Seven reasons to buy a Samsung Galaxy S6 instead of an iPhone 6


Well, Samsung's flagship for this year – the Galaxy S6 and its S6 edge sibling – has finally arrived and has definitely caused some jaws to drop. Samsung's redesign plan has brought about the company's first all metal-made Android flagship – oozing class and finally silencing the numerous complaints that Samsung's plastic top-shelf smartphones didn't feel as if they were costly, premium devices.

So, of course, the phone is immediately racked up against another industry leader – Apple's iPhone 6. The two companies have been in heavy competition for quite a while, and both make some pretty powerful smartphones, so it's only natural that they will get compared and a lot of users may be stuck trying to choose between one of the two.

But, of course, while both devices are great at what they do, stark differences can be found, and one needs to take these under account when they are making their smartphone choice. Sure, you can't really go wrong with either one, but if you are still feeling ambivalent in your choice, go ahead an check below for our 7 reasons that you might prefer the Galaxy S6 over the iPhone 6 (or go here to see the opposite list).

Related phones

Galaxy S6

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  • Display 5.1 inches 2560 x 1440 pixels
  • Camera 16 MP (Single camera) 5 MP front
  • Hardware Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 3GB RAM
  • Storage 128GB, not expandable
  • Battery 2550 mAh
  • OS Android 7.0 Nougat Samsung TouchWiz UI
iPhone 6

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  • Display 4.7 inches 1334 x 750 pixels
  • Camera 8 MP (Single camera) 1.2 MP front
  • Hardware Apple A8 1GB RAM
  • Storage 128GB, not expandable
  • Battery 1810 mAh
  • OS iOS 12.x


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