Samsung has announced both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC 2015 in Barcelona. Samsung India would be officially launching them on March 23 in India. Now, Galaxy S6 Edge on Flipkart is being teased.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge on Flipkart is coming soon. The e-commerce giant has started teasing “What’s next?” with the image of s6 Edge on its Facebook page. We are expecting to see the arrival of Galaxy S6 as well on Flipkart. Although, the official launch is on March 23, both the devices are expected to go on sale on April 10, 2015.
Recently, we have seen the pricing being leaked courtesy of pre-orders being taken by Samsung Netherlands. Accordingly, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in India will start around Rs 50,000 and Rs 60,000 for the base model, respectively. However, it might be priced a bit higher considering the recent hike in excise duty on imported smartphones, which led to the increase in pricing of the iPhones in India. Lets look at the specifications of Galaxy S6 Edge.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Specifications
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge features a 5.1-inch (2,560 x 1440 pixels) QHD Super AMOLED dual edge display with a pixel density of 577 ppi, which is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4. It is powered by 2.1 GHz octa-core Exynos 7420 64-bit processor which will set records on benchmarks. It comes with 3 GB of RAM and has 32/64/128 GB of internal memory which cannot be expanded. It runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop OS. Samsung Pay with payments comes with the device after the company acquired LoopPay. It comes with fingerprint sensor similar to Apple’s TouchID and heart rate monitor.
One the camera front, the Galaxy S6 Edge rocks a 16 megapixel rear camera with dual LED flash along with f/1.9 aperture and Optical Image Stabilisation. It has a 5 megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video calling. Users can click pictures with ‘Pro’ mode which has the capability to shoot images in RAW format and can also control shutter speed. Samsung has also worked with their gallery app and they have made it more user-friendly.
The Galaxy S6 Edge comes with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, Bluetooth 4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, microUSB 2.0, infrared and NFC as connectivity options. The smartphone is powered by a 2,600 mAh non-replaceable battery under the hood with fast charging. It also comes with new wireless charging. It is 7.0 mm thick and weighs 132 grams.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is available in white pearl, black sapphire, gold platinum and green emerald colour variants.