On the first day of MWC 2016, Samsung Officially revealed the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge android smartphone. This time, Samsung added lots of new features in their latest flagship phones – the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge. Both the phone looks similar to the previous Samsung Galaxy S6 Model and but both the new phones are packed with some new features.
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge android phones come with 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch displays respectively, with both featuring 2K resolution and with Gorilla Glass 5 Protection. Both the new phone are more powerful and powered with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor or Samsung’s own Exynos 8890 chipset. Comes with 4GB of RAM and Memory 32/64 GB with microSD expansion up to 200 GB. Yes, this time both the phone comes with the MICRO SD support.
On the connectivity front, you get dual SIM configuration, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, GPS, GLONASS, MIMO, Bluetooth v 4.2 LE, ANT+, NFC. Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge has the 12 MP primary camera with f/1.7 aperture, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash and 5 MP secondary camera with f/1.7 aperture. The phones come with features like Motion Photo (much like Apple’s Live Photo) and Motion Panorama.
Galaxy S7 comes with a 3,000mAh battery, the Galaxy S7 Edge is backed by a 3,600mAh battery. These are biggfer than what were found on the previous Galaxy Models. Some other features which are added in the phones are Fingerprint scanner, Quick Charge 3.0 support, Wireless Charging, IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes.
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will go on sale in South Korea, US, UK and other major markets on March 11th. Pre orders are due to start in the next couple of days. For a limited period, Samsung will be offering a Gear VR headset (bundled with six games) free with the phones.