Samsung has launched its top of the line, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge devices in India today. The flagship phones on which Samsung is resting a lot of hope will hit Indian markets from 17th of March, 2016 for a price of Rs 48,900 for the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge will start retail for Rs 56,900. Pre-bookings for the phones begins from today.
Samsung has also announced that it’s throwing in a free Gear VR headset on all pre-bookings. The phones will be available in three color options, Black Onyx, Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium.
Samsung’s latest S series phones come with a promise of great performance and best in market specs all draped in a beautiful metal frame covered by Gorilla Glass 4 at the front and back.
The Galaxy S7 comes equipped with a 5.1-inch Super AMOLED Quad HD display(1440 x 2560), while the more premium S7 edge brings to the users a beautiful 5.5-inch curved Quad HD display(1440 x 2560) which effortlessly melts into the phone’s metal frame to create an elegant looking device. Samsung has decided to bump up the battery on the phones, with the S7 getting a 3000mAh battery pack while the S7 edge getting an upgraded 3600mAh battery.
Galaxy S7 Edge
|Display||5.1-inch Super AMOLED QHD display||5.5-inch curved AMOLED QHD display|
|Resolution||2560 x 1440 pixels||2560 x 1440 pixels|
|Processor||Exynos 8890||Exynos 8890|
|GPU||Mali T880||Mali T880|
|Storage||32GB/ 64GB||32GB/ 64GB|
|Rear Camera||Dual Pixel 12MP with f/1.7 aperture||Dual Pixel 12MP with f/1.7 aperture|
|Front Camera||Dual Pixel 5MP||Dual Pixel 5MP|
|Expandability||via MicroSD||via MicroSD|
|Battery||3000mAh battery||3600mAh battery|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot, Bluetooth v4.1, A-GPS, GLONASS, NFC|
|OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Price||RS 48,900||Rs 56,900|