The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge launched recently are enterprise-ready devices that meet the needs of business professionals for everyday productivity. They are equipped with defense-grade security and enhanced manageability in order to foster a new level of productivity for business professionals and provide industry leading, out-of-the-box business solutions. The devices come fully equipped and preloaded with Microsoft Office Mobile and OneNote and offers 115GB of additional free cloud service for two years with Microsoft One Drive, allowing for extra storage space that business professionals need for various documents.
In addition, through Samsung’s longstanding partnerships with major enterprise technology companies, solutions from providers including Cisco and Oracle work seamlessly on the S6 software platform. Other enterprise-specific features include faster, more powerful functionality via high performing chipset (14nm mobile processor) and 64bit OS, improved battery life with faster charging (4-hr/10 min) and enhanced email experience and multi-tasking features for business professionals.
The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge are built on KNOX, a globally recognized security platform that provides real-time protection for your device and data from malicious attacks. These new devices are ready for immediate adoption in the enterprise market. In addition, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge feature a secure fingerprint sensor where users can simply press their finger against the home key – from any angle – and have their fingerprint read.
With KNOX 2.4 enhancements, managing mobile devices is significantly easier for IT departments and provide peace-of-mind through its government accreditation in the US, Canada, UK, Finland and Australia. The newest KNOX upgrade includes S6 MDM Enrollment, One-time Pass Framework, Enterprise billing, and more, to improving the IT usability for device management.
Other important security features include:
• Knox Active Protection (KAP) – Features strict checking of device firmware integrity
• Secure Boot & Trusted Boot – Ensures that the software on the device is from a trusted source (i.e. authenticated) and not modified from the original Samsung design
• SE Android – Enhanced for S6, this limits the permissions of certain software operations to access highly sensitive parts of the device
• Rollback Prevention – Prevents replacement of a device binary image with an older version of that image
There is not much difference between Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge except the curved design of S6 Edge and higher battery capacity of S6 Edge.
Both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge sports a 5.1-inch Quad HD (1440×2560 pixels) Super AMOLED display with a pixel density of 577ppi. They are powered by a Quad 2.1GHz + Quad 1.5Ghz, Octacore application processor, coupled with 3GB RAM and internal storage of 32/64/128GB.
These devices are equipped with a 16-megapixel rear camera with OIS (optical image stabilisation) and LED flash. These smartphones have 5-megapixel front camera for selfies. Both the devices incorporate camera features such as Quick Launch, Tracking AF, Auto Real-time HDR(Front & Rear) , F1.9, Low Light Video(Front & Rear), High Clear Zoom, IR Detect White Balance, Virtual Shot, Slow Motion, Fast Motion, Pro Mode, Selective Focus etc.
The Galaxy S6 is packed with 2,550mAh battery whereas the Galaxy S6 Edge has 2,600mAh battery. Both these devices are 46 LTE compliant and run on Android 5.0 (Lollipop) OS and Samsung has for the first time simplified its Touch Wiz interface to make these two devices run faster.
Since its launch in India, both the devices are getting huge response from the consumers across India.