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The next big things from Samsung arrive: Galaxy Note 5 & S6 Edge Plus

Boot Camp feature for Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The next big things from Samsung arrive.    I’m Fred Fishkin with technology BootCamp, a report on gadgets and gear.    Samsung is trying to stay ahead of Apple’s next iPhone announcement with the roll out of two new flagship phones, the Galaxy S6 Edge Plus and the Galaxy Note 5.    Both of the new devices feature top of the line specs along with 5.7 inch screens.  The screen wraps around the edge of the S6 Edge Plus.   The Note 5 features a curved back and an S Pen.   Director of Product Marketing Suzanne DeSilva says they feature 16 megapixel cameras and…

“They can booth shoot 4K video.  There’s live broadcasting so now you can broadcast yourself and anything that you’re seeing to the rest of the world through our partnership with YouTube.”

There are 32 and 64 gigabyte versions of the phones available.   Keep in mind the storage is not expandable…and the battery is not user replaceable either.   That may make them less consumer friendly in the eyes of some, but it is a direction that Apple has taken from the start.   You can find us at BootCamp.com.   I’m Fred Fishkin.

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