Samsung Galaxy S6 active

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Samsung Galaxy S6 active
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  • 5.1" 1440x2560 pixels
  • 16MP 2160p
  • 3GB RAM Exynos 7420 Octa
  • 3500mAh Li-Ion
Released 2015, June 170g, 8.6mm thickness Android 5.0.2, up to 6.0.1; TouchWiz UI 32GB/64GB storage, no card slot
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Also known as Samsung Galaxy S6 active G890

Network
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 29(700), 40(2300)
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Launch
Announced 2015, June
Status Available. Released 2015, June
Body
Dimensions 146.8 x 73.4 x 8.6 mm (5.78 x 2.89 x 0.34 in)
Weight 170 g (6.00 oz)
SIM Nano-SIM
 IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
MIL-STD-810G compliant salt, dust, humidity, rain, vibration, solar radiation, transport and thermal shock resistant
Display
Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 5.1 inches, 71.7 cm2 (~66.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels, 16:9 ratio (~576 ppi density)
Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Platform
OS Android 5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to 6.0.1 (Marshmallow); TouchWiz UI
Chipset Exynos 7420 Octa (14 nm)
CPU Octa-core (4x2.1 GHz Cortex-A57 & 4x1.5 GHz Cortex-A53)
GPU Mali-T760MP8
Memory
Card slot No
Internal 32GB 3GB RAM, 64GB 3GB RAM
Main Camera
Single 16 MP, f/1.9, 28mm (wide), 1/2.6", 1.12Ám, AF
Features LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@30/60fps, 720p@120fps, HDR, dual-video rec., stereo sound rec., OIS, gyro-EIS
Selfie Camera
Single 5 MP, f/1.9, 22mm (wide)
Video 1080p@30fps
Sound
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack Yes
 Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
Comms
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.1, A2DP, LE, aptX
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS
NFC Yes
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB 2.0
Features
Sensors Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate
 ANT+
S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
Battery
  Non-removable Li-Ion 3500 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 15W
Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
Stand-by Up to 504 h (3G)
Talk time Up to 24 h (3G)
Music play Up to 57 h
Misc
Colors White, Gray
Models SM-G890A
SAR 1.19 W/kg (head)     1.58 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU 0.48 W/kg (head)     0.42 W/kg (body)    
Price About 350 EUR
Tests
Battery life Endurance rating 109h

User opinions and reviews

  • Anonymous

Need to see the price.....

  • JM

No problems with this Samsung Galaxy S6 Active phone since I purchased it a few years back! HOWEVER~ The phone locked up at the end of August. I sent it back to Samsung for repairs and today, I get an email: repairs exceeded $668 US Dollars to fix i...

  • Alex

This phone was lost on a kayaking trip and spent 13 days at the bottom of a river, was eventually recovered, and found to be in complete working order.

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