iPhone 6 VS Samsung Galaxy S6: Quick Specs Comparison

Apple iPhone 6 VS Samsung Galaxy S6 Camera, Battery Software Comparison

Samsung officially launched its latest flagship smartphone dubbed as “Samsung Galaxy S6” in the event being held at the Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The Galaxy S6 will be taking on the iPhone 6 which already attracted many customers as soon its launch in September last year.

So here we look at the detailed specification overview of Samsung Galaxy S6 and iPhone 6.

iPhone 6 VS Samsung Galaxy S6

iPhone 6 VS Samsung Galaxy S6


iPhone 6

Samsung Galaxy S6

Operating System iOS 8.1.3 Android 5.0 Lollipop
Display 4.7-inch Retina HD with 326ppi 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED with 577ppi
Resolution 1334 x 750 2560 x 1440
Processor 1.4GHz Dual Core 64-bit A8 2.1GHz Quad Core + 1.5GHz Quad Core 64-bit Exynos 7420
Internal Storage 16GB, 64GB and 128GB eMMC 5.0 32GB, 64GB and 128GB UFS 2.0
Rear Camera 8MP iSight, f/2.2, 1.5u pixels 16MP, f/1.9, OIS
Front Camera 1.2MP FaceTime, f/2.2 5MP, f/1.9
Thickness 6.9mm 6.8mm
Weight 129 grams 138 grams
Battery 1,810 mAh (non-removable) 2,550mAh (non-removable)
Wireless Charging No WPC1.1 (4.6W Output) & PMA 1.0 (4.2W) compatible
Bluetooth Bluetooth v4.0 Bluetooth v4.1
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz), MIMO Wi-Fi (802.11a/b/g/n/ac); dual channel (2.4GHz and 5GHz), MIMO, HT80
MIMO(2×2) 620 Mbps


Samsung raised its standards by providing all-new and beautiful display. The front still comes with familiar look, but the metal frame with the shiny bezel makes the device more stunning. The back panel giving feeling of cheap plastics has been replaced by glass panel.

On the other hand, Apple always strive hard to provide beautiful look to its devices. The all-metal back of iPhone 6 really adds quality to the hand and gives the premium look.


Samsung again keeps the same screen: Super AMOLED screen, measuring 5.1 inches and having resolutions of 1440 x 2560 pixels. No Doubt this would be one of the best mobile phones screens around.


Apple not tried to push hard in terms of screen size and resolution. It packs with a 4.7-inch display with 750 x 1334 pixels screen resolutions including 326ppi (pixels per density).


The multi-tasking and performance of Samsung Galaxy S6 is boosted with presence of its own 64-bit octa-core Exynos 7420 processor and 3GB RAM. The device also comes with Samsung TouchWiz-flavoured version of Android Lollipop which will be helpful in removing so-so Samsung apps and also makes the device to run smoother.

iPhone 6, the Galaxy S6 competitor is powered with 64-bit 1.39 GHz dual-core A8 processor and 1GB of RAM.

Camera, Battery

The Samsung Galaxy S6 has improved its photo capabilities by providing a 16MP rear camera including optical image stabilisation technology and a new Pro mode. This will take the photo quality to the highest level.

The battery of Samsung Galaxy S6 includes 2550mAh whereas the Galaxy S5 featured a 2800mAh. The battery performance will be well known after the in-depth review of the device.

The iPhone includes 5MP snapper well known for taking quality features and has very fast snapper speed. The battery of the iPhone devices is always concern for many years and the iPhone 6 packs with 1810mAh battery.


Both the iPhone 6 and Samsung Galaxy S6 are equipped with latest technology features. But have to see whether the Galaxy S6 impresses its customers and able to grab the smartphone market.