There have been a lot of debates regarding the bloatware Samsung puts in their phones. Yes, we know that TouchWiz is one of the heaviest Android skins. After S5, Samsung promised that the next Galaxy phone will have lighter TouchWiz as well as lesser bloatware. So did Samsung deliver? Let’s find out.

Galaxy S6 is probably the best looking Galaxy phone I’ve ever seen. It looks ten times better than the iconic Galaxy S2. Yes, the TouchWiz is improved as well and is a lot less lighter, the apps now open up in a jiffy. While everything is now fast and smooth, did anyone pay attention to the amount of bloatware installed on the Galaxy S6? Well, at first I thought that we won’t have much but a research done by guys at SammyHub reveals that there are a total of 22 apps that are installed on the Galaxy S6 out of the box. While I personally enjoy… only 1 app from the list, Samsung should have been clear about this. Let’s take a look at list of all the apps.

  • VSCO
  • Magisto
  • Pac-Man Friends
  • The Hobbit: Kingdoms
  • Dragons of Atlantis: Heirs
  • NYTimes
  • The Economist
  • Kindle for Samsung
  • Audible
  • Workout Trainer
  • Endomondo
  • Uber
  • Keepy
  • PayPal
  • Life360
  • LastPass
  • Shazam
  • Fleksy
  • Evernote
  • Pocket
  • Parallels Access
  • Hancom Office

I guess old habits die hard. Eh, Samsung? What do you think about all the bloatware on Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge? Let us