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Samsung Galaxy Note 5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5555 reviews of Samsung Galaxy Note 5. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones for all reviews. Reviews about the usability and performance are overall positive. The portability and durability are also appreciated. The connectivity and apps get mixed comments, while some have doubts about the reception.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Cell phones the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Samsung Galaxy Note 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Samsung Galaxy Note 5 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the reliability and battery. The sound and performance also get good feedback. There are some less positive comments about the price and durability.

design, performance, sound, battery, reliability

durability, price

87% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jan, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Samsung Galaxy Note 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 532 user reviews of Samsung Galaxy Note 5 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.8/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.com. Comments about the design and screen are generally positive. The portability and usability also get good feedback. Comments about the durability and price are mixed, while there are some critical reviews about the GPS navigation and apps.

performance, usability, portability, screen, design

reliability, reception, connectivity, apps, GPS navigation

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jan, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Samsung Galaxy Note 5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Samsung Galaxy Note 5 from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Cell phones on Amazon.ca. People really like the screen and design. The portability and usability are also appreciated. Reviews are divided on the price. Many are critical about the durability.

performance, usability, portability, design, screen

durability

97% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Jan, 2020

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Expert review by : Michael Sawh (trustedreviews.com)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5

 

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 is the 5.7-inch smartphone successor to the Note 4, arguably one of the standout phones of 2014. So it's somewhat surprising that Samsung has taken the decision not to bring its new phablet to the UK.

Sleek, glass design ; Speedy overall performance ; Great camera ; Slimmer design makes it easier to hold in one hand

S Pen experience not radically improved ; Smaller battery ; No micro SD card support or removable battery

Oct, 2015

Expert review by (t3.com)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review: the same but an awful lot better

 

Take Note - we love this phone

Nice design ; Good S Pen use

Only as powerful as S6 ; Battery life lower

Expert review by (stuff.tv)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review

 

Samsung's new flagship phablet is here, and we're big fans

Great screen ; Great camera ; Great design

Non-expandable memory ; Not available everywhere (yet)

Stylus plus style is a great combo. Better than ever

Sep, 2015

Expert review by : Rik Henderson (pocket-lint.com)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 hands-on: Classy evolution but no UK launch currently planned

 

We have to admit, our mouths gaped open when we were told that Samsung has strategically decided to not launch the Galaxy Note 5 in the UK. Instead, it will initially only be available in North America and select Asian markets.

Aug, 2015

Expert review by : Matt Swider (techradar.com)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review

 

Note 5 puts the phab in phablet with a stylus and stylish makeover

Slick glass-backed design ; Record-break specs ; Stunning camera quality ; Handy S Pen stylus

Expensive ; No microSD card slot ; No removable battery ; Limited to a few countries

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 requires two hands and a pile of cash, but it's the best Android phone with a large screen, a stylus and an accurate camera. Just don't look for it to have a microSD card, removable battery – or availability outside the US.

Nov, 2017

Expert review by : Christopher Minasians (expertreviews.co.uk)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review: A Galaxy S6 Edge+ variant with a stylus

 

A beautiful screen and excellent performance, but the Note 5 is trickier to hold than its curved edge sibling

The Note 5 has so much in common with the Galaxy S6 Edge+, which I think is much more comfortable and easy to hold, the Note 5 doesn’t immediately make me feel like I'm missing out on much. The S-Pen obviously makes it quite different from other...

Jan, 2017

Expert review by : Lewis Painter (techadvisor.co.uk)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review

 

Does the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 contribute to the Note legacy, or does it fall flat on its face? Read on and find out

So, what do we think of the Galaxy Note 5? We’re very fond of just about every aspect of the Galaxy Note 5, from its curved and sleek design to its vibrant display and high-resolution camera. It can handle almost anything you can throw at it thanks to...

Sep, 2015

Expert review by : Alex Todd (recombu.com)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Review: Hands-on

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Hands-On Review @ IFA 2015: IFA gave us the opportunity to go hands-on with Samsung's biggest and brightest handset yet.

Stunning design ; Killer screen ; Excellent camera

Expensive ; Unconfirmed for the UK ; Fingerprint magnet

There’s a lot to love about the new Samsung Galaxy Note 5, primarily thanks to its killer hardware, beautiful design and unique feature set, but locking away the battery and storage will sting many long-time Note fans..

Sep, 2015

Expert review by : Jessica Dolcourt (cnet.co.uk)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review: Pen-friendly superphone packs big screen -- and big price

 

The Note 5 boasts a redesigned stylus and a giant screen -- and a price tag to match. It has a few flaws, and this modest upgrade of last year's Note will feel the heat from a growing battalion of cheaper competitors.

The Samsung Galaxy Note 5 has an eye-catching design and high-end hardware, and it takes great outdoor photos. Using the stylus has never felt better and battery life is terrific.

With a nonremovable battery and no external storage option, the Note 5 strips away some of last year's features. It's pricey compared with large-screen competitors like Motorola's Moto X Pure.

Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is excellent overall, and the only phone to buy if you want to write by hand. However, you'll pay a huge premium for a modest upgrade from last year's model, and less pricey competitors will satisfy many.

Aug, 2015

Expert review by : David Ludlow (expertreviews.co.uk)

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review – hands on

 

It's not coming to the UK at the moment, but here's a look at what you'll miss with the Note 5

It’s hard to say much about a handset that, currently, isn’t going to come to the UK. To my mind, it’s a shame, as the Note 5 is something quite different to other smartphones. Its S-Pen gives you a different way of interacting with the handset and...

Aug, 2015

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