The Samsung Galaxy S6 phone has a 5.1-inch (2560x1440) Super AMOLED screen, a 16MP main camera and a 5MP selfie camera. The battery capacity is 2550 mAh and the main processor is a Exynos 7420 with 3 GB of RAM.

2560x1440 Super AMOLED
576 PPI
~$455 - Amazon
16 MP
F1.9 Aperture
138 g
2550 mAh
Wireless Charging
Launched in
Exynos 7420 + None
Storage (GB)
Samsung Galaxy S6 Review
Ubergizmo Rating: 10/10
ProductGalaxy S6
Product Typesmartphone
Announced On2015/03/01
Street Price (Approx)~ $455
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Dimensions143.4 x 70.5 x 6.8mm
(5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27")
Weight138 grams (4.87 ounces)
RugednessNot Rugged
ColorsBlack, Blue, Gold, Green, White
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DisplayGalaxy S6
Display TypeSuper AMOLED, Touchscreen Screen, Multitouch
Resolution2560x1440  (3,686,400 pixels)
Density (PPI)576
Color Bits (# colors)16,777,216 Colors 24 Bits
Display Diagonal5.1" (12.95 cm)
Display to Body Ratio70.9 %
Glass TypeGorilla Glass 4
Main cameraGalaxy S6
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, Smile Detection, Geo Tagging
Secondary cameraGalaxy S6
Megapixels5 Megapixel
Video CallYes
Video Resolutions1080p/30fps
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BatteryGalaxy S6
Talk Time17 hours
Battery Capacity (mAh)2550 mAh
Battery Fast ChargeYes
Battery Charge Speed, in mAh/mn49 mAh/mn
Removable BatteryNo
Wireless ChargingYes
Wireless Charging IntegratedYes
Music Playback Time49 hours
Battery TypeLi-Ion
Processor & OSGalaxy S6
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
Memory Card TypeNone
Built-In Storage32,64,128 GB
Max. Total Storage Capacity128 GB
Cellular NetworkGalaxy S6
SIM TypeNano SIM
SIM Number1
LTE Categorycat6 301 Mbps
LTE Bandsbi, b2, b3, b4, b5, b7, b8, b12, b17, b18, b19, b20, b26
SAR Head (U.S)1.15
SAR Head (Eur)0.38
SAR Body (U.S)1.16
SAR Body (Eur)0.5
AudioGalaxy S6
Audio Alertsmp3, vibration, wav
3.5mm Audio ConnectorYes
Noise CancellationYes
FM RadioNo
SensorsGalaxy S6
SensorsAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Fingerprint Reader, Gesture Sensor, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Gyroscope, Heart Rate Monitor, Proximity Sensor
WiFiGalaxy S6
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
USB SupportGalaxy S6
USB SupportYes
USB Port TypeMicro USB
Proprietary Data ConnectorNo
USB HostYes
MultimediaGalaxy S6
Multimedia FeaturesInfra-Red (IR)
Video Playback FormatsMP4, WMV, Xvid
Video CODECSH.264
Audio FormatsFLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA


Galaxy S6 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 4 Score, Higher is better

Basemark OS II Score, 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

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 Manhattan 3.1 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 Score, 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 Score / Price, Higher is better

Geekbench 3 Multithread Score / Price, Higher is better

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

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