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Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Samsung Galaxy Note 4

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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Not only is the Note 4 the best Samsung smartphone I've ever used, but it's also the best large-screen phone on the market -- even better than the iPhone 6 Plus.

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Pros
  • Gorgeous design with high-end materials
  • Nice display
  • Best camera in a Galaxy smartphone
  • Powerful performance
  • Great battery life
Cons
  • Isn't waterproof
  • Loudspeaker still needs work

Reviews

87
 
Average Critic Score
Critic Reviews 10

90
 
Average User Score
User Reviews 29
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Specs

Key Specs

Type
Smartphone
Operating system
Android
Screen size
5.722
Internal memory
321
Camera
Yes
Type
Operating system
Screen size
Internal memory
Camera
Smartphone
Android
5.722
321
Yes

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90 Engadget Score
The best in its category. We highly recommend it.
90

The best in its category. We highly recommend it.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Scores

Engadget

90
 

User Reviews

80
AndyCr15
There's a lot to like about this in spite of a few flaws. - Engadget
90
hailstormknight
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
90
PublicImageLTD
Had the LG G4 three months ago, I ditched it for the Note 4.Best move ever.Changed...read more
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