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Apple iPhone 6 Plus

16 GB
A1549, A1522

Samsung Galaxy S6

Verizon
SM-G920V
Apple iPhone 6 Plus Samsung Galaxy S6
Global Score
8.449.54
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.xAndroid 5.0
2014-09-092015-04-11
6.22 x 3.06 x 0.28 inches5.65 x 2.78 x 0.27 inches
6.07 ounces4.87 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Blue, Gold and White
AluminiumAluminium and Glass
Scratch-Resistant GlassScratch-Resistant Glass
$ 349.00 at Amazon$ 365.00 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 memory128 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
2.55.7
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 (30 fps) (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (240 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
8.038.58
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 Battery2550mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
384 hours standby time
24 hours talk time
--
4.323.52
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 has a general score of 9.54, which is better than the Apple iPhone 6 Plus's 8.44 overall score. Even though the Galaxy S6 and Apple iPhone 6 Plus were released with only 7 months difference, the Galaxy S6 is just a little thinner and somewhat lighter. The Galaxy S6 comes with Android 5.0 operating system, and Apple iPhone 6 Plus works with iOS 8.x operating system.

Samsung Galaxy S6 features a bit sharper display than iPhone 6 Plus, because although it has a little smaller screen, it also counts with a higher 2560 x 1440 resolution and a better screen density. The Galaxy S6 has a superior performance than iPhone 6 Plus, and although they both have a 64-bits CPU, the Galaxy S6 also has 2 GB more RAM, 6 more CPU cores and a faster GPU working at 650 megahertz.

Galaxy S6 features much more memory for applications and games than iPhone 6 Plus, because it has 112 GB more internal storage. Galaxy S6 captures a bit better photographs and videos than iPhone 6 Plus, because it has a much higher 16 MP resolution back-facing camera, a larger back-facing camera sensor which gives a better image and video quality, a lot better 3840x2160 (4K) video definition and a bigger aperture for better low-light photography and videos.

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

Galaxy S6 costs a bit more money than the iPhone 6 Plus, but you can get a better phone for that few extra dollars.