Samsung has today unveiled its flagship smartphones in India – Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, which was earlier showcased at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona last week. Both these smartphones are available for pre-order from today to 17th March 2016 and will be rolling out from mid-night 18th March 2016 onwards.
Samsung Galaxy S7 boasts a 5.1 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED always-on display which amounts to 577 ppi. On the other hand, Galaxy S7 edge is fitted with a 5.5 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED always-on dual curved edges display with 534 per pixel density. Both these smartphones are powered by Octa Core Exynos 8890 processor where four cores clocked at 1.6 GHz and other four cores clocked at 2.3 GHz.
On the camera section, Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge is equipped with 12 MP auto focus rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture and Smart OIS. Both these smartphones sport a 5 MP frontal sensor with f/1.7 aperture to capture selfies pictures. Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are backed by 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32GB of inbuilt memory which can be further expanded by up to 200GB via microSD card.
Both of these smartphones run on latest Android version, Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. Galaxy S7 houses a 3000mAh battery and S7 Edge has a 3600mAh battery with fast charging technology on both wired and wireless charging. Connectivity options include 4G LTE, 3G / HSPA+, EDGE / GPRS, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS, GLONASS, Micro USB 2.0 port, NFC and 3.5mm audio jack.
Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge come with IP68 certification which means these smartphones are dust and water proof. These smartphones also have a heart rate sensor, Barometer and the home button houses a fingerprint scanner. S7 and S7 Edge come with Hybrid SIM slot which means second SIM slot can be used as a microSD card slot.
Key Specifications of Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge:
|Model||Samsung Galaxy S7||Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge|
|Display||5.1 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED always-on display||5.5 inch Quad HD Super AMOLED always-on curved edges display|
|Processor||Octa Core Exynos 8890||Octa Core Exynos 8890|
|Camera||12 MP rear and 5 MP front camera||12 MP rear and 5 MP front camera|
|RAM||4GB LPDDR4||4GB LPDDR4|
|Dimensions and Weight||142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9mm and 152 grams||150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7mm and 157 grams|
|Dual SIM||Yes (hybrid SIM slot)||Yes (hybrid SIM slot)|
|Price||48,900 INR||56,900 INR|
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge come in three attractive color options including Black Onyx, Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium for the price of 48,900 INR and 56,900 INR.