iPhone 6s vs. Galaxy S6 edge: duel of smartphone flagships

Apple Vs. Samsung, Samsung vs. Apple - the battle of the two IT giants for years dominated the mobile industry. With the introduction of the iPhone 6s competition going between the two companies now in the next round: How Apple's latest flagship smartphone from the Samsung Galaxy S6 edge strikes itself, colleague Amir has examined in a detailed comparison video.

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The most striking difference is of course the screen size: While Apple holds the iPhone 6s (Test) to the 4.7 inches of its predecessor, the Galaxy S6 edge is (Test) therefore with a 5.1 inch screen. Despite the significantly larger screen diagonal, the S6 edge but overall not much bigger than Apple's competitors: The iPhone 6s comes to a height of 138.3 mm compared to the 142.1 mm on the Samsung smartphone. Here, the South Korean manufacturer can pat on the back to have the available space efficiently utilized. In addition, the S6 edge with 132 grams even a full 11 grams lighter than the iPhone 6s.

At least on paper exceeds the Galaxy S6 edge to competitors from Apple in almost every respect: The integrated Exynos 7420 SoC not only has a faster clock speed, but also more cores, the S6 edge has more RAM on board, the camera fires later on, the battery is larger. However, the hardware and software of the iPhone 6s are perfectly matched, so the differences in the all-important "Real World Performance" as do not exist as well.

The most unique features provide both devices with the built-in screen technology: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge has a bent on either side of the display, which is still an eye-catcher even months after the release. Apple has integrated the iPhone 6s first time a technology called "3D Touch" that can detect how softly or strongly pressed on the display. At its core, the user therefore has a right click available to access advanced features within apps or on the home screen.

iPhone 6s vs. Samsung Galaxy S6 edge: The prices compared

The price range of the iPhone 6s is between 739 euros and 959 euros - depending on whether you choose the model with 16, 64 or 128 GB of internal storage. The Galaxy S6 edge is also not a cheap pleasure and suggests in the smallest 32 GB version with 698 euros. For 64 and 128 GB, the user must then pay 799 respectively 899 Euro. These are but at the MSRP - so-called "street prices" are usually cheaper. In addition, the company offers always on discounts, as the 100 euro cash back promotion for the 25th anniversary of German reunification.

Apple iPhone 6sSamsung Galaxy S6 edge
display4.7 inch IPS 1334 x 750 pixels, 326 ppi5.1 inch S-AMOLED with 2560 x 1440 pixels, 577 ppi
processorA9, 2 x 1.85 GHz, 64 bitsExynos 7420, 4&# 215; 2.1 GHz, 4&# 215; 1.5 GHz
random access memory2 GB3 GB
data storage16, 64 or 128 GB (not extendable)32, 64 or 128 GB (not extendable)
camera 12 MP, f / 2.2, 4K videoMP 16, f / 1.9 aperture, OIS
front camera5 MP, f / 2.25 MP
battery pack1715 mAh2600 mAh + Wireless Charging
Dimensions138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm142.1 x 70.1 x 7 mm
mass143 grams132 grams
OSiOS9Android 5.1 incl. TouchWiz
Quick ChargingNoYes
particularities3D touch, fingerprint scannerBeveled edges display, fingerprint scanner

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