Samsung Galaxy S6 vs iPhone 6

Product Name

Samsung Galaxy S6

iPhone 6

Product Image Samsung Galaxy S6 iPhone 6
Price
Our Rating 9.1 5.5
Brand Samsung Apple
Category Mobiles Mobiles

General

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Device Type Android Smart Phone
Announced March, 2015
Released April, 2015
Status Available Available

Design

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Type Bar Bar
Dimensions 143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8 mm (5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 in) 138.1 x 67 x 6.9 mm (5.44 x 2.64 x 0.27 in)
Weight 138 g (4.87 oz) 129 g (4.55 ounces)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
TouchWiz UI
Colors White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Blue Topaz Space Gray, Silver, Gold

Network

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
2G Network GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G Network HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - G920T
- G920A
4G Network LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850) - G920F

LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700) - G920T

LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) - G920A
SIM Nano SIM Standard SIM
Dual SIM No

Display

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Display Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors LED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen
Size 5.1 inches (~70.7% screen-to-body ratio) 4.7 inches
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels 750 x 1334 pixels
Display Colors 16M 16M colors
Pixel Density ~577 ppi pixel density ~326 ppi pixel density
Touch Screen Yes Yes
Display Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4 - TouchWiz UI Shatter proof glass, oleophobic coating
Features Display Zoom

Media

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Audio Playback Yes
Video Playback Yes
FM Radio No
Alert Types Vibration, proprietary ringtones
Ring Tones Yes Yes
Loudspeaker Yes Yes
Handsfree Yes

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Primary 16 MP 8 MP, 3264 x 2448 pixels, phase detection autofocus
Image 2988 x 5312 pixels, optical image stabilization, autofocus, HDR (photo/panorama)
Video [email protected], [email protected], [email protected], HDR, dual-video rec. [email protected], [email protected]
Camera Features Geo-tagging, touch focus, face detection, Auto HDR, panorama 1/3'' sensor size, 1.5µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous HD video and image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection
Flash LED flash Dual-LED (dual tone) flash
Secondary 5 MP, [email protected], dual video call, Auto HDR 1.2 MP, [email protected], face detection, HDR, FaceTime over Wi-Fi or Cellular

Software

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Operating System Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop) iOS 8, upgradable to iOS 8.1.1
User Interface TouchWiz
Java Support No No
Facebook
Youtube

Hardware

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Chipset Exynos 7420 Apple A8
CPU Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 Dual-core 1.4 GHz Cyclone (ARM v8-based)
GPU Mali-T760MP8 PowerVR GX6450 (quad-core graphics)
RAM (Memory) 3 GB 1 GB
Internal Storage 32/64/128 GB 16/64/128 GB
Card Slot No No
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Bluetooth Yes, v4.1, A2DP, LE, apt-X Yes, v4.0, A2DP, LE
Infrared
Wi-fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot Yes
Wi-fi Hotspot
USB Yes, microUSB v2.0, USB Host Yes, v2.0, reversible connector
GPS Yes Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC
HDMI
Wireless Charging Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) - market dependent

Data

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
GPRS
EDGE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Web Browser HTML5 HTML5 (Safari)

Messaging

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
SMS Yes (threaded view) Yes (threaded view)
MMS
Email Yes Yes, Push Email
IM Yes Yes

Battery

Samsung Galaxy S6iPhone 6
Battery Type Li-Ion (Lithium Ion) Li-Poly (Lithium Polymer)
Capacity 2550 mAh battery Li-Po 1810 mAh battery (6.9 Wh)
Placement Non-Removable Fixed
Standby (2G) / Up to 250 h (3G)
Talk Time Up to 17 h (3G) (2G) / Up to 14 h (3G)
Music Play Up to 49 h Up to 50 h

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