The blue Samsung Galaxy S6 Active SM-G890A 32GB AT&T Branded Smartphone delivers powerful performance, high-quality optics, and fast charging in a ruggedized, waterproof design. This unlocked smartphone incorporates 32GB of storage, 3GB of RAM, and is powered by the Samsung Exynos 7420 chipset. Its chipset consists of 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A53 and 2.1 GHz ARM Cortex-A57 quad-core CPUs, which deliver enhanced processing power and multi-tasking capability. This architecture also allows you to fluidly navigate the Android Lollipop operating system and pre-installed AT&T firmware and applications.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active houses a 5.1″ Super AMOLED screen, which is designed to produce bright images with robust color reproduction. The screen’s detailed QHD 2560 x 1440 resolution enables vivid and detailed high-definition content. For photo capturing and video chatting, this smartphone features an f/1.9 5-megapixel front camera and an f/1.9 16-megapixel rear camera. Optical image stabilization is onboard for shooting stability, and there’s even an LED flash for taking pictures in low-light situations. On the video side, the rear camera allows you to capture detailed video at 4K resolution.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Active has Bluetooth 4.1 built-in for pairing with other Bluetooth-enabled devices, and dual-band 802.11ac Wi-Fi for high-speed Internet connectivity. Integrated Wi-Fi Direct and NFC give you the ability to connect-to compatible devices for wirelessly sharing content like photos and music. The Samsung Galaxy 6 is equipped with a non-removable 3500mAh battery that’s designed to deliver hours of enjoyment before charging is needed.
GSM / 4G LTE Wireless Connectivity
This phone is designed to work on select GSM networks and is 4G LTE capable. LTE is an advanced cellular network data protocol capable of data speeds so fast that they compete with wired broadband Internet providers. With an LTE connection, this phone should have no problem streaming HD video, downloading apps, uploading photos, or anything else that requires a high-speed data connection. The phone is also backwards compatible with 3G and 2G data for instances when you can’t get LTE. In addition to cellular wireless, this phone also features Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity.
Note: Not compatible with all cellular networks. Please make sure your provider uses a frequency or band that this phone supports. You can check which bands this phone works with in the Specifications.
AT&T Branded / US Compatible LTE
The SM-G890A is the AT&T variant of the Galaxy S6 Active. The G890A’s LTE radio is tuned to frequencies that are most often used in the United States and North America. It can also be used in other parts of the world; however, LTE access may be limited or unsupported, depending on the network. To ensure this phone will work with your carrier please check to make sure the frequencies your carrier uses are supported by this phone. The full list of compatible carrier frequencies can be found here, the frequencies this phone supports can be found in the product specs.
This phone is also AT&T branded and pre-loaded with AT&T firmware and applications. The phone was originally manufactured and locked for AT&T, but has since been unlocked for resale. The phone is new and not pre-owned, though the box has been opened in order to unlock the phone. The phone may be used on any compatible carrier; however, certain features like Wi-Fi tethering may not work on other carriers. The phone is also dependent on AT&T for software updates.
Water-Resistant and Dustproof
- Quick Camera Access: Simply tap the home button twice to go straight into camera mode
- Enhanced Security: The Galaxy S6 incorporates a fingerprint scanner for added security
- Charging: With fast charging, your battery can go from zero to up to 50% in approximately 30 minutes
- Ultra Power Saving Mode: At only 10% battery, this mode will you still receive calls and texts for up to 24 hours by disabling other non-essential device functions
- Wi-Fi: Dual-band 802.11a/b/g/n/ac
- Wi-Fi Direct connectivity
- Near Field Communication (NFC) support
- Infrared port
- GPS: A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou
- Bluetooth: Version 4.1, A2DP, apt-X
- Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP, AVRCP, DI,HFP, HID, HOGP, HSP, MAP, OPP, PAN, PBAP
- ANT+ support
- TouchWiz user interface
- Fingerprint sensor (PayPal certified)
- Sensors: Accelerometer, Barometer, Fingerprint, Gyro, Geomagnetic, Hall, Heart rate, Light, Proximity
- Samsung S-Voice technology
- Supports Samsung Gear Circle, Gear Fit, and Gear
- Smart Switch PC sync support
- Supports the optional wireless charging dock