Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge


Samsung New Galaxy Series

Samsung created yet another top notch and jaw-dropping smart phone by releasing the anticipated Samsung Galaxy S6 which out reaches its predecessor and competitor. Galaxy S6 is designated to get back to the fundamental of the smart phone by being more innovative and less repetitive.


First Look at Samsung Galaxy S6

The phones’ front and back is covered with glass and metal that comes with Gorilla Glass 4. This would made the phone ditch the utilitarian plastic that it predecessor had. It is also solid, compact and fits in the hand.

Galaxy S6 is also lighter than Galaxy S5 and offers a 5.1-inch high resolution screen displays. It has a super AMOLED that runs at 2560 x 1440 pixel QHD resolution which is around 577 ppi that would made Galaxy S6 shown a clear and crisp display.

High Tech Operating System

Galaxy S6 is supported by its own Exynos 7420 chipset processor which runs at 64-bit. Exynos made the phone 56% faster than the Apple iPhone 6’s A8 chipset and 15% faster than the Snapdragon 810 chipset. Although Apple provided single core performance that could beat Exynos 7420 but when it comes to gaming, Exynos is 15-20% faster when running both the 3DMark and GFXBench 3.

It provided Android Lollipop version 5.0.2 that would slim down the user interface which decrease the annoying pop ups menus and allowing the apps to run efficiently. The OS of Galaxy S6 also comes with TouchWiz UI which is smooth when opening, closing and switching between applications and it is also stutter-free when scrolling through various applications in the Overview screen. The Theme store brings out a new addition to the phone with its customization user interface that let you change the colours, icons and folders.


A Better Quality Picture At 16-Megapixel

The camera of Galaxy S6 has a 16-megapixel camera from the phones’ back sensor with an aperture of f1.9 which is good for low light. An added bonus of 5-megapixel shooter has been installed along with 16-megapixel shooter and an Auto HDR mode that let you look at the screenshot before you take a picture. The camera also has a smart optical image stabilisation to keep that shake away, and its infra red can balance the white levels of the camera. However, the camera may stick out from the back and the glass surfaces could be dirty with oil of your fingerprints. Nevertheless, the camera can be launch quickly by double clicking the home button from any screen.


The Internal Of Galaxy S6

The non-removable Li-Ion 2550 mAh battery of Galaxy S6 can be charge wirelessly using WPC and PMA standards which includes Qi. The battery can be charge up to 30 percent in about a half hour and could work with Quallcom Quick Charge 2.0 charger.  The internal of Galaxy S6 use 3GB of special LPDDR4 RAM that is 88% faster than the RAM of Galaxy S5 and its’ also provided a new type of flash memory called Universal Flash Storage 2.0 or simply called UFS 2.0 which speeds up the data and its power consumption. The UFS 2.0 also improve speed of use that drops the use of microSD slot.

The Galaxy S6’s internal storage includes a micro-USB charging port, headset jack and IR blaster beams that can be use as a TV remote. The internal storage can be found in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB along with 115GB free Microsoft OneDrive storage for two years.

Other Features and Availability

The phone comes with better fingerprint scanner that helps you verifying your Samsung account, easy sign-ins to the website that allow it and making payments via Paypal. Galaxy S6 also brings its own Samsung Pay that let you use NFC and QR codes for payment which have gain the Visa and MasterCard certified. The fingerprint scanner can be access by resting your fingerprint on the home button.

Samsung Galaxy S6 will be released at the second quarter of 2015 and can be found in gold platinum, blue topaz, white pearl and black sapphire which cost around RM400.

The Expectation of the New Galaxy Series

The Galaxy S5 had received a lot of critiques because its looks like the Galaxy S4 while others cheaper company like Lenovo, Huawei and Xiomi make the price of Samsung phone a bit high. Another big competitor like Apple launches a good smart phone over Samsung had make Samsung faces quite a financial crisis on their Galaxy S5.

The innovation of Galaxy S6 from Samsung proof that the phone has become inclined towards the demanded of the smart phone user globally but at a cost of which their past customer mostly from their Galaxy S5 buyer may expect from what the Samsung Company might offer for their new Galaxy Series. Nonetheless with an award already captured at MWC for their Galaxy S6 Edge, people may look up to its twins as well which is Galaxy S6.

Pros and Cons of Galaxy S6


  • A screen display resolution of 557 ppi which is the highest for smart phone ever built
  • A latest operating system, Android Lollipop version 5.0.2.
  • A 16-megapixel for better quality picture


  • The non-removable 2550 mAh battery
  • Absence of the microSD card slot
  • No waterproofing like its predecessor, Galaxy S5