Compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Feature Comparison

  • Screen Size of Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge's is 7.0% more than Samsung Galaxy Alpha
  • Internal Storage of Samsung Galaxy Alpha is the same as Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge's got 33.0% more RAM
 
Samsung Galaxy Alpha
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
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Spec Score 
70 /100
100 /100
  
This score is assigned based on the product's specifications without taking price into consideration.
 
72 Value For Money Score
87 Value For Money Score
  
Display     
Screen Size
4.7 inch 5.1 inch   
Screen Resolution
1280 x 720 pixels 2560 x 1440 pixels   
Screen Type
AMOLED LCD   
Pixel Density
312.5 PPI 575.9 PPI   
Screen Protection
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4   
Chipset     
Brand
Samsung Exynos Samsung Exynos   
Processor Speed
1.8GHz 2.1GHz   
Processor
Exynos 5430 Exynos 7420   
Processor Type
Quad-Core Octa-Core   
RAM
2GB 3GB   
Graphics
Mali-T628 MP6 Mali-T760   
Camera     
Rear Camera Resolution
12MP 16MP   
Front Camera Resolution
2.1MP 5MP   
Camera Details
Dual Camera, Geo-Tagging, Touch Focus, Face & Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR Quick Launch, Tracking AF, Auto Real-time HDR(Front & Rear) , F1.9, Low Light Video(Front & Rear), High Clear Zoom, IR Detect White Balance, Virtual S   
Video Recording Resolution
4K Video Recording (2160p) 4K Video Recording (2160p)   
Camera Features
Autofocus, LED Flash Autofocus, OIS, Phase Detection Autofocus (PDAF), LED Flash   
General Specifications     
Operating System
Android Android   
OS Version
Android 4.4 KitKat Android 5.0 Lollipop   
OS Detail
TouchWiz UI -   
OS Upgradable To
- Android 7.0   
Device Type
Touchscreen Touchscreen   
USB Connector Type
Micro USB Micro USB   
Features
Fingerprint Scanner, GPS, FM Radio Fingerprint Scanner, InfraRed (IR) Blaster   
Dimensions (mm)
132.4 x 65.5 x 6.7 142.1 x 70.1 x 7.0   
Weight
115 grams 132 grams   
Connectivity
4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC 4G LTE (India Compatible), 3G, 2G, WiFi, Bluetooth, NFC, VoLTE (Works with Jio)   
Audio Jack
3.5mm 3.5mm   
Color
Black, Frosted Gold, Sieek Silver White Pearl, Black Sapphire, Gold Platinum, Green Emerald   
Build Material
Metal, Polycarbonate Glass, Metal   
Device Warranty
1 Year -   
Warranty Details
- -   
Storage     
Internal Storage
32GB 32GB   
Approx. User Available Storage
25.58GB 23.05GB   
Card Slot
No -   
Maximum Card Slot Capacity
- -   
Communication     
SIM Card Slots
Single Single   
Network Type
GSM GSM   
SIM Card Type
Nano SIM Nano SIM   
SIM 1 Details
4G, 3G, 2G, Nano SIM -   
SIM 2 Details
- -   
Hybrid SIM (microSD + SIM)
No No   
Battery     
Battery Capacity
1860mAh 2600mAh   
Battery Type
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) Lithium-ion (Li-ion)   
Removable Battery
Yes No   
Wireless Charging
- Yes,   
Fast Charging
- Yes, Fast Charging   

Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Specs

Specs
Samsung Galaxy AlphaSamsung Galaxy S6 Edge  
Screen Size 4.7 inch5.1 inch  
Rear Camera Resolution 12MP16MP  
RAM 2GB3GB  
Battery Capacity 1860mAh2600mAh  
Front Camera Resolution 2.1MP5MP  

Samsung Galaxy Alpha Pros & Cons

The Good
  • Crisp and vivid AMOLED display with 312PPI
  • Good performance for average usage thanks to the 2GB RAM
  • 12MP rear camera can shoot videos up to 4k
  • 4G LTE support
The Bad
  • Average battery backup
  • No storage expansion option
  • Runs on outdated Android 4.4 KitKat with no hope of update from Samsung

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Pros & Cons

The Good
  • First truly widely available smartphone with twin edged displays
  • Premium build quality thanks to glass and metal construction
  • Gorgeous display with fantastic contast
  • Terrific camera
  • Fingerprint scanner is fast
The Bad
  • No expandable storage or swappable batteries
  • Accidental touches are common on the edged display when you are trying to grip the phone securely
  • The glass back picks up scratches
  • Disappointing battery life
  • Other than style, the edged display does not add a lot

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This page helps you compare Samsung Galaxy Alpha with Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. When you see Samsung Galaxy Alpha Vs Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge comparison on Pricebaba, watch-out for the specifications of these phones and also the VFM score. With Pricebaba’s Value For Money Score, you can know how Samsung Galaxy Alpha stands against Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge and which one you should buy. The best price of Samsung Galaxy Alpha is currently Rs. 34,999. The lowest price for Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge is Rs. 32,999. The prices for both these products were updated March 27, 2017.
 
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