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Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Apple iPhone 6s

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Also Known As Also known as Samsung Galaxy S6 edge SM-G925
Available versions: SM-G9250, SM-G925F, SM-G925FQ, SM-G925S, SM-G925V
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General

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE GSM / HSPA / LTE
Announced 2015, March 2015, September
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2015, April 10 Available. Released 2015, September
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
4G Network LTE LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700) - A1688
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1687
SIM Nano-SIM
- Fingerprint sensor (PayPal certified)
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
Nano-SIM
- Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)

Body

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Dimensions 142.1 x 70.1 x 7 mm (5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28 in) 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm (5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 in)
Weight 132 g (4.66 oz) 143 g (5.04 oz)

Display

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.1 inches (~71.7% screen-to-body ratio), 1440 x 2560 pixels (~577 ppi pixel density) 4.7 inches (~65.6% screen-to-body ratio), 750 x 1334 pixels (~326 ppi pixel density)
Multitouch Yes Yes
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
- TouchWiz UI
- Curved edge screen
Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
- 3D Touch display
- Display Zoom

Sound

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Alert Types Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
3.5mm Jack Yes Yes
- 16-bit/44.1kHz audio - Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Memory

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Card Slot No No
Internal 32/64/128 GB, 3 GB RAM 16/64/128 GB, 2 GB RAM

Data

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
GPRS Yes Yes
EDGE Yes Yes
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Bluetooth v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X v4.2, A2DP, LE
NFC Yes Yes (Apple Pay only)
Infrared Port Yes
USB microUSB v2.0 (MHL 3 TV-out), USB Host v2.0, reversible connector

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Primary 16 MP, 2988 x 5312 pixels, optical image stabilization, autofocus, LED flash 12 MP, f/2.2, 29mm, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama 1/3" sensor size, 1.22 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], HDR, dual-video rec. [email protected], [email protected],[email protected], [email protected]
Secondary 5 MP, [email protected], dual video call, Auto HDR 5 MP, f/2.2, 31mm, [email protected], [email protected], face detection, HDR, panorama

Features

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
OS Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop) iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.3.3, planned upgrade to iOS 10
Chipset Exynos 7420 Apple A9
CPU Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 Dual-core 1.84 GHz Twister
GPU Mali-T760 PowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM iMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email
Browser HTML5 HTML5 (Safari)
Radio No No
GPS Yes, via Java MIDP emulator Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Java No
Colors White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Green Emerald Space Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold
- Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) - market dependent
- ANT+ support
- S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Smart stay
- OneDrive (115 GB cloud storage)
- Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player
- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
- Photo/video editor
- Document editor
- Siri natural language commands and dictation
- iCloud cloud service
- MP3/WAV/AAX+/AIFF/Apple Lossless player
- MP4/H.264 player
- Audio/video/photo editor
- Document editor

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
Apple iPhone 6s
Non-removable Li-Ion 2600 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 1715 mAh battery (6.9 Wh)
Stand-By Up to 240 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 14 h (3G)
Music Play Up to 50 h

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