Mobile World Congress kicks off next week, and all eyes will be on Samsung as it unveils the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge at its Unpacked event on March 1. With less than a week to the event, we may finally have an idea on when the flagship smartphone will reach our shores. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy S22 could get 50MP main rear camera sensor, not 108MP
According to IBNLive, Samsung is reportedly planning on launching the Galaxy S6 sometime in the second week of April. While the exact date is not known yet, the publication claims that pre-booking for the smartphone is set to kick off sometime towards the end of March. Interestingly, there is no word on the Galaxy S Edge as of now. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy A22 5G India launch nearing as support page goes live
Samsung’s marketing team has been working on full steam releasing teasers every other day in the run up to the March 1 event. The last teaser gave us the best possible look at the forthcoming smartphone without actually giving away everything. Also Read - Samsung Galaxy Chromebook Go powered by Intel Jasper Lake Celeron processor revealed
From what we have heard so far, the Galaxy S6 is likely to feature a 5.1-inch QHD display, an Exynos 7 Octa processor and 4GB of RAM. It is also expected to include 32GB internal storage, 20-megapixel rear camera, 5-megapixel selfie snapper, and run on Android Lollipop out-of-the-box.
Samsung is also expected to launch the flagship in two variants – the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S Edge, which is expected to come with a 3-sided display that edges on two sides.