Squeeze 27 Hours of Talk Time With Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge featured

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone is one of a kind, coming in with many amazing features that will blow your mind. The phone was released on March 2016 and now available in stores for purchase. The single SIM smartphone has a unique metal and alloy design with well defined curves that sits perfectly in your hand.

The phone has a dimension measuring 150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm or 5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (height – width – thickness) which weigh 157 grams.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is available in various colors which are Black, Coral Blue, White, Rose Gold while there are 3 available models or trims of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge which are the 32GB model, 64GB model and 128GB model.

The smartphone runs on Qualcomm snapdragon 840 processor, this processor is very strong and fast and can be compared to the A11 Bionic in the Apple’s iPhone 8 plus; the RAM size of S7 Edge is larger than that of iPhone 8 plus as Galaxy S7 edge has a 4GB RAM against iPhone 8 plus’s 3GB RAM.

The battery life of S7 edge is amazing, samsung really did an amazing job in regards to battery life of the phone and is even better than that of iPhone 8 plus as it is able to last up to 27 hours of talk time on 3G network which is very impressive.

Worthy of note is the phone’s camera quality, if you are a picture freak then this phone is totally for you as it promises to bring your picture and video fantasies to life.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Features

Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Display 5.5 inches
OS Android Marshmallow
Rear Camera 12-megapixel
Front Camera 5-megapixel
RAM 4GB RAM
microSD Storage Up to 256GB
Battery 3600mAH
Design Glass

Price: How much does Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge cost?

You can get the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge in the US for $599 while the price on Canada starts at $760 depending on online retailer you choose from below.

In Australia, the price starts at $799 but the price of Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge in UK is £480 while the EU countries can buy Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge for €560.

In Africa, you can buy the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge in Nigeria for ₦215,000 and Kenya for KSh 62,000 while in Asia, specifically India, the price of Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is RS 38,000.

*Prices here don’t reflect latest prices. Go to your favorite ecommerce website to check latest prices or ongoing deals. You can never tell what you might find especially with our top picks below!

PROS

  • Good battery life
  • Good camera quality
  • Stunning design
  • IP68 certified
  • Powerful processor

CONS

  • Non-removable battery
  • Expensive

Display

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen display occupies approximately 76.1% of the smartphone body, setting the screen display size at 5.5 inches with screen resolution at 1440 by 2560 pixels and screen density, PPI at 534 pixels per inch.

Design

The smartphone sports a stunning design, the design was well thought of as it was crafted using a 3D thermoforming process. The 3D glass was melded to curve with precision that compliments the curved metal alloy to create an exquisitely seamless and strong unibody.

The curve at the back of S7 edge gives it a nice feel and makes it comfortable to grip. Everything about the phone’s design, from the naturally flowing lines, to the thin form comes together to make the phone very attractive to look at as well as comfortable to hold.

The phone also sports an IP66 water and dust proof that protects the phone from damage when it comes in contact with water.

Performance

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge runs on Android Marshmallow operating system with performance backed by a 4GB RAM and Quad-core processing unit clocking at speeds of 2×2.15 GHz and 2×1.6 GHz.

The Internal storage size of the Samsung phone is available in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB models with expandable memory via microSD card of up to 256GB.

The Qualcomm snapdragon processor of the phone is incredibly fast and gets great support from the large RAM which ensures the system runs baggage free and at a full capacity. The in-build memory of the S7 edge provides enough space to store videos, applications, photos amd more.

Camera

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge comes with 12-megapixels rear or primary camera with f/1.7 aperture while an 5-megapixel front or secondary camera with f/1.7 aperture is stationed for additional camera support. A smaller aperture on smartphones creates much better natural pictures than a wider aperture because it lets in more light.

The camera of the smartphone has two photodiodes instead of one, providing professional dual pixel sensor that can focus quickly and accurate.The brighter f1.7 lens and larger 1.4um pixels on the image sensor capture more light giving a sharp and well detailed photo. It also features video digital image stabilization to deliver quality footage every time.

Battery Capacity and Sensors

Galaxy S7 Edge packs a Non-removable Li-Ion battery which is able to store up to 3600mAh battery charge to power all the above features and more. The battery life of S7 edge is fantastic, it features fast charge and wireless charge.

With the fast charge features, you can charge your phone in no time while the wireless charge allows you charge the phone without cable. Another amazing thing is that the battery life awesome and the smartphone can last up to 27 hours of talk time.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge supports connectivity options like WI-Fi, 4G LTE, Bluetooth, GPS, NFC and sensors which includes finger print sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2 and light sensor.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Full Specifications

Smartphone Design  
Device Name Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge or Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Duos
Type Touchscreen smartphone
Released Date Released March 2016
Dimensions and Size 150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm (5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches)
Weight (in grams) 157 g
Colors Black, Coral Blue, White, Rose Gold
Number of SIM One
SIM Nano-SIM
Material Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
Water Resistance Yes – IP68 certified
Dust Resistance Yes
Battery  
Type Non-removable Li-Ion
Battery Capacity 3600 mAh
Stand-by
Talk time 27 hours (3G)
Fast Charge Yes – Quick Charge 2.0
Wireless Charging Qi / PMA wireless charging
Display  
Screen Type Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen
Screen Size (inches) 5.5 inches
Screen-to-body-ratio Approximately 76.1%
Resolution 1440 x 2560 pixels
Pixels Per Inch (PPI) 534 ppi pixel density
Colors 16 million colors
Screen Protection Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Software  
Operating System Android 6.0 Marshmallow but can be upgradable to 7.0 Nougat
Hardware  
Processor Type or Chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 820
Processor Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)
RAM 4GB
Internal Storage 32GB, 64GB and 128GB
Expandable Storage Yes
Expandable Storage Type microSD
Maximum Expandable Storage Up to 256GB
Camera  
Front or Secondary 5-megapixel, f/1.7 aperture
Rear or Primary 12-megapixel, f/1.7 aperture
Features 1/2.5″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama
Connectivity  
Wifi or Wi-Fi Yes
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth Yes v4.2
GPS Yes. A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou
Infrared port No
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB 2.0
USB On-The-Go No
Headphone 3.5mm jack
Networks  
Network Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
4G LTE Yes
Sensors  
Iris scanner No
Fingerprint Yes – Front mounted
Gyroscope Yes
Accelerometer Yes
Proximity Yes
Compass or Magnetometer Yes
Barometer Yes
Heart rate Yes
SpO2 Yes
Light Sensor Yes

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