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Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S8 Plus


Swappasaurus says...

Upgrading the Samsung Galaxy S6 to a newer generation Galaxy S8+ brings a handful of hardware improvements. The most obvious is the Galaxy S8+'s larger 6.2-inch 18.5:9 curved display and 3,500mAh battery. Other upgrades include a Snapdragon 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, IP68 water resistance, always-on display, micro SD card support, rear mounted fingerprint sensor, iris scanner, and USB-C charging port. The camera, although a lower resolution 12MP sensor, also sees a slight improvement with dual pixel phase detection autofocus, and larger f/1.7 aperture lens.

Price Comparison

Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S8 Plus Pricing

Galaxy S6 prices start at $36, which is cheaper than the Galaxy S8 Plus low price of $108.

Color Choices

Galaxy S6

Available in 7 colors:

  • Black
  • White
  • Blue
  • Gold
  • Gold
  • Purple
  • Red

Which Galaxy S6 color should you buy?

Galaxy S8 Plus

Available in 6 colors:

  • Black
  • Blue
  • Gold
  • Gray
  • Pink
  • Silver

Which color Galaxy S8 Plus is the most popular?

Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S8 Plus Colors

The Galaxy S6 introduces three new colors not found in the Galaxy S8 Plus color palette: Gray, Pink, and Silver. Both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S8 Plus share three colors: Black, Blue, and Gold. However, the Galaxy S6 does away with Gold, Purple, Red, and White, previously seen on the Galaxy S8 Plus.

Storage Options

Galaxy S6

Choose from 3 storage options:

  • 32GB
  • 64GB
  • 128GB

Which Galaxy S6 storage should I buy?

Galaxy S8 Plus

Choose from 2 storage options:

  • 64GB
  • 128GB

Which storage Galaxy S8 Plus is the most popular?

Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S8 Plus Storage

Both the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S8 Plus share two storage options: 64GB and 128GB. However, the Galaxy S8 Plus does not have options for 32GB, as seen on the Galaxy S6.


Galaxy S6

No reviews at this time

Galaxy S8 Plus

23 reviews 5.0 stars

Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S8 Plus Reviews

Users rate the Galaxy S8 Plus at 5.0 of 5.0 stars. Reviews for Galaxy S6 are not currently available.

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