Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus 32GB  Sony Xperia Z5 Premium Dual 
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge Plus Sony Xperia Z5 Premium
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Launch Date (India) Aug, 2015 Oct, 2015
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Smartphone OS Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 8.0 OreoLow likelihood of getting updated to next Android version Android 5.1 Lollipop, Upgradeable to 7.1 NougatNo more updates expected
Touchscreen Yes (Capacitive) Yes (Capacitive)
Screen Size 5.7 inches 5.5 inches
Screen Resolution 1440x2560 pixels (~ 515 pixels per inch) 2160x3840 pixels (~ 801 pixels per inch)
Tall Aspect Ratio / Minimal Bezels
Scratch Resistant Display Yes, Corning Gorilla Glass 4 Yes
Display Features Super AMOLED IPS LCD, Triluminos display, X-Reality Engine, Oleophobic Coating
Full Physical QWERTY Keypad
Processor 2.1 GHz 2 GHz
Processor Type Octa Core Octa Core
Processor Name Exynos 7420 (Quad Core 1.5 GHz Cortex-A53 + Quad Core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57)Ranked #104 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks Qualcomm MSM8994 Snapdragon 810Ranked #29 in Mobile Processor Benchmarks
GPU Mali-T760MP8 Adreno 430
RAM 4 GB 3 GB
3G Yes Yes
4G Yes Yes
VoLTE Yes Yes
WiFi Yes Yes
GPS Yes Yes
Bluetooth Yes Yes
Connecting Port USB USB
Primary Camera 16.0MP 23.0MP
Camera Auto-Focus Yes Yes
Camera Flash Yes Yes
HD Video Recording Yes (4K) Yes (4K)
Other Camera Features Optical Image Stabilization, Dual Shot, Simultaneous HD video and image recording, Geo-tagging, Touch Focus, Face/Smile Detection, Panorama, HDR, Optical Video Stabilization, Dual-video Recording Hybrid Auto-Focus, 5X Clear Image Zoom, Up to 8X Digital Zoom, Wide-angle G Lens (24 mm), Up to ISO 12800 Photo/3200 Video, SteadyShot, Pulse LED Flash
Secondary Camera 5.0MP 5.1MP
Secondary Camera Features N/A Sony Exmor R, Full HD Video Recording, Wide-angle lens (25 mm), SteadyShot
Internal Memory 32 GB 32 GB
Expandable Memory Slot up to 200 GB
Contacts Storage Unlimited Unlimited
SMS Storage Unlimited Unlimited
Music Player Yes Yes
FM Radio Yes
Dual SIM GSM+GSM
Thickness 6.9 mm 7.8 mm
Weight 153 gm 180 gm
Audio Output 3.5mm jack 3.5mm jack
Water Resistant Yes, IP68 Rated (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
Battery Capacity 3000 mAh 3430 mAh
Battery Standby N/A N/A
Battery Standby (3G) N/A N/A
Battery Talktime N/A N/A
Battery Talktime (3G) N/A N/A
Fast Charging Yes, Quick Charge 2.0
Other Battery Parameters N/A N/A
Fingerprint sensor Yes Yes
Other Features Wireless charging (Qi/PMA); S-Voice natural language commands and dictation; Curved Edge Screen; Scratch resistant back panel (Corning Gorilla Glass 4); Samsung Pay; NFC; ANT+ Support; Noise Filtration Clear Audio+; DLNA; NFC; Yes, via MHL; WiFi MIMO; Stereo Speakers; Noise Filtration; PlayMemories; PS4 Remote Play
2-minute Review [Positives]
  • Excellent build quality, with a premium finish, and premium choice of materials
  • Attractive, aesthetic, futuristic design with two curved sides on the screen - this is arguably the best looking Galaxy phone to date
  • Fingerprint sensor and heart rate monitor work flawlessly
  • Best-in-class curved Super AMOLED quad HD display - has great contrast levels, and superb sunlight legibility
  • New refined TouchWiz interface over Android, which is leaner and more customizable
  • The new customizable edge screens add a few occasionally useful features to the UI - night clock, weather/stock info strips, people edge, apps edge, missed notifications etc
  • Top-notch performance backed by top-end hardware - easily one of the fastest Android smartphone to date - a step up from the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, with a faster LPDDR4 4GB RAM
  • Excellent camera quality - easily among the best ever - images are highly detailed, rich in color, impressively sharp and clear, and low light image quality is pretty good too
  • Camera's shutter speed adjustment mode is exceptional - takes picture of much better quality than auto mode
  • Camera video capture quality is excellent and very high on detail
  • Very good loudspeaker
  • Excellent audio quality
  • Excellent call quality
  • Excellent battery life, and rapid fast charging
  • Superb build quality
  • Stunning, top-end design - with polished metal frame and beautiful reflective glass panels
  • Good ergonomics - it feels pleasant to hold the device in hand
  • Fingerprint scanner fast and reliable and conveniently placed
  • Excellent, class-leading display - good color reproduction, deep blacks, the highest ever resolution on a mobile screen to-date
  • Xpreia's UI on top Android runs well and has several nifty useful features
  • Excellent, top-notch speed/performance backed by top-of-the-line hardware
  • Good camera
  • Very good call quality
  • Good audio quality
  • Decent loudspeakers
  • Good battery life
2-minute Review [Negatives]
  • The glass back is a little bit slippery and is a magnet for smudges and fingerprints

No Major Negatives!

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