Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison


Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison: The newly announced Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge vs. the Nokia Lumia 930/Icon variants. There’s a lot to like about the S6 Edge, most notably the design.  It is a looker and the double curved edges will catch everyone’s eyes. While The Lumia line is now under the wheelhouse of Microsoft and a new flagship device has not been announced (and won’t be announced until Windows 10 is released) we feel this line is still a solid option, especially considering how solid the device feels and how much fun it is the use the camera on the device.Now lets have a comparable look below in details Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison specifications, price, comparison and pros and cons.

Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison


Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison

 Samsung S6 Edge  Nokia Lumia Icon
Screen Size 5.6 inch 5.0 inch
Resolution 1440×2560 Â pixels 1440 x 2560Â pixels
Pixel Density  577 ppi  441 ppi
OS Android 4.4 Windows Phone 8.0
Up-Gradable  upgradable to5.0  upgradable to 8.1
Processor Exynos 7 series Quad 2.1GHz + Quad 1.5Ghz, Octacore application processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8974-AA
GPU ARM Mali-T760


Design and Display:

Between the Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison, only the Galaxy S6 Edge boosts a 2K quality screen, while the Lumia Icon has a 1080p screen. The display of the Galaxy S6 Edge is not only 0.1 inch larger diagonally, its screen is also sharper. Its pixel density, measured in pixels per inch of screen, is 31% higher than that of the Lumia Icon.If portability and ease of use are important, the Galaxy S6 Edge is the right choice between these two phones. On top of being 20% lighter than the Lumia Icon, the Galaxy S6 Edge is also thinner. Even with a typical protective case, the Galaxy S6 Edge is still as thin as an average phone.


The S6 boosts up with Exynos 7 series Quad 2.1GHz + Quad 1.5Ghz, Octacore application processor which is one of the fastest processors out there for mobile devices  fitted inside intending for an affordable price tag and with respectable performance with the  Adreno 330 GPU .While the lumia features a Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 8974-AA with same RAM option and same GPU i.e. andereno 330.


Both phones have above average cameras. Their primary cameras are also both at least 8 megapixels, which is the minimum level required to capture high quality images. These phones can record high definition (HD) video in 1080p or better, which is standard in most modern models. The Galaxy S6 Edge can record video in 4K Ultra HD, while the Lumia Icon supports recording up to 1080p. While 4K is a significantly higher resolution, it requires much more storage space than other levels of video quality.


Battery capacity is the most accurate indicator of overall battery performance, and both of these phones have capacities above the average of 2,000 mAh. The display is typically the biggest drain on a phone’s battery, so the Galaxy S6 Edge’s larger screen will drain its battery faster than the display on the Lumia Icon.LTE connectivity the fastest available mobile technology is supported by both of these phones. Keep in mind that actual speed will depend on the wireless carrier the phone uses.So this is what we concluded about the battery capacity via Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon Comparison.

Conclusion whether which one is the best:

Samsung S6 Edge vs Nokia Lumia Icon


The lumia icon features a machined aluminium body that wraps around the sides making for a 90 per cent metal finish. There will be many colors available: Black, Gray, Pink, Yellow, Green, Blue, Red, White. It’s a triumph of design, it looks stunning and feels sensational to hold.

The Samsung is made out of metal which makes it looks more sharp and the mobile contains more chrome part than the other smartphones already lined up or are going to be or are the rivals at same price.The big positives are that it is dust proof and resistant in liquid down to a metre in depth, and it’ll be available in colors of-Pearl White, Midnight Black, Platinum Silver, Soft Pink, Light Blue.

Each phone has their unique characteristics, but it becomes abundantly clear that the Samsung S6 edge simply has more features. Shared features between the two phones include the IR blaster and microSD card slot, that’s all.In terms of exclusive features, the S6 edge boasts a finger print sensor, heart rate sensor, removable battery.The S6 edge offers a wider range of features and comes with great connectivity, a stunning display, plenty of power and a camera that performs well.Working on the latest operating system and with the usage of high speed processors will take hearts of android lovers.


As per price, the Samsung S6 edge  is available at Rs 48,577 INR  and the Nokia lumia Icon available in India at a price tag of 47,000 INR.



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