Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

Announced:
Mar 1, 2015
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Apr 10, 2015

PhoneArena Rating:

9.3
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Display

Display size:

5.1 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density:

577 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

71.75 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

16 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Optical image stabilization, Autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.9; Focal length: 28 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.6"; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps)

Features:

Optical image stabilization, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Continuous autofocus, Picture-taking during video recording, Video light, Video calling

Front:

5 megapixels

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28 inches (142.1 x 70.1 x 7 mm)

Weight:

4.66 oz (132 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys, Notification light

Colors:

Black, Gold, Green, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback, Preset equalizer

Screen mirroring:

DLNA, Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation, Video recording

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420

Processor:

Octa-core, 2100 MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Mali-T760 MP8

RAM:

3 GB

Internal storage:

128 GB, not expandable

OS:

Android (7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow, 5.1 Lollipop, 5.0 Lollipop), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.1

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

USB 2.0

Connector:

microUSB

Features:

Mass storage device, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Mobile Payment:

Samsung Pay

Other:

NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Infrared, Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 17, 20

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 6 (300/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

2600 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

Yes, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Talk time:

26.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

Music playback:

58.00 hours

Video playback:

13.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, (MP3)

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 02, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925A link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.24 W/kg

Body:

0.69 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.25 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.07 W/kg

This device is also known as Samsung SM-G925F, Samsung SM-G925W8, Samsung SM-G925P, Samsung SM-G925A, Samsung SM-G925V, Samsung SM-G9250, Samsung SM-G925T, Samsung SM-G925R4, Samsung SM-G925I

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

with 32 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

32 GB

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

SM-G925P for Sprint

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 25, 26

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 02, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925P link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.40 W/kg

Body:

0.67 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

SM-G925F International version

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 26

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Talk time (3G):

18.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Music playback:

50.00 hours

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 02, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925F link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.25 W/kg

Body:

0.85 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.58 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.08 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

SM-G925V for Verizon Wireless

Differences from the main variant:

Other:

UMA (Wi-Fi Calling)

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 13

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE, HSPA, HSUPA

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 01, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925V link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.40 W/kg

Body:

0.55 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

SM-G925T for T-Mobile

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 12, 17, 20

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Talk time:

20.00 hours
the average is 21 h (1288 min)

Stand-by time:

13.0 days (312 hours)
the average is 19 days (457 h)

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 01, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925T link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.34 W/kg

Body:

0.64 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.19 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.77 W/kg

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

SM-G925R4 for U.S. Cellular

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 4, 5, 12, 13, 17

UMTS:

800, 1900 MHz

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Mar 03, 2015

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG925R4 link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.40 W/kg

Body:

0.67 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.17 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

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Pros

  • Small dimensions (5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28 inches)
  • Extremely high pixel density screen (577 ppi)

Cons

No Cons

Description

The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge is powered by an octa-core Samsung-made chip built on a 14 nm node, complemented by an ARM Mali-T760 GPU. As for the rest of the specs, we're looking at a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with a super high resolution of 1440 x 2560 (577 ppi), 3GB of RAM, a choice between 32 GB, 64 GB, or 128 GB of internal storage, a 16-megapixel rear camera with a wider F1.9 aperture, and a 5-megapixel front-facing selfie snapper.

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