Samsung launches Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge in India, starting from INR 49,900

Samsung lunched the new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge smartphones today. The smartphones goes on sale beginning April 10, however the pre-bookings will open March 23.

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge

The smartphones were announced back at MWC 2015 event.

Samsung Galaxy S6 sports 5.1-inch Quad-​HD (2560 x 1440 res­o­lu­tion) super AMOLED dis­play totaling a 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 RAM, They 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.

Pricing

The Galaxy S6 price starts at INR 49,900, while the Galaxy S6 Edge price starts at INR 58,900. The two smartphones come in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB variants. The Galaxy S6 is priced at INR 49,900, INR 55,900 and INR 61,900 for 32GB, 64GB and 128GB respectively. The Galaxy S6 Edge, on the other hand, is priced at INR 58,900, INR 64,900 and INR 70,900 for 32GB, 64GB and 128GB respectively.

Pre-book Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge on Flipkart, Amazon

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