Android Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge are one of the latest and upcoming phone of 2016. It is manufactured and marketed by Samsung Electronics. The Galaxy S7 is the successor of the S6 and S6 Edge of the year 2015. This phone was officially unveiled during a Samsung press conference at the mobile World Congress, on 21st, February 2016. The release for European and North American, was scheduled to be on 11th, March 2016.

Compared to the S6, the S7 is manufactured in a standard model, same as the “Edge” variant that has a screen wrapped around its body.

Android Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Samsung Galaxy S7

The Samsung Galaxy S7 has a max weight of 152 g (5.2oz), while the S7 Edge has a max weight of 157 g (5.5oz). Both phones runs an operating system of the Android 6.0 Marshmallow, with a memory of about 4 GB LPDDR4 RAM. It comes with a storage of 34 or 64 GB UFS 2.0, and a removable storage (microSD) of about 200 GB. Battery for the S7 is 3,000 mAh, while for the S7 Edge is 3,600 mAh. The rear camera is a 12 MP, f/1.7 aperture, 4K video recording at 30 fps, 1080p at 60fps, 720p at 120fps, and a display of 5.1(130mm) or 5.5(140mm) Quad HD Super AMOLED. Its front camera is a 5 MP, f/1.7 aperture.

Galaxy S7 can be viewed as the evolution of the former years model’s, restoring the design traits from the S5, such as the IP certification for water and dust protection, and also expandable storage.


Galaxy S7’s hardware design is similar to that of the S6, It retains its metal and glass frame, but has a high-class-style like a flatter home button, and a thinner protrusion of its camera.

Its colors will be Black, White, Silver and Gold colors. Unlike the S5, the S7 and S7 Edge are IP68 certified for water and dust protection. S7’s ports are sealed, so they don’t have a protective flap. You can visit the Samsung website for more details of the S7’s.


The Galaxy S7’s runs the Android 6.0 “Marshmallow”, though it doesn’t support the “Marshmallow” “adopted storage” feature. When the phone is on standby, the new “Always-On” feature will display a clock on-screen; the device has a proximity sensor that detects if the device is kept in an enclosed space, such as a pocket, when it detects such, then it will turn off the display completely. It has lots of features, and can be seen on the Samsung website.