Samsung has officially launched its latest flagship phablet phone in India called the Galaxy Note7. The phone is IP68 rated for water / dust resistance and sports 3D glass metal design.
The smartphone also includes fingerprint scanner along with Iris scanner, that unlocks phone using eye recognition. The Galaxy Note7 S Pen is is slimmer with a 0.7mm tip and has improved pressure sensitivity.
The S Pen functions include screen off memo, smart selec, new air command functions like magnify and translate, language convertor etc.
The smartphone features 5.7-Inch Super AMOLED 2K display and is powered by octa-core EExynos 8890 processor. It has 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 64GB storage memory and is fueled by 3500 mAh fast charging battery.
The Galaxy Note7 specs incldue 5MP front camera and 12MP main snapper on the back with dual-pixel PDAF and Smart OIS. It also houses heart rate sensor and barometer and supports 4G LTE via its hybrid dual SIM slots.
- Dimensions: 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm / Weight: 169 grams
- Hyrbrid Dual SIM slots (nano SIM + nano SIM / MicroSD)
- Android 6.09 Marshmallow OS
- S Pen Stylus included
- Heart Rate sensor, Finger print sensor, Iris Scanner, Barometer
- IP68 certified for water and dust resistance
- 5.7-Inch Super AMOLED Display with dual edges, 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution, 518ppi pixel density, Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection, multi-touch supported
- (2.3GHz x 4 + 1.6GHz x 4) 64-bit Octa-Core Exynos 8890 14nm processor
- 4GB LPDDR4 RAM
- 64GB UFS 2.0 storage, Expandable up to 256GB using MicroSD card
- 5MP font camera with F/1.7 Aperture
- 12MP rear camera with LED Flash, F/1.7 APerture, Smart OIS, dual-pixel PDAF, 4K recording
- 35000 mAh battery, wireless / wired fast charging supported
- 4G LTE Cat.12, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2×2 MIMO), Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.2 LE, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack
The Samsung Galaxy Note7 is priced at Rs. 59,900 in India and will be available across country from September 2, 2016. Those who pre-order the smartphone will get its latest Gear VR for Rs. 1990 (original price of Rs. 7,290). The smartphone comes in Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Black Onyx colors and comes with Jio Preview offer with unlimited voice and data for 90 days.