Samsung has announced another superb spec smartphone yesterday at New York, The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+. the phablets have a large 5.7-inch Super-AMOLED display with Quad HD resolution, 4 GB RAM, Android 5.1 Lollipop operating system and are powered by Samsung’s 64-bit octa-core Exynos 7420 chipset that has four Cortex-A57 cores clocked at 2.1Ghz, and four Cortex-A53 cores clocked at 1.5GHz.
The main aim to launch this high end smartphone, to maintain a number one position in the world market and to give challenge to Apple.
“Today the journey continues in the large-screen category that Samsung created,” said J.K. Shin, Samsung’s head of IT and mobile communications of Samsung.
The smartphones offer snazzy metal-and-glass construction and have 16 megapixel rear camera with optical image stabilisation feature and F1.9 aperture. They also come with 3000 mAh battery and 5 megapixel front camera with F1.9 aperture. fast charging and wireless charging facility are available in the smartphones.Connectivity features remain the same in both Galaxy S6 Edge+ and Note 5 including 4G, NFC, Wi-Fi (a/b/g/n/ac), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, micro USB 2.0 port, and GPS with GLONASS and Beidou. They also have the fingerprint sensor. Samsung will launch both Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ in 32 GB and 64 GB variants but neither of them offers expandable storage slot.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ has dual edge display similar to Galaxy S6 Edge. This handset measures 154.4 x 75.8 x 6.9 mm and weighs 153 grams. It has a new improved S Pen as well. The Galaxy S6 Edge+ measures 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm and weighs 171 grams.
The smartphones will go on sale on August 21 in the United States and Canada. The Galaxy S6 Edge+ will be offered in Black and Gold colours in the US market at $814.99 (approximately Rs 53,000) for the 32 GB version and $914.99 (approximately Rs 59,500) for the 64 GB variant.
Samsung has not revealed pricing and availability details of the devices for the Indian market.
At last I would like to say that, Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ will rule the high-end smartphone market. What do you think?