Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy S6

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Review and Specifications

Samsung launched their latest flagship Samsung Galaxy S6 with attractive specifications and design. The phone is running on latest Android v5.0.2 (Lollipop) OS with TouchWiz User Interface. The phone is powered by Exynos 7420 chipset, which has integrated 1.5 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A53 + 2.1 GHz Quad-core Cortex-A57 processor (Octa core) and Mali-T760 GPU. It has 3GB LPDDR4 RAM for data acceleration. Samsung added many sensors in this phone for better user experience. It has accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, gesture, heart rate and fingerprint sensor. The fingerprint sensor is certified by PayPal. The phone is packed with “Samsung Pay” mobile payment service, which has certified by Visa and MasterCard.

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 LPDDR4
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, gesture, heart rate, Fingerprint sensor

 Mobile network, SIM and Internet

Samsung Galaxy S6 is coming with 4G LTE network support. It will work on Quad band GSM (850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz), Quad band WCDMA (850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz) and Penta band LTE (850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz) network. Samsung offering up to 42.2Mbps download speed and 5.76Mbps upload speed in 3G data network. It can also provide up to 300 Mbps download speed and 50Mbps upload speed in 4G Network.

SIM Type Nano SIM
Mobile Network 2G: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz
3G: WCDMA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 MHz
4G: LTE 800 / 900 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz
Internet Speed HSDPA 42.2 Mbps, HSUPA 5.76 Mbps; LTE: 300 Mbps down/50 Mbps up

 Display and camera

The phone has 5.1 Inches Quad HD Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2560 Pixels resolutions and 577 PPI Pixels resolutions. The display is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. Samsung used 16MP rear and 5MP front camera. Camera features, LED flash, autofocus, OIS, Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama, dual-video recording, dual video call and 2160p@30fps video recording.

Display Size and resolutions 5.1 Inches, 1440 x 2560 Pixels resolutions, 577 PPI
Display technology Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen
Display Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Protection
Rear camera 16 MP
Front camera 5 MP
LED flash Yes

Storage and local connectivity

Samsung offers 32/64/128 GB Storage variants of this phone. There is no microSD card slot. The phone has Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, NFC, Infrared and microUSB connectivity for local data transferring and sharing. It has A-GPS connectivity for location positioning.

Inbuilt Storage 32/64/128 GB Storage variants
MicroSD card Support No
Physical Connectivity /USB microUSB v2.0 with USB Host support and MHL
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth Version 4.1 with A2DP, LE, apt-X Profiles
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Navigation A-GPS with GLONASS

 Battery, dimensions, multi-media and preinstalled applications

Samsung used 2550 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery in this phone with Wireless charging support. The phone measures 5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches dimensions and 138 grams weight. The phone back panel is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The phone is beautifully crafted from Metal and Glass. It has Pre-installed Microsoft OneDrive 115GB app for 2 years and S Health 4.0.

Battery capacity 2550 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery with Wireless charging support
Talk time
Standby time
Dimension 5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches
Weight 138 grams
Back panel Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel Protection
FM Radio Yes
Supported audio file formats MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Supported video file formats MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM, VP9
Preinstalled applications Yes
Available colors White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Blue Topaz

Samsung Galaxy S6 Price in India on 08 June 2017 is Rs. 49,900/-

2 thoughts on “Samsung Galaxy S6

  1. Anonymous
    04/03/2015 at 2:02 pm

    Not good to use

  2. manoj
    11/05/2015 at 10:50 am

    Not worth buying. too expensive.

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