Samsung new Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge review and specification
Now in 2016 Samsung introduces new smartphones galaxy s7 and s7 edge in the series of galaxy s smartphones with a premium design. This is good that galaxy s6 and s6 edge are still on top with high performance in the last year. The microSD card and water resistance both were dropped in this phone but now in 2016 now Samsung stepped back with memory expansion and water resistance element in galaxy S7 and S7 edge.
In this review, we will talk about Samsung galaxy S7 edge.
Some good and bads about galaxy S7 edge
- New Samsung galaxy S7 edge has an excellent grip
- Excellent screen quality
- Sensible Game tools button
- High-speed camera focus
- Wider and bright picture quality
- microSD card option
- Water resistance
- Galaxy S7 edge does not support adoptable storage
- In rain fingerprint sensor fails
- Mono speaker
Samsung galaxy S7 edge release date and price
Samsung galaxy S7 edge was announced in February and pre-order was started, but it’s official sale start on March 11. The AT&T is selling galaxy S7 edge in US$794.99, Sprint is selling in US$728, T-Mobile is selling in US$779.99 and Verizon in US$792. Samsung galaxy S7 edge smartphone will be available in 32 GB internal storage in black, silver and gold. Keep in mind that carrier pricing is extra and vary by plan and your location.
The very big difference between galaxy S7 and S7 edge in display sizes. Galaxy S7 has 5.1 inches and S7 edge has 5.5 inches. If we compare it with previous dual-edge models, then galaxy S7 is more beautiful. It also offers excellent grip. In short words, this smartphone is very beautiful.
The following are the specifications of the device:
|Dimension||150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm|
|OS||Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Memory||32/64GB built-in, 4GB RAM, MIcroSD Card (support up to 200GB) (dedicated slot)|
|Processor||2.3 GHz Quad-Core Cortex-A53, 1.6 GHz Quad-Core Cortex-A53, Exynos 8890 Octa GPU: Exynos 8890 Octa|
|Connectivity||Bluetooth v4.2 with A2DP, LE, apt-X, USB (microUSB v2.0, USB Host), NFC,WLAN (Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps)Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot), GPRS, EDGE, 3G (HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps), 4G (LTE Cat9 450/50 Mbps)|
|Display Size||5.5 inches, 1440 x 2560 pixels (~534 ppi pixel density) Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2, Fingerprint|
|Display Colour||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Multitouch, Corning Gorilla Glass 5, Always-on display, TouchWiz UI, Curved edge screen|
|Operating Frequency / Band||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G||Band HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100|
|Colors||Black, White, Gold, Silver|
|Entertainment||3.5mm audio jack, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player, SNS integration, YouTube, Google Talk, Games(built-in + downloadable)|
|Camera||12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, 12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, Auto HDR, panorama, Video (2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.), 5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR|
|Other Features||GPS + A-GPS support & GLONASS, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Fast battery charging: 83% in 30 min (Quick Charge 3.0), Wireless charging (Qi/PMA) – market dependent, S-Voice natural language commands and dictation, OneDrive (115 GB cloud storage), Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified), IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes, ANT+ support, Photo/video editor, Document editor, Google Search, Maps, Gmail,input (Swype), YouTube, Calendar, Speaker phone|
|Ring Tones||Downloadable, Polyphonic, MP3, WAV|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|