Benchmarks Real world tests of Galaxy Note 5 vs P9 Plus

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P9 Plus

Features Key features of the Galaxy Note 5  vs P9 Plus 

screen size

screen resolution

Galaxy Note 5
2560 x 1440
P9 Plus
1920 x 1080


camera resolution

P9 Plus
12 MP

Differences What are the advantages of each

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Reasons to consider the
Samsung Galaxy Note 5

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Is 4G Yes vs No Somewhat common; Supports the fastest, most reliable networks
Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes vs No Somewhat common; Share your cellphone's data plan with other devices
Significantly higher resolution 2560 x 1440 vs 1920 x 1080 Around 80% higher resolution
Sharper screen 515 ppi vs 400 ppi Around 30% sharper PPI; enjoy photo-realistic, crisp images
Higher resolution front camera 16 MP vs 12 MP Around 35% higher resolution front camera; Video chat with other people
Better theoretical download speed 20 Mb/s vs 0.38 Mb/s More than 52x better theoretical download speed; enjoy lightning fast downloads on modern networks
Slightly bigger screen 5.7" vs 5.5" Around 5% bigger screen
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Huawei P9 Plus

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Faster processor 2.5 GHz vs 2.1 GHz Around 20% faster processor; run computation-intensive applications, such as photo editing, faster
More battery capacity 3,400 mA·h vs 3,000 mA·h Around 15% more battery capacity
Lighter 162 g vs 171 g More than 5% lighter
Slightly thinner 7 mm vs 7.6 mm Around 10% thinner

Specifications Full list of technical specs


Galaxy Note 5  vs
P9 Plus 
Size 5.7" 5.5"
Resolution 2560 x 1440 1920 x 1080
Multitouch N/A N/A
PPI 515 ppi 400 ppi


Clock speed 2.1 GHz 2.5 GHz
Internal storage 64 GB 64 GB

photo & video

Camera 16 MP 12 MP
Resolution 16 MP 12 MP
Flash Yes Yes
Secondary camera 5 MP 8 MP


Generation 4G 3G
LTE-A Cat 9 (450/)
HSUPA (7.2 Mb/s)
EDGE (0.38 Mb/s)
LTE (20 Mb/s)
HSPA (unspecified)
LTE-A Cat 6 (300/)
UMTS (0.38 Mb/s)
GPRS (0.01 Mb/s)
GSM (0.01 Mb/s)


Capacity 3,000 mA·h 3,400 mA·h

form factor

Galaxy Note 5  vs
P9 Plus 
Weight 171 g 162 g
Thickness 7.6 mm 7 mm
Size 76.1 x 153.2 x 7.6 mm 75.3 x 152.3 x 7 mm


Has an assisted GPS Yes Yes


Supports FM radio No No


Operating system Android 7.0 Android 7.0
Multitasking Yes Yes
App store Android Market Android Market
Adobe flash support No No
App store size 850,000 apps 850,000 apps


Acts as a wi-fi hotspot Yes No
Supports NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth Bluetooth
Samsung Galaxy Note 5
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