Comparing the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge vs Galaxy A6 Plus

Samsung continues to deliver a great user experience elegantly packed in models that house great hardware in a sophisticated shell. The Samsung S7 Edge and Samsung A6 Plus are two phones that frequently get pitted against each other. If you are struggling to choose between the two phones, this article can help you decide by comparing the Samsung S7 Edge features against the Samsung A6 Plus features.

You can buy either smartphone on EMI by choosing a tenor between 3 to 24 months when you shop from the Bajaj Finserv EMI Network. You can buy products at 60,000 partner stores across 1,300 cities in India and pay on No Cost EMI. This means that you can shop for anything at the Bajaj Finserv EMI Network and your EMIs will comprise only the purchase price. You don’t have to pay anything beyond this. You can avail an amount of up to Rs.4 lakh to fund your purchase and pay with the help of a EMI Network Card. Use it to shop online or offline and if you don’t have the card, apply and avail instant in-store financing.

Now that you know how to make either model affordable and buy them at EMIs starting at just Rs.999, take a look at the differences between the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus.

What is the price difference between the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge and Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus?

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge 32GB is priced at Rs.35,900 while the Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus 64GB costs Rs.21,990. The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge was launched in March 2016, while the Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus was launched in May 2018 and is a more recent model.

Difference between the Screen and Body Look: – 

The screen of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge measures 5.5 inches and has a Super AMOLED Quad HD Display with 2560×1440 pixels and 534ppi. The phone allows you to witness up to 16 million colours in high quality. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus comes with a 6-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen with 1080 x 2220 pixels resolution and 411ppi, which still gives you crisp and vibrant images.

In addition, the S7 Edge offers a comfortable grip and sports ergonomic curves which get accentuated by the rear-glass finish. All the sides of the phone are perfectly contoured around the metal parts of the phone. Meanwhile, the body of the A6 comprises metal and plastic. The screen has a traditional look and lacks the curves which the S7 Edge possesses.
In terms of display, the quality you get from the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge far exceeds that offered by the A6 despite a similar screen size.

Difference between the Performance Levels: – 

Both phones come with 4GB RAM, but the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge comes with a 2.3GHz + 1.6GHz Exynos 8890 Octa-Core processor and the Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus comes with a 1.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 450 Octa-core processor. So, both the phones perform tasks such as running applications, booting up systems and executing various commands equally. You can run memory-intensive applications at maximum capacity and both phones deliver phenomenal results without any lag or hinderance. Further, the A6 Plus runs on Android 8 while the S7 Edge runs Android 6. This means the A6 Plus is better at optimising applications and battery usage.

When it comes to special features, both phones have a fingerprint reader. The S7 Edge’s reader is placed on the front of the phone, the A6’s is placed on the rear end. Both phones come with light sensors, proximity sensors, accelerometers and, gyroscopes, but the S7 Edge has an additional barometer and compass.

Differences in Camera Specifications: –

The Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus comes with a 24MP front camera and a 16MP + 5MP rear camera with an aperture of f/1.9, while the S7 Edge comes with an aperture f/1.7 on its 12MP rear camera and a 5MP selfie shooter. This means the S7 allows more light in resulting in brighter and clearer photos in low light conditions, while the selfie camera of the A6 Plus out performs that of the S7 Edge. Both cameras come with optical image stabilisation technology, and while the A6 Plus has an LED flash, the S7 Edge has phase detection which the A6 Plus lacks. Photography modes for both include HDR, panorama and continuous shooting.

Does the battery consumption and life of the two Samsung phones differ?

The Samsung A6 Plus comes with a 3500mAh Li-ion battery and can give you up to 20 hours of talk time. The Samsung S7 Edge, on the other hand, comes with a 3600mAh Li-ion battery. The version of the Android OS enables the A6 Plus to optimise power usage better, but the increased size of the S7 Edge battery offsets this advantage.

Based on your requirements you can choose between a Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus on offer and the S7 Edge from the Bajaj Finserv EMI Network. Whichever model you opt for, be sure to use Bajaj Finserv’s pre-approved offer to purchase it instantly. Bajaj Finserv gives you pre-approved offers for personal loans, home loans, EMI finance and other financial services, and this helps you save time and simplifies raising finance. All you have to do is share a few basic details and check your pre-approved offer. Using it, you can bring home your chosen Samsung phone hassle-free.

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