Awesome renders pit the 4.7'' iPhone 6 against the 4.7'' Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Awesome renders pit the 4.7'' iPhone 6 against the 4.7'' Samsung Galaxy Alpha
While we're yet to see the rumored 4.7'' iPhone 6 in the flesh, the expectations are that it will come with a new, premium design. Apple's long-time rival, Samsung, aware of the company's upcoming launch, has launched the still minty-fresh 4.7'' Galaxy Alpha with a metal frame, or such seems to be the general consensus. Samsung even went as far as to advertise the Alpha with the creative crowd in mind -- a crowd that is traditionally Apple-faithful.

Now, whether you agree or disagree with the above statement happens to be irrelevant. Like it or not, the two devices seem destined to clash. Artist Martin Hajek, sensing as much, has released a number of very well-made renders that pit the two handsets together, and the results are worth checking out.

Of course, while the Alpha is modeled after the... well, commercially-available Galaxy Alpha smartphone, the iPhone 6 is obviously an illustration of what the next iGadget could look like, mostly based on what we've seen leak out already (and that's plenty). 

Take a look.


source: Martin Hajek

Related phones

iPhone 6
  • Display 4.7" 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP / 1.2 MP front
  • Processor Apple A8, Dual-core, 1400 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 1810 mAh(14h 3G talk time)
Galaxy Alpha
  • Display 4.7" 720 x 1280 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 2.1 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 5 Octa, Octa-core, 1800 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 1860 mAh(11h 3G talk time)

FEATURED VIDEO

27 Comments

1. techperson211

Posts: 1280; Member since: Feb 27, 2014

These days the definition of premium is metal. Would still go for Sharp Aqous Crystal here and my Z2.

15. iLegend

Posts: 41; Member since: Jun 05, 2013

the back of the iphone looks better than the front of the other guys..!! ;)

22. Cicero

Posts: 1108; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

Stop the crappie things out of your mouth and for one moment be impartial and give credit where it belongs.

16. Daboss

Posts: 42; Member since: Sep 27, 2013

You are on your own dude! Plastic look and feels cheap when compared to metal and not just on phones but laptops etc .

2. nohatenofanboy

Posts: 515; Member since: Jul 15, 2014

1080p inch version of alpha would be good for me

4. hmd74

Posts: 540; Member since: Jan 31, 2013

1080p inch?!!! :|

10. nohatenofanboy

Posts: 515; Member since: Jul 15, 2014

oh 5 inches sorry

8. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

1080 inch would be a bit big. Don't u think ?

3. Sreddy unregistered

definitely that iphone 6 :D

21. magnanimus

Posts: 565; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

I would choose the Alpha because it brings somn of a fresh design to the table :D The iPhone 6 looks like an iPod.

5. Python212

Posts: 363; Member since: Aug 13, 2014

They both look very nice

7. Finalflash

Posts: 4063; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

With that much bloom I am sure even Sarah Jessica Parker would look nice.

6. xfire99

Posts: 1205; Member since: Mar 14, 2012

Front and side, Sammys looks gorgeous and wins. Back goes to ip6. For me, whats under the hood is more important than how it looks. Premium or plastic, who cares. I buy it to use it and not to stare at it.

9. twens

Posts: 1167; Member since: Feb 25, 2012

Honestly for looks I think sammy got it right this time. I love my 5s design but I think the alpha is more classy and sexy.

11. AJagtiani

Posts: 466; Member since: Apr 24, 2014

The Alpha wins hands down. That iPun 6 has nothing !

12. marcski07

Posts: 600; Member since: Apr 25, 2014

this design, i don't care if it is plastic or metal on back and side, as long it looks good, on note 4, then i'm sold.

13. naittosan

Posts: 239; Member since: Jun 28, 2014

Well if your drooling for a pretty mid-range phone that is over priced, you should scoop that Alpha up.

23. Cicero

Posts: 1108; Member since: Jan 22, 2014

You can call midrange only the 720p screen. But wait for the improvements of amoled and at the end how you called iPhones screens and specs until now and now on? Midrangers with premium prices?

27. gamblor77

Posts: 118; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Pretty sure they both fall into the category of being mid-low end phones with shiny cases. Except the Alpha has much better specs and that's just sad. Considering Apple routinely gouges their customers with that crap hardware and the customer doesn't even even know what they're buying. I honestly think Samsung is mocking Apple with this phone while partially getting on the "if you can't beat em', join em'" bandwagon. The one where they cater to the shallow idiots of the world without technical knowledge and those dummies eat that sh*t up.

14. D.Lamore

Posts: 198; Member since: Aug 15, 2014

Alpha wins hands down in design , it looks sexy . Waiting for this phone, sorry note4

17. iamoa unregistered

this guy, can really make some beautiful renders. really a fan of his work. :)

18. liftmeup unregistered

This is obviously a topic for women. What phone LOOKS BETTER?! I certainly won't purchase any of them, I'd rather stick to my masculine Note 3 with a normal sized screen, monstrous processor and a normal battery. So ladies, which one do you like more?

19. itsdeepak4u2000

Posts: 3718; Member since: Nov 03, 2012

Alpha looks great.

20. Donas

Posts: 1; Member since: Aug 20, 2014

1. Iphone5s 2. Galaxy Alpha 3. Iphone 6

24. moaning_bimbo

Posts: 13; Member since: Jun 20, 2014

The next iPhone will still have the chaffered aluminum edges JUST like the Galaxy alpha. They both look equally good so the question is which do you prefer Android 4.4.4 with samsungs revamped touch wiz or the elegant more functional successor to the polished IOS 7 Apple's greatest software achievement of that is IOS 8 vs Android most functional and powerful software that is touchwiz

25. chrisditya

Posts: 9; Member since: Jul 31, 2014

May be, if Samsung Alpha had sAMOLED Screen and same pixel like iphone 6, it would be better.

26. gamblor77

Posts: 118; Member since: Apr 26, 2012

Well at least one good thing will come from this stunt where Samsung trolls Apple... Next year one of these companies will be forced to change their stale design language.

Latest Stories

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. You can order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers at https://www.parsintl.com/phonearena or use the Reprints & Permissions tool that appears at the bottom of each web page. Visit https://www.parsintl.com/ for samples and additional information.