5 GHz) 64-bit processor. It comes with 4 GB of LPDDR4 RAM and has 32 / 64 GB of internal storage, which cannot be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out of the box with TouchWiz on top of it. Samsung Pay goes out of beta and will start functioning from August 20. It comes with the new S Pen stylus with click mechanism. It has KNOX Active Protection and My KNOX app to protect sensitive data (personal and work).

One the camera front, the Galaxy Note 5 rocks a 16 megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash along with f/1.9 aperture and Optical Image Stabilisation. The rear camera It has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. Users can click pictures with ‘Pro’ mode which has the capability to shoot images in RAW format and can also control shutter speed. It is 7.6 mm thick and weighs 171 grams. It has heart rate sensor on the back and fingerprint scanner on the home button.

The Galaxy Note 5 comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.2 LE & apt-X, GPS, GLONASS and NFC as connectivity options. The phablet is powered by a 3,000 mAh non-replaceable battery under the hood with fast charging, which charges it completely in 90 minutes. It also comes with new fast wireless charging which charges it completely in 120 minutes. The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is available in white pearl, black sapphire, gold platinum and silver titan colour variants.

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ features a 5.7-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED dual edge display with a pixel density of 518 ppi, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by octa-core Exynos 7420 (Quad 2.1 GHz + Quad 1.5 GHz) 64-bit processor. It comes with 4 GB of RAM and has 32 / 64 GB of internal memory, which cannot be expanded via microSD card. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS out of the box with TouchWiz on top to it. It comes with a new feature called Apps Edge. It has a similar design like the original S6 Edge. Samsung Pay goes out of beta and will start functioning from August 20. It has KNOX Active Protection and My KNOX app to protect sensitive data (personal and work).

One the camera front, the Galaxy S6 Edge+ rocks a 16 megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash along with f/1.9 aperture and Optical Image Stabilisation. It has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. Users can click pictures with ‘Pro’ mode which has the capability to shoot images in RAW format and can also control shutter speed. It has heart rate sensor on the back and fingerprint scanner on the home button. It comes with an infrared LED for smart TV remote and other gadgets. It is 6.9 mm thick and weighs 153 grams.

The Galaxy S6 Edge+ comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.2 LE & apt-X, GPS, GLONASS and NFC as connectivity options. The phablet is powered by a 3,000 mAh non-replaceable battery under the hood with fast charging, which charges it completely in 90 minutes. It also comes with new fast wireless charging which charges it completely in 120 minutes. The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ is available in white pearl, black sapphire, gold platinum and silver titanium colour variants. Both the new devices go on sale in USA and Canada starting August 21. The company has announced keyboard covers for the new phablets, priced at US $80.

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