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Apple iPhone 6 Plus

16 GB
A1549, A1522

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

32 GB
SM-G925F, SM-G925W8, SM-G9250
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Global Score
8.449.12
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.xAndroid 5.0
2014-09-092015-04-10
6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 inches5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28 inches
6.07 ounces4.66 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Gold, Green and White
AluminiumAluminium and Glass
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 349.00 at Amazon$ 340.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
5.5 inches5.1 inches
1080 x 1920 pixels (Full HD)1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD / 2K)
IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
401 pixels per inch576 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
8.38.6
Performance
Apple A8 chipsetExynos 7 Octa 7420 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8-A 2nd gen. (Dual-Core 1400 MHz) processor64-bit ARM Cortex-A57 (Quad-Core 2100 MHz + Quad-Core 1500 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (1600 MHz) RAM
PowerVR GX6450 (450 MHz) GPUMali-T760 MP8 (650 MHz) GPU
8.559.54
Storage
16 GB internal memory32 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
2.53.3
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP16.00 MP + 5.00 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/1.90 aperture
29.00mm focal length28.00mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") sensor
1920 x 1080 (60 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
8.037.48
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EV-DO A, EV-DO B, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMNano SIM
98.9
Battery Life
2915mAh Li-Ion Battery2600mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
384 hours standby time
24 hours talk time
--
4.323.6
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.1
GPSGPS
NFCNFC
--Infra-red port
Fingerprint ID ScannerFingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

Galaxy S6 Edge is a little bit better than the Apple iPhone 6 Plus, with a overall score of 9.12 against 8.44. The Galaxy S6 Edge is a incredibly lighter device than the Apple iPhone 6 Plus, but they are 0.28inches thick. Galaxy S6 Edge works with Android 5.0 operating system, and Apple iPhone 6 Plus comes with iOS 8.x operating system.

Galaxy S6 Edge has a quite superior performance than iPhone 6 Plus, and although they both have a 64-bits processing unit, the Galaxy S6 Edge also has a larger number of cores, a better graphics co-processor running at 650 MHz and 2 GB more RAM. Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has a bit better screen than Apple iPhone 6 Plus, because although it has a quite smaller screen, it also counts with a higher pixel count in each inch of display and a higher resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels.

The Galaxy S6 Edge counts with a way bigger memory for games and applications than iPhone 6 Plus, because it has more internal storage capacity. The iPhone 6 Plus has a slightly better camera than Galaxy S6 Edge, although it has a smaller sensor which offers a worse image and video quality, a smaller aperture which is not favorable for taking photos or videos in low light environments, a lot lower 1920x1080 (Full HD) video quality and a back camera with much less megapixels.

The Apple iPhone 6 Plus features a way better battery life than Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, because it has a 2915mAh battery capacity.

Even being the best phone in our current comparisson, Galaxy S6 Edge is also a bit cheaper.