Galaxy S6 vs IPhone 5S

Galaxy S6 vs IPhone 5S

Update: We now have an article on how the Samsung S6 compares to the Apple iphone 6: Here

Expected date for the release of Apple’s all new IPhone 5S might have been changed from 10th September to 25th October, but not its plans regarding the release of the new flagship IPhone.

IPhone 5C is also expected to have a say in market at the same time when it is released with IPhone 5S handset. And as more and more updates come up regarding the IPhone 5S release and specs, the puzzle pieces start falling into piece.

Here are some features of IPhone 5S which stand strongly in its favour, helping it set the benchmarks along with giving a tough fight to its future rival Galaxy S6.

  • Biggest hardware upgrade
  • Fingerprint sensor to go with NFC and dual LED flash
  • Plastic back panel (expected).


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But only one question arises again and again, will it be Galaxy S6 show again or will IPhone 5S rise to the occasion.

Now we can start our comparison Galaxy S6 vs IPhone 5S.


Subject Galaxy S6 IPhone 5S
OS Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie iOS 7
Dimensions 152.4 X 70.1 X 6.9 mm 125 X 56.3 X 7.7 mm (approx)
Weight 160-170 g 110 g (approx)
Resolution 1920 X 1200 p 1136 X 640  p
Pixel density 500 ppi+ 326 ppi
Technology Full HD OLED 4 inch IGZO display (Indium Gallium Zinc Oxide)
Battery 5000 mAh
Processor Exynos 5 Hex core A7 processor
Storage 32 GB, expandable to 128 GB 128 GB (more than likely, as in IPad 4)
Camera 17 MP/ 4 MP 12 MP
Bluetooth V4.0 with A2DP/5.0
Wi-fi 802.11 a,b,g,n,ac
Price 55K 42K (approx)


With all the latest advancements in technology over a period of time, price is expected to go higher and higher.

With improved display quality, high storage capacity, pixel density and all new iOS 7, it is expected to empty your pockets. It is also expected to be lighter than IPhone 5.


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It is expected to challenge Galaxy S6 in certain fields like weight, inbuilt storage capacity etc.

IPhone 5S is expected to be atleast 50g less on weight when compared to Galaxy S6 along with 128 GB storage which is quite high in comparison to S6.

But in rest other aspects, S6 is better than IPhone 5S when we take into account improved camera, micro-SD card slots and high pixel density but still it’s an intense battle and is quite early to predict who comes out on top.

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