Samsung reveal up-sized Galaxy smartphone heating up competition with Apple

SAMSUNG is heating up its competition with Apple, revealing two new super-sized Galaxy smartphones.

The new Note 5 and S6 Edge+ were unveiled at an event in New York yesterday, with the shiny smartphones reported to be available for purchase globally this month.

Both models feature 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screens, metal bodies, improved cameras, and a fingerprint sensor.


They are powered by octa-core processors, have a 4GB RAM and include 3000mAh batteries that can be charged wirelessly.

The new devices are a huge competition to Apple, who is expected to unveil new iPhones in early September.