Samsung is widely expected to unveil its flagship Galaxy S6 on March 2 at MWC 2015. Reports surfacing out of South Korea now claim that the company could launch the smartphone in markets earlier than expected. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3, Galaxy Z Flip3 launch on August 27? New report suggests
According to ETNews, Samsung’s Electro-Mechanics (SEM) division is receiving a performance upgrade this quarter. Furthermore, the report also confirms the fact that the Galaxy S6 will boast a 20-megapixel camera. This is in line with previous reports. The component will be mass produced by SEM’s optico-mechanics division, and due to the performance upgrade, the Galaxy S6 will be ready to ship “2-3 weeks earlier than expected.” Also Read - Samsung now lets you make an appointment to shop at its stores, book demo via WhatsApp
Earlier this week, our colleagues at BGR Classic revealed a detailed list of specifications and features the forthcoming flagship device is set to boast. The Galaxy S6 will feature a 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display (577ppi), with Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It will be powered by a 64-bit octa-core 14nm CPU, which is said to be 50 percent faster than last year’s flagship device. Also Read - Galaxy S21 FE flaunts itself again on benchmark, reveals RAM for high-end Samsung model
Additionally, the smartphone will also include a 5-megapixel f/1.8 selfie camera, 32/64/128GB internal storage, 2,550mAh battery with fast charging mode and wireless charging capabilities, NFC, and Cat 6 LTE support. As for design, gone are the plastic materials, and the flagship device will instead boast a metal and glass body.