Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active Review and Specifications

Samsung launched their latest android smartphone Samsung Galaxy S6 Active in India with attractive specifications. The phone is running on Android v5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS with TouchWiz UI. The phone is powered by Samsung’s own SoC Exynos 7420. It has integrated 1.5 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A53 + 2.1 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A57 (Total Octa core) and Mali-T760 GPU. The Octa core processor can process your multitasking datas in in lightning speed. The dedicated Mali-T760 GPU will help you to play HD videos and games without delay. The phone has 3GB RAM for processor data acceleration. Samsung added accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 and fingerprint sensor in this phone. The fingerprint sensor is certified by PayPal.

OS, hardware and RAM

Operating System (OS) Android v5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS with TouchWiz UI
Chipset Exynos 7420
Processor 1.5 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A53 & 2.1 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A57
GPU Mali-T760
RAM 3 GB
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, Fingerprint sensor

Samsung Galaxy S6 ActiveMobile network, SIM and Internet

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active will support Nano SIM card’s. It will work on 2G, 3G and 4G networks. It can provide up to 42.2Mbps download and 5.76Mbps upload speed in 3G network. The Cat 6 4G LTE network can provide up to 300Mbps download speed and 50Mbps upload speed while internet browsing.

SIM Type Nano SIM
Mobile Network 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G: WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G: LTE
Internet Speed HSDPA 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE 300/50 Mbps

 Display and camera

The phone has 5 Inches Full HD Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolutions and 576 PPI pixels density. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It has 16MP rear and 5MP front camera. The rear camera features, LED flash, autofocus, OIS, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama, 2160p@30fps video recording. Front camera is useful to capture selfie images and video calling. It features, 1080p@30fps, dual video call and Auto HDR.

Display Size and resolutions 5.1 Inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels resolutions, 576 PPI
Display technology Full HD Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
Display Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Rear camera 16 MP
Front camera 5 MP
LED flash Yes

 Storage and local connectivity

Three storage variants of this phone is available (32/64/128 GB). There is no microSD card slot for storage expansion. For connectivity solutions, it has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, Infrared and microUSB ports. The microUSB port will support MHL and USB Host facility. The integrated A-GPS receiver will support GLONASS facility.

Inbuilt Storage 32/64/128 GB Variants
MicroSD card Support No
Physical Connectivity /USB microUSB v2.0 with MHL and USB Host support
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth Yes
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Navigation A-GPS with GLONASS

 Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications

Samsung used 3500 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery to power the phone. It measures 5.78 x 2.90 x 0.35 inches dimensions and 138 grams weight. The phone is IP67 certified dust and water resistant. It can also prevent salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock.

Battery capacity 3500 mAh non-removable Li-Ion battery
Talk time
Standby time
Dimension 5.78 x 2.90 x 0.35 inches
Water proof IP67 certified dust and water resistant; salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Weight 138 grams
FM Radio Yes
Supported audio file formats MP3, AAC, WMA, AMR
Supported video file formats 3GP, MP4, WMV, FLV
Preinstalled applications Yes

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active Price in India on 08 June 2017 is Rs. 45,499/- Approx

One thought on “Samsung Galaxy S6 Active

  1. afroz
    11/06/2015 at 5:55 am

    When will it release in india

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