In the last month, the smartphone Samsung Galaxy S6 Active was a frequent visitor to our news feed. So we were not surprised when the Korean manufacturer has finally officially introduced the machine. But far more curious fact that his presentation is practically coincided with the announcement of the operating system iOS 9. And, although they are completely different products, it is clear that in this way the manufacturer tried to pull at least some of the attention from the announcement of a competitor.
Unfortunately, Samsung Galaxy S6 Active is not fully met our expectations. And contrary to all the rumors novelty can boast a slot for memory cards microSD. So here the smartphone there is no advantage over the original flagship.
The characteristics of Galaxy S6 Active
But Samsung Galaxy S6 Active differs from the usual Galaxy S6 more capacious battery to 3500 mAh, and a dust- and waterproof design, the appropriate standards of protection IP68, and Mil-STD-810G. This means that Samsung Galaxy S6 Active can safely immerse for 30 minutes at a depth of 1.5 meters. A reinforced hull smartphone can withstand a fall from a great height is sufficient.
The heart of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, as is the case with the Galaxy S6, a hardware platform Samsung Exynos 7420, built on the basis of 14-nm process, with four Cortex-A57 cores clocked at 2.1 GHz, 4 cores Cortex-A53, clocked at 1.5GHz, GPU Mali-T760 and 3 GB of RAM.
On the front of the smartphone can be found 5.1-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with a resolution of 1440×2560 pixels and a front 5-megapixel sensor, and on the rear panel is the main 16-megapixel camera. The built-in memory is limited to 32 GB. Samsung Galaxy S6 Active is running an operating system Google Android 5.0.2 Lollipop with proprietary user interface TouchWiz.
Verdict Galaxy S6 Active
Samsung Galaxy S6 Active will be available in white camouflage, camouflage blue or gray body. The smartphone will be available initially US mobile operator AT & T. Although after some time, it probably gets up to the world market.
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