After the worldwide launch of flagship devices Galaxy S6 and S6 edge in MWC’15, it has been reported that the South Korean Electronics Giant, Samsung has sending out invites for the launching of the device in the Indian smartphone market. Sources reported that the flagship smartphones will be launched in an event, which will be held on March 23, 2015 at New Delhi.
The smartphones will be showed only to phone reviewers or bloggers those who have an exclusive invitation from Samsung, however, the pricing information is not available yet.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 32GB is listed on its official web portal for pre-order with a price tag of Rs. 699 Euros (nearly Rs 49,000). Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 32GB carries a price tag of 849 Euros (nearly Rs. 59,000). However, the 64 GB variants for the S6 models has been listed for at a price of 799 Euros (~Rs 56,000) and 949 Euros (~Rs 66,000), respectively.
Besides this, it had been earlier reported that the firm will start shipping the S6 smartphones in April this year in India, and according to this data it is expected from the company that the device will be launched in Q2 across the Indian shores.
Refreshing the specifications, the Galaxy S6 runs on Android OS, v5.0.2 Lollipop supported by a Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 and a Quad-core 2.1 GHz processor, coupled with a 3 GBof RAM. Moreover, the device is fronted with a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED display with 1440 x 2560 pixels of resolution and 577 ppi of pixel density and a 5 megapixel of a secondary camera that is featured with 1080p@30fps, dual video call and Auto HDR. Meanwhile, the flat back of the device boasts a 16 megapixel of primary image snapper, which is featured with optical image stabilization, autofocus, and LED flash.
On the other hand, the S6 edge sports the same platform as of the Galaxy S6, however, the device differs from its display as it boasts a 5.1-inch display which is curved to its edges. Also, the Galaxy S6 has a 2,550mAh of battery, whereas the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is fueled with a 2,600mAh of battery.
As far conectivity is concerned, the company has provided LTE Cat.6 (300/50Mbps), WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), HT80 MIMO(2×2) 620Mbps, Bluetooth v4.1, USB 2.0, NFC and an IR Remote as options.
Tech Specs for Galaxy S6 and S6 edge
|Display||5.1-inch 1440 x 2560 Super AMOLED display|
|Camera||16MP rear and 5MP front|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 and a Quad-core 2.1 GHz processor|
|OS||Android OS, v5.0.2 Lollipop|