The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge phone has a 5.1-inch (2560x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2600 mAh and the main processor is a Exynos 7420 with 3 GB of RAM.

2560x1440 Super AMOLED
576 PPI
~$435 - Amazon
16 MP
F1.9 Aperture
132 g
2600 mAh
Wireless Charging
Launched in
Exynos 7420 + None
Storage (GB)
Samsung Galaxy S6 Review
Ubergizmo Rating: 10/10
ProductGalaxy S6 Edge
Product Typesmartphone
Announced On2015/03/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $435
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Dimensions142.1 x 70.1 x 7mm
(5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28")
Weight132 grams (4.66 ounces)
RugednessNot Rugged
ColorsBlack, Blue, Gold, Green, White
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DisplayGalaxy S6 Edge
Display TypeSuper AMOLED, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Display Resolution2560x1440  (3,686,400 pixels)
Max. Brightness524
Density (PPI)576
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.1" (12.95 cm)
Display to Body Ratio72.0 %
Display Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Main cameraGalaxy S6 Edge
Megapixels16 Megapixel
Sensor Pixel Size1.12 µm
Video Resolutions1080p/60fps, 2160p/30fps, 720p/120fps
Max Photo Size4992x3744
Image StabilizationYes (Optical Stabilization)
Camera FlashYes , LED
Other Camera Hardware FeaturesHDR, HDR Video, Phase Detection AF
Camera Software FeaturesDual Shot, Simul-Shot, Face Detection, Geo Tagging
Secondary cameraGalaxy S6 Edge
Megapixels5 Megapixel
Video CallYes
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps
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BatteryGalaxy S6 Edge
Talk Time18 hours
Battery Capacity (mAh)2600 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYes
Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn50 mAh/mn
Removable BatteryNo
Wireless ChargingYes
Wireless Charging IntegratedYes
Music Playback Time50 hours
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Processor & OSGalaxy S6 Edge
Processor BrandSamsung
Processor/Soc NameExynos 7420
# CPU Cores8
CPU Frequencyquad-core 1.5 & quad-core 2.1 GHz
Processor ModelExynos 7420
Operating System (OS)Android 5.0
Memory & StorageGalaxy S6 Edge
Memory Card TypeNone
Built-In Storage Options32,64,128 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity128 GB
Cellular NetworkGalaxy S6 Edge
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Number1
LTE CategoryCAT6 301 Mbps
SAR Head (U.S)1.58
SAR Head (Eur)0.33
SAR Body (U.S)1.34
SAR Body (Eur)0.59
AudioGalaxy S6 Edge
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorYes
Noise CancellationYes
FM RadioNo
SensorsGalaxy S6 Edge
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Fingerprint Reader, Gesture Sensor, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Heart Rate Monitor, Proximity Sensor
WiFiGalaxy S6 Edge
WiFi SupportYes
WiFi Speedsa,b,g,n,ac
WiFi FeaturesWiFi Hotspot, Dual-Band WiFi, WiFi Direct
Bluetooth SupportYes
Bluetooth Version4.0
Bluetooth FeaturesBluetooth A2DP, Bluetooth LE, Bluetooth EDR
USB SupportGalaxy S6 Edge
USB SupportYes
USB Port TypeMicro USB
Proprietary Data ConnectorNo
USB HostYes
MultimediaGalaxy S6 Edge
Multimedia Features
Video Playback FormatsMP4, WMV, Xvid
Video CODECSH.264
Audio FormatsMP3, WAV, WMA


Galaxy S6 Edge Benchmarks

System Speed

Overall performance tests that stress every part of the system. They provide a high-level idea, but aren't as precise as specific tests shown below.

Antutu Score, Higher is better

Basemark OS II, Higher is better

CPU Speed

These tests are designed to stress the CPU components of the processor

Geekbench 3 Single-Thread Score, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score, Higher is better

AndEBench-Pro, Higher is better

Gaming Speed

The GPU, or graphics processor is put to the test with this Gaming-oriented benchmarks

3DMark Slingshot ES 3.1, Higher is better

3DMark Unlimited IceStorm Score, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS), Higher is better

GFXBench T-Rex Off. (FPS), Higher is better

Basemark X Score, Higher is better

Camera Performance

Benchmarks measuring the performance of the camera sub-system

DXOMark, Higher is better

Battery Capacity/Performance

Quantitative data about the battery

Battery Capacity (mAh), Higher is better

Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn, Higher is better


Performance/Price (Value)

Some of the same tests as above, but shown as a relation to the price. This shows what performance you get for each additional dollar spent. The higher the score, and the more value you get for your money

Battery Capacity (mAh) / Price, Higher is better

Basemark OS II / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score / Price, Higher is better

GFXBench Manhattan Off. (FPS) / Price, Higher is better

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