Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos Review
Samsung seem to love its new design given that it has been applying it in nearly every new smartphones. You have come across the Galaxy S6 and the Note 5 and there isn’t any striking difference. Same case here the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos comes with a Gorilla Glass 4 display and an aluminum frame. This means that somehow Samsung have done away with the old fake leather and some funny plastic that was synonymous with the Galaxy Note Series.
One of the most striking aspects of the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos’s design is the rounded edges. Just vision the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ front edges fixed on the rear of the note 5. Obviously they would look great and that’s exactly what Samsung is talking about in the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos.
In short, Samsung has taken a really bold step ahead in terms of design quality. Given the materials used, and the exceptional design, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos looks more premium when compared to its predecessors. However, there are a few features that are synonymous to the note family that are missing in the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos. For instance, the people who have been used to the micro SD slot will have to forget about it with the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos. Moreover the battery can’t be replaced and you are stuck with the same battery for the rest of your life.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos has an excellent 5.7 inch Super AMOLED display with QHD resolution. So far, you will find no other super display on the market right now. Not even the Samsung galaxy S6 edge gets to compete.
Apart from the excellent display, there are a few features that you would also like to note of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos. One of the most prominent features must be the S pen which has been synonymous with the note series as well. However, this time round the pen comes with an excellent ejecting mechanism that is more convenient than the older versions.
Under the hood you meet a few more upgrades that need mentioning. Apart from the usual bloat ware that comes with the Note smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos still runs touchwiz UI. Apart from performance, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos also has a good audio composition. Although it comes with a mono speaker, you work your way through the equalizer settings to get a decent sound for the movies or gaming. Moreover, you can’t go without mentioning the voice recorder which was one of the most excellent features of the note 4. Nevertheless, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos’s voice recorder is just on average and so don’t expect too much from the Note 5. However, you can enjoy the excellent camera performance of the note 5. Moreover, there are a few settings that can make the whole photography experience a breeze. All in all, there’s a lot to like about the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Duos but again it also comes with its own shortcomings.
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