Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge was unveiled on the eve of Mobile World Congress 2015 alongside the Samsung Galaxy S6. The flagship smartphone has great features and designs which is set to make it compete with other top flagship smartphones. Samsung Galaxy S6 price in Nigeria, it’s specs and features will be written in this article. Join me as we unravel the specs and features of this phone.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Key Specs
• 5·1 inches Super AMOLED display
• Exynos 7420 octa-core processor
• 3GB of RAM
• 32GB or 64GB or 128GB built-in storage
• 16MP rear camera
• 5MP front camera
• 2,600 mAh non removable battery
• 15W fast charging support
• Qi/PMA wireless charging support
• 4G LTE network
Design and Body
Samsung decided to go with glass and metal the Galaxy S6. The glass & metal design is indeed an impressive one, with the use of matte aluminium alloy frame and Corning Gorilla Glass. It is a great improvement from its predecessors in this regard.
The two edges of the screen is curved unlike the Galaxy Note Edge which had one curved side and is protected on the front and back with state-of-the-art Corning Gorilla Glass 4.
The phone is very sleek with it having a thickness of 7 mm and weighing 132 grams.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 sports a 5·1 inches Super AMOLED curved display with QHD resolution of 1440×2560 pixels, 16:9 aspect ratio and an amazing 577 pixels per inch density. The screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 which is scratch resistant. The display is very crisp and sharp so you’d enjoy playing games and watching movies on this phone.
Processor and Memory
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge features an 3 Samsung’s Exynos 7420 processor which features four cores clocked at 2.1 GHz and another four cores clocked at 1.5 GHz. The processor is coupled with Mali T760 MP8 GPU for gaming and graphics related activities.
The Galaxy S6 Edge comes with 3GB LPDDR4 RAM and is available in UFS 2.0 32GB, 64GB and 128GB models. There’s no micro SD card slot for expanding the storage.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge did not disappoint in the camera department, with a design aimed at super-fast performance. The main camera is a 16 megapixels sensor equipped with a quick-responding F1.9 lens.
The rear camera features Auto Focus and Optical Image Stabilization and can record 2160p 4K UHD videos at 30 fps, 1080p videos at 30/60 fps and 720p videos at 120 fps.
The camera can be quickly launched by double-tapping the home button.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge also has a 5 megapixels front-facing camera with F1.9 aperture.
Network and Connectivity
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge comes with super fast 4G LTE network in it which gives download speed of up to 300 Mbps and allows you open techfashy.com in less than 10 seconds. It supports the following LTE bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26. It comes with Bluetooth 4.1, dual band WiFi 5, GPS, NFC, WiFi Direct, WiFi hotspot and infrared port.
Battery and Charging
The Galaxy S6 Edge comes with many great features, but its 15W quick-charging ability is worth a special mention. The Samsung Galaxy S6 comes with a non removable Li-Ion battery. Thanks to it’s quick charge ability, you’d spend very much less time when charging the phone.
Samsung Galaxy S6 runs on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with Samsung’s TouchWiz UI out of the box and is upgradeable to Android 7.0 Nougat with TouchWiz UI.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge price in Nigeria starts at around 49,999 Naira depending on your location and the storage size you go for. This price is updated as at June, 2020. The price of Galaxy S6 Edge starts at around $99 in top international online stores.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge comes with a front mounted fingerprint sensor which is embedded in the home button for biometric security. The fingerprint sensor is PayPal certified.