Samsung Galaxy S6 edge News, Price and Specs

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge - the bottom ports and speaker grille

Samsung also unveiled a flagship variant of the Galaxy S6 this year with a display that is curved on both edges: the Galaxy S6 edge. The handset features the same design and specs as the Galaxy S6, except that for its screen being curved on both edges. Unlike the Galaxy Note edge, the screen on the Galaxy S6 edge only has a slight curve to it, which makes it easier to use as well as to hold.

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How to change DPI without root on the Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Note 5

How to change DPI without root on the Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S6 and Galaxy Note 5

Android phones may come with high-resolution displays, but the software screen density on most devices are set so low that it negates any benefit of a higher resolution display. After all, a higher Quad HD resolution display should display more information than a Full HD resolution display.

What is the difference between Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S6?

What is the difference between Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S6?

Earlier today, Samsung announced its newest Galaxy handsets: the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. At first glance, you will be hard pressed to find any difference between the S7 and the S6, but look deeper and you will realise that both phones are very different from each other.

Samsung starts global rollout of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung starts global rollout of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge

Samsung today announced that it has started the roll out of Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow update for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge from today, with updates for other Galaxy devices to follow. The company had started rolling out the update in South Korea for the handsets towards the end of January.

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge get Marshmallow update in South Korea

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge get Marshmallow update in South Korea

Samsung has started rolling out the Android 6.0 update for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge in its home country, a little over a month after the company launched a Marshmallow beta test for its first metal and glass flagships. 

Galaxy S6’s beta Marshmallow firmware rolling out to testers; includes a new system theme

Galaxy S6’s beta Marshmallow firmware rolling out to testers; includes a new system theme

Yesterday, Samsung announced that it was seeking beta testers for the Marshmallow update for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge in the UK and Korea. Just a day later, the company has started rolling out the Marshmallow firmware to beta testers in the United Kingdom.

Samsung starts a beta program for Galaxy S6’s Marshmallow update in Korea

Samsung starts a beta program for Galaxy S6’s Marshmallow update in Korea

Samsung has launched a beta test program of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow update for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge users on KT and LG U+ networks in South Korea. The beta test starts from today and runs through January 18.

Sign up for Samsung Pay and get a free wireless charger from Samsung

Sign up for Samsung Pay and get a free wireless charger from Samsung

Own a Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, or the Galaxy S6 edge+ and still have not signed up Samsung Pay? Well, Samsung has a new promotional offer that will entice you to sign up for its mobile payment service.

Samsung Pay now works on Verizon-branded Galaxy smartphones

Samsung Pay now works on Verizon-branded Galaxy smartphones

In October, it was confirmed that while Verizon Wireless didn’t support Samsung Pay at launch, the Big Red carrier had every intention of supporting the mobile payments option.

Top 5 themes for Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Note 5

Top 5 themes for Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Note 5

With the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung greatly toned down TouchWiz to improve the performance of its devices. Additionally, it added a theme manager to its skin that allows Galaxy S6 and S6 edge owners to customise the look and feel of TouchWiz by applying themes from the store.

How to install Xposed framework on Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Note 5

How to install Xposed framework on Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge, and Note 5

Earlier this month, Xposed framework — one of the best mods to be available for Android from the third party development community — was made available for Samsung devices running Lollipop. Due to the extensive changes that Samsung makes to Android in its devices, it took developers a significant amount of work and time to get the framework to play well with some of the latest devices from the Korean company.