Samsung announced successor its next flagship devices Samsung Galaxy S6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC 2015 Barcelona today. S6 and S6 Edge comes with 1.9f 16-megapixel camera, DDR4 RAM and with Samsung Pay.
“With the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung is offering what’s next in mobility, along with a new standard to drive the global mobile agenda,” said JK Shin, CEO and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics. “By listening to our customers, and learning from both our success and missteps, we continuously push forward new technologies and ideas. With a reimagined design, robust partner network and novel services, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge offer users the ultimate experience in smartphone options.”
Samsung Galaxy S6 sports a 5.1-inch Quad-HD (2560 x 1440 resolution) super AMOLED display with pixel density of 577 ppi, on S6 Edge the both edges are curved. both smartphones are powered by a 64-bit 2.1 GHz Exynos octa-core processor paired with 3GB of RAM, Both comes with 32GB, 64GB and 128GB internal memory option
On the imaging front, both S6 and S6 Edge packs f1.9 16MP sensor rear camera with optical image stabilization(OIS) and f1.9 5MP camera on the front, The camera can be launched under 0.7 sec from any screen by double clicking home button.
On connectivity front 4G LTE support, 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz) Dual-band, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.1,NFC and IR Remote. S6 is powered by 2,550 mAh battery while the S6 Edge powered by 2600 mAh and both support wireless charging. S6 and S6 Edge runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop wrapped under Samsung TouchWiz UX.
Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will go on sale beginning April 10, 2015 in 20 countries. The phones comes in White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Blue Topaz (Galaxy S6 only) and Green Emerald (Galaxy S6 edge only) color options.
|Model||Galaxy S6||Galaxy S6 edge|
|Network||LTE Cat.6 (300/50Mbps)|
|Display||5.1-inch Quad HD(2560×1440) 577ppi, Super AMOLED||5.1-inch Quad HD(2560×1440) 577ppi, Super AMOLED, Dual edge|
|Prcoessor||Quad 2.1GHz + Quad 1.5Ghz Octa-core application processor|
|OS||Android 5.0 (Lollipop)|
|Camera||1.9f 16MP OIS(rear)||1.9f 5MP (front)|
|Connectivity|| WiFi: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), HT80 MIMO(2×2) 620Mbps, Dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile hotspot
Bluetooth : v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X, ANT+
USB: USB 2.0
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Light, Gyroscope, Proximity, Compass, Barometer, Fingerprint, Hall, HRM|
|Internal Memory||32/64/128GB, UFS 2.0|
|Wireless Charging||WPC1.1(4.6W Output) & PMA 1.0(4.2W) compatible|
|Dimension||143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8mm, 138g||142.1 x 70.1 x 7.0mm, 132g|
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