Samsung has tried well to make the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Samsung Galaxy S7 different from each other. The changes in Galaxy S7 are worth it enabling it to achieve a position of competing with Apple iPhone 6S Plus.
Apple iPhone 6S Plus Design VS Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Design
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has a thickness of 7.7mm, weighs aorund157g, is of metal alloy and the display is 3D thermoformed dual-curved. Moreover, it is, IP68 certified and available in black and gold colors. Apple iPhone 6S Plus has a thickness of 7.3mm, weighs around 192g, is of anodized aluminum back series 700. Apple iPhone 6S Plus is available in colors Space Grey/Silver/Gold/Rose Gold
Samsung galaxy S7 edge is very similar to Samsung galaxy S6 edge but the overall look of the phone has been improved. It is a bit thicker along with curved borders due to which it is easier to handle. The camera doesn’t protrude from the back and the dual-curved display is still there.
Apple iPhone 6S plus has a tougher design this time by using the series anodized aluminium and the screen is of ion-X glass. Moreover, it is also water resistant as claimed by the reports but if you take it in bathroom, you are on your own!
Apple iPhone 6S Plus Screen VS Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Screen
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge consists of 5.5-inch Super AMOLED screen while Apple iPhone 6S Plus consists of 5.5-inch LCD 3D Touch
The similarity between the two phone lie that they both have 5.5 inch displays. But when it comes to other factors, the screen of Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is very sharp 2560 x 1440 (QHD) as compared to the Apple iPhone 6S Plus screen that is of 1920 x 1080 (1080p). The pixel density of Apple being 401ppi and that of Samsung is 534ppi.
The QHD resolution in Samsung galaxy s7 edge is a plus point in this phone giving a really sharp and clear result. However, the LCD used in the iPhone 6s plus is highly competitive with it in the market and the results are amazing too. We still vote for galaxy s7 edge here because this screen is no doubt one of the best of kinds!
Apple iPhone 6S Plus Power VS Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Power
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has a power of Exynos 8890 octa-core/Snapdragon 820 quad-core CPU, 4GB RAM. IPhone 6S Plus has a power of A9 64-bit dual-core 1.84GH, 2GB RAM and PowerVR GT7600 GPU.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge returned with the split CPU where most of the areas get Exynos 8 and others mostly US, gets to have the snapdragon 820. The performance is really boosted up either ways. Both of them are quite fast when it comes to using and the CPU performance is nearly 30% increased along with GPU performance with 64 % increase.
The opinions are mixed when it comes to comparing the iPhone 6S Plus and its A9 CPU with Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge because of different tests. The multi-core performance is better on the quadcore Samsung galaxy S7 Edge and Apple iPhone 6 wins on the single-core part. Overall, both the performances seem almost equal to one another.