Samsung on Sunday announced the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge, the much anticipated smartphones of the year. The Korean giant has finally dropped the fake leather for shiny metal wearing, making the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge the first Samsung flagships to feature a metal body. And, as the name suggests, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has a curved display around the edge of the device, which is actually stylish and handy for regular works, especially for quick tasks.
The Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge sports a 5.1-inch qHD Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 2560×1440 (577ppi). Compiling the key internals, the devices equips a 64-bit octa-core Exynos processor, 3GB of RAM, 16MP back and 5MP front cameras, followed by a 2550mAh battery pack for the Galaxy S6, while the Galaxy S6 Edge receives a 2600mAh unit.
Samsung has made two major changes to its latest flagships, one is the removal of microSD card slot, yes, you can’t opt for additional storage on the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, while the next change is the inclusion of a non-removable battery pack, though the company says the devices charge faster than the iPhone 6, boasting support for wireless charging, too. The onboard storage points include 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge will be available in 20 countries starting April 10 next month. The devices will be offered in four different color variants – white, black, gold and blue – while the S6 Edge will wrap an additional green layer.