Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S6 Edge+ smartphone at Samsung’s Unpacked event. The phone comes in White Pearl, Silver Titan, Black Sapphire and Gold Platinum Colors and will be available in United States from through all the major carriers that include AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, Verizon Wireless along with BestBuy.
Pre-orders for the phone starts from tomorrow and will start shipping from August 21, 2015. One can check out the cellphone at 7000 Samsung Stores in the United States. Pricing and offers are carrier dependent starting at US$ 792 for 32GB Storage variant and US$ 888 for 64GB model.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ Specifications
The phone sports a 5.7-Inch Super AMOLED Display with Dual Curved edges. It has 2560 x 1440 Pixels Resolution, 518ppi pixel density and 75.9% screen to body ratio. Durability is further enhanced by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection.
The Galaxy S6 Edge+ Specs include (2.1GHz Quad Core Cortex-A57 + 1.5Ghz Quad Core Cortex-A53) Exynos 7420 Processor (same SoC found in Galaxy S6 Edge) coupled with Mali-T670 MP8 GPU. Smooth multi-tasking is assure by 4GB RAM. There is 32GB and 64GB of Internal storage that is non expandable.
This cellphone has measurements of 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6 mm and weighs 171 Grams. There is 5MP selfie camera with F/1.9 Aperture and Auto HDR that take quality photos. On the back is a powerful 16MP snapper with F/1.9 Aperture, Auto Focus, Optical Image Stabilization, HDR and 2160p video recording @ 30 Fps.
The Galaxy S6 Edge+ features a long lasting 3000 mAh Li-Ion non removable battery that is capable of Wireless charging. It runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop OS with TouchWiz UI. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, Dual Band, Bluetooth V4.2, MicroUSB V2.0, GPS/GLONASS/Beidou, NFC, 3.5mm Audio Jack.
The handset is also equipped with Finger Print Sensor and has support for Visa/Mastercard certified Samsung Pay.