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Summary
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Display

6.0" (15.24 cm)

1080x2220 px, 411 PPI

6.3" (16 cm)

1080x2220 px, 392 PPI

6.5" (16.51 cm)

1080x2400 px, 405 PPI

Performance

Octa Core

1.8 GHz, 4 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.2 GHz + 1.8 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Quad + Quad Core

2.3 GHz + 1.7 GHz, 6 GB RAM

Storage

64 GB

256 GB (Expandable)

64 GB

400 GB (Expandable)

128 GB

512 GB (Expandable)

Camera

16 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

16 MP + 24 MP (Primary)

24 MP(Front)

64 MP + 12 MP + 5 MP + 5 MP (Primary)

32 MP(Front)

Battery

3500 mAh

21 h talktime (3G)

3700 mAh

23 h talktime (3G)

6000 mAh

51 h talktime (4G)

Expert Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

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User Rating

★★★★★
★★★★★

4.4/5 based on 9,632 ratings

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4.2/5 based on 1,694 ratings

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General
Launch Date

May 22, 2018 (Official)

August 27, 2018 (Official)

August 5, 2020 (Official)

Brand

Samsung

Samsung

Samsung

Model

Galaxy A6 Plus

Galaxy A8 Star

Galaxy M31s

Operating System

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v8.0 (Oreo)

Android v10 (Q)

Custom UI

Samsung One UI

SIM Slot(s)

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

Dual SIM, GSM+GSM

SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

4G: Available (supports Indian bands),
3G: Available, 2G: Available

Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Fast

yes Fast, 25W

Design
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Dimensions

Height: 160.2 mm
Width: 75.7 mm
Thickness: 7.9 mm

Height: 162.4 mm
Width: 77 mm
Thickness: 7.5 mm

Height: 159.3 mm
Width: 74.4 mm
Thickness: 9.3 mm

Weight

191 grams

188 grams

203 grams

Build Material

Case: Metal
Back: Metal


Back: Gorilla Glass

Colours

Black, Blue, Gold

Black, White

Mirage Black, Mirage Blue

Display
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
Screen Size

6.0 " (15.24 cm)

6.3 " (16 cm)

6.5 " (16.51 cm)

Screen Resolution

1080 x 2220 pixels

1080 x 2220 pixels

1080 x 2400 pixels

Aspect Ratio

18.5:9

18.5:9

20:9

Bezel-less display

yes

yes

yes with punch-hole display

Pixel Density

411 ppi

392 ppi

405 ppi

Display Type

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Super AMOLED

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass v3

Touch Screen

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

yes Capacitive Touchscreen, Multi-touch

Screen to Body Ratio (claimed by the brand)

91 %

Screen to Body Ratio (calculated)

75.67 %

80.91 %

86.07 %

Performance
Good
Very Good
Very Good
Chipset

Qualcomm Snapdragon 450

Qualcomm Snapdragon 660 MSM8956

Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 9611

Processor

Octa core, 1.8 GHz, Cortex A53

Octa core (2.2 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260 + 1.8 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 260)

Octa core (2.3 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A73 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Cortex A53)

Architecture

64 bit

64 bit

64 bit

Graphics

Adreno 506

Adreno 512

Mali-G72 MP3

RAM

4 GB

6 GB

6 GB

Storage
Best in Class
Best in Class
Best in Class
Internal Memory

64 GB

64 GB

128 GB

Expandable Memory

yes Up to 256 GB

yes Up to 400 GB

yes Up to 512 GB

User Available Storage

Up to 50.6 GB

Up to 49.6 GB

Up to 106 GB

USB OTG Support

yes

yes

Camera
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
Main Camera
Camera Setup

Dual

Dual

Quad

Resolution

16 MP f/1.7, Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length)5 MP f/1.9, Depth Camera

16 MP f/1.7 Primary Camera(27 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.9µm pixel size)24 MP f/1.7 Camera

64 MP f/1.8 (upto 10x Digital Zoom), Wide Angle Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 1.7" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)12 MP f/2.2, Wide Angle, Ultra-Wide Angle Camera
5 MP f/2.4 Camera
5 MP f/2.4, Depth Camera

Sensor

ISO-CELL

CMOS image sensor

Exmor-RS CMOS Sensor

Autofocus

yes

yes Phase Detection autofocus

yes

Physical Aperture

F1.7

F1.7

F1.8

Optical Image Stabilisation

no  No

no  No

no  No

Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

yes LED Flash

Image Resolution

4616 x 3464 Pixels

4616 x 3464 Pixels

9000 x 7000 Pixels

Settings

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Exposure compensation, ISO control

Shooting Modes

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Continuos Shooting, High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Camera Features

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

10 x Digital Zoom, Auto Flash, Face detection, Touch to focus

Video Recording

1920x1080 @ 30 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps, 1280x720 @ 240 fps

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Front Camera
Camera Setup

Single

Single

Single

Resolution

24 MP f/1.9, Wide Angle Primary Camera(27 mm focal length)

24 MP f/2.0 Primary Camera

32 MP f/2.2 Primary Camera(26 mm focal length, 2.8" sensor size, 0.8µm pixel size)

Sensor

Exmor RS

Autofocus

no  No

no  No

no  No

Physical Aperture

F1.9

F2.0

F2.2

Flash

yes LED Flash

no  No

no  No

Camera Features

Fixed Focus

Video Recording

3840x2160 @ 30 fps

Battery
Very Good
Very Good
Excellent
Capacity

3500 mAh

3700 mAh

6000 mAh

Type

Li-ion

Li-ion

Li-ion

User Replaceable

no  No

no  No

no  No

TalkTime

Up to 21 Hours(3G)

Up to 23 Hours(3G)

Up to 51 Hours(4G)

Quick Charging

no  No

yes Fast

yes Fast, 25W

USB Type-C

no  No

yes

yes

Network & Connectivity
SIM Size

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano (Hybrid)

SIM1: Nano
SIM2: Nano

Network Support

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

4G (supports Indian bands), 3G, 2G

VoLTE

yes

yes

yes

SIM 1

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
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4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SIM 2

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 13) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 850(band 18) / 850(band 19) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

4G Bands:
TD-LTE 2600(band 38) / 2300(band 40) / 2500(band 41)
FD-LTE 2100(band 1) / 1800(band 3) / 2600(band 7) / 900(band 8) / 700(band 28) / 1900(band 2) / 1700(band 4) / 850(band 5) / 700(band 17) / 800(band 20) / 850(band 26)
3G Bands:
UMTS 1900 / 2100 / 850 / 900 MHz
2G Bands:
GSM 1800 / 1900 / 850 / 900 MHz
GPRS:
Available
EDGE:
Available
Read More..

SAR Value

Head: 0.451 W/kg

Head: 0.179 W/kg

Head: 1.38 W/kg

Wi-Fi

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, b/g/n/n 5GHz

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, a/ac/b/g/n

yes Wi-Fi 802.11, ac/b/g/n/n 5GHz

Wi-Fi Features

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Wi-Fi Direct, Mobile Hotspot

Bluetooth

yes v4.2

yes v5.0

yes v5.0

GPS

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

yes with A-GPS, Glonass

NFC

no  No

yes

no  No

USB Connectivity

Mass storage device, USB charging, microUSB 2.0

Mass storage device, USB charging

Mass storage device, USB charging

Multimedia
FM Radio

yes

Loudspeaker

yes

yes

yes

Audio Jack

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

3.5 mm

Audio Features

Dolby Atmos

Dolby Atmos

Special Features
Fingerprint Sensor

yes

yes

yes

Fingerprint Sensor Position

Rear

Rear

Side

Other Sensors

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Light sensor, Proximity sensor, Accelerometer, Gyroscope

Applications

Samsung Pay Mini

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  • How to cast my Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus screen on TV ?

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    Answered By Lily Chauhan | 2 years ago

    To cast your phone screen on your TV you need to have Chromecast. Follow the steps to successfully cast your screen

    Before you begin casting

    1. Connect your phone to a Wi-Fi network.
    2. The mobile device, tablet or computer you are using to cast must be on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast.
    3. You must be running the latest version of the Chromecast-enabled app. You can always double check that you are on the latest version by visiting the Google Play Store.

    Cast from Chromecast-enabled apps to your TV

    1. Make sure that the phone you are using to cast is on the same Wi-Fi network as your Chromecast or TV with Chromecast built-in.
    2. Open a Chromecast-enabled app.
    3. Tap the Cast button Inactive cast extension. Note: The Cast button isn't located in the same place on all Chromecast-enabled apps.
    4. Tap the device you'd like to cast to.

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  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus ?

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    Answered By Neeraj Jhadav | 2 years ago

    Check the steps:-

    1. Tap Phone > Keypad tab.
    2. Tap More options > Settings.
    3. Tap Call > Voice over LTE settings.
    4. Tap Use VoLTE when available or Do not use VoLTE.
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  • How to enable VOLTE on Samsung Galaxy A8 Star ?

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    Answered By Prince Chande | 1 years ago

    You don't need to enable VoLTE. Insert the Jio (VoLTE enabled) in any slot. By default, VoLTE will be active. If it is not, you can change the network preferences from Network option in settings.

    1. Tap Settings > More.
    2. Tap Cellular networks > IMS Settings > Voice over LTE On/ Off.

    You can find full specifications here: Samsung Galaxy A8 Star

  • Does Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus support IR Blaster?

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    Answered By Rishita Tambe | 2 years ago
    No, there is no IR blaster in Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus.

  • Is Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus Waterproof?

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    Answered By Aditi Banerjee | 2 years ago
    Yes, Samsung Galaxy A6 is waterproof. To check all the other details of the device use, this link : Samsung Galaxy A6 Plus
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