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  1. Tiko7523's Avatar
    I actually considered both but going from a Note 4 to a Note 5 i did not notice too much of a difference and i was actually sick and tired of my Note 4 battery life after the update.

    also mad at samsung not giving the Note 4 the new touchwhiz interface

    went with the Edge Plus
    09-10-2015 01:29 AM
  2. nokia4life's Avatar
    same phone with better functionality that is what helped me choose the note5

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    09-10-2015 05:33 AM
  3. anon(153966)'s Avatar
    I didn't look at the Edge at all. I simply don't like the 'Edge' look. And I wouldnt use the notifications that it offers. So, Note 5 it is...
    09-10-2015 10:23 AM
  4. Kelly Kearns's Avatar
    I could really use the "silent type" color notifications. If only the edge screen operated independent of the lock screen and you didn't have to turn the phone upside down.
    09-10-2015 11:41 AM
  5. knightblaze's Avatar
    Didn't like the edge display. Having a partially wrapped app experience hurt my eyes, also preferred the rounded back for grip on the note.

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    09-10-2015 08:10 PM
  6. bplink95's Avatar
    Just that the edge for me is on the wrong side, and the S-Pen makes all the difference to me, like I said, a preference thing.

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    How is the edge on the wrong side? It's a dual edge screen and you can put the tab to activate it anywhere on either edge?

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    09-10-2015 08:57 PM
  7. Raptor007's Avatar
    I am looking at both, I had the Note 2 and 3, skipped the Note 4 since I just never used the Stylus enough, oh wait the new Samsung Pencil but the S6 Edge6 overcomes some of the screen size issues I had so I am looking at both. But in the end I may go Nexus or Moto simply for the software update issues.
    09-10-2015 09:23 PM
  8. dudeman702's Avatar
    How is the edge on the wrong side? It's a dual edge screen and you can put the tab to activate it anywhere on either edge?

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    Not what I meant. I said it's a preference thing, meaning that I like my edge to be facing forward for comfort (note 5) rather than facing backwards for novelty (6+)

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    09-10-2015 10:12 PM
  9. metropolitim's Avatar
    Okay, after weeks of poking around, and half an hour poking on it in the store, I'm going with edge+.

    -- I loved my Note 3, but never ever ever used the S Pen. EVER. And yet I loved my Note. Why? All the reasons besides the S Pen. Big, beautiful, fast, juicy Android goodness, etc etc etc.

    -- I am likewise not planning to use the edge features. Kinda interesting in theory, but nothing that jumps out as must-have. But it's big, beautiful, chock full of juicy Android goodness, and I like the SHAPE of the edge.

    You know what REALLY did it? Having the Note for 2 years already, getting the Note 5 felt like buying an OLD phone, not a new one. Yes, yes, faster, higher res, more useful pen. I'm a believer. I really truly am.

    But I'm also 100000% shallow. Every one of my last phones has brought a change in form factor, and being entirely that shallow, that's what won the day.

    I can't thank you all enough though. Even though I went the other way, I agree with you all on almost everything. LOL Your wisdom is why I've been lurking in this forum for so so many years, and I truly appreciate it.
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    09-11-2015 09:01 PM
  10. scoty024's Avatar
    I got the Edge 6+. Then I went back three days later and returned it for the Note 5. MUCH happier with the Note... had the 2, 3 and 4... never used the dumb pen so figured the Edge would simply make more sense... been using the S-Pen all day today.

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    09-11-2015 09:11 PM
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