Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in Mobile World Congress press event of Barcelona.

Samsung Galaxy S6

The Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with all glass finish and coated with Gorilla Glass 4 on both front and rear. With metalic edge, it is about 6.8mm thick and weighs only 138 grams. The handset features a 5.1-inch Quad-HD Super AMOLED display, that offers vibrant colors, great viewing angles and stellar contrast.

The Galaxy S6 smartphone is powered by a 14nm 64-bit Eynos 7420 octa core processor (quad-core 2.1GHz + quad-core 1.5GHz). It packs a 3G of LPDDR4 RAM and comes in three storage model 32GB, 64GB and 128GB. Unfortunately, the device does not has any microSD card slot. However, the firm is offering 115GB of Microsoft OneDrive storage for 2 years.

The ISOCELL 16 megapixel-rear camera of Galaxy S6 comes with f/1.9 aperture, that has ability to record 4K videos. It further features optical image stabilization, Auto HDR and IR white balance detection. There is also a 5 megapixel front shooter with f/1.9 aperture is available.

Connectivity options for the Samsung Galaxy S6 include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, IR Remote, USB 2.0 and Cat.6 LTE (download speed up to 300Mbps). It also supports NFC and MST mobile payments. The payment system has been certified by Visa, MasterCard and the company has also partnered with banks like American Express, Citi, JPMorgan Chase, US Bank and Bank of America.

Samsung Galaxy S6 can be charged wirelessly as the S6 supports WPC and PMA wireless charging standards. It runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS and comes with a layer of TouchWiz UX. It is backed by a 2,550mAh battery. It will be available starting April 10 in white pearl, black sapphire, gold platinum and blue topaz color variants.

Samsung Galaxy S6 specifications

  1. 5.1-inch Quad-HD Super AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4 protection
  2. 14nm 64-bit Eynos 7420 octa core processor (quad-core 2.1GHz + quad-core 1.5GHz)
  3. 3G LPDDR4 RAM / 32GB, 64GB and 128GB ROM
  4. 16 megapixel-rear camera with f/1.9 aperture
  5. 5 megapixel front shooter
  6. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1, NFC, IR Remote, USB 2.0 and Cat.6 LTE
  7. 5.0.2 Lollipop OS
  8. 2,550mAh battery
  9. 6.8mm thickness / weighs 138 grams

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