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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A

Comparison: side by side, pros and cons and the differences between Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S vs Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A phones. Which is the best phone?

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note Edge X01Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S
5.6"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

3.7mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

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Compare Samsung Galaxy Note Edge X00Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
5.6"
AMOLED

1440x2560

16
MP

3.7mp

3GB
RAM

32bit Quad

3000
mAh

(Removable)

What's the best phone? The PhoneMore's choice is Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S

The phonemore's choice is much more technical than personal, so don't just evaluate it. Our goal is to help, but what's important to us may not be important to you. You decide which is the best phone! Comment!


01 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915S
Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SvsGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
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+Faster for surfing the internet and download files
(4G+ LTE-A) 300 Mbpsvs(4G LTE) 150 Mbps

00 Advantages Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915AvsGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915S

53 Common items in both devices
2.7Ghz 32bit Quad-Core
3GB LPDDR3
32GB (25GB user available)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
174 grams (6.09 ounces)
8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Aluminum body, front glass, plastic back
Super AMOLED
16 million
1440x2560 pixels
525 PPI
5.6"
(back) 16MP
LED flash
Only digital zoom
Autofocus
OIS: Optical stabilization
HDR photo/video only main camera
1/2.6" inches
f/2.2 (aperture)
(front) 3.7MP
4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels)
2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
4G+ LTE-A / 4G LTE
Capacitive
Multitouch
3.5mm jack
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Temperature
Humidity
SpO2
UV radiation
3000 mAh
Li-Ion (Removable)
Speakerphone
Video calling
Vibrating alert
Active noise cancellation
Micro-B USB - MHL-3
A-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNA
4.1 version A2DP
NFC
MicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Gorilla Glass 3
+ COMMON ITEMS

Check the comparison table below for more items that are not evaluated in comparison score above.

Model and physical featuresSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
BrandSamsungSamsung
ModelGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915SGalaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Also known asSK Telecom Galaxy Note Edge N915SAT&T Galaxy Note Edge N915A
Country or region where it's soldSouth KoreaUSA
Release dateNovember, 2014November, 2014
Depth8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)8.3 millimeters (0.33 inches)
Size (width x height)82.4 x 151.3 millimeters (3.24 x 5.96 in)82.4 x 151.3 millimeters (3.24 x 5.96 in)
Weight174 grams (6.09 ounces)174 grams (6.09 ounces)
Qwerty physical keyboardNot supportedNot supported
AntennaInternal antennaInternal antenna
Build, materialsAluminum body, front glass, plastic backAluminum body, front glass, plastic back
Protection against water and othersNot supportedNot supported
Operating system (OS)Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Operating systemAndroid 4.4.4 KitKatAndroid 4.4.4 KitKat
Firmware updateAndroid 6.0.1 MarshmallowAndroid 6.0.1 Marshmallow
HardwareSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Architecture - Chipset32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 Pro (28nm)32bit - Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 APQ8084 Pro (28nm)
CPU processor2.7Ghz Quad-Core Krait 4502.7Ghz Quad-Core Krait 450
GPU graphical controllerQualcomm Adreno 420Qualcomm Adreno 420
RAM memory3GB LPDDR33GB LPDDR3
Internal storage32GB (25GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
32GB (25GB user available)
eMMC 5.0
External storageUntil 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
Until 128GB microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
(dedicated slot)
DisplaySamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Display typeSuper AMOLEDSuper AMOLED
Screen size5.6" inches5.6" inches
Screen-to-body ratio~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)~69.3% (screen-to-body ratio)
TouchscreenCapacitive Multitouch 10-pointsCapacitive Multitouch 10-points
Display resolution1440x2560 pixels1440x2560 pixels
Pixel density (dot pitch)525 PPI525 PPI
Colors16 million16 million
Scratch-resistant glassGorilla Glass 3Gorilla Glass 3
Mobile networks and dataSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Dual-SIMNot supportedNot supported
SIM card1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
1 slot
micro-SIM (3FF)
GSM Mhz bandTri-Band 900/1800/1900Quad-Band 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 2G networkGSM 900/1800/1900GSM 850/900/1800/1900
Primary 3G networkUMTS 2100UMTS 850/900/1900/2100
Primary 4G networkLTE Cat6 (Bands 1, 3, 5, 8, 20)LTE Cat4 (Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 17, 20)
Primary data networkGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE, LTE-AGPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+, LTE
Secondary 2G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 3G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary 4G networkNot supportedNot supported
Secondary data networkNot supportedNot supported
Maximum download/upload300/50 Mbps150/50 Mbps
Messaging and callingSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
MessagingSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mailSMS (Swype), MMS, E-mail, Push mail
SpeakerphoneSupportedSupported
Video callingSupportedSupported
Call controlVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commandsVoice dialing, Voice recorder, Voice commands
Primary camera / Back cameraSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Main camera16 megapixels16 megapixels
Main camera resolution4608x3456 pixels4608x3456 pixels
Video recording (primary)4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps4K UHD (3840x2160 pixels) 30 fps
FlashLED flashLED flash
Focal aperturef/2.2 (aperture)f/2.2 (aperture)
Focal length31mm lens31mm lens
Sensor size1/2.6" inches1/2.6" inches
Pixel size1.12µm pixel1.12µm pixel
AutofocusAutofocusAutofocus
Touch focusSupportedSupported
Image stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilizationOIS: Optical stabilization
ZoomOnly digital zoomOnly digital zoom
Face/smile detectionFace detection, Smile detectionFace detection, Smile detection
BSI sensorNot supportedNot supported
HDRHDR photo/video only main cameraHDR photo/video only main camera
Front camera / Secondary cameraSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Front camera3.7 megapixels3.7 megapixels
Front camera resolution2560x1440 pixels2560x1440 pixels
Video recording (secondary)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)2K UHD (2560x1440 pixels)
Front flashNot supportedNot supported
Focal aperturef/1.9 (aperture)f/1.9 (aperture)
Focal lengthfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Sensor sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
Pixel sizefeature not registeredfeature not registered
MultimediaSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
RadioNot supportedNot supported
TVNot supportedNot supported
Video formatsMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMVMP4, H.264, H.263, DivX, XviD, WMV
Audio formatsMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLACMP3, WAV, WMA, eAAC+, FLAC
Connectivity and interfacesSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
USBMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-GoMicroUSB 2.0, USB OTG On-The-Go
TV outputMicro-B USB - MHL-3Micro-B USB - MHL-3
Audio output3.5mm jack3.5mm jack
Bluetooth4.1 version A2DP4.1 version A2DP
WiFi802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)802.11 a/b/g/n/ac + MIMO (2.4Ghz/5Ghz)
DLNASupportedSupported
NFCSupportedSupported
GPSA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDouA-GPS, GeoTagging, GLONASS, BeiDou
Infrared portSupportedSupported
Other functionsSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Active noise cancellationSupportedSupported
Vibrating alertSupportedSupported
RingtonesPolyphonic and customizedPolyphonic and customized
Web browserHTML, XHTML, HTML5HTML, XHTML, HTML5
Java / Flash playerNot supportedNot supported
SensorsAccelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
SpO2
UV radiation
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Accelerometer
Proximity
Compass
Ambient Light
Gyroscope
Barometer
Temperature
Humidity
Gesture
SpO2
UV radiation
Fingerprint (front-mounted)
Other features- Colors: Black, White
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- S Pen stylus
- S-Voice natural language
- Dropbox 50GB
- Samsung Gear S compatible
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
- Colors: Black, White
- Samsung TouchWiz UX
- S Pen stylus
- S-Voice natural language
- Dropbox 50GB
- Samsung Gear S compatible
- ANT+ support
- WiFi direct, hotspot
Power supply and autonomySamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
Battery technologyLi-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
Li-Ion (Removable)
Fast battery charging
Battery capacity3000 mAh3000 mAh
Battery model / charger (watts)18W18W
Talk time1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day1080 minutes | 18 hours | 0.8 day
Standbyfeature not registeredfeature not registered
Specific absorption rate (radiation)Samsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915SSamsung Galaxy Note Edge SM-N915A
SAR USA, Mexico, Colombia0.34 W/Kg (head) | 0.67 W/Kg (body)0.86 W/Kg (head) | 1.01 W/Kg (body)
SAR European Union, UKfeature not registered0.127 W/Kg (head) | 0.329 W/Kg (body)