Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge launching in India on March 23

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Samsung is all set to launch the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones in India at an event in New Delhi on March 23rd. These new S series smartphones were unveiled at the MWC 2015 earlier this month and have a completely different design from the earlier S series smartphones.

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Both the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge have a 5.1-inch Quad HD (2560×1440 pixels) 577 PPI Super AMOLED displays. The S6 Edge’s display has curved edges on both the sides, as you can see from the image. These smartphones are powered by a Octa-Core ( Quad 2.1GHz + Quad 1.5GHz) Exynos processor, run on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and pack 3GB DDR4 RAM. These have a 16-megapixel rear camera with LED flash, OIS and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera. These also have Cat.6 LTE support and a range of connectivity features. The Galaxy S6 has a 2,550mAh battery and the Galaxy S6 Edge has a 2,600mAh battery. Both these come in 32,64 and 128GB variants without an expansion slot.

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We should know the pricing of the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge smartphones at the launch next Monday. These smartphones are likely to go on sale only on April 10th, but the company might start taking pre-orders for the smartphones before the launch.

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