Samsung Galaxy S6 & Galaxy S6 Edge Now Up For Sale In India

Updated on 10th April 2015

Samsung launched its flagship smartphones Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in India in March 2015. Both handsets were up for pre-orders through online  retailers like Flipkart, Snapdeal and Amazon India while they are now available for sale can be grabbed at price starting at Rs. 49,900. Based on storage, both devices will be available in three variants- 64 GB, 32 GB and 128 GB. Read on to find detailed information on specifications, features and price of the handsets.

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Updated on 23rd March 2015

Samsung has finally launched its flagship phone Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in the Indian market. Pre-bookings for both the handsets start today while they will go on sale starting 10th April 2015. Pricing details of devices are as follows: Samsung Galaxy S6 will retail at Rs. 49,900 (32 GB), Rs. 55,900 (64 GB) and Rs. 61,900 (128 GB). The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is priced at Rs. 58,900 (32 GB), Rs. 64,900 (64 GB) and Rs. 70,900 (128 GB).

Updated on 19th March 2015

Samsung is gearing up to launch its two top-notch devices, Samsung Galaxy S6 & Galaxy S6 Edge in the Indian market and has started sending out invites for the event which is scheduled on March 23, 2015. The flagship handsets were showcased at MWC 2015 earlier this month. There is no word on pricing of the handsets for the Indian market as of now however more information is likely to surface at the launch event. Stay tuned with us for Live updates from the Samsung event!

Updated on 2nd March 2015

Samsung has finally taken the wraps off its much anticipated smartphones Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge at MWC 2015 event. The flagship Galaxy S6, as well as the S6 Edge, unlike the plastic body of previous flagships, feature an attractive body made of Gorilla Glass 4 and metal. The Galaxy Edge as the name suggests, sports a dual edge display.

Samsung galaxy S6 & galaxy S6 Edge

Image- Samsung Galaxy S6

As for the specifications, both the S6 devices feature a 5.1 inch QHD Super AMOLED display with 1440 x 2560 pixels resolution and 577 ppi pixel density while the latter sports curved display on both left and right edges. Both phones are powered by 64-bit 2.1 GHz Exynos Octa-core processor coupled with 3 GB of RAM and run on Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with TouchWiz UX on the top.

On imaging front, there is a 16 mega pixel on the rear with optical image stabilization and a 5 mega pixel camera on the front. Besides tracking AF, auto real-time HDR, f/1.9, IR detect white balance, low light video, high clear zoom, virtual shot, slow motion, fast motion, pro mode, and selective focus, camera features also include “Quick Launch” which allows the user to access camera from any screen within 0.7 seconds by double clicking home button.

Based on storage, the handsets will be available in 32 GB, 64 GB and 128 GB variants. Galaxy S6 packs a 2550 mAh battery while S6 Edge comes fueled with a 2600 mAh battery, both featuring wireless charging support.

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Image- Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Features & Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S6

  • Processor: 64-bit 2.1 GHz Exynos Octa-core
  • Operating System: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with TouchWiz UX
  • Display: 5.1 inch QHD Super AMOLED display (1440 x 2560 pixels, 577 ppi)
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • ROM: 32 GB/64 GB/128 GB
  • Rear Camera: 16 mega pixel with OIS
  • Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
  • Battery: 2550 mAh
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, IR, NFC

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

  • Processor: 64-bit 2.1 GHz Exynos Octa-core
  • Operating System: Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with TouchWiz UX
  • Display: 5.1 inch QHD Super AMOLED, dual-edge display (1440 x 2560 pixels, 577 ppi)
  • RAM: 3 GB
  • ROM: 32 GB/64 GB/128 GB
  • Rear Camera: 16 mega pixel with OIS
  • Front Camera: 5 mega pixel
  • Battery: 2600 mAh
  • Connectivity: 4G LTE, Wi-Fi a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.1 LE, IR, NFC

Samsung Galaxy S6 & Galaxy S6 Edge: First Impressions

“With the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung is offering what’s next in mobility, along with a new standard to drive the global mobile agenda. By listening to our customers, and learning from both our success and missteps, we continuously push forward new technologies and ideas. With a re-imagined design, robust partner network and novel services, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge offer users the ultimate experience in smartphone options,” said, JK Shin, CEO and head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung.

Price and Availability

Samsung Galaxy S6 & Galaxy S6 edge will go on sale starting 10th April 2015 in White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Blue Topaz (Galaxy S6) and Green Emerald (Galaxy S6 edge) color options. Pre-booking start today. Pricing details are as follows:

  • Samsung Galaxy S6 will retail at Rs. 49,900 (32 GB), Rs. 55,900 (64 GB) and Rs. 61,900 (128 GB).
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge will be available at Rs. 58,900 (32 GB), Rs. 64,900 (64 GB) and Rs. 70,900 (128 GB).

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy S Duos 3-VE Launched In India

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