Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Benchmarks

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Samsung launched the Galaxy S6 Edge smartphone in India last month starting at Rs. 58,900. It went on sale today, and we unboxed it too earlier today. Now let us check out the benchmarks of the smartphone. The Galaxy S6 Edge is powered by a Octa-Core 14 nm Exynos 7420 SoC which has four ARM Cortex A57 CPUs clocked at 2.1 GHz and four ARM Cortex A53 CPUs clocked at 1.5GHz. It has 772 MHz Mali T760 MP8 GPU and 3GB RAM LPDDR4 RAM. The smartphone has a 5.1-inch Quad HD (2560×1440 pixels) Super AMOLED display and runs on Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop)

Quadrant Benchmark

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Quadrant Benchmark

It scored 36199 points and tops the Quadrant Benchmark, better than all the other Android smartphones.

AnTuTu Benchmark 5

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge AnTuTu Benchmark 4

It tops the AnTuTu Benchmark 5 too by scoring 67533 points.

Vellamo 2.0 HTML5

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Vellamo 2 HTML5

It scored 2660 points in the Vellamo 2 HTML5 browsing benchmark.

Vellamo 2.0 Metal

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Vellamo 2 Metal

It tops the Vellamo 2 Metal CPU subsystem performance test by scoring 1569 points.

Linpack Single Thread

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Linpack Single Thread

It tops the Linpack Single Thread benchmark by clocking 616.42 MFLOPS.

Linpack Multi-Thread

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Linpack Multi-Thread

It clocked around 799.38 MFLOPS in Linpack Multi-Thread benchmark.

Geekbench 3 Single-Core

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge GeekBench 3 Single-Thread

It scored 1444 points in the Geekbench 3 Single-Core benchmark, behind the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus.

Geekbench 3 Multi-Core

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge GeekBench 3 Multi-Thread

It topped the Geekbench 3 Multi-Core benchmark by scoring 4489 points.

NenaMark 2

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge NenaMark 2

It managed to clock 59.4fps in the NenaMark 2 benchmark.

GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex (On screen)

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex OnScreen

It clocked 36fps in the GFXBench 2.7 T-Rex OnScreen benchmark.

GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan (On screen)

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan OnScreen

It clocked 15fp in the GFXBench 3.0 Manhattan OnScreen benchmark.

3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge 3D Mark Ice Storm Unlimited

It scored 22246 points in the 3DMark Ice Storm Unlimited GPU benchmark.

Basemark X 1.0 HD (Onscreen)

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Basemark X 1.0 OnScreen

It clocked around 17.2fps in the Basemark X 1.0 OnScreen benchmark.

Basemark X 1.0 HD (Offscreen)

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Basemark X 1.0 OffScreen

In the Basemark X 1.0 Offscreen benchmark it clocked around 22.02fps.

Basemark OS II

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge GFXBench Basemark OS II

It scored 1747 points and grabs the top spot in the Basemark OS II benchmark. Even though the CPU-based scores were good, ones that were based on GPU is not impressive. We will be testing out some games on the smartphone to test out the gaming performance. Keep an eye on our YouTube Channel for that.

Update: We ran the tests again and found scores in GPU benchmarks were higher. The graphs have been updated accordingly.

Author: Srivatsan Sridhar

Srivatsan Sridhar is a Mobile Technology Enthusiast who is passionate about Mobile phones and Mobile apps. He uses the phones he reviews as his main phone. You can follow him on Twitter and Instagram