The Galaxy S6 Edge is a high-end smartphone from Samsung, with a Quad HD (2560 x 1440) 5.1” screen, 3 GiB of RAM, 64 GiB of storage, 16 Mp rear and 5 Mp front cameras, Exynos 7420 eight-core GHz CPU, support to 4G LTE and Android 5.0 “Lollipop” operating system. Let’s see if it worth its price.

The Galaxy S6 Edge can be found in versions with 32, 64, and 128 GiB of storage, all of them with 3 GiB RAM. Its model number is SM-G925, plus a letter which indicates the world region.

Figure 1 shows the box of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, which has a very clean design.

Samsung Galaxy S6 EdgeFigure 1: box

Inside the box, besides the smartphone, we found a wall charger, USB cable, earphones, an opening tool for the NanoSIM drawer, and a quick guide to the device.

Samsung Galaxy S6 EdgeFigure 2: accessories

The highlight of the Galaxy S6 Edge is the Super AMOLED screen with curved edges, as seen in Figure 3. The front of the device is all covered with Gorilla Glass 4, with a metal frame. In the lower part of the front is the physical home button, with fingerprint reader. The front camera is on the top.

Samsung Galaxy S6 EdgeFigure 3: the screen with curved edges of the Galaxy S6 Edge

Rafael Otto Coelho is a physicist, a PhD student, and is a college professor in Brazil.