Samsung Galaxy A6 2018


Samsung Galaxy A6 2018
Samsung Galaxy A6 2018 (Galaxy Series)
Graphics adapter
3072 MB 
5.6 inch 18.5:9, 1480 x 720 pixel 294 PPI, Capacitive, Super AMOLED, glossy: yes
32 GB eMMC Flash, 32 GB 
Audio Connections: 3.5mm, Card Reader: microSD, Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, fingerprint, microUSB
802.11a/b/g/n (a/b/g/n), Bluetooth 4.2, GSM, HSPA, LTE, GPS
height x width x depth (in mm): 7.7 x 149.9 x 70.9 ( = 0.3 x 5.9 x 2.79 in)
3000 mAh Lithium-Ion
Operating System
Android 8.0 Oreo
Primary Camera: 16 MPix f/1.7
Secondary Camera: 16 MPix f/1.9
Additional features
Keyboard: Virtual, 24 Months Warranty
162 g ( = 5.71 oz / 0.36 pounds) ( = 0 oz / 0 pounds)



Average Score: 71% - average
Average of 2 scores (from 8 reviews)
price: 70%, performance: - %, features: 75%, display: 75% mobility: 80%, workmanship: 80%, ergonomy: 80%, emissions: - %

Reviews for the Samsung Galaxy A6 2018

Samsung's Galaxy A6 phones give you lots of megapixels
Source: CNet English
The midrange A6 Plus gives you a 16MP and 5MP camera combo on the rear, and a 24MP shooter on the front.
Single Review, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/01/2018

Foreign Reviews

Die Metall-Mittelklasse
Source: Curved German DE→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/15/2018
77% Recensione Samsung Galaxy A6
Source: Italian IT→EN
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 06/04/2018
Rating: Total score: 77% price: 70% features: 75% display: 75% mobility: 80% workmanship: 80% ergonomy: 80%
65% Как бы мы жили без китайских смартфонов. Обзор Samsung Galaxy A6
Source: RU→EN
Single Review, online available, Very Long, Date: 05/25/2018
Rating: Total score: 65%
Обзор Samsung Galaxy A6 2018: непростой бюджетник с AMOLED-дисплеем
Source: RU→EN
Positive: Nice display; good cameras. Negative: Mediocre speakers; high price.
Single Review, online available, Medium, Date: 05/21/2018
Trên tay và đánh giá nhanh Galaxy A6 2018: Nhỏ gọn, màu xanh rất đẹp
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Compact size; good price; decent hardware.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 05/09/2018
Galaxy A6, A6+ ra mắt với màn hình AMOLED, camera kép
Source: Zing VN→EN
Positive: Excellent display; nice dual cameras; good price; excellent display.
Comparison, online available, Very Short, Date: 05/02/2018
Trên tay nhanh Galaxy A6: Rất đáng mua trong phân khúc tầm trung
Source: The Gioididong VN→EN
Positive: Good price; beautiful design; nice performance; excellent cameras.
Single Review, online available, Short, Date: 04/29/2018


ARM Mali-T830 MP2: Integrated graphics card for smartphones and tablets with two clusters (MP2) supporting OpenGL ES 3.2. Only some 3D games with very low demands are playable with these cards. » Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Graphics Cards and the corresponding Benchmark List.
7870 Octa: Exynos 7 Soc with eight Cortex-A53 cores clocked at up to 1.6 GHz and manufactured in a 14-nm process. Includes the GPU ARM Mali T830-MP2 as well as a dual-channel memory controller (LPDDR3-1866).» Further information can be found in our Comparison of Mobile Processsors.

This display is quite big for a smartphone but frequently used for smartphones.

Large display-sizes allow higher resolutions. So, details like letters are bigger. On the other hand, the power consumption is lower with small screen diagonals and the devices are smaller, more lightweight and cheaper.  

» To find out how fine a display is, see our DPI List.
0.162 kg:

Only few smartphones are more lightweight than this.

Samsung: The Samsung Group is composed of numerous international businesses, all united under the Samsung brand in South Korea. The meaning of the Korean word Samsung is "tristar" or "three stars". The Samsung brand is one of the most important brands of South Korea. Samsung is an international notebook manufacturer of medium size according market shares and reviews.

In 2015 and 2016, Samsung had a market share of around 24-25% in the global smartphone market and was undisputed market leader. In the laptop sector, Samsung is on the 8th place in the global manufacturer rankings from 2014-2016 with 1.7-2.7%.

In 2016 Samsung slipped into a crisis due to exploding smartphone batteries and a failed recall action.

71%: This rating is bad. Most notebooks are better rated. This is not a recommendation for purchase.
» Further information can be found in our Notebook Purchase Guide.

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Stefan Hinum, 2018-05-25 (Update: 2018-05-25)