A Fanboy's Note 10/10+ Review

  • Published: 12 September 2019
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    The Note series was known to be the do-all smartphone phone from Samsung. Note 10 and Note 10 Plus changes all that for the better and the worse.

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Comments • 6 074

  • Oronde James
    Oronde James  2 hours back

    I'm not sure how someone can call themselves "tech forward" and cry SO DAMN MUCH about archaic features like the headphone jack. 😂😂😂

    • Govind Kumar
      Govind Kumar  4 hours back

      I'm gonna buy a flagship device which has headphone jack
      -enlighted by Linus

      • Nomadx53
        Nomadx53  5 hours back

        These shows are so much better than anything cable can produce, I don’t even have a cable subscription. I also haven’t watched or listened to an ad in years thanks to YouTube Premium through Google Play Music.

        • Junior Barra
          Junior Barra  23 hours back

          Lame upgrade??? You can say that one more time! 😂
          My Note 9 is more than perfect.
          It's 🔥🔥🔥 👍

          • TheBoltMaster
            TheBoltMaster  1 days back

            11:17 what’s the problem with touching your phone to unlock it? YOU’LL BE TOUCHING YOUR PHONE RIGHT AFTER UNLOCKING IT!

            • TheBoltMaster
              TheBoltMaster  1 days back

              I prefer the asymmetrical hole punch on the s10...it’s way more aesthetically pleasing...and it’s not as “in your face” even though it is smaller on the note 10.

              • christopher krause
                christopher krause  1 days back

                Music and sponsorship brought me here

                • ChinesePhoneme
                  ChinesePhoneme  1 days back

                  I have the same feeling towards the note10 series. I think the punch hole is worse than the notch (except Pixel 3XL). Note10(+) seems to be a s10 with s Pen and not for the hardcore 'want to have all ' users anymore. Note9 is more of a all around device, and is probably the last of this kind.

                  • Isaac Oooof
                    Isaac Oooof  2 days back

                    I’m waiting for this one to blow up too 👍

                    • Zerviscos
                      Zerviscos  2 days back

                      Linus is the only reviewer who drops stuff, even without touching them.

                      Also I bought the Note 9 before I watched this, really hated the punchole in the Note 10. The Auraglow looks dope tho.

                      • Matt Leonard
                        Matt Leonard  3 days back

                        I own every note up to the note never forgave them for taking away the Ir blaster

                        • Sherry
                          Sherry  3 days back

                          Change title to include 9.

                          • Enter User Name Here.
                            Enter User Name Here.  3 days back

                            Big screen. Makes sense for all the buttons to be on one side. So you don't turn off the phone while turning up the volume while watching movies and the phone is on your desk

                            • Enter User Name Here.
                              Enter User Name Here.  3 days back

                              I wish you could combine security unlocks. Like Iris while having to hold your finger on the scanner.

                              • tarquintc
                                tarquintc  3 days back

                                If you're not upgrading from a Note 9, say you're coming from something totally different, would you consider the Note 10+ a good option?

                                • RadicalxEdward
                                  RadicalxEdward  3 days back

                                  I can’t wait until reviewers stop whining about the lack of headphone jacks. They’re gone. They’re not coming back. Get over it already. It’s been years.

                                  • AmirulGamingHD
                                    AmirulGamingHD  5 days back

                                    Hah! My old car got Bluetooth

                                    • Family Fun R.C.
                                      Family Fun R.C.  5 days back

                                      I love my not 10+ its amazing. And forgot to say that it comes with plug in headsets that u plug in the charger port.

                                      • Grilled Trout
                                        Grilled Trout  6 days back

                                        About the hole punch....

                                        The flip cameras and pop-up cameras and even the additional screen on the rear are all nice ideas, but none of those phones that feature those to achieve bezel-less full screen can offer proper IP dust & water resistance. Technology just isn't there, it seems.

                                        If Samsung persued those features to achieve truly bezel-less full screen display, they would have had to drop the official IP dust & water resistance. That would have made a lot of people annoyed as well, considering the S and the Note series are flagship smartphones selling at high prices.

                                        I cannot agree with your statement that the Chinese manufacturers have effectively called the hole punch and the notch "dead.". I think they are still here to stay, until the technology improves to a point where a front-facing camera can be put under the screen.

                                        Sorry to generalize, but it is the IT community and the YouTube hosts that keep talking about "how the phone looks and feels" all the time. If Samsung kept the last year's design with the small forehead, this very community would be criticizing them for "looking just like last year" or "looking outdated."

                                        The hole punch is really not even that obtrusive, and neither is the notch, as long as it is not hideously designed like in the Pixel 3XL. At least you can hide these things if you really hate it.

                                        • Jamie Smith
                                          Jamie Smith  6 days back

                                          Popup camera is way worse than the hole punch on the 10. Popup cameras are fragile and something I would have expected on 10yr old phones.

                                          • Nickalos Sigurnjak
                                            Nickalos Sigurnjak  6 days back

                                            Hey Linus, Google Pixel 4 XL or Note 10?

                                            • Cubic Meter
                                              Cubic Meter  6 days back

                                              Linus Drop Tips

                                              • Viki Dj
                                                Viki Dj  6 days back

                                                Why do you think adding mechanical parts to a mobile phone is a good idea?
                                                Don't you think it can be damaged with shock on dropping phone somewhere?

                                                • Richard B
                                                  Richard B  5 days back

                                                  I face palmed when he said that. The idiot thinks pop up cameras are the future.

                                              • Tom Nuckols
                                                Tom Nuckols  7 days back

                                                No headphone jack, no sale.

                                                • Arman it is
                                                  Arman it is  1 weeks back

                                                  I checked this video out because I was considering changing my K20 pro.

                                                  I don't anymore.

                                                  • Raggedy Exynos
                                                    Raggedy Exynos  2 hours back

                                                    Why would you wanna, the k20 is an amazing phone for that price

                                                • Vincent Papineau
                                                  Vincent Papineau  1 weeks back

                                                  Hey now, I use the Iris scanner more than the fingerprint. Always for Samsung Pay. Part of the reason i didn't upgrade is the new biometrics they use. I'LL STICK WITH MY NOTE 9 FOR NOW. UNTIL THE FOLD, THAT IS.

                                                  • Nyiko Lucky Mashaba
                                                    Nyiko Lucky Mashaba  1 weeks back

                                                    Headphone jack is a must, period

                                                    • Will Rosinski
                                                      Will Rosinski  1 weeks back

                                                      So should I buy the 10 or just get the 9?

                                                      • Kamath Verse
                                                        Kamath Verse  7 days back

                                                        Get the nine.cheaper and a headphone jack.

                                                    • Robo Virtuoso
                                                      Robo Virtuoso  1 weeks back

                                                      we're complaining about the punch hole, when iPhone 11 still has the stupid notch, and iSheep couldn't care less. About the "i forgot to charge my wireless headphones"... you don't have to fallback to wired, if the Note 10 can charge your wireless headphones using its wireless power sharing. I also suspect Samsung might soon collapse their flagship series into one product line, seeing that as you say it's now essentially the S-series and the S-series with a pen. Samsung is actually generous in not crippling the lower end of their flagship lineup, unlike the Almighty Fruit.

                                                      • Azeem Mulla
                                                        Azeem Mulla  2 weeks back

                                                        What ? I really love the hole punch it is like a perfect touch to overall look of your beautiful display even I would prefer this kind of hole punch than without having any punch it looks great

                                                        • Raggedy Exynos
                                                          Raggedy Exynos  1 weeks back

                                                          Yeah it made the phone look unique, no other phone has a middle holepunch

                                                      • Asim Suleman
                                                        Asim Suleman  2 weeks back

                                                        He just has something with samsung or maybe they just dont pay him

                                                        • Ran Dom
                                                          Ran Dom  2 weeks back

                                                          13:09 that was smooth

                                                          • GRIMTEC
                                                            GRIMTEC  2 weeks back

                                                            It's not that I hate you...I just want to crop dust you when you complain like this...you like the phone..admit it

                                                            • TheRealATV
                                                              TheRealATV  2 weeks back

                                                              Several good points here. I own an unlocked 8/512 Gig Note 9 and unlocked Note 10 Plus. Note 9 is definitely my favorite Note so far, however the 10 Plus has a great charm to it and boy am I happy with the 855's power management and 25 watt charging. I literally dont have to worry about charging when I'm out and about.

                                                              I am very interested to see where Samsung is going with the S and Note lines as more and more I see a new line of devices with a new marketing name all offering top tier specsnwith the only choice being sizes, S pen and even foldable options...

                                                              • Jake Cravens
                                                                Jake Cravens  2 weeks back

                                                                3:00 you can go into the settings and change the dead zones of the edge

                                                                • Leo Gemini
                                                                  Leo Gemini  2 weeks back

                                                                  Yea was thinking about buy the Note 10 this Christmas but now. Naaah

                                                                  • Harry Lim
                                                                    Harry Lim  2 weeks back

                                                                    Linus is the youtuber that makes me unconsciously aroused

                                                                    • Stereo Typical Dude
                                                                      Stereo Typical Dude  2 weeks back

                                                                      Stadia isn't "real time gaming"

                                                                      • Katalyst Kat + Apathetic Alyssa

                                                                        "Freaks who want everything crammed in."

                                                                        Yep. I think I'm sticking with my 9 for a long time. It is a great phone.

                                                                        • Matheus Bitencourt
                                                                          Matheus Bitencourt  2 weeks back

                                                                          I hate Samsung softwares

                                                                          • Arie Bog
                                                                            Arie Bog  2 weeks back

                                                                            •> Hey Linus, or anybody else. How about running Windows 10 on Dex on the Note 10+.
                                                                            ♥ Could you RUN Windows 10 in Dex with an emulator and op for example Battlefield 5?

                                                                            • Mohd Asyraaf Syahmi
                                                                              Mohd Asyraaf Syahmi  2 weeks back

                                                                              12:00 Reverse wireless charging is there. Btw, I'm not a fan of removal of headphone jack tho

                                                                              • Souptik Chowdhury
                                                                                Souptik Chowdhury  2 weeks back

                                                                                Looks like someone asked for sponsorship and samsung denied to pay....🤣🤣

                                                                                • Zach Daniels
                                                                                  Zach Daniels  2 weeks back

                                                                                  HAHAHHAHHHAA WHEN HE DROPPED IT

                                                                                  • PixelLord
                                                                                    PixelLord  2 weeks back

                                                                                    Lol, 7:09 that Note9 suicide over a wide angle camera..

                                                                                    • Lyle Yazzie
                                                                                      Lyle Yazzie  2 weeks back

                                                                                      He's annoying and boring 🥱🥱🥱🥱

                                                                                      • Jason_Sjn
                                                                                        Jason_Sjn  2 weeks back

                                                                                        i hate you sometimes, u like to hate on the cutout that resembels the note 10 because its iconic.

                                                                                        • Ingus Podnieks
                                                                                          Ingus Podnieks  2 weeks back