Samsung has been presenting the customers with smartphones with wide variety of features and mind boggling availabilities. In the same line, Samsung S series has never missed to become the sought after models for smart phones, and as a new model in that series, it kept up the pace of the customers’ expectations. To keep up the pace at a very good level, the Samsung Company announced a new model as an addition to the S series, and they call it Samsung Galaxy S7. This smart phone was announced during the month of February 2016, and it was available from the month of March in the same year.
This Samsung Galaxy S7 is of 142.4*69.6*7.9mm dimension, which is 5.61*2.74*0.31 in inches. The weight of this mobile is 152g, which is 5.36 oz. With the build of Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel, this smart phone sure does entice the customers with its design which adds up to their elegance. Samsung Pay is accessible on this mobile which is certified with Visa and Master cards. This Samsung Galaxy S7 is certified by IP68 as it is capable of maintaining its body dust and water resistant. This smart mobile is dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes. This certification puts a smile on your face, as the mobile is worth buying for it can tackle hard usage too.
The display of this Samsung Galaxy S7 is of a super AMOLED capacitive touch screen with 16M colours. Though we know that this smart phone is of touch screen form factor, it is interesting to know that this mobile gives access to multi-touch. The size of the display screen is 5.1 inches which are equivalent to 72.1% screen to body ratio. The size of the screen makes sure that the users enjoy the visuals at a good quality. The resolution of the screen in Samsung Galaxy S7 is 1440*2560 pixels which are approximately equivalent to 577 pixels per inch. The display is protected with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 with always on display and TouchWiz UI. This smart phone is available in colours like Black, White, Gold, Silver and Pink Gold, and the display of Samsung Galaxy S7 works at the contrast ratio of infinite under nominal light and 4.376 at sunlight.
The Operating System of Samsung Galaxy S7 is Android version 6.0 Marshmallow. With the chipset being Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 Exynos 8890 Octa, the Central Processing Unit of the mobile is Dual core 2.15 GHz kryo and dual core 1.6 GHz kryo, Quad core 2.3 GHz Mongoose and quad core 1.6 Ghz Cortex -A53. Users are well pleased with the performance of this mobile, for Samsung Galaxy S7 never gave the trouble of lag or hanging up to the users. The GPU of this mobile is Adreno 530 with Mali 1880 MP12.
The internal storage of Galaxy S7 comes with two options either, 32 Giga Bytes or 64 Giga Bytes. It has a card slot which can accept microSD card with the capacity of up to 200 Giga bytes in both the single SIM and dual SIM models. The single SIM model has a dedicated slot whereas the Dual SIM model accesses the SIM 2 slot. The Random Access Memory in this Samsung Galaxy S7 is of 4 Giga Bytes which is of the good amount as it enables the users to access the without any malfunction.
Samsung Galaxy series has always excited the users with its amazing features which it launches in each new production of the series. On that line, Samsung Galaxy S7 has made sure to keep the customers excitement at their peak. The primary camera of this Samsung Galaxy S7 is of 12 Mega Pixels, with phase detection, auto focus, OIS and LED flash. Galaxy S7 enriches all our images with the additional features that come along the smart phone camera, which is geo-tagging, simultaneous 4k video, 9 Mega Pixel image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, auto HDR, and panorama. The primary camera capture videos at the rate of 2160@30fps, 1080@60fos, 720@240fps with HDR and dual video recording. To click selfies, this Samsung Galaxy S7 has the front camera of 5MP. It ensures dual video recording with auto HDR.
Alerts could be set to Galaxy S7 with MP3 and WAV ring tones as well as Vibration. It has good working loudspeakers and also 3.5mm jack. The loudspeakers works at 66dB at voice, at 62dB at noise and at 66dB at ring. The audio quality ranges from -92.5dB at noise to -92.7dB at cross talk.
Samsung Galaxy S7 has a non-removable battery which is of Li-lon type of capacity 3000 mAh. This battery works up to 22 hours under talk time mode in 3G connectivity, and up to 62 hours under music play mode.
The connectivity features of this mobile include Wi-Fi acceptance with supporting standards of 802.11 a/b/g/nac, with dual-band, Wi-Fi direct, and hotspot. Other connectivity features include Bluetooth, version 4.2 with A2DP, LE, and apt-X, GPS with A-GPS, GLONASS and BDS. It also accepts NFC and USB with microUSB v2.0 and USB Host. Radio is not available in this mobile.
Certain other features in this Samsung Galaxy S7 are fast battery charging which charges up to 60% in 30 minutes which is powered by Quick Charge 2.0, Wireless charging, ANT+ support, S-voice natural language commands and dictation, One drive to access 115 Giga Bytes cloud storage, Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, MP4/DivX/XviD/WMA/H.264 player, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, Photo/Video player and document viewer. Samsung Galaxy S7 accepts messages as SMS under threading view, and also MMS, Email, Push mail and IM. The browser of this mobile is HTML5, and it gives a ‘No’ to JAVA applications. Sensors which are accessible in this Samsung Galaxy S7 are fingerprint, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity sensor, compass, barometer, and heart rate.
Samsung Galaxy S7 did not disappoint its customers, but still has some cons which need to be rectified. The bloated software and the hybrid SIM and microSD seem be its cons, whereas this smartphone is greatly adored by the users for its model which is designed for easy hold. The processing power of the phone is amazingly stunning; the camera is phenomenal along with IP68 protection. On the whole, Samsung Galaxy S7 has turned favorite among its users.