Two brand new phones have been released by Samsung at Samsung’s Unpacked event besides the Samsung Galaxy Note 5. The company introduced the Galaxy S6 Edge+ with a 5.7-inch dual-curve display and an Exynos 7420 chipset and 4GB of RAM (similar with Samsung Galaxy Note 5). The difference between the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ with the predecessor will be a bigger display, more RAM, and a larger battery. The Super AMOLED been expanded to 5.7-inch and remains the same resolution at Quad HD, which adds up to 518 ppi pixel density.
The main camera seems to be the unchanged with a 16 MP rear camera with optical image stabilization and f/1.9 aperture, and a 5 MP front-facing the camera with a f/1.9 aperture. Users will be receiving LTE Cat.9/Cat.6 (market dependent), Wi-Fi ac, Bluetooth 4.2 with aNT+, NFC, GPS (A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou), plus support for Samsung Pay via Magnetic Secure Transmission (MST)
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ has the capability of fast charging both on cable and wireless charger, but you’ll need to buy thecharger itself separately. Besides that, the device will run on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop with the latest TouchWiz UI and supports the newest KNOX version.
Similar with the Samsung Galaxy Note 5, the Galaxy S6 Edge+ will be only available in 32 GB and 64 GB (sorry, Samsung never announce 128 GB). The color variants include Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, and White Pearl. Unlike with theSamsung Galaxy Note 5, the S6 E+ will be only available for pre-order tomorrow, but the actual availability coming on August 21.