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is it worthed to upgrade from tmobile note 3 to s5?

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Talking is it worthed to upgrade from tmobile note 3 to s5?

is worthed to put the money on a s5 or to wait for the note4?
 
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Thats not an upgrade they are not the same category. Thtats more of a downgrade. Phone pbablet etc. Just dont do it wait for note 4

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I agree, if you love the Note 3 you're likely not going to like the S5. It's quite a bit smaller screen but the phone is almost the same size. No Stylus (if you use). You just aren't comparing apples to apples and i also believe it's a step down from the Note 3.

On a side note, I love having the latest and greatest but this is the first phone i had that i never am finding myself looking for an upgrade. The Note 3 is amazing and there isn't really anything out there better to the point you would even notice a difference. i mean the phone is barely 6-7 months old and the spec war is at a stand still. All the phones are about the same now spec wise. So i say just relax and enjoy your phone for awhile.
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I had the S5 for about a week and was definitely unimpressed with it. Smaller size, no stylus, and the biggest killer was less RAM. 3gb to 2gb is a big difference when it comes to Android.

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The Note 3 is really a business phone. If your us anything else outside of that. You may benefit from the S5.

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Sold my note3 and got the gs5 and didn't liked it at all ... Sold It and got again the note3 ... I missed this bad boy ....

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