Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
VS
Apple iPhone 6 Plus
VS
Screen

We are looking at the smartphone screen for a long time. Therefore, it is quite important to choose smartphone with rich and optimally saturated color gamut. Also, the most mature display technology used in smartphones must be safe (e.g., IPS or OLED).  Which is better between Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus.

Super AMOLED
Technology
LED-backlit IPS LCD
capacitive touchscreen
Touchscreen
capacitive touchscreen
16M
Display colors
16M
5.1" inc
Screen size
5.5" inc
71.5 cm2
Screen area
83.4 cm2
16:9 (height:width)
Screen format
16:9 (height:width)
71.7%
Screen to body ratio
67.8%
1440 x 2560 px
Screen resolution
1080 x 1920 px
577 PPI
PPI /points per inch/
401 PPI
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Screen protection
Ion-strengthened glass, oleophobic coating
Camera and Video

The smartphone camera plays significant role - it is one of several factors that determine the quality of a digital photo. When compare the smartphones, it is necessary to account megapixels on sensors of the primary and front facing cameras, and also availability of the flash and video-shooting option. Let's see which is better between Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs  Apple iPhone 6 Plus.

16 MP, Single
Rear camera, main
8 MP, Single
16 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), 1/2.6'', 1.12µm, OIS, AF
Camera specs
8 MP, f/2.2, 29mm (standard), 1/3'', 1.5µm, OIS, PDAF
LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Functions
Dual-LED dual-tone flash, HDR
5 MP, Single
Front camera, selfie
1.2 MP, Single
5 MP, f/1.9, 22mm (wide)
Specifications
1.2 MP, f/2.2, 31mm (standard)
82
DxOMark Main Score
no data
81
DxOMark Photo
no data
83
DxOMark Video
no data
Performance

Ok, who win? Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus. The smartphone must work fast. The higher the clock speed and the more RAM your smartphone has, the faster and better it can be. Also, you have to pay attention to the benchmark results. 

Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat); TouchWiz UI
Operating system OS
iOS 8, upgradable to iOS 12.1.3
Exynos 7420 Octa (14 nm)
Chipset
Apple A8 (20 nm)
Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
Processor CPU
Dual-core 1.4 GHz Typhoon (ARM v8-based)
Mali-T760MP8
Graphics processor GPU
PowerVR GX6450 (quad-core graphics)
No
External memory
No
32/64/128 GB, 3 GB RAM
Internal memory
16/64/128 GB, 1 GB RAM DDR3
83256
Antutu 7 score
69215
1292
GeekBench 4 Single Core
no data
4051
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core
no data
2943
GeekBench 4 RenderScript
no data
243
GeekBench 5 Single Core
no data
921
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
no data
1586
GeekBench 4 Battery
no data
General specs

Here is some information we have collected – from date of release and battery capacity to weight and color gamut of the smartphones. It is time to pick the winner. What is the difference between Samsung Galaxy S6 edge vs Apple iPhone 6 Plus.

2015, March
Release date
2014, September
142.1 Х 70.1 Х 7 mm
Dimensions (HxWxD)
158.1 Х 77.8 Х 7.1 mm
132 g
Weight
172 g
White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Green Emerald
Colors
Space Gray, Silver, Gold
2600 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery
2915 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Po
380 EUR
Approximate price
420 EUR
Talking time- Up to 18 h (3G) Music play - Up to 50 h
Battery life
Stand by time- Up to 384 h (3G) Talking time- Up to 24 h (3G) Music play - Up to 80 h
Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Body build
Front glass, aluminum body
Communication and Connectivity

As a result of comparison Samsung Galaxy S6 edge and Apple iPhone 6 Plus , you understand what device is better and what is worst. Below are parameters and data sets which were used for analysis and comparison.

Nano-SIM
SIM card
Nano-SIM
GSM / HSPA / LTE
Network
GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Yes
GPRS
Yes
Yes
Edge
Yes
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
Yes
NFC
Yes (Apple Pay only)
microUSB 2.0, USB Host
USB
2.0, proprietary reversible connector
4.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
Bluetooth
4.0, A2DP, LE
SAR - 1.58 W/kg (head)     1.34 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.33 W/kg (head)     0.59 W/kg (body)    
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.19 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.99 W/kg (head)     0.91 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
No
Radio
No
Yes
Headphone jack
Yes
24-bit/192kHz audio -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Others
16-bit/44.1kHz audio -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 , Infrared port - Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent) -ANT+ -S-Voice natural language commands and dictation - Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterC
Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer - Siri natural language commands and dictation - Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)

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