Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+

Announced:
Aug 13, 2015
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Aug 21, 2015

PhoneArena Rating:

8.7
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Display

Display size:

5.7 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density:

518 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body:

76.62 %

Features:

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

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:

4 GB

Internal storage:

64 GB, not expandable

OS:

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

Battery

Capacity:

3000 mAh

Type:

Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Qi and Powermat wireless charging

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

16 megapixels

Features:

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus, Back-illuminated sensor (BSI)

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 2560x1440 (QHD), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (120 fps), 640x480 (VGA)

Features:

Optical image stabilization, Time-lapse video, Continuous autofocus, Object tracking, Digital image stabilization, Video calling

Front:

5 megapixels

Design

Dimensions:

6.08 x 2.98 x 0.27 inches (154.4 x 75.8 x 6.9 mm)

Weight:

5.40 oz (153 g)
the average is 6.1 oz (174 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Metal

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black sapphire, Gold platinum, Silver titan, White pearl, Pink

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS)

UMTS:

850, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data Speed:

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS

SIM type:

Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5mm jack

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

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

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Charging, Mass storage device

Sensors:

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

Other:

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

This device is also known as Samsung SM-G928V, Samsung SM-G928A, Samsung SM-G928T, Samsung SM-G928P, Samsung SM-G928I, Samsung SM-G928R4, Samsung Galaxy S6 edge plus

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

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

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

SM-G928F International version

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 26(850+)

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

SM-G928V for Verizon Wireless

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 7(2600), 13(700 c)

HD Voice:

Yes

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

SM-G928T for T-Mobile

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 17(700 b), 20(800 DD)

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

SM-G928P for Sprint

Differences from the main variant:

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+

SM-G928R4 for US Cellular

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2(1900), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 17(700 b), 25(1900+)

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Pros

  • Supports wireless charging
  • High pixel density screen (518 ppi)

Cons

  • 64 GB basic storage

Description

Best described as a "super-sized" Galaxy S6 edge, the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ differs with a bigger, 5.7-inch display (a 0.6 inch increase), larger 3000mAh battery (a 400mAh increase), and bigger overall size. Hardware-wise, we're once again looking at an Exynos 7420 SoC, driving the mains alongside 4GB of RAM. Memory choices are the usual as well - there are 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB storage variants available. As in the original phablet, there is no microSD card slot, and neither a removable battery.

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