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INTRODUCTION

Galaxy S7 Dual
Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual

Samsung Electronics is one of the best and most reputed amongst customers in the field of consumer electronics. As the era of smartphones began, it eventually ventured into the field of smartphones. The Galaxy series of smartphones released by this company has received exceptionally well by the people. Their venture into the field of smartphones had yet again proved the importance they give to the quality of products. The Samsung Galaxy S smartphones have undergone a very rapid and exceptional transformation in last few couple of years. One of the amazing smartphones in this series is the Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual. This smartphone was released under the codename Project Lucky. This smartphone was first announced in a Samsung Press conference held at the mobile world congress on 21st, February, 2016. Later it was released into the market for sale on 11th, March, 2016. The previous model to this smartphone is the Samsung Galaxy S6 which had some technical issues. This smartphone is an upgraded version, where all the issues were rectified. Being priced at the higher end, this phone targets those belonging to the upper middle class as its potential target customer base. This smartphone’s major USP is its amazing display, good battery and well defined camera. Now let us discuss its other important technical specifications in detail in the review which follows. Simultaneously let us also figure out its pros and cons.

DESIGN & DISPLAY

Galaxy S7 Dual Design
Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual Design

This smartphone has the basic look and feel of its predecessor model, the Samsung Galaxy S6. It does come with a few refinements like a differently shaped home button and classier camera design. Like most high end Samsung smartphones, this too comes with the IP68 – certified dust and water resistive protection. The length of Galaxy S7 is 142.4 mm and its breadth is 69.6 mm. The thickness of the phone is just 7.9 mm. It weighs moderately with an average weight of 157 g. The protection given to this smartphone’s display and rear panel is Corning Gorilla Glass 4. The display type used in this mobile phone is the Super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 16 M colours. It is 5.1 inches in size and has a screen – to - body ratio of 72 %. The resolution this screen provides is 1440 x 2560 pixels. It has a good multi touch feature. The other additional enhancement features of this phone’s display are always – on display option and Touchwiz UI. This smartphone comes in five different colours namely Black, White, Gold, Silver and Pinkish Gold.

PERFORMANCE & CONFIGURATION

Galaxy S7 Dual Performance
Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual Performance

This smartphones functions on Android OS v 6.0. This is the Marshmallow OS which is the latest of the Android OS. The chip set used here is the Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 processor. This chipset is aided by the Exynos 8890 Octa processor. The central processing is taken care of by a combination of processors. A dual core Kryo processor with processing speed of 2.15 GHz and another Kryo processor with a Clock speed of 1.6 GHz is present. Additionally, two Quad – core processors is also used. A Quad core, Mongoose processor with 2.3 GHz and another Quad – core Cortex A53 with a speed of 1.6 GHz is used. The graphics interface is taken care by two GUI’s. One Adreno 530 and a Mali – T880 MP12 is coupled for this purpose. The storage specification of this smartphone is such that, it comes in two variations, a 32 GB and a 64GB model. This smartphone comes with the mixed card slot type. Here one slot is solely dedicated to one sim card. The second slot can either be used for sim 2 or can be used as external memory slot. The expandable memory is up to a max of 200 GB. The RAM memory of this smartphone is 4GB which is excellent for heavy users.

CAMERA & MULTIMEDIA

Galaxy S7 Dual Camera
Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual Camera

The main camera of Samsung Galaxy S7 comes with 12 MP and an aperture focal length of f/1.7. The wide angle width is 26 mm. The sensor size used in this smartphone is 1/ 2.6 inches. The pixel size used is 1.4 micrometer. It comes with a LED Flash option. The front camera is 5 MP with aperture of f/1.7. The wide angle width is 22 mm. The additional supportive features available are dual video call and Auto HDR. The enhancement features found in this phone are Auto focus, face detection, OIS, touch focus and panorama. The audio in this device is really good. It comes with good quality speakers. It does not have a functional FM Radio. It has a simultaneous 4K video and 9 MP image recording.

BATTERY AND CONNECTIVITY

Galaxy S7 Dual Battery
Samsung Galaxy S7 Dual Battery

This smartphone comes with a user non–removable Li – Ion battery. It has a maximum capacity of 3000 mAh. The talk time available on an average is up to 22 h on 3G mode. This is a mixed sim phone where both the sim slots are nano sim type. GSM network has to be used. Both the sims come with 3G and 4G compatibility. Wireless connectivity features are also present.

PROS & CONS

The major advantages in this smartphone are its amazing look and feel, great battery life, dust and water resistance and good quality camera. The disadvantages are lack of FM Radio and hybrid SIM slot.

  • img-ques How many SIM card does the phone supports?
  • img-ans There are two variants of the Samsung Galaxy S7, one supports single SIM while the other supports dual SIM.
  • img-ques Does the display of the Samsung Galaxy S7 has some kind of protection or do I need to use a screen guard?
  • img-ans The display provided in Samsung Galaxy S7 is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 4 that makes the screen resistant to scratches. Even though the screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass, it’s advisable to use an additional layer of protection for the display, such as screen guard or protective casing.
  • img-ques What are the various color options of the Samsung Galaxy S7?
  • img-ans The phone is available in five color variants i.e. Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold.
  • img-ques Does the phone have NFC support?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone provides NFC support for Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified).
  • img-ques Does the phone offer fingerprint scanner, if yes where is it located?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone does come with a fingerprint scanner, the scanner is located on the rear of the phone and is touch based.
  • img-ques How much does the Samsung Galaxy S7 weigh?
  • img-ans The phone weighs 152 grams only.
  • img-ques Does the phone features with a microSD card slot?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone has a microSD card slot (for single SIM variant) and uses the second SIM card slot for the dual SIM variant phone.
  • img-ques Can I fast charge the Samsung Galaxy S7?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone does support fast charging. It supports Fast battery charging: 60% in 30 min (Quick Charge 2.0).
  • img-ques Does the phone provides support for LTE and VoLTE networks?
  • img-ans The answer is yes, the phone does support LTE and VoLTE.
  • img-ques Is the battery provided in the Samsung Galaxy S7 removable?
  • img-ans No, the phone doesn’t feature with a removable battery.
  • img-ques Does the phone features with an earphone jack?
  • img-ans Yes, an earphone jack has been provided in the Samsung Galaxy S7.
  • img-ques What kind of battery is provided in the Samsung Galaxy S7? What kind of performance can be expected from it?
  • img-ans The phone comes with a Non-removable Li-Ion 3000 mAh battery that provides a talk time up to 22 hours on 3G networks and music playback time up to 62 hours.
  • img-ques How many sensors does the Samsung Galaxy S7 phone has?
  • img-ans The phone comes with eight sensors i.e. Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate and SpO2.
  • img-ques What kind of cameras are provided in the Samsung Galaxy S7?
  • img-ans A 12 MP primary camera with f/1.7, 26mm sensor is provided in the phone. The rear camera is supported by phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, check quality. The front shooter boasts a 5MP camera that has a 1/4.1" sensor size, 1.34 µm pixel size, f/1.7. The front camera supports dual video call and Auto HDR.
  • img-ques Does the phone supports wireless charging?
  • img-ans Yes, the phone supports wireless charging.