Globe gets first dibs in offering the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge via pre-order site

 

Globe is the first telco in the country to offer the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge via an online portal that accepts pre-orders from Globe postpaid and Platinum customers.

    Globe customers will be the first to own the S6 and S6 Edge ahead of Samsung’s official release in the country, which will be in three weeks. Those who pre-order online until April 5 will get:

    • a free limited edition Samsung wireless charger and a discount voucher which will give them up to 15% discount on Galaxy S6 and S6 edge accessories.
    • free exclusive content such as 3-month subscription to Spotify, where they can create their own playlist with millions of songs, and 3-month access to HOOQ, where they can watch from a selection of over 10,000 movies and TV series from local and international partners.

    Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge Quick Specs

    Carefully crafted from metal and glass, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 features a 5.1 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen, equipped with vivid, bright and fast 5-megapixel front and 16-megapixel rear camera. Wired charging is now 1.5 times faster than the Galaxy S5, providing about 4 hours of usage after only 10 minutes of charging. The S6 and S6 edge runs on a 1.5GHz octa-core processor and multi-window feature which allow users to multi-task seamlessly. See the full detailed specs below.

    Regular postpaid customers who pre-ordered online can start claiming their Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 edge starting April 18, 2015 at designated Globe stores nationwide. To pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge online, visit www.globe.com.ph/galaxys6.

    Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge on myLifestyle Plan

    The Samsung Galaxy S6 32GB is available at Plan 999*, which comes with unlimited calls and texts to Globe/TM, GoSURF299 (1.5GB mobile internet), all-you-want Facebook, plus free Spotify Premium for 3 months, free HOOQ for 3 months, free Gadget Care and Navigation Bundle for 1 month and free 1GB of Globe Cloud.

    The Samsung Galaxy S6 edge 32GB is available at Plan 1499**, which comes with unlimited calls and texts to Globe/TM, GoSURF499 (3GB mobile internet), all-you-want Chat and Facebook plus free Spotify Premium for 3 months, free HOOQ for 3 months, free Gadget Care and Navigation Bundle for 1 month, and free 1GB of Globe Cloud.

    *With P825 monthly cashout for 24 months
    **With P850 monthly cashout for 24 months

     

    Why Not Go Platinum?

    Globe Platinum customers can avail of the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge with all pre-order freebies on its newly-introduced Platinum Lifestyle Plan 4999, which offers unlimited calls and texts to all networks, 15GB worth of local mobile data, access to Facebook, Viber, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, Evernote and Globe Cloud on top of the 15GB data allocation, worldwide roaming services and a roster of exclusive Platinum perks and privileges. Plus, pre-orders will be delivered direct to the customer’s doorstep.

      To pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge online, visit www.globe.com.ph/galaxys6.

      Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge Specs - Click to View

      DIMENSION
      143.4(H) X 70.5(W) X 6.8(T) mm, 138 g: Samsung Galaxy S6
      142.1(H) X 70.1(W) X 7.0(T) mm, 132g: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge

      DISPLAY
      5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED (2560×1440), 577ppi

      AP
      64-bit Octacore Processor (2.1GHz Quad, 1.5GHz Quad)
      MEMORY3 GB RAM + 32/64/128 GB Internal memory
      NETWORK2.5G (GSM/GPRS/EDGE): 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
      3G (HSPA + 42Mbps): 850/900/1900/2100 MHz
      4G (LTE Cat.6 300/50Mbps)
      * May differ by country and carrier

      SENSOR
      Accelerometer, Geo-magnetic, Gyroscope, RGB ambient light, Proximity, Barometer, Hall Sensor, Finger Scanner, Heart Rate Monitor

      CAMERA
      Front camera: 5MP/F1.9/Real-time HDR
      Rear camera: 16MP/F1.9/Real-time HDR/VOIS

      Operating System
      Android 5.0 (Lollipop)

      CONNECTIVITY
      Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2X2 MIMO)
      Download Booster, NFC, BT v4.1 LE, ANT+, USB 2.0

      BATTERY
      2,550mAh : Samsung Galaxy S6
      2,600mAh : Samsung Galaxy S6 edge
      Fast charging, Wireless charging

      AUDIO
      Audio Codec: MP3, AMR-NB, AMR-WB, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, WMA, Vorbis, FLAC, OPUS
      Audio Format: MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA Adapt Sound, Sound Alive, Wise Voice 2.0, Extra Volume 2.02 Mics(Directional Voice Recording)

      Author

      Irwin Allen Rivera loves his wife's cooking so much he's now twice the man he used to be. His English essay won a Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Award for Literature in 2012. His philosophical-horror story appeared in Philippine Speculative Fiction 8 (2013). He was managing editor and lead writer of Sites and Symbols 2 (2005), a coffee-table book about buildings in UP Diliman - his alma mater (BA Philosophy; MA Creative Writing continuing). He worked at the UP Diliman Information Office before shifting to web content writing. His sudden fiction, "Notwithstanding Pigs," initially a Friendster testimonial, appeared in Philippines Graphic (2006) and in Very Short Stories for Harried Readers (2007). He used to write for www.technoodling.net.