Samsung Galaxy S6 Active (2015) review
The detailed specifications, photos and introductory video of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active (SM-G890). The list of the competitors most often compared to the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active smartphone.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active (SM-G890) smartphone released in 2015. It is powered by Exynos 7 Octa 7420 chipset, 3 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active runs on Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop) out of the box. It comes with a Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery. It features a 5.1 inches AMOLED display with 1440 x 2560 px resolution. The AMOLED technology is widely used for smartphones because of their gorgeous color reproduction abilities and very deep blacks.
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- Samsung Galaxy S6 Active specifications
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Active (SM-G890) specifications
- Galaxy S6 Active
- 170 g
- 146.8 x 73.4 x 8.6 mm
- SIM type
- Nano SIM
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active runs on Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop) out of the box, but the Galaxy S6 Active's firmware can be upgraded to a newer version of OS.
- Android OS v5.0 (Lollipop)
- Exynos 7 Octa 7420
- Octa-core, Quad-core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53, Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57
- Mali-T760 MP8
Screen size is measured in inches, diagonally from corner to corner. The 5.1 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 1440 x 2560 px resolution is multitouch capable.
- Super AMOLED
- 5.1 inches
- 1440 x 2560 px
The smartphone's memory (3 GB) cannot be expanded.
- 3 GB
- Internal storage
- 32 GB
- External storage
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active is equipped with autofocus. Autofocus is a camera feature that fine-tunes the focus of the camera, it is a nice feature of this smartphone.
- Front camera
- 5 MP
- Rear camera
- 16 MP
2988 x 5312 px
Galaxy S6 Active is 3G and 4G capable. This smartphone has a built-in GPS receiver. GPS is a satellite based navigation system that allows the determination of the exact geographical location on Earth. The Galaxy S6 Active comes with Near Field Communications (NFC) functionality for transferring content with other NFC-enabled devices. This Samsung smartphone doesn't have FM radio receiver.
- 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
- Mobile network
- 2G / 3G / 4G
- Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
- v4.1, A2DP, LE
- A-GPS, GLONASS
- FM radio
- microUSB 2.0
- 3.5 mm jack
The Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. This is a low maintenance battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random.
- Li-Ion 3500 mAh, non-removable
The smartphone sensors measure physical quantities and transmit them to the application processor. The phones's accelerometer is a built-in electronic component that measures tilt and motion. The proximity sensor detects when a user is holding the phone near their face during a call and turns off the display to prevent keypad presses and battery consumption from the display.
- Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Dustproof and water-resistant
- Official site
The specifications above are based on the official data published by the manufacturer, but we also take user reviews into consideration. If you found an error or something lacking in the specifications above for the Samsung Galaxy S6 Active, then don’t hesitate and signal the problem to us.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Active (SM-G890) pictures
Samsung Galaxy S6 Active's (SM-G890) comparisons
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