If it does not push the smoothness of its smartphones to the extreme like some Chinese manufacturers including CoolPad, Gionee, Oppo or Vivo, Samsung is still working to reduce the thickness of its products. While the Galaxy S5 smartphone has a thickness of 8.1 millimeters, the Galaxy S6 which will succeed it and which is expected at MWC in Barcelona should achieve a finesse of 6.9 millimeters.
The thing was confirmed to our colleagues at GSMArena by the accessory maker OBLIQ, who took the opportunity to send some pictures of the protective shells that he will offer. The visuals show that the volume adjustment buttons are no longer grouped into one and that the flash of the back photo sensor has been moved to find it to the right of the latter.
Photos sent by OBLIQ (click to enlarge)
Characteristic side, we expect a reminder of a SoC Exynos 7 Octa developed in-house (instead of Qualcomm's Snapdragon 810), a Super AMOLED 2K / QHD screen, a 20 Megapixel digital camera, a 2,600 mAh battery, an IP67 certification for immersion resistance and an Android Lollipop made up of the overlay TouchWiz graphics.