How to Differentiate the Real Samsung Galaxy S6 from a Fake

A high profile phone like Samsung Galaxy S6 is leading to a number of clones and fakes surfacing in the market. Those who buy the phone both offline like on the street vendors, kiosks, or mom-and-pop shop, and online like Craigslist, Amazon, or eBay might really want to know how to detect a fake Galaxy s6 easily in order to not get deceived.

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Many fake mobile phone manufacturers make a fake clone worth millions of dollars. If you do not know, you could be the next victim. So, here is how to spot a fake S6.

  • Note the Device Physical Features

The original Galaxy S6 has a back cover made of high-quality glass that can stand bumps and scrapes, while the fake usually use the low materials like those entry-level Smartphone. At the rear, there is an LED flash next to the camera. If the real one has a somewhat white color, the LED flash color of the fake tends to be yellow.

  • Note the Device Hardware Info

Learn about the three most important specification of a mobile phone, a processor, memory (RAM), and camera. These three specifications will distinguish the real and the fake. The real Samsung Galaxy S6 uses Quad-core 2.1 GHz Cortex-A57. It has 3GB of RAM and equipped with a 16 MP camera that can produce quality images.

  • Samsung Galaxy S6 Interface

The real one uses Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 pixels which is able to produce a super clear quality image. The screen has better anti-aliasing technology. The higher the screen resolution and quality, the grainy pixels on the screen will be less visible.

As you can see, even though the genuine and fake Samsung Galaxy S6 looks almost identical to the untrained eye, there are a great number of differences if you are careful.

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