Samsung has launched its latest flagship smartphones – the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. And like always, these two smartphones are making headlines for their impressiveness. This time around, Samsung has made the difference between the two models more apparent and thus, the new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has now become more attractive than its regular counterpart and more edgy than ever before. It is also being argued that the latest Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the best Android phone ever.
Here’s a look at the ‘oh so impressive’ new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge:
Design & Display
The new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge comes with the same glass and metal design, with its bend glass pane wrapped around the metal bezel, which never actually lost its unique appeal. The Edges as Samsung calls are not only all about unique and beautiful looks and also offer greater functionality with side swipe menus as well as blinking notifications.
Moreover, unlike the previous S6 Galaxy Edge, the latest 2016 Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has become more differentiated than the regular S7 model. While the S7 gets a 5.1 inch display, the S7 Edge boasts of a slightly larger 5.5 inch screen. The device’s larger and gorgeous Super AMOLED also outperforms the S6 Edge in terms of sharpness and brightness and offers an eye popping experience. The display has a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels and pixel density of 534 ppi. The display is simply stunning.
Samsung has also done a remarkable job in making the phone so slim, slight and compact despite the large screen size. The beautiful curves have been retained, while making the entire handset sleeker and more sophisticated. The camera bump from the S6 models is almost gone making the device stable on flat surfaces.
Both the sides of the smartphone are protected by Gorilla Glass 4 and the phone offers a beautiful jewel like sheen which is enough to spellbind any buyer at first sight.
The Galaxy S7 Edge is one of the most loaded Android smartphones this year. The device is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 or Octa-core Exynos 8890, depending on the country. There is the support of 4 GB of RAM. This means super fast and smooth performance without a stutter. The new smartphone offers 32 GB of inbuilt memory and a MicroSD slot to expand it to up to 200 GB.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge runs on Android Operating System version 6.0 Marshmallow which is topped with Samsung’s TouchWiz User Interface that has been also improved. The device also gets an always on display feature that shows time, date and notifications even when the device is sleeping.
Moreover, the Edge also offers the ability to open menus from swiping its beautiful glass coated bezel, which is highly useful and functional. The edge of the phone’s display offers access to frequently used apps, frequent contacts, Yahoo news headlines and other stuff such as making a call or taking a selfie.
The updated TouchWiz skin is also pretty smooth and efficient.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge offers simply superb camera experience and offers mind blowing pictures that are among the best that any high-end phone offers currently. Samsung has brought down the megapixel count from 16 to 12, but the lens gets wider aperture of f/1.7 along with the support of Dual Pixel feature. This means picture quality and camera auto-focus has improved than before. The larger pixels also grab more light to offer brighter images and more impressive photo shooting experience even in low light conditions. The primary rear camera also gets all the great features and the camera software that offers the primary snapper to shoot in 4k videos, slow motion videos, and even time-lapse images. Moreover, every shot also offers little videos while browsing the photo gallery and stills can also be captured from any captures video clip.
There’s of course, also an impressive front facing 5 MP Selfie snapper that comes with improved sensor, which offers beautiful selfies.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge draws its juice from a nice and powerful 3600 mAh battery pack, which is a massive improvement as well. Thus, you can very well work and play heavily on the latest Galaxy S7 Edge and sail through the day and even more. The smartphone also obviously comes empowered with the technology to allow fast charging, which means even a 15 – 20 minute charge will give you a few hours.
The new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge gets its heart rate monitor at the back of the device, while its fingerprint scanner has been built in within the home button. The device is also water resistant and comes with IP68 certification.
The latest Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is currently arguably the best Android smartphone in the market and it has certainly got all the tongues wagging. The new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is not just a thing to behold, as this stunner has ample amount brains to impress. This latest flagship model from the house of the South Korean tech giant is simply superb in terms of looks, display, hardware specs, software, features and functionality. Thus, in short the new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is a highly edgy smartphone model that has been created to impress. The best part is that while Samsung improved the already highly impressive Galaxy S6 Edge in the latest iteration and corrected all the shortcomings, for example the battery department, the company has also focused on marking the Galaxy S7 Edge apart from the Galaxy S7 more prominently other than the curved edges. That is why, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge has become bigger, more improved and comes along with a larger battery than the Galaxy S7 model.
To know more about the Galaxy S7 Edge, you can visit Samsung store. If you wish to get more insight about the device’s specs sheet as well as compare it with similar high-end models including the S7, then you can find full comparisons on Samsung store to make your buying decision easier.
To keep it short and simple, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is an irresistible and highly refined smartphone that is fully worth every penny of its premium pricing.