Samsung Galaxy Alpha vs iphone 6

Samsung Galaxy Alpha appeared recently and it was criticised by many people due to its design similarities to an iOS device. But we want to mae sure that these design similarities are the only ones.  That is why a comparison to iPhone 6 is required. take a closer look and find out if Samsung Galaxy Alpha is different from iPhone 6.

In terms of design we can really say that Samsung Galaxy Alpha is probably the first Samsung smartphone that has a metal frame and not a polycarbonate one. This can represent a similarity to iPhone, the 5s one. iPhone 6 has pretty much the same appearance as iPhone 5s. It has a aluminium frame but it has rounded corners.

Galaxy Alpha has a 4.7 inches display just like iPhone 6 but it looks thinner, and narrower than it. Both devices have a center home button with fingerprint scanner.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has a 1280 x 720 super AMOLED display with a 312 ppi resolution while iPhone 6 has a 1334 x 750  Apple Retina Display with 326 ppi resolution. The AMOLED display brings to its users a pleasent viewing experience while iPhone 6‘s display looks more natural.

On iPhone 6 runs iOS 8 while on Samsung Galaxy Alpha runs Android 4.4.4. Both systems are good but if you want to make a decision based on these differences you can go online and find out more about them.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha has an octa-core Exynos 1.8 GHz processor and 2 GB of RAM while iPhone 6 has the new Apple A8 processor and 1 GB of RAM.

iPhone 6 has a less efficient camera but all iPhones are known to take great pictures despite their cameras. On the other hand Galaxy Alpha has a good camera which comes with many modes and settings and it is more complicated than the iPhone’s. Galaxy Alpha has a 12 MP rear camera and a 2.1 MP front one while iPhone 6 has a 8 MP rear camera and a 1.2 MP front one.

The batteries are different as well. If Galaxy Alpha gets Android L as expected then the battery will improve in the near future. Now, the battery is not that impressive. iPhone 6‘s battery can last a day in normal use.

Now that you found out more about these two devices, which one will you chose?


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