Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE Detailed Comparison

Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Samsung Galaxy s20 FE

SCORE:
71
SCORE:
85

Highlights

  • 5.5" 1080 x 1920 IPS LCD screen
  • 1 rear camera
  • 12MP f/2.2 main camera
  • 2750 mAh Non-removable Li-Ion battery

Highlights

  • 6.5" 1080 x 2400 (HD+) Super AMOLED screen
  • 3 rear cameras
  • 12MP f/1.8 main camera
  • HDR display
  • 4500 mAh Non-removable Li-Po battery
 

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Overview

Here we are comparing Apple iPhone 6s Plus to Samsung Galaxy s20 FE to reveal their common strengths and weaknesses as well as the differences between them.

We have evaluated the smartphones from available features and specifications. Samsung Galaxy s20 FE gets higher overall score in our ranking system which is based on network, connectivity, memory, display specifications, video, audio and other features.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Samsung Galaxy s20 FE

BODY
61
NETWORK
89
DISPLAY
63
MEMORY
32
CAMERA
68
FEATURES
81
LOCATION TECH
86
CONNECTIVITY
85
SENSORS
81
AUDIO
74
BATTERY
56
OVERALL
71
BODY
73
NETWORK
91
DISPLAY
84
MEMORY
76
CAMERA
82
FEATURES
87
LOCATION TECH
90
CONNECTIVITY
94
SENSORS
81
AUDIO
88
BATTERY
88
OVERALL
85

Advantage of Apple iPhone 6s Plus

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Apple iPhone 6s Plus over Samsung Galaxy s20 FE.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Thinner 6.23" x 3.07" x 0.29"
158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm
vs 6.29" x 2.93" x 0.33"
159.8 x 74.5 x 8.4 mm
Front Flash Retina Flash vs
Front Camera Face Detection vs
QZSS vs
Ambient light sensor vs
3.5mm Audio Jack vs
Longer Internet Usage Time LTE Up to 12 hours vs UP to 9 hours

Advantage of Samsung Galaxy s20 FE

This section shows the features and specifications which are the reason to choose Samsung Galaxy s20 FE over Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Lighter 6.77 oz (192 g) vs 6.7 oz (190 g)
Number of SIM Single SIM vs Hybrid Dual SIM
Screen Type IPS LCD vs Super AMOLED
Higher Screen Resolution 1080 x 1920 vs 1080 x 2400 (HD+)
Higher Screen Pixel Density 401ppi vs 407ppi
Higher Screen To Body Ratio 67.7% vs 84.8%
Higher Contrast Ratio 1300∶1 vs 2,000,000∶1
HDR display vs
More RAM 2GB vs 6GB
More Internal Storage 16GB vs 128GB
Memory Card Slot vs shared with SIM
More Rear Cameras Wide vs Wide + UltraWide + Telephoto
Wider Main Camera Aperture f/2.2 vs f/1.8
Wider Main Camera 29mm vs 26mm
Larger Sensor on Main Camera 1/3" vs 1/1.76"
Larger Pixels on Main Camera 1.22μm vs 1.8μm
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera vs Resolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3.0%
Pixel Size: 1.12μm
Telephoto Camera vs Resolution: 8MP
Focal Length: 76mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/4.5%
Pixel Size: 1.0μm
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Higher Front Camera Resolution 5MP vs 32MP
Higher Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS 720p at 30fps vs 4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Higher Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS 4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
vs 4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Rear Camera Slow Motion Recording 1080p at 120fps
720p at 240fps
vs 120fps at FHD
240fps at FHD
960fps at HD
Rear Camera HDR Video Recording vs HDR10+
HDR10 playback vs
HDR10+ playback vs
A-GPS vs
BDS vs
USB USB 2.0 vs USB 3.2 On-The-Go
Wi-Fi Standard 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac vs 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Bluetooth version v4.2 vs v5.0
ANT+ vs
CPU Type Dual-core vs Octa-core
CPU Speed 1.8 GHz vs 2.84 GHz, 2.42 GHz, 1.8 GHz
Compass vs
Loudspeaker Configuration Mono vs Stereo
Dolby Atmos vs
Audio Specifications 16-bit/44.1kHz vs 32-bit/384kHz
Higher Battery Capacity 2750 mAh (typical) vs 4500 mAh (typical)
Fast Wired Charging vs QC2.0 and AFC
Wireless Charging vs compatible with WPC
Longer Internet Usage Time Wi-Fi Up to 12 hours vs Up to 13 hours

Common Strengths and Weaknesses

Here we list common strengths and weaknesses of both smartphones.

PROS
👍   4G Bands
👍   Front Selfie Camera
👍   Rear Flash
👍   Rear Camera HDR
👍   Rear Camera Panorama
👍   Rear Camera Face Detection
👍   Front Camera HDR
👍   GPS
👍   Wi-Fi Direct
👍   NFC
👍   Gyroscope
👍   Accelerometer
👍   Proximity sensor
👍   Barometer
👍   Fingerprint Sensor
👍   Loudspeaker Configuration
CONS
👎   No 5G Bands
👎   12MP and 12MP Main Camera
👎   No Infrared
👎   No FM radio

Side by Side Comparison

And in the end we display side by side all the specifications which are present for both models.

Note: The following table shows only those details which are applicable for both models and excludes the ones that are applicable for only one model. If you want to see a full list of specs for each model please visit their individual pages here - Apple iPhone 6s Plus and here - Samsung Galaxy s20 FE.

BASICS Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
BrandApplevsSamsung
ModeliPhone 6s PlusvsGalaxy s20 FE
Version2GB/16GBvs6GB/128GB
CountryUSAvsUK
ColorsSpace Gray, Silver, Gold, Rose GoldvsCloud Lavender, Cloud Navy, Cloud Mint, Cloud Orange, Cloud Red, Cloud White
Annouce date2015, September 09vs2020, September 23
Release Date2015, September 25vs2020, October 02
BODY Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
BuildGlass front (Gorilla Glass), aluminum back, aluminum framevsGlass front, plastic back, aluminum frame
Weight6.77 oz (192 g)vs6.7 oz (190 g)
Dimensions (HxWxD)6.23" x 3.07" x 0.29"
158.2 x 77.9 x 7.3 mm
vs6.29" x 2.93" x 0.33"
159.8 x 74.5 x 8.4 mm
NETWORK Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Number of SIMSingle SIMvsHybrid Dual SIM
SIM SizeNano-SIMvsNano-SIM
TechnologyGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTEvsGSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
2G BandsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
CDMA 800, 1700, 1900, 2100
vsGSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900
3G BandsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100
TD-SCDMA 1900, 2100
vsHSDPA 850, 900, 1700 (AWS), 1900, 2100
4G BandsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 17 / 18 / 19 / 20 / 25 / 26 / 28 / 29 / 30vsFDD LTE: Bands 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 / 5 / 7 / 8 / 12 / 13 / 17 / 20 / 26 / 28 / 32 / 66
TDD LTE: Bands 38 / 40 / 41
5G Bandsvs
SCREEN Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
ScreenSize5.5"/139.7 mm (full rectangle)vs6.5"/165.5 mm (full rectangle)
Screen TypeIPS LCDvsSuper AMOLED
Screen Resolution1080 x 1920vs1080 x 2400 (HD+)
Screen Pixel Density401ppivs407ppi
Screen Aspect Ratio16∶9vs20∶9
Screen To Body Ratio67.7%vs84.8%
Contrast Ratio1300∶1vs2,000,000∶1
HDR displayvs
MEMORY Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
RAM2GBvs6GB
Internal Storage16GBvs128GB
Memory Card Slotvs shared with SIM
Card TypevsMicroSD
CAMERA Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Rear CamerasWidevsWide + UltraWide + Telephoto
Main Wide-Angle CameraResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 29mm
Pixel Size: 1.22μm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3"
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 26mm
Aperture: f/1.8
Sensor Size: 1/1.76%
Pixel Size: 1.8μm
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Ultra-Wide Angle Camera vsResolution: 12MP
Focal Length: 13mm
Aperture: f/2.2
Sensor Size: 1/3.0%
Pixel Size: 1.12μm
Telephoto CameravsResolution: 8MP
Focal Length: 76mm
Aperture: f/2.4
Sensor Size: 1/4.5%
Pixel Size: 1.0μm
Phase-Detection Autofocus
Optical Image Stabilization
Second Telephoto Cameravs
Front CamerasFaceTime HD cameravsWide
Front Selfie CameraResolution: 5MP
Aperture: f/2.2
vsResolution: 32MP
Aperture: f/2.2
Focal Length: 26mm
Sensor Size: 1/2.74%
Pixel Size: 0.8μm
Front UltraWide Cameravs
Rear Depth Cameravs
Front Depth Cameravs
Macro Cameravs
Front Flash Retina Flashvs
Rear Flash True Tone flashvs with LED flash
FEATURES Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Video Playing FormatH.264, AAC-LC, MPEG-4, Motion JPEG, PCMvsMP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM
Digital ZoomFor stills: 5x
For video: 3x
vsFor stills: 30x
Front Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS720p at 30fpsvs4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Rear Camera Video Recording Resolution/FPS4K UHD at 30fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
720p at 30fps
vs4K UHD at 30fps
4K UHD at 60fps
1080p at 30fps
1080p at 60fps
Rear Camera Slow Motion Recording1080p at 120fps
720p at 240fps
vs120fps at FHD
240fps at FHD
960fps at HD
Front Camera HDR Video Recordingvs
Rear Camera HDR Video Recordingvs HDR10+
Rear Camera HDRvs
Rear Camera Panoramavs
Rear Camera Face Detectionvs
Front Camera HDRvs
Front Camera Panoramavs
Front Camera Face Detectionvs
HDR10 playbackvs
HDR10+ playbackvs
Dolby Vision playbackvs
Hyperscale 1080p Video Supportvs
LOCATION Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
GPSvs
A-GPSvs
GALILEOvs
GLONASSvs
BDSvs
QZSSvs
NavICvs
LTEPPvs
CONNECTIVITY Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
USBUSB 2.0vsUSB 3.2 On-The-Go
USB InterfaceLightningvsType-C
Infraredvs
Wi-Fi Standard802.11 a/b/g/n/acvs802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax
Wi-Fi Directvs
Bluetooth versionv4.2vsv5.0
NFC (Only Apple Pay)vs
ANT+vs
FM radiovs
PLATFORM Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
OSiOS 9, upgradable to iOS 14.2vsAndroid 10
ChipsetApple A9vsQualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865
CPU TypeDual-corevsOcta-core
CPU Speed1.8 GHzvs2.84 GHz, 2.42 GHz, 1.8 GHz
GPUPowerVR GT7600vsAdreno 650
SENSORS Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Gyroscopevs
Accelerometervs
Proximity sensorvs
Barometervs
Ambient light sensorvs
Face Recognitionvs
LiDAR Scannervs
Gravity Sensorvs
SARvs
Compassvs
Hall Effectvs
Camera laser focusingvs
Color Temperaturevs
Gesturevs
Color Spectrumvs
Distance Sensorvs
IR Blastervs
IR remote controlvs
HR Sensorvs
Iris Sensorvs
Fingerprint Sensorvs Under display, Optical
Infrared Thermometryvs
Hearing Aid Compatibilityvs
AUDIO Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Loudspeaker ConfigurationMonovsStereo
Dolby Atmosvs
3.5mm Audio Jackvs
Audio Specifications16-bit/44.1kHzvs32-bit/384kHz
BATTERY Apple iPhone 6s Plus vs Samsung Galaxy s20 FE
Battery TypeNon-removable Li-IonvsNon-removable Li-Po
Battery Capacity2750 mAh (typical)vs4500 mAh (typical)
Fast Wired Chargingvs QC2.0 and AFC
Wireless Chargingvs compatible with WPC
Talk TimeUp to 24 hours (3G)vsUp to 33 hours (3G)
Internet Usage Time LTEUp to 12 hoursvsUP to 9 hours
Internet Usage Time Wi-FiUp to 12 hoursvsUp to 13 hours

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