Today Samsung has officially launched the much leaked Samsung Galaxy Note 7 at the event in London and New York and Rio, the Note 7 will feature Android 6.0.1 operating system, embellished with TouchWiz overlay, also the Samsung Note 7 will have a Super AMOLED screen with curved side edges measuring 5.7 inches diagonally for a resolution of 2560x1A processor with eight cores clocked at 2.3GHz with 4GB RAM support, a Dual Pixel camera of 12 megapixels (f / 1.7) with optical stabilizer that can capture video format UHD, a front camera of 5 megapixels, a reversible USB type-C.
An authentication system by reading fingerprint scanner coupled with Iris, is powered by a 3500mAh battery and embeds 64GB of internal storage which can be expanded using a microSD card (256GB +).
Specs of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7
|Body||Dimensions||153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm (6.04 x 2.91 x 0.31 in)|
|Weight||169 g (5.96 oz)|
|Build||Corning Gorilla Glass 5 back panel|
|SIM||Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)|
|– IP68 certified – dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
– Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
|Display||Type||Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors|
|Size||5.7 inches (~78.0% screen-to-body ratio)|
|Resolution||1440 x 2560 pixels (~518 ppi pixel density)|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass 5|
|Platform||OS||Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow), planned upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat)|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 – USA
Exynos 8890 – Global
|CPU||Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo & dual-core 1.6 GHz Kryo
Quad-core 2.3 GHz + quad-core 1.6 GHz
|Memory||Card slot||microSD, up to 256 GB (dedicated slot) – single-SIM model
microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) – dual-SIM model
|Internal||64 GB, 4 GB RAM|
|Camera||Primary||12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash|
|Features||1/2.6″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama|
|Video||2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.|
|Secondary||5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR|
|Sound||Alert types||Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones|
|– 24-bit/192kHz audio
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
|Comms||WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS|
|USB||v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Features||Sensors||Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|– Fast battery charging
– Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
– ANT+ support
– S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
– MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.264 player
– MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor
|Battery||Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery|
With the Samsung Note 7 uses the 2.3GHz quad-core Exynos 8890SoC Global while the USA gets the Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, backed up with 4GB of RAM. The Samsung S7 is among the fastest handsets around, and it’s hard to imagine the Samsung Note 7.
The Samsung Note 7 has a 3,500mAh battery.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will launch on 19th August in the U.S. with pre-orders starting on tomorrow the 3rd August. Those who purchase the phone in the U.S. will be able to pick a bonus gift: either the Gear Fit 2 or a 256GB microSD card. The Note 7 will be available in Black Onyx, Silver Titanium and Coral Blue and Gold when it launches .
With the base model of 64GB starting at £749 you can add up to 256GB via a MicroSD card.