Samsung today launched the Galaxy S6 Edge+ in India, priced at Rs 57,900. Along with the new smartphone, Samsung has also launched a bunch of accessories, with prices starting from Rs 2,999. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy M32 India launch set for June 21, price could range between Rs 15,000 - Rs 20,000Also Read - Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3, Galaxy Z Flip3 launch on August 27? New report suggests
The accessories launched in India include the Fast Charge wireless charger, Keyboard cover, and the S View cover. These are priced at Rs 3,599, Rs 4,499 and Rs 2,999 respectively and are compatible with the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and the Galaxy Note 5. These accessories too will go on sale on August 28. Also Read - Samsung now lets you make an appointment to shop at its stores, book demo via WhatsApp
Samsung s Galaxy S6 Edge+ and the Galaxy Note 5 support fast charging, wireless charging, and are also one of the first handsets to support fast wireless charging. Using this new charger one can charge the battery from zero to full in less than two hours. The charger supports Qi and PMA standards, and is hence compatible with other new smartphones as well.
Samsung has also launched the Keyboard cover for Rs 3,599. As the name suggests, this cover offers a physical QWERTY keypad that snaps onto the smartphone. It may cover half the screen, but it also adjusts the display accordingly. As each keypress is registered by the touchscreen underneath, you do not need to connect the cover via Bluetooth.
Lastly, there is an S View Cover to choose from, which is priced at Rs 2,999. This cover has been available for some of Samsung s older smartphones as well. This flip cover comes with a small transparent window to see notifications, as well as receive or reject calls. This cover will be available in Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Sapphire, and White Pearl color variants.
Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ specifications
Samsung today launched the Galaxy S6 Edge+ in India. This new smartphone is priced at Rs 57,900 and will go on sale from August 28 onwards.
On the specifications front, it features a 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED display, Exynos 7420 64-bit octa-core processor, Mali T760 GPU and 4GB LPDDR4 RAM. It also includes 32GB internal storage, 16-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel, and 3,000mAh battery. On the software front, it runs on Android 5.1.1 Lollipop out-of-the box, wrapped under a refreshed TouchWiz UI.