The Galaxy S line and the iPhone line have always been natural rivals. The iPhone 6 was released in September of last year, so it has a disadvantage against the newer Galaxy S6. Find out how the Galaxy S6 compares to the iPhone 6 below.
The following video shows a side by side comparison of opening and interacting with 16 of the same or equivalent apps on both the Galaxy S6 and the iPhone 6. It took the Galaxy S6 2 minutes and 9 seconds to complete the task. The iPhone 6 came in a little bit slower at 2 minutes and 17 seconds. This difference probably will not make a real difference in your day to day life, but it is interesting to note.
The technical spec differences below may have some insight into why the Galaxy S6 was about to best the iPhoen 6 in this task.
|Galaxy S6||iPhone 6|
|Screen Size||5.1 inches||4.7 inches|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels||750 x 1334 pixels|
|Rear Camera||16 MP with Auto Focus, LED Flash, and OIS||8 MP with Phase Detection Auto Focus, Dual LED Flash|
|Front Camera||5 MP||1.2 MP|
|Processor||Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 & Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57||Dual-core 1.4 GHz Cyclone|
|Battery||2,550 mAh||1,810 mAh|
|Thinness||6.8 mm||6.9 mm|
|Storage||32/64/128 GB||16/64/128 GB|
|Ram||3 GB||1 GB|
|Operating System||Android 5.0||iOS 8.2|