Samsung unveils Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge

Barcelona: Samsung electronics finally unveiled the newest member of its Galaxy family- Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.

The 5.1-inch Galaxy S7 and 5.5-inch Galaxy S7 edge are constructed with 3D glass and metal and come with IP68 water and dust resistance technology.

Enabled with wired and wireless charging technology, the two smartphones come with external memory, which is expandable up to 200GB via microSD card.

The company said that, “Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge introduce the first Dual Pixel camera on a smartphone, delivering brighter and sharper images, even in low light.”

The two smartphones- Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge will be available starting mid-March 2016.

Here are the specifications:

Feature S7         S7 edge
OS Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)
Dimensions  142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9mm, 152g

150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7mm, 157g

Built Corning Gorilla Glass 5  Corning Gorilla Glass 5 
Processor Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad), 64 bit

Quad core (2.15GHz Dual + 1.6GHz Dual), 64 bit

SIM nano-SIM nano-SIM
Memory

4GB RAM, 32/64GB (UFS 2.0), microSD (upto 200GB)

4GB RAM, 32/64GB (UFS 2.0), microSD (upto 200GB)

Camera Rear:Dual Pixel 12MP, Front:5MP Rear:Dual Pixel 12MP, Front:5MP
Battery 3,000mAh (wired, wireless charging) 3,600mAh (wired, wireless charging)
Connectivity WiFi 802.11 (2.4/5GHz), MIMO, Bluetooth v 4.2 LE, USB 2.0, NFC WiFi 802.11 (2.4/5GHz), MIMO, Bluetooth v 4.2 LE, USB 2.0, NFC
Sensors 

Accelerometer, Proximity, RGB Light, Geo-magnetic, Gyro, Fingerprint, Barometer, Hall, HRM

Accelerometer, Proximity, RGB Light, Geo-magnetic, Gyro, Fingerprint, Barometer, Hall, HRM

Payment

NFC, MST

NFC, MST

Colors

Black, White Gold, Silver

Black, White Gold, Silver

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