Samsung Mobile Bangladesh, in association with Grameenphone Limited (GP), announced today the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. The device represents Samsung’s commitment to the big screen smartphone market, which Samsung boldly pioneered in 2011 with the original Galaxy Note.
Samsung, in collaboration with Grameenphone, presented the Note 5 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The device was unveiled at the event by Yasir Azman, Chief Marketing Officer, Grameenphone and Choon Soo Moon, Managing Director, Samsung Electronics, Bangladesh Branch Office, among others.
The Galaxy Note5 blend form and function with industry leading features, including: the best screen technology, the most advanced camera for high quality photos and videos, the latest fast charging, and an incredibly powerful processor. With increased 4GB RAM, the smartphone offers the most powerful capacity and processing power on the market, enabling users to enjoy more seamless multi-tasking, keep up with messages, post updates to social networks faster, and enjoy graphic-heavy games without suffering lag time. With its curved 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen and the all new design, the Galaxy Note 5 provides an unmatched set of productivity tools such as SideSync, along with a much refined 5th generation S Pen capabilities to better serve the major multitasker.
“At Samsung, we believed in the promise that large screen smartphones could actively provide users with a better viewing experience and more productivity on-the-go,” said Mr. Choon Soo Moon, Country Manager, Samsung Electronics Bangladesh. “With the launch of the Note5, we’re reemphasizing our ongoing commitment to bold, fearless innovation that meets the needs of our consumers.”
Speaking on the occasion Mr. Yasir Azman, Chief Marketing Officer, Grameenphone said, “As the leader in the telecom market in Bangladesh, Grameenphone always strives to provide the best for its customers. We are equally proud that our customers will be the first to get the Note 5 device in their hands.” Commenting on the Grameenphone’s Internet for All ambition to incorporate 50 million internet users on its network, the GP CMO added that “Grameenphone has introduced an exclusive data offer with the device so that GP customers can enjoy the best smartphone experience.”
Pre-booking offer and availability
Interested customers can now pre-book the device. As a pre-booking gift, customers will receive an attractive offer from Grameenphone of 8 GB data purchase at a discounted price of 500 taka for 2 months (3 times). Customers will also receive a gift voucher worth Tk. 10,000/- from Timezone with every purchase. The device has 32GB storage option, available in Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium. The device is priced at Tk. 69,900/- only. Customers can enjoy up to 12 months’ EMI at 0% interest.
Customers can pre-book from Sep 9 – Sep 20 with a deposit of Tk. 5,000/-.
Galaxy Note5 perfect for multi-taskers
The Galaxy Note5 is a stunning upgrade to Samsung’s flagship Galaxy Note line – more powerful and more personal than ever. Inspired by the design legacy of the Galaxy S6, it ergonomically fits in one hand with a narrower bezel and curved back. The flat screen is great to write on and the curved shape makes it easier to use the phone with one hand.
Engineered to help people get more done faster, the Galaxy Note5 includes all new S Pen that feels more solid and balanced in the user’s hand, offering improved writing capabilities and a variety of practical tools. A unique clicking mechanism offers a joyful experience of popping the S Pen out with just one quick click. Users can now quickly jot down ideas or information when the screen is off without even unlocking the phone. ‘Air Command’ feature gets more intuitive and practical as well; now the icon hovers for instant access to all of S Pen tools from any screen at any time. Users can also annotate on PDF files and capture lengthy web articles or long images at once via ‘Scroll capture.’
The Note5 features unprecedented multimedia capabilities with deeper screen contrast and details through Samsung’s industry-leading 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display.
As social networking becomes more ubiquitous, consumers expect to share the moments of their lives through photos and video and Samsung is enabling that desire with improved video capabilities. These include Steady Video, which provides Video Digital Image Stabilization on both the front and rear cameras for sharp, crisp video on-the-go, and Video Collage Mode, which allows users to record and edit short videos easily in various frames and effects. The Note5 also features 4K(UHD) video filming and Live Broadcast, which lets users instantly live streams Full HD video straight from the phone to any individual, group of contacts, or even the public through YouTube Live. Anyone who receives the YouTube link from Note5 user is able to enjoy live stream video from his or her smartphone, tablet, PC or Smart TV with YouTube connectivity.
Galaxy Note5 users will also benefit from Samsung’s advanced camera system, including Quick Launch (double click the home button to launch the camera in less than one second*), Auto Real-time High Dynamic Range (HDR), and Smart Optical Image Stabilization (OIS) and brand-new filters.
The Note5 features Samsung’s fast charging technology. The device can be fully charged in approximately 90 minutes.
Samsung’s newest devices are further upgraded to support SideSync, which offers both wireless and wired PC-smartphone integration for seamless connections across devices. Thanks to auto-detection and an ultra quick setup, users can instantly connect their Samsung device to their PC or tablet for easy access to files and data across all platforms and operating systems.
In addition, Samsung’s Note5 features enhanced security features with KNOX Active Protection (built into devices / out of the box) and My KNOX (app with simple/fast setup) to further protect sensitive personal and work data.
*Average speed based on internal testing conducted by Samsung. Results may vary by device or situation.
About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. inspires the world and shapes the future with transformative ideas and technologies, redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, cameras, digital appliances, printers, medical equipment, network systems, and semiconductor and LED solutions. We are also leading in the Internet of Things space through, among others, our Smart Home and Digital Health initiatives. We employ 319,000 people across 84 countries with annual sales of US $196 billion.
*All functionality, features, specifications and other product information provided in this document including, but not limited to, the benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, and capabilities of the product are subject to change without notice or obligation.
About Grameenphone Ltd.
Grameenphone, part of the Telenor Group, is a leading telecommunications service provider in Bangladesh with more than 53 million subscribers. Since its inception in 1997, Grameenphone has built the largest cellular network in the country, covering nearly 99 percent of the country’s population. With its brand promise to enable customers to “Go beyond”, Grameenphone seeks to help customers get the full benefit of mobile data and voice services and provide Internet For All. Grameenphone is listed on the Dhaka Stock Exchange.