Samsung Galaxy S6 or the S6 edge? Spot the six differences

Samsung Galaxy S6 or the S6 edge? Spot the six differences
Samsung took the stage today, and unveiled not a flagship, but rather two - the Galaxy S6 and the S6 edge - which are seemingly one and the same handset, just that the S6 edge comes with a slightly bent display on the sides.

Upon closer inspection, however, the Galaxy S6 edge is different enough from the stock S6 to (nudge, wink) warrant a higher price tag, just as the Note Edge is to the Note 4

Some of these differences are artificially created by Samsung, like the exclusive colors that are only present on one of the two devices, while others separate the two in a more organic way, such as the dimensions and weight. Check out all the differences between the two new Samsung flagship, and tell us which one would you like to grab.

Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 edge: which one would you get?

Galaxy S6
29.8%
Galaxy S6 edge
70.2%

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Galaxy S6
  • Display 5.1" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 2100 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 2550 mAh(23h 3G talk time)
Galaxy S6 edge
  • Display 5.1" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Samsung Exynos 7 Octa, Octa-core, 2100 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 2600 mAh

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34 Comments

1. darealist

Posts: 107; Member since: Feb 25, 2015

Both are butt ugly on the outside and the inside.

2. SamsungEU

Posts: 147; Member since: Dec 29, 2014

which phone do you like for its design then? and what do you mean by it's ugly on the inside ? As far as i can see the hardware is topnotch.

3. androidwindows

Posts: 216; Member since: Oct 04, 2014

He's trolling....

20. Aploine

Posts: 444; Member since: Oct 24, 2013

"6. Weight With glass substrate comes a heavier 138g chassis for the Galaxy S6, while the S6 edge and its light, flexible display, will feel slightly different in your hand at 4.66oz (132g)" Isn't the "light, flexible display" of S6E made of glass? Hasn't the S6E less metal, so it's lighter because of it?

34. Mittal

Posts: 494; Member since: Dec 14, 2011

Well in point number 2 above they said its made of plastic

21. ArtSim98

Posts: 3535; Member since: Dec 21, 2012

Probably he meant touchwiz :)

14. AnTuTu

Posts: 1580; Member since: Oct 14, 2012

I am getting the Edge for sure :)

30. hellbread

Posts: 309; Member since: Nov 21, 2014

I will thinking for next month or so which one to take and than G4 will come out. Than I will have to think even harder and when I decide Z4 will get out. Than the hype will start making around IP 6s and Note 5. Sht, this way I will never change Alpha...

16. suavemezie

Posts: 91; Member since: Jun 21, 2012

Blinded by hatred.

18. tedkord

Posts: 17041; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

What's ugly is that shade of green on you. Especially when it's lit by the red glow from your hurt butt.

28. InspectorGadget80 unregistered

The iphone is ugly also. why do u care bout looks on the phone?

4. Commentator

Posts: 3722; Member since: Aug 16, 2011

If it comes to T-Mobile in green, I may just trade my N5 in for the Edge to hold me over until the next Nexus season. I haven't been this interested in a Samsung phone since 2011 brought us the S2 and Galaxy Nexus.

13. g2a5b0e unregistered

Unfortunately, T-Mobile almost never picks up the special colors. I'd be surprised if either came in anything other than black or white for the carrier.

23. willard12 unregistered

I think you can preregister for gold.

24. g2a5b0e unregistered

You think or you know?

29. Randy_g

Posts: 70; Member since: Jul 10, 2014

Can't you read that he said "I think"

33. g2a5b0e unregistered

I can read just fine, *ssh*le. People don't always say what they mean.

5. GeekMovement unregistered

S6 Edge- just not sure if the $100+ higher price will convince me.

6. SamsungEU

Posts: 147; Member since: Dec 29, 2014

Many OEMs will follow this design in the future i can guarantee

8. GeekMovement unregistered

Agree, I definitely see more curved screens in the future.

10. gustavoace

Posts: 187; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

And by 2018, we will see a iPhone edge

12. GeekMovement unregistered

lol I wouldn't be surprised if they did.

7. drunkenjay

Posts: 1616; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

well it is a premium version like the note edge. harder to make so more costs i guess

9. GeekMovement unregistered

Yeah, the Note Edge I was a bit iffy about since it only had the curve to one side along with a smaller battery size, but the S6 Edge is shaping up to be great and worth it.

11. ausnote4

Posts: 40; Member since: Nov 25, 2014

These are top notch phone. I hope they bring a 6.3" to replace my note 4 as well

15. hotty

Posts: 12; Member since: Sep 24, 2013

s6 edge only because of it's emarald green colour!

31. drunkenjay

Posts: 1616; Member since: Feb 11, 2013

ikr. the green looks amazing.

17. DeusExCellula

Posts: 1390; Member since: Oct 05, 2014

Garbage from Samsung. Now I will wait for the Note 5 for sure..Bring back my micro SD, Bigger battery, and S Pent + slimmed touchwhiz and dare I say it 4 GB of DDR 4 RAM.

25. g2a5b0e unregistered

Don't be surprised if the Note 5 has a smaller, non-replaceable battery than the Note 4 & no micro SD too. Wouldn't necessarily be a bad thing in my eyes (as long as the battery life is just as good or better than the Note 4), but the trend seems to be heading that way.

26. samsboy unregistered

And how much will you be ready to pay for it?

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