Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
VS
Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
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 S7 edge vs Samsung Galaxy S6 edge.

Super AMOLED
Technology
Super AMOLED
capacitive touchscreen
Touchscreen
capacitive touchscreen
16M
Display colors
16M
5.5" inc
Screen size
5.1" inc
83.4 cm2
Screen area
71.5 cm2
16:9 (height:width)
Screen format
16:9 (height:width)
76.1%
Screen to body ratio
71.7%
1440 x 2560 px
Screen resolution
1440 x 2560 px
534 PPI
PPI /points per inch/
577 PPI
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Screen protection
Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Always-on display
Other
no data
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 S7 edge vs  Samsung Galaxy S6 edge.

12 MP, Single
Rear camera, main
16 MP, Single
12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, OIS, dual pixel PDAF
Camera specs
16 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), 1/2.6'', 1.12µm, OIS, AF
LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Functions
LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
5 MP, Single
Front camera, selfie
5 MP, Single
5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide), 1/4.1'', 1.34µm
Specifications
5 MP, f/1.9, 22mm (wide)
89
DxOMark Main Score
82
91
DxOMark Photo
81
86
DxOMark Video
83
Performance

Ok, who win? Samsung Galaxy S7 edge vs Samsung Galaxy S6 edge. 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 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); TouchWiz UI
Operating system OS
Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat); TouchWiz UI
Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 (14 nm) - G9350 -Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm) - G935FD, G935F, G935W8
Chipset
Exynos 7420 Octa (14 nm)
Quad-core (2x2.15 GHz Kryo & 2x1.6 GHz Kryo) - G9350 -Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) - G935FD, G935F, G935W8
Processor CPU
Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
Adreno 530 - G9350 -Mali-T880 MP12 - G935FD, G935F, G935W8
Graphics processor GPU
Mali-T760MP8
microSD, up to 512 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only
External memory
No
32/64/128 GB, 4 GB RAM
Internal memory
32/64/128 GB, 3 GB RAM
158530
Antutu 7 score
83256
1456
GeekBench 4 Single Core
1292
3744
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core
4051
4571
GeekBench 4 RenderScript
2943
184713
Antutu 8 score
no data
252
GeekBench 5 Single Core
243
723
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core
921
2782
GeekBench 4 Battery
1586
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 S7 edge vs Samsung Galaxy S6 edge.

2016, February
Release date
2015, March
150.9 Х 72.6 Х 7.7 mm
Dimensions (HxWxD)
142.1 Х 70.1 Х 7 mm
157 g
Weight
132 g
Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold, Black Pearl, Coral Blue
Colors
White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Green Emerald
3600 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery
2600 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion
400 EUR
Approximate price
380 EUR
Talking time- Up to 27 h (3G) Music play - Up to 74 h
Battery life
Talking time- Up to 18 h (3G) Music play - Up to 50 h
Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Body build
Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame
Communication and Connectivity

As a result of comparison Samsung Galaxy S7 edge and Samsung Galaxy S6 edge , you understand what device is better and what is worst. Below are parameters and data sets which were used for analysis and comparison.

Single SIM (Nano-SIM) - G935F, G935W8Hybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - G935FD
SIM card
Nano-SIM
GSM / HSPA / LTE
Network
GSM / HSPA / LTE
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
Speed
HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 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, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
GPS
Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
Yes
NFC
Yes
microUSB 2.0, USB Host
USB
microUSB 2.0, USB Host
4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
Bluetooth
4.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
SAR - 1.17 W/kg (head)     1.59 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.26 W/kg (head)     0.51 W/kg (body)    
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.58 W/kg (head)     1.34 W/kg (body)     SAR EU - 0.33 W/kg (head)     0.59 W/kg (body)    
Music and Audio
No
Radio
No
Yes
Headphone jack
Yes
24-bit/192kHz audio -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Others
24-bit/192kHz audio -Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Other features
Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 - Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0) -Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent) -ANT+ -S-Voice natural language commands and dictation -
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