Which Phablet would do: iPhone 6S Plus VS. Galaxy Note 5


One thing is evident that iPhone has no match when compared with other phablets. However, comparatively we also have good choices that comes in competition with iPhone 6s plus in certain aspects such as camera and price. Let’s compare and contrast iPhone 6S Plus with Galaxy Note 5.



Weight is a key concern as most of the users like me would opt to buy a light weight phablet. By comparing the weight of the two phablets, we will find out that iPhone 6s Plus 192 grams while Galaxy Note 5 is 171 grams.

Operating System

iPhone 6s Plus is equipped with iOS 9 being upgradable to iOS 9.02. On the other hand, Galaxy Note 5 offers Android 5.1 (Lollipop) to their clients.

Processor and RAM

Apple offers a 64-bit Apple A9 processor supported by 2GB RAM. In contrast, Galaxy Note 5 offers Exynos 7420 supported with 4GB RAM.


As far as the connectivity parameter is concerned, iPhone 6s Plus feature Wi-Fi, GSM, CDMA, HSPA, EVDO, LTE-A options and Galaxy Note 5 offers you with Wi-Fi, GSM, HSPA, LTE and thus making your net experience a mind-blowing one.


For insane selfie lovers camera is a key concern and they decide the phablet based upon this factor. In this regard, iPhone 6s Plus offers 12MP Rear Camera supported by Front 5MP Front Camera. On the other hand, Galaxy Note 5 offers a Rear 16 MP Camera powered by 5MP Front camera.


iPhone 6s Plus being available in Gold, Silver, Space Gray, and Rose Gold colors make more choices for users. On the other hand, Galaxy Note 5 is also available in variety of options such as Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Silver Titan and White Pearl.

The final decision depends upon your choice as to which one would most likely would satiate your taste.