With the release of the Samsung Galaxy S6, consumers are faced with a choice between Samsung’s new smartphone and the iPhone 6. The phone that you choose to buy will depend on your personal requirements and preferences. To help you make an informed decision take a look at comparisons between the latest Samsung Galaxy phones for sale and the iPhone 6. If you are looking for iPhones for sale, there are different models available online.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 has a fresh new look that is both modern and stylish. In response to criticisms about the design of past models, the S6 showcases an innovative design. Highlights include metal chassis and Gorilla Glass 4 coating. Distinctive to this model is the finish on its back panel which alters its colour in accordance with different light angles. Its thin design adds to its appeal. While both the phones are 6.9mm thick, the S6 has an aluminium unibody while the iPhone 6 has an anodised aluminium back.
When it comes to its screen the S6 has an impressive resolution. The smartphone’s screens differ in size with the S6 having a 5.1-inch display compared to the iPhone 6’s 4.7 inch display. When it comes to pixels the S6 has a higher density of 577ppi when compared to the iPhone 6’s 326ppi. Samsung’s AMOLED technology enhances the display of the S6. Samsung Galaxy S6 users can enjoy vivid pictures on this top quality display.
The iPhone 6 offers its users an excellent performance which is fast and efficient. While tests show that the S6 has a similar performance, it is yet to be shown whether the iPhone 6 has met its match. The S6 has an Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core while the iPhone 6 has an Apple A8 64-bit dual core. The S6 has 3GB of Ram while the iPhone 6 has 1GB. Distinctive to the S6 is its DDR4 memory which is significantly faster when compared to the iPhone’s DDR3. Its fast memory should allow S6 users to switch between active apps without any hassles. Both the S6 and the iPhone 6 do not offer micro SD support which offers users easier and faster storage. While the S6 has a starter specification of 32GB, the iPhone starts at 16GB.
The S6 has an improved camera app interface with a f/1.9 camera aperture. The iPhone 6’s camera is both trustworthy and fast but with upgrades to the Samsung Galaxy, the iPhone is in for some tough competition. When it comes to software, the Samsung Galaxy S6 has Android Lollipop with TouchWiz UI while the iPhone 6 has iOS 8.2 software. A 32 GB Samsung Galaxy S6 set to be priced at R10,999 while you can find a 16 GB iPhone 6 for R12,499.90.
With the exciting new release of the S6, Samsung Galaxy phones for sale are a popular option. While Samsung offers a tough match for Apple, iPhones for sale are still sought after.
|Samsung Galaxy S6||iPhone 6|
|Design||Aluminium unibody with a glass panel||Anodised aluminium back|
|Screen||5.1-inch QHD’2K Super AMOLED||4.7-inch, 1334 x 750 IPS LCD|
|Power||Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core, Mali T760 GPU, 3GB RAM||Apple A8 64-bit dual-core 1.4GHz, PowerVR GX6450 GPU, 1GB RAM|
|Storage||32GB, 64GB, 128 GB||16GB, 64GB, 128GB|
|Camera||16-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel front camera, single LED flash, optical image stabilisation||8 megapixel, phase detection, dual LED ‘True Tone’Flash|
|Software||Android Lollipop with TouchWiz UI||iOS 8|