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|
|microSD Storage||Up to 256GB|
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!
- Good battery life
- Good camera quality
- Stunning design
- IP68 certified
- Powerful processor
- Non-removable battery
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.
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.
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.
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
|Device Name||Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge or Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Duos|
|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|
|Material||Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel|
|Water Resistance||Yes – IP68 certified|
|Battery Capacity||3600 mAh|
|Talk time||27 hours (3G)|
|Fast Charge||Yes – Quick Charge 2.0|
|Wireless Charging||Qi / PMA wireless charging|
|Screen Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen|
|Screen Size (inches)||5.5 inches|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels|
|Pixels Per Inch (PPI)||534 ppi pixel density|
|Colors||16 million colors|
|Screen Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 4|
|Operating System||Android 6.0 Marshmallow but can be upgradable to 7.0 Nougat|
|Processor Type or Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820|
|Processor||Quad-core (2×2.15 GHz Kryo & 2×1.6 GHz Kryo)|
|Internal Storage||32GB, 64GB and 128GB|
|Expandable Storage Type||microSD|
|Maximum Expandable Storage||Up to 256GB|
|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|
|Wifi or Wi-Fi||Yes|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac|
|GPS||Yes. A-GPS, Glonass, BeiDou|
|Network Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Fingerprint||Yes – Front mounted|
|Compass or Magnetometer||Yes|
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