Compare Apple iPhone 6s vs Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

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Apple iPhone 6s
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Network, supported bands and technologies
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTEGSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bandsGSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
 CDMA 800 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 TD-SCDMA
3G bandsHSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - G935F
4G bandsLTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700) - A1688LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G935F
SpeedHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 MbpsHSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps
GPRSYesYes
EDGEYesYes
Release date
First presented2015, September 2016, February
StatusAvailable. Released 2015, SeptemberAvailable. Released 2016, March
Size and Dimensions
Measurements138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm (5.44 x 2.64 x 0.28 in)150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm (5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 in)
Weight143 g (5.04 oz)157 g (5.54 oz)
SIMNano-SIMSingle SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)
 - Apple Pay (Visa, MasterCard, AMEX certified)- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)- IP68 certified - resistable to water and dust from 1,5 meter and higher for 30 minutes
DesignCorning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
Display (type and size)
TypeLED-backlit IPS LCD, capacitive touchscreen, 16M colorsSuper AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size4.7 inches 5.5 inches
Resolution750 x 1334 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels
MultitouchYesYes
ProtectionIon-strengthened glass, oleophobic coatingCorning Gorilla Glass 4
 - Force Touch display- Display (type and size) Zoom- Always-on display- TouchWiz UI- Curved screen
System and processor information
OSiOS 9 actualized iOS 9.2Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
ChipsetApple A9Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820Exynos 8890 Octa
Central processing unitDual-core 1.84 GHz TwisterDual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz KryoQuad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53
Graphics processing unitPowerVR GT7600 (six-core graphics)Adreno 530Mali-T880 MP12
Memory bank
Slot for memory cardNo microSD, up to 200 GB (dedicated slot) - single-SIM modelmicroSD, up to 200 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual-SIM model
Built-in 2 GB RAM 16/64/128 GB 4 GB RAM 32/64 GB
Camera
Primary12 MP, f/2.2, 29mm, phase detection autofocus, dual-LED (dual tone) flash, quality control12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, quality control
Features1/3" sensor size, 1.22 ľm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 8MP image recording, quick tap focus, face/smile detection, HDR (photo/panorama)1/2.6" sensor size, 1.4 ľm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, quick tap focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Video2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps,1080p@120fps, 720p@240fps, quality control2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec., quality control
Secondary5 MP, f/2.2, 31mm, 1080p@30fps, 720p@240fps, face detection, HDR, panorama5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR
Sound
Different alarm typesVibration, proprietary ringtones Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Main speaker
3.5mm jack
 - 24-bit/192kHz audio
Communication
WLANWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, hotspotWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetoothv4.2, A2DP, LEv4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPSYes, with A-GPS, GLONASS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS
NFCYes (Apple Pay only)Yes
RadioNo No
USBv2.0, reversible connectormicroUSB v2.0, USB Host
Features
SensorsFingerprint recognition, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometerFingerprint recognition, accelerometer, gyro, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, heart rate monitor, SpO2
MessagingiMessage, SMS (threaded view), MMS, Email, Push EmailSMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM
BrowserHTML5 (Safari) HTML5
JavaNoNo
 - noise cancellation feature- Siri dictation and cammands recognition- iCloud cloud service- iCloud Keychain- TV-out- Maps- Organizer- Document editor- Photo/video editor- quick battery charge: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0)- Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) - market dependent- ANT+ support- S-Voice dictation and cammands recognition- OneDrive (115 GB online storage)- noise cancellation feature- MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player- MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player- Photo/video editor- Document editor
Battery
 Built-in Li-Po 1715 mAh battery (6.9 Wh)Built-in Li-Ion 3600 mAh battery
Stand-byUp to 240 h (3G)
Talk timeUp to 14 h (3G)Up to 27 h (3G)
Music playerUp to 50 hUp to 74 h
Other
ColorsSpace Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose GoldBlack, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold
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