Samsung has officially announced the Galaxy S7 Edge at a dedicated Galaxy Unpacked 2016 event at Barcelona along with its flagship Galaxy S7. The phone will go on sale from March 11, 2016 and comes with free Gear VR headsets on pre-orders from select markets. The handset will be available in Silver titanium, Gold Platinum, White Pearl and Black Onyx colors.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Specifications
The phone has Hybrid Dual SIM slots (Nano SIM + Nano SIM / MicroSD card). It has dimensions of 150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm and Weighs 157 Grams. It has IP68 rating for dust and water resistance and is powered by Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. It has 3D glass with metal design and has unique internal cooling system that prevents overheating.
The Galaxy S7 Edge Specs include 5.5-Inch Super AMOLED always-on Display that gives 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution with 534ppi pixel density and supports multi-touch.
The phone gets the processing power from Quad Core Qualcomm Snaprdong 820 with Adreno 530 GPU or Octa Core (2.3GHz x 4 + 1.6GHz x 4) Exynos 8 Octa 8890 Processor. The handset comes with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM and has 32GB / 64GB storage options, both further expandable up to 200GB using MicroSD Card.
The Galaxy S7 Edge Features in Barometer, Finger print sensor and Heart Rate sensors as well. Samsung has included 12MP primary camera on the back with F/1.7 Aperture, Smart OIS, Auto Focus and has LED flash as well. On the front is 5MP selfie camera with F/1.7 Aperture.
The hardware of the cellphone is backed by 3000 mAh battery that allows WPC and PMA Fast charging, both on wired and wireless charging. The phone supports 4G-LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.2 LE, GPS/GLONASS, USB 2.0, NFC, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.