Galaxy S6 Technical Specs

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Galaxy S6 Technical Specs

Operating System

  • OS Type Android
  • Version 5.0.2


  • Main 16mp (2988x5312)
  • Secondary 2592x1944
  • Video 2160p 30fps, 1080p 60fps, 720 120fps


  • Width 70.5 mm (2.75 inches)
  • Height 143.4 mm (5.59 inches)
  • Depth 6.8 mm (0.27 inches)
  • Weight 138 grams (4.8 ounces)

On Market

  • Announced March 2015
  • Released April 2015


  • Core # 4
  • Speed 1.5 GHz or 2.1 GHz
  • Type Exynos 7420


  • 2G Network GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
  • 3G Network HSDPA 850, 900, 1900, 2100
  • 4G Network LTE
  • Form Factor Slate
  • Price Range Price Range 500
  • Alias SM-G920, SM-G9200, SM-G9208, SM-G9208/SS, SM-G9209, SM-G920A, SM-G920F, SM-G920FD, SM-G920I, SM-G920P, SM-G920S, SM-G920T, SM-G920V, SM-G920X, SM-G920W8


  • Capacity 2550 mAh
  • Type Lithium Ion


  • Internal 32GB, 64GB, 128GB
  • Ram 3GB


  • Blue Topaz, White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum


  • Colors 16.8 million
  • Resolution 1440x2560 pixels
  • Size 5.1 inches
  • Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen

Connectivity & Data

  • Bluetooth 4.1 A2DP
  • EDGE yes
  • GPRS yes
  • GPS yes, Glonass, Beidou
  • HSCSD HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • USB HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
  • Wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, DLNA
  • NFC yes

Other Features

  • Sim Type nano-SIM
  • Misc Features Fingerprint sensor, Samsung Pay

Galaxy S6 Press Review

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Last update 30/04/2015 17:15

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Last update 03/05/2015 21:29

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Samsung Acknowledges Galaxy S6 Edge And S6 Memory Issues
Last update 04/05/2015 04:03

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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Long-Term Review: The Promise Of A Better Smartphone
Last update 03/05/2015 10:34

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LG G4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S6: Specs comparison
Last update 29/04/2015 04:44

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LG G4 vs Samsung Galaxy S6
Last update 28/04/2015 13:19

The LG G4 is an odd-looking thing. It’s instantly recognisable as the G3’s successor, thanks to its angular corners, gently-curved back and rear-mounted physical buttons. However, it also comes clad in genuine leather that’s available in a variety of ...

LG G4 vs. Samsung Galaxy S6, Edge: Which New Flagship Should You Buy?
Last update 28/04/2015 16:04

The LG G4 has been newly announced today, with its global launch starting April 29 in South Korea. The device will face competition with the Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 Edge, HTC One M9, iPhone 6 and other devices. We’ve put together a round-up of how ...

DIY waterproof your Samsung Galaxy S6 by encasing it in silicone because why not
Last update 29/04/2015 05:08

If you’re thinking about upgrading from your Samsung Galaxy S5 to the S6 but fear losing the waterproofing feature, say no more. The folks behind the PeripateticPandas YouTube page, which features a few videos on various smartphone hacks, have come up ...

LG G4 vs Samsung Galaxy S6: Tech specs battle of the Android flagships
Last update 29/04/2015 05:08

The LG G4 flagship is now out and while there is no confirmation on when it will come to India (LG is already rolling it out in Korea), this device will could be one of the Samsung Galaxy S6 challengers, at least where the premium Android market is concerned.

Samsung retakes largest smartphone vendor crown from Apple in Q1 2015
Last update 29/04/2015 07:46

The Samsung Galaxy S6 wasn’t even out until Q2 2015, but Samsung’s first quarter results were good enough to dethrone Apple and reclaim the title of biggest smartphone vendor. On the back of news that Samsung was able to rake in $5.63 billion in profit ...