So many rumors and leaked information out there, Samsung today officially introduced to us Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge Android smartphones. With all new designs, Samsung said both smartphones are the best smartphone of them so far.
Generally, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are the same, only one thing different that S6 Edge has two curved displays on both sides (left and right) of the display. Both Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are powered by an octa-core (8-core) 64-bit Exynos that based on 14-nm technology, with 3GB of LPDDR4 RAM.
Apparently, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge are world’s first smartphone that use 14-nm 64-bit processor.
Features a 5.1-inch QHD display with 577 PPI, Super AMOLED panel and 1,440 x 2,560 pixels of resolution, both new flagships have a 16-megapixel rear-facing camera with OIS (optical image stabilization), f/1.9, fast track AF and able to recording 4K video. You can easy to start a camera in 0.7 second by double press on home button.
The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge also have a 5-megapixel larger pixel front camera at f/1.9, OIS, real-time HDR and improved for better performance in the low light shot. Samsung is used Gorilla Glass 4 for both sides (display and back) of Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge.
Available in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB of storage, both of them use new type of flash memory: the UFS 2.0 which is 12 times faster than normally memory. If you worry about the device storage, then you should purchase the largest model because both smartphones don’t support for external microSD card.
Based on new 14-nm processors, both Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge have a good battery life: up to 12 hours for Wi-Fi use, 11 hours for LTE, 13 hours to watch movies and 49 hours to listen music. Moreover, it comes with a built-in wireless charger (WPC and PMA-compatible wireless charging) in the unibody, a built-in battery and unremovable (S6 – 2,550 mAh; S6 Edge: 2,600 mAh).
Samsung Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge Specifications
- Operating System: Android 5.0 Lollipop
- CPU: Exynos 64-bit, 8-core
- Display: 5.1″ Quad HD
- RAM: 3 GB of LPDDR4
- Storage: 32GB / 64GB / 128GB UFS 2.0
- Main Camera: 16 MP, OIS
- Front Camera: 5 MP
- Connectivity : Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.0, NFC
If you are looking to buy these new Android 5.0 smartphone, it will be available to purchase in April, and you can select between five colors: black, white, gold, blue and green.