Samsung’s flagship devices Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are now available in India. The price of Galaxy S7 and S7 edge in India stands at Rs 48,900 (32 GB) and Rs 56,900 (32 GB), respectively.
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will be available in India starting from March 18, 2016 in Black Onyx, Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium colors. The pre-booking opens has started and continues till March 17, 2016.
Samsung R&D in India played a significant role in the development of the new devices with many engineers involved in the expansion of the My Galaxy platform. The unique consumer engagement platform has been customized to offer services such as My Assistant, Phone pick up and drop, Fast Track service and Live Chat.The Indian R&D team also contributed to developing the Motion Panorama feature.
Galaxy S7 and S7 edge now brings metal and glass together from every angle. Both the devices come with a thinner bezel and a larger immersive screen in the smallest possible frame, with a 5.5” sAMOLED Display for the Galaxy S7 edge and 5.1” display on the Galaxy S7.
The edge screen on the Galaxy S7 edge is now even more powerful and convenient, with quick access to Applications and content. The new ‘Always on Display’ feature allows users to easily check for updates, without having to worry about unlocking the phone.
With IP68 water and dust resistance, Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge can sustain up to 30 minutes submerged in a meter and a half of water.
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge introduce the first Dual Pixel camera on a smartphone with brighter lens with wider aperture and bigger pixel.
Galaxy S7 and S7 edge come with 3000mAh & 3600mAh batteries, respectively. The Galaxy S7’s CPU is about 44 percent more powerful than its predecessor. Samsung has also added an enhanced GPU – which does the heavy lifting for graphics. This is about 60 percent more powerful than the one in Galaxy S6, claims Samsung.
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are powered with LTE Cat 9 connectivity. Along with 32 GB, it allows users to insert a microSD card up to 200GB of additional storage.
Samsung has partnered with Vodafone, which will offer twice voice and data for the first 6 months to select Vodafone Red plan customers.
Samsung is also offering multiple mobile accessories like Clear Cover, Battery Pack, Flip Wallet, LED View Cover, S View Cover, Clear View Cover and Wireless Charger Stand on the purchase of the new smartphones.