Full Galaxy S6 Edge+ specs sheet and prices leak, it won't be cheap


The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5 announcement is fast approaching, and with it the crescendo of leaks, renders, actual design shots, and specs galore. About the only thing left is price and release date, and we already have a hint about both. Samsung will allegedly release the enlarged version of the S6 edge a week after Thursday on preorder, and the price bandied about for Europe was tipped to start from EUR 799.99 for the basic 32 GB model. Well, that pricing got confirmed today, as a Romanian e-tailer already listed the phone in its ordering database, complete with the full specs of the device. 

The new dual-edged phablet from Samsung will apparently come costing the equivalent of $1012 for the 32-gigger, and about a Benjamin more for the 64 GB version. As far as specs go, the phone indeed seems to mimic the Note 5 sheet, save for the eventually smaller battery: a 5.67 Super AMOLED Quad HD display, covered with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 in curved edges, an octa-core Exynos 7420 chipset with Mali-T760MP8 graphics, and... surprise, surprise... 4 GB RAM. The rear camera is listed as a 16 MP module, while the front shooter is shown as 5 MP. The only ho-hum field is the 3000 mAh battery, whereas the Note 5 is rumored to have a larger one, but we'll believe that when we see the official specs.

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Galaxy S6 edge+
  • Display 5.7" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 2100 MHz
  • Storage 64 GB
  • Battery 3000 mAh(20h 3G talk time)

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65 Comments

1. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

I want to see the specs for the Note 5!

6. mistercarter

Posts: 360; Member since: Sep 01, 2011

hmmm the same? LOL

11. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

14. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

Oh and this article can be perceived as the Note 5 having expandable storage given there's only a 32GB version available. Again, all speculation though. http://www.phonearena.com/news/Motorola-Droid-Turbo-2-Samsung-Galaxy-Note-5-and-Galaxy-S6-Edge-Plus-reportedly-coming-to-Verizon_id72407

48. khul00

Posts: 27; Member since: Sep 06, 2014

Non expandable and 3000 mah battery i can confirm held the phone in my hand. And went into the battery settings

50. Ordinary

Posts: 2454; Member since: Apr 23, 2015

You cant see how much mah in battery you have from battery setting, straight up bs.

51. Landon

Posts: 1245; Member since: May 07, 2015

Why must you shatter my dreams? Lol kidding but it's just weird that they're only showing a 32GB version on the link above and not a 64GB version too. In your opinion, how do you think the phone sizes up overall against the Note 4?

28. QWERTYphone

Posts: 654; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

LMFAO These prices are absolutely INSANE. I commend Motorola's $180 G-phone for proving these cell phone companies are GREEDY PIGS.

43. cdm283813

Posts: 424; Member since: Jan 10, 2015

The Moto G while nice for the average Joe is not a power users phone and does not pretend to be. Some of use power users want the latest and greatest spec'ed out device and certain people are willing to pay to play.

49. NexusX

Posts: 613; Member since: May 16, 2013

really? tell me what a power user does with his phone that a moto G can't handle

2. seret6

Posts: 279; Member since: Aug 14, 2013

Sir the specs have pretty much leaked.

3. Cheezwiz

Posts: 500; Member since: Dec 29, 2014

$1K? Wow! I'd buy it if it was half that much, but I can't reasonably justify paying $1K for a phone. There's just not enough productivity work that I could get done with it at my job (or at home) to make it worth it.

8. feeth

Posts: 20; Member since: Jun 14, 2014

100% agree

13. Neros

Posts: 1016; Member since: Dec 19, 2014

It will probably cost 799 usd in America. In Europe everything is expensive due to high taxes.

17. Ahovking

Posts: 711; Member since: Feb 03, 2015

Everything in is more expensive in Europe and Australia is because wages are higher so they can rip off consumers even more.

60. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

not really, even if they buy from online store, they still pay VAT.. they one ripping of consumers is government, not companies

41. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

Wait two to three months and the price will be halved.

4. Carl3000

Posts: 240; Member since: Oct 11, 2014

1200 for a phone is very expensive. Even by Apple standards. I'm just waiting on the 3 phones to pick from. Z5, New Nexus, or Xoami Mi 5.

18. -Shadow-

Posts: 95; Member since: Mar 26, 2013

it wont be over 1000, this kind of conversion of prices usually is not true to the real cost, a 799euro phone will propably cost 799$, still very pricey though.

42. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

After three months when the new iPhones smash their sales, Samsung is gonna cry, cut the price 40%, and seek for alternatives and another project zero. Samsung, HTC , and Sony are always starting with dumb decisions, but later regret and pay millions of $$$ to solve these problems, and they can't. Every time they think they are like Apple having a control over the market. NO, YOU DON'T HAVE APLLE POTENTIAL NIETHER THEIR FANBASE. Just learn from your mistakes !

45. UglyFrank

Posts: 2194; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

This guy is a genius, he is so right! I mean he makes Stephen Hawking look like a buffoon :)

5. gersont1000

Posts: 473; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

$1000 for a 32GB phone? LOL! Samsung, your phones are great but with your latest decisions and pricing schemes, you're pretty much giving Apple the win. Not to mention all the great cheap Android phones that are out now and that will come out. I would've gladly bought Samsung phones before but to get the features that I used to love from Samsung and the good prices, I will continue to look somewhere else.

19. donfem

Posts: 708; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

You want all the features but at a very reduced price? By the way, when was the last time Apple sold a "cheap" phone to warrant your decision to give "apple the win?"

65. gersont1000

Posts: 473; Member since: Mar 13, 2012

I say Apple "won" because that's one of the reasons Samsung fanboys used to defend buying a Galaxy phone. Now, there's no removable battery, no microSD slot, the phone is built with a fragile glass surface all around, and is more expensive than other flagships. Instead of continuing to be better than Apple, Samsung has stooped to Apple's level but are only losing their long time supporters along the way. So, in my mind, that's a win for Apple. And I HATE Apple, btw!

21. TechieXP1969

Posts: 14967; Member since: Sep 25, 2013

I don't see where pricing is any different. The Note 4 in the USA starts at $699 on Verizon, while GSM versions start at 799. The S6 starts at $599 and the S6 Edge is $699 with VZW again the other carriers tend to be higher. You have to consider the gap of the Korean Wan vs the USD or the European Dollar is going to be very different. Also, doesn't Europe charge a larger import tax vs the USA? Everyone always complains about phone pricing. The iPhone costs more than any phone in it's mid-ramged class and cost more than flagships from other brands. Yet people are buying them. Samsung phones don't cost to much for what they offer. You start with double the iPhone storage, more/faster ram, better cameras by a longshot, nicer design, less fragile, bigger display, faster gpu/cpu/, thinner, faster, more features, more customizations and more and yet they cost less. Stop complaining about Samsung pricing when you are getting a better piece of hardware vs any brand you can name. PERIOD.

30. QWERTYphone

Posts: 654; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

Is the Note 5 EIGHT HUNDRED DOLLARS better than the Motorla G? NO, it is NOT, you idiotic Samsung wh@re.

36. willard12 unregistered

KKKwertyphone, it's the same rationale as Apple. If people end up getting the MOTO G in larger numbers than the Note 5 then you are right. However, if people choose the Note 5 in larger numbers than the Moto G, then you are an idiot.

44. darkkjedii

Posts: 31052; Member since: Feb 05, 2011

LMAOOOOO KKK! From his posts, I wouldn't be surprised if he's a Grand Wizard.

31. Ruturaj

Posts: 1484; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

I just googled prices in "romania s6 edge price" I got following result Romanian prices : Samsung Galaxy S6 - 32GB = 742 Euros / 785 Dollars Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge - 32GB = 876 Euros / 928 Dollars By that calculation S6 Edge plus would be slightly higher than S6 Edge. And we will see price drop in normal S6 edge, so IMO expect fair prices.

46. kenaldinho4444

Posts: 66; Member since: Jun 05, 2015

At the end of the day remember that most humans are very indecisive and love to complain. They're very hard to please, there's always people opposing, so no matter how great something looks in your eyes there's always some who's saying blah blah blah

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