The new Samsung Galaxy S6 accessories add to the features of this phone and address some potential shortcomings that users are already worried about like no removable battery and a glass back that not everyone is ready to trust when they drop the phone. Here is a look at the official Galaxy S6 accessories that you can expect to see soon.
In addition to these many Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge accessories you can count on a huge collection of third-party options that offer new looks, new features and new ways to charge the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge.
While you will need a specific case for the Galaxy S6 Edge, and another version for the Galaxy S6, most of these accessories will work with both of the new phones. You can see more about the Galaxy S6 vs Galaxy S6 Edge differences in our comparison.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 release date is set for April 10th and we are already seeing a number of third-party options that let will let users charge up the Galaxy S6 and keep it safe day-to-day. For a closer look at these two phones check out the 25 Galaxy S6 features that you’ll love when you finally get your hands on it.
Galaxy S6 Clear View Cover
One of the most intriguing new Galaxy S6 accessories is the smart new Galaxy S6 case option that protects the front and back of the phone but lets your notifications show through. When the screen is off you’ll see a matching color across the front, but when there is a notification the screen lights up to show your notification through a clear view cover. You can see the time, see a message notification and even answer calls without opening the Galaxy S6 Clear View Cover up. This Galaxy S6 accessory is available for the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge. There is no information on the price of either case option yet.
Galaxy S6 Clear Cover
For users that want to show off the design of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge without wrapping it completely up there is the Galaxy S6 Clear Cover. This Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge case covers the back of the phone and the edges, while leaving the sides open on the Edge model so that you can still enjoy the curved display that wraps to each edge side of the Galaxy S6 Edge. The bumper-like case features a matching color on the top and side to highlight the original Galaxy S6 colors.
Galaxy S6 Battery Pack
There is no Galaxy S6 battery replacement coming as either a spare or an extended option. The Galaxy S6 battery does not come out of the phone like the Galaxy S5 and Note 4 batteries do. Instead Samsung relies on faster charging and a new Samsung Battery Pack.
Samsung offers the Galaxy S6 battery pack in gold and pearl. There are no details on the capacity or price of this Galaxy S6 accessory yet. It charges by Micro USB and includes a button to see how much power is left.
Galaxy S6 Wireless Charger
The Samsung Galaxy S6 includes wireless charging built-n that works with the two biggest standards so you can top off your battery almost anywhere that supports wireless charging. The Galaxy S6 wireless charger is available in white or black and looks like a great addition to your desk or night stand that will allow you to keep the phone charged up. Unlike earlier models you don’t need to buy a case to make this work.
Galaxy S6 Headphones
Samsung also displayed a new pair of wireless Galaxy S6 headphones that come in four color options and let users enjoy music without wires. The details are still slim, but it looks like a wireless version of the Level On headphones that Samsung sells for $179, so expect a price premium.