Samsung Galaxy S6 Active 64 GB now available on AT&T, costs $100 more than the 32 GB model

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active 64 GB now available on AT&T, costs $100 more than the 32 GB model
AT&T this week started selling a 64 GB variant of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, a device that's not available via any other carrier. Just like the 32 GB model (which was released in June this year), the Galaxy S6 Active 64 GB can be purchased in three color versions: grey, camo white, and camo blue.

The S6 Active 64 GB costs $100 more than the 32 GB variant: $299.99 with a 2-year contract agreement, or $694.99 off contract. You can also get it on AT&T Next, starting from $23.17 per month.

The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active is a rugged, water-resistant version of the regular Galaxy S6 that's been around since early 2015. In addition to being tougher and not afraid of water, the S6 Active also has a larger battery (3500 mAh vs. 2550 mAh). That aside, the handset offers everything that the non-rugged S6 does, including a 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display, an octa-core Exynos 7420 processor, 3 GB of RAM, 16 MP rear camera with OIS and 4K video recording, and a 5 MP front-facing camera. For a closer look at the handset, check out our Samsung Galaxy S6 Active review.

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source: AT&T

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Galaxy S6 Active
  • Display 5.1" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 2100 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB
  • Battery 3500 mAh(24h talk time)

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16 Comments

1. mike2959

Posts: 694; Member since: Oct 08, 2011

I had the 32GB model for about 3 months. Ugly phone. However the battery life was unbeatable. 7 Hours + on screen time. Sometimes over 8. The phone was fast and and stable. Issue was display to small for me.

11. belovedson

Posts: 1061; Member since: Nov 30, 2010

7 hour on screen time is insane. i had no idea a phone could do that

2. gsengillo

Posts: 45; Member since: Sep 05, 2010

They need to make this phone available for everyone. It would be a huge huge seller on Verizon. I would guy a 64gb version.

3. gsengillo

Posts: 45; Member since: Sep 05, 2010

Buy..

4. JakeH

Posts: 89; Member since: May 01, 2014

IMO, the S6 Active was the best all around smartphone released this year. Great battery, great camera, great display, rugged design(Some people might call it ugly but it's practical), waterproofing, and the list goes on

5. IOSANDROID

Posts: 120; Member since: Sep 30, 2015

Why is this so ugly i mean the Galaxy s4 active wasn't as ugly as the s5 or s6 active, what's wrong with samsung, i get this is not supose to look nice but hey i touch class will help a lot here!

14. UglyFrank

Posts: 2194; Member since: Jan 23, 2014

The S4 active was only waterproof. It wasn't a Mil Spec shockproof phone.

6. phichart

Posts: 335; Member since: May 03, 2014

I want to buy this phone but I can't buy in Thailand.... too bad.. They should sell this phone all over the world...

9. torr310

Posts: 1659; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

Yes, I hate it when it is only available to AT&T. Same as S5 Active.

7. zeeBomb

Posts: 2318; Member since: Aug 14, 2014

The S6 Active is like the Note 4, its perfect for the features that you get.

8. torr310

Posts: 1659; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

I would dump.my S5 if S6 had the 3500mAh battery and SD card slot。 But thank you for saving my money.

10. megathaszrul89

Posts: 203; Member since: Jan 08, 2015

why samsung?why don't you sell this phone outside US?why make it carrier exclusive? :(

12. Droiderr

Posts: 35; Member since: Mar 05, 2013

i have been trying to get this phone since june in India. But theres no reliable method to do so. I dont know why doesn't samsung release these models outside USA.

13. Deca-core

Posts: 75; Member since: Nov 20, 2015

Because they know it wouldn't sell outside US..thanks to the competitive carrier pricing.

15. ezMoney

Posts: 18; Member since: Dec 13, 2013

I bought it via / via in NY in August - best phone I EVER HAD - not ugly at all, indistructable, great REAL buttons and a battery life from another planet - pity the 64GB version wasn't out then yet - but indeed, why this is AT&T US only beats me - I have 4 colleagues already who bought this via eBay after seeing mine. Only challenge is software updates for which you need an AT&T active SIM card (I bought a pay as you go for this)

16. Droiderr

Posts: 35; Member since: Mar 05, 2013

lucky you :-( i am in india and cant find any reliable method to get it. ebay is selling it but cant trust international sellers specially with unlocke/refurbished products.

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