Recently Samsung has announced the launch of its new smartphone in US. The smartphone is the successor to most successful product line of Samsung Galaxy S-series. The new smartphone branded as Samsung Galaxy S6 Active will be launched in United States in partnership with telecomm operator AT&T. But still the company hasn’t told anything regarding its global selling of the smartphone.
Most of the features of S6 Active are same as that of its predecessor Samsung S6. But with the shock proof making, high powered battery, dust and water resistance, S6 Active seems to be better than usual S6. These features give you the guarantee that the phone is made to be handled in outdoor situations like trekking, adventures, road rides and like so. The user is no need to worry about the safety of their smartphones while engaging themselves in such activities.
Jeff Bradley, Senior Vice President, Device Marketing Developer services of AT&T Mobility conveyed that they have been undertaking the sale of Galaxy S6 over the past three years. He adds that for these three years, the users of these handsets need not had to worry about the durability of their handsets. With the use of Galaxy S6-series they are getting the best in class features. He also adds that the manufacturer is vigilant in adding premium features to the smartphones to please their customers.
Specifics of the Handset
The new S6 Active comes with a screen size of 5.1 inched edge to edge. The display is being made comfortable with Quad HD AMOLED display, which ultimately improves its clarity. The Exynos 7420 Eight Core processor with 64 bit powers the new handset. The OS comes from Android with the version of 5.0.2 Lollipop with added feature of Touchwiz. The battery comes with an excellent capacity of 3500 mAh. This power of battery will be enough to keep it live for the whole day and even more.
The handset is packed with a rear camera with 16MP. This will help the user to snap certain pics when they are off for some adventures. It is also packed with a front snapper of 5MP inorder to have lovely selfies with your loved ones. The handset is also packed 4G LTE support. The 3GB RAM ensures that the handset will function without lags when applications are loaded. Manufacturers are offering an in-built storage of 32GB along with the handset. It can be expanded with the help of external memory cards. Another interesting feature provided by Samsung is the ‘Activity Zone Button’. This will automatically load the applications like compass, flashlight, stop watch etc, the applications which are inevitable when you are going for a trip or adventure or something like.
Availability and Pricing
The handset will be available with the seller by June 12 according to the sources. The handset comes in Camo White, Gray and Camo Blue variants. It is priced at $199 with a contract for 2 years. The handset is available on EMI basis also. It is available for $23.17 with 30 device payments on Next SM 243, $34.75 with 20 monthly payments on Next 12 and for $28.96 per month on Next 18 plan from AT&T.