Phablet Comparison: Apple iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 4 vs. Google Nexus 6
Phablet, thanks to its extending size of screen, becomes an ideal device for both entertainment and work. Nowadays, three mighty competitors - Apple iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Google Nexus 6 - earn popularity of most users in the world.
Now let's see the specifications of these Big Three: iPhone 6 Plus vs. Samsung Note 4 vs. Nexus 6, and which one deserves your best buy.
The most obvious difference that we can notice is the size of screen. Google Nexus 6 is 6.0 inches, followed by Galaxy Note 4 (5.7 inches) and then iPhone 6 Plus (5.5 inches).
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Nexus 6 are equipped with AMOLED screens with 1440x2560 pixels resolution, while iPhone 6 Plus has IPS LCD screen with 1080x1920 pixels.
Winner: Google Nexus 6
iPhone 6 is equipped with 1400 MHz dual-core processor, Nexus 6 2700 MHz quad core and Galaxy Note 4 1900 MHz 8-core processor. Apple's A8 chips require less power while Qualcomm's chips ensure you of the fastest speed of processing.
The most important aspect that affects which phablet to choose is the operating system. iPhone 6 Plus is iOS 8.x, while Galaxy Note 4 features Android 5.0/4.4.4 and Nexus 6 Android 5.0 Lollipop.
What you should consider is their respective crash rate. Android 5.0's 2% crash rate is superior to Apple's iOS 8 2.2% crash rate. Compared with the previous version, Android Lollipop also improves a lot (iOS 7 having 1.9% crash rate, Android KitKat 2.6% crash rate).
Winner: Nexus 6
iPhone 6 Plus has 1GB of RAM and an internal, non-expandable memory of 16GB, 64GB and 128GB. Nexus 6 has a 3GB of RAM and an internal, non-expandable memory of 32GB and 64GB. The Galaxy Note 4 has 3GB of RAM and memory of 16GB and 64GB, expandable up to 128GB.
Winner: Samsung Galaxy Note 4
The capacity of iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Note 4 and Nexus 6 is 2915mAh, 3220mAh and 3220mAh. The 3G talk time is 24 hours (Nexus 6 and iPhone 6 Plus) and 20 hours (the Note 4).
Winner: Nexus 6
These are a part of specifications of iPhone 6 Plus, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 and Nexus 6, also the most important factors. But I'm here just give you a reference. The final decision to choose which should made by yourself.