Samsung Galaxy S6 edge VS. Samsung Galaxy S8

September 16, 2019
                         

Bottom line: Which one is better?

Bottom line: Samsung Galaxy S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S8 is better when we compare S6 Edge vs S8 as it has up to 256 GB expandable storage expansions, 1GB more RAM memory, faster GPU speed, higher CPU speed, is dustproof and water-resistant, is narrower, has 3 more megapixels (front camera) and bigger screen size.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DISPLAY

In terms of display, we have the following comparison of galaxy S8 vs S6 Edge;

Display size; Samsung S6 Edge is 5.1” while Samsung S8 is 5.8”

Resolution; Samsung S6 Edge has 1440 x 2560px while Samsung S8 has 1440 x 2960px

Pixel density; Samsung S6 Edge has 577ppi while Samsung S8 has 570ppi

Display; both phones have super AMOLED

Features; Samsung S6 Edge has Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor and proximity sensor) whereas Samsung S8 has HDR video support, scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 5), light and proximity sensors.

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: DESIGN

We have the following design review of Samsung S6 edge vs S8;

Dimensions; Samsung S6 Edge has 142.1 x 70.1 x 7mm whereas Samsung S8 has 148.9 x 68.1 x 8.0mm

Weight; Samsung S6 Edge is 132g whereas Samsung S8 is 155g

Resistance; Samsung S8 is dustproof ad water-resistant.

Samsung features; Samsung S6 Edge has touch sensitive control keys, notification light.

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CAMERA

Main camera; Samsung S6 Edge has 16MP whereas Samsung S8 has 12MP

Features; Samsung S6 Edge has optical image stabilization, autofocus, BSI sensor whereas Samsung S8 has optical image stabilization and phase detection.

Physical aperture; Samsung S6 Edge has F1.9 whereas Samsung S8 has F1.7

Flash; both phones have LED.

Video recording; Samsung S6 Edge has 3840×2160 (4K UHD) @ 30fps, 1920×1080 (Full HD @ 30fps) & 1280×720 (HD @ 120fps) whereas Samsung S8 has 38×2160 (4K UHD @ 30fps), 2560×1440 (QHD), 1920×1080 (Full HD 60fps) & 1280×720 (HD 240fps).

Features; Samsung S6 Edge has optical image stabilization, HDR mode, continuous autofocus, picture taking during video recording, video light and video calling while Samsung S8 has HDR mode, time-lapse video, continuous autofocus, object tracking, picture-taking during video recording, video light, digital image stabilization, video calling and video sharing.

Front camera; Samsung S6 Edge has 5Mp whereas Samsung S8 has 8MP.

Features; Samsung S6 Edge has HDR while Samsung S8 has wide angle, autofocus and HDR.

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: HARDWARE & PERFORMANCE

Chipset; Samsung S6 Edge has Samsung Exynos 7 Octa 7420 while Samsung S8 has Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 MSM8998

CPU; Samsung S6 Edge has Octa-core, 2100MHz, ARM Cortex-A57 & ARM Cortex-A53, 64 bit whereas Samsung S8 has Octa-core, 2350MHz, Kryo 280, 64 bit, 10

GPU; Samsung S6 Edge has Mali-T760 MP8 whereas Samsung S8 has Adreno 540

RAM; Samsung S6 Edge has 3GB while Samsung S8 has 4GB

Internal storage; Samsung S6 Edge has 128GB whereas Samsung S8 has 64GB

Storage expansion; Samsung S8 has up to 256GB

Bottom line: Samsung S8 is better.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: AUDIO

Audio jack; each phone has 3.5mm audio jack.

Speakers; each phone has a loudspeaker.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same audio features.

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs Samsung Galaxy S8: CONNECTIVITY & FEATURES

Bluetooth; Samsung S6 Edge has 4.1 while Samsung S8 has 5.0

Wi-Fi; both phones have 802.11, a/b/g/n/ac dual-band, MIMO

USB; both phones support USB

GPS; both phones have GPS with A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors; each phone has accelerometer, gyro, compass and barometer.

NFC; the two phones have NFC.

Bottom line: the two phones have the same features.

Conclusion

We can conclude by declaring Samsung S8 as the winner in this review of S8 vs S6 Edge as it supersedes Samsung S6 Edge in most of the features.