Samsung adds two brand-new colors to Galaxy Note5 line-up

Samsung adds two brand-new colors to Galaxy Note5 line-up
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Samsung's Galaxy Note5 phablet is one of the hottest properties in the mobile industry. An on-paper beast, Samsung has sought to bring more to the table than raw power in recent times, and as such, the Note5 follows the premium design language of the Galaxy S6. With the look of a smartphone being of such apparent importance, Sammy will soon offer two new color variants in its native South Korea. Accompanying the pre-existing flavors of Black Sapphire, Peal White and Platinum Gold, shoppers will also be able to snap up a Silver Titanium or Pink Gold option should they so wish. 

The craze for gold handsets was probably sparked by the 2013 introduction of the iPhone 5s. Since then, a large number of flagship devices have offered at least one shade of gold from the start. Samsung is known for adding new colors further down the line, though, and the new Silver Titanium and Pink Gold editions add a little more by way of choice. 

With Apple having just introduced another homage to precious metal with the Rose Gold iPhone 6s, it seems that Samsung doesn't want to miss out either. Pink Gold should appeal to those who like the color but would rather own a Note than an iPhone, and by the look of things, the pink Note5 is a tad brighter than its Apple-made counterpart. Meanwhile, the more traditional titanium-esque finish should suit those who prefer a more understated look. 

The Silver Titanium model will be available in 32 GB and 64 GB capacities for 899,800 won ($800) and 965,800 won ($860) respectively. The Pink version will roll out with 64 GB of real estate and bear the same price tag as the 64-gig silver version. 

Both will be available in South Korea by October 23rd, with the silver model likely to arrive a little earlier.

source: SammyHub

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Galaxy Note 5
  • Display 5.7" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 2100 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 3000 mAh(22h 3G talk time)

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61 Comments

1. SYSTEM_LORD

Posts: 1168; Member since: Oct 05, 2015

Couldn't stand not to profit off the rose gold craze, could you Sammy -_-

28. PhenomFaz

Posts: 1236; Member since: Sep 26, 2012

Sammy had pink smartphones before Apple decided to Punk in Pink

29. bucky

Posts: 3771; Member since: Sep 30, 2009

Where are they?

31. MEeee

Posts: 388; Member since: Oct 19, 2011

Siri is too stupid to know that. Look it up "Pink Galaxy Note 1, 2, 3 & 4".

47. nahusiv

Posts: 100; Member since: Apr 20, 2015

note 3, s3, chat, etc etc etc, YEARS ago

57. darkkjedii

Posts: 30696; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

Yeah ok, and that's why they're making pink gold, cause of their older pink phones. I expect better from you. I expect Techie to say this stuff.

36. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Samsung had Rose Gold devices before Apple. Didn't you know that? The Note 3 was available in some markets in Rose Gold. The original Galaxy Gear also was available in Rose Gold which is the color I had. It is amazing how other do something first and you knwo nothing about it, but only when Apple does it. You guys are more than a joke. Just plain old "stupid" works for you guys. ALL THE NOTE 3 COLORS -http://www1.pcmag.com/media/images/409740-samsung-galaxy-note-3-colors.jpg?thumb=y Rose Gold Gear -http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41lpWOhiLJL._SY300_.jpg Rose Gold Gear 2-http://images17.newegg.com/is/image/newegg/86-995-024-TS?$S300W$ Gold S4 -http://i.ytimg.com/vi/QArCGPaZFo0/maxresdefault.jpg

48. 8ozchickenbreast unregistered

Are you saying that Samsung released this new color out of the clear but NOT BECAUSE of Apple? Just a coincidence?

62. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

Yes, 'cause that's what they've been doing with the entire Galaxy Note line; releasing color variants, including rose gold and pink, in different markets outside of the main galaxy unpacked event...just typical mindless iSheeps that now think Apple owns the color after they finally implement it years later.

53. Switch00

Posts: 535; Member since: Sep 04, 2013

Had uglypink, yes. But itdidnt sell. Now it will in rose gold, because of apple.

54. Oxygen

Posts: 125; Member since: Mar 29, 2012

2. SamDH1

Posts: 419; Member since: Apr 21, 2015

Lul at "pink gold". Most accurate description yet

3. combatmedic870

Posts: 982; Member since: Sep 02, 2015

Will either of these be available in the US?

17. danwatson

Posts: 117; Member since: Jan 03, 2012

4. patrickf3

Posts: 43; Member since: Feb 11, 2015

I would rather Samsung brought the emerald green from the s6 to the note or some other original color. They don't need to follow the footsteps of other companies cough cough Apple. But at least it looks pretty good.

5. Lycan155

Posts: 254; Member since: Nov 24, 2013

Begin everyone ! iPink vs S pink Personally i find the pink of the iphone more premium * grabs popcorn *

8. DeusExCellula

Posts: 1390; Member since: Oct 05, 2014

Those nasty white lines all over the back are so premium......

6. GOAT78

Posts: 10; Member since: Aug 17, 2015

Good for Samsung. The Ladies will love it. Apple's phone is also pink but you guys can keep calling it Rose Gold.

37. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Just FYI - Rose Gold comes in several tones. Here are the 2 most popular ones used for Jewelry: Rose Gold 1 -http://www.mdcdiamonds.com/images/ProductImages/ES201PG-1.jpg Rose Gold 2 -https://38.media.tumblr.com/99a2586f02da88248adff4fe43bb6668/tumblr_inline_mr3twaPODw1qz4rgp.jpg Now that you have been educated you see Apple's isn't a wrong color. Just a more feminine shade.

7. mistercarter

Posts: 360; Member since: Sep 01, 2011

ROFLMAO i cant...

38. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Rose Gold 1 -http://www.mdcdiamonds.com/images/ProductImages/E​S201PG-1.jpg Rose Gold 2 -https://38.media.tumblr.com/99a2586f02da88248adff​4fe43bb6668/tumblr_inline_mr3twaPODw1qz4rgp.jpg

9. hafini_27

Posts: 942; Member since: Oct 31, 2013

Everyone call pink some kinds of gold nowadays. What a dumb name. Pink is pink.

39. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

Rose Gold 1 -http://www.mdcdiamonds.com/images/ProductImages/E​S201PG-1.jpg Rose Gold 2 -https://38.media.tumblr.com/99a2586f02da88248adff​4fe43bb6668/tumblr_inline_mr3twaPODw1qz4rgp.jpg

49. 8ozchickenbreast unregistered

And Chinese and the same as Korean. Chinese is Asian. Just call them Chinese.

10. Mercedes-Benz

Posts: 403; Member since: Jan 18, 2015

I like the red note 3, why there is not ed note four or note five?

11. ydl08

Posts: 53; Member since: Nov 01, 2013

The note series always had a Pink. I don't know why they had to add the gold.

12. shiftt

Posts: 333; Member since: May 03, 2015

Pink Gold = Rose Gold = PINK. Everyone needs to get over themselves.

14. ihavenoname

Posts: 1693; Member since: Aug 18, 2013

Pink Gold = Apple "Rose Gold" = PINK. Real rose gold is very different from pink.

40. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

No it isn't. Rose Gold comes in several different shades. One is a pinkish hue while the other is a reddish/brown...almost like copper. Which is the better looking shade in my opinion.

51. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Ay dude all i can see is a very light shade of pink. I've seen actual pink phones before, i even owned a pink nokia once upon a time and this rose gold is definitely pink..

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