Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Specs, Features, Price, Preorders, and Release Date

Note 7 imageSamsung announced that it would officially unveil the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 during a press event in on 2 August 2016. Samsung stated that it intentionally skipped directly to 7 in order to synchronize the naming of the series with the Galaxy S series, citing that the previous naming scheme (which put it one number behind the current Galaxy S model) was confusing to consumers. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is powered by Exynos 8890 SoC along with 4 GB RAM and includes a microSD card slot that can hold up to 256GB. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 features a 5.7-inch display with a curved AMOLED screen at a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels. There’s also a 12 MP Dual Pixel camera (Sony IMX260) at the back along with a 5 MP camera on the front. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is the first waterproof Galaxy Note, it’s the first phone ever with Gorilla Glass 5 and also the first Galaxy phone with a USB-C port. he Galaxy Note 7 is the first Galaxy smartphone to feature an iris scanner, which provides extra security for the user, and also includes a secure folder that is one of its main features.

Where to buy Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Buy your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 and othe Galaxy smartphones on www.kara.com.ng

Design

Samsung Electronics made the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 water resistant. This time not just the device, but also the S Pen. So you can carry on using your phone wherever you are. The Galaxy Note from every angle is a dual-curved screen so you can do more, better and faster. A rounded back so you can hold the 5.7-inch Note comfortably in the hand while using the S Pen. And continuing with the legacy of our previous Galaxy phones,

Camera

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, you get consistently good photos whatever the scenario. Its camera effortlessly handles the most difficult challenges, from a lack of light to sudden movement. It’s because the Dual Pixel Sensor works with a brighter F1.7 lens and larger 1.4µm pixels to capture images the way your own eyes do.

Security

Keeping your information private and protected has always been a top concern. So Samsung developed one of the most foolproof ways to keep that information accessible only to you—iris scanning. Not only is it one of the safest ways to keep the Galaxy Note7 and the data it holds safe from prying eyes, it’s also one of the most convenient.

Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has a bigger battery that’s impressive in charging speed. Samsung Electronics also gave it the same fast wireless charging capability found in the Galaxy phones, so when it’s time to charge, you only have to put it down. No need for cables. And just like the previous  Samsung phones, Samsung Electronics made Galaxy Note7 water resistant, from the body to the S Pen, by sealing off the inside components so you don’t have to deal with flaps.

Memory

Having enough space is important when you have so many files, videos and photos. Galaxy Note7 spacious internal storage that starts at 64GB and also included expandable memory that can handle up to 256GB via microSD card.

Processor and Operating system

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 posses an impressive Exynos 8890 Octa SoC internationally for heavy duty processing. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launches with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow and it’s the first Galaxy phone to feature a redesigned version of Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface, named “Grace UX

Battery

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes with large battery capacity (3500mAh) for extended usage time.

Connectivity

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 can be connected via GPS/AGPS, USB Host, Wi-Fi hotspot, DLNA, GLONASS, NFC, 3G, LTE, Bluetooth v4.0 with A2DP and EDR, Wi-Fi Direct

Samsung Galaxy note 7 Specs

Brand: Samsung

Model: Galaxy note 7

Operating system:  Android OS, v6.0.1 (Marshmallow), planned upgrade to v7.0 (Nougat)

Dimensions: 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm

Chipset: Exynos 8890 Octa

CPU: Quad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose + quad-core 1.6 GHz Cortex-A53

GPU:  Mali-T880 MP12

Protection: Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Weight: 169g

Colors: Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx

Display features

Display Size: 5.7″ inch,1440 x 2560 pixels  (~518 ppi pixel density)

Display features: Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors

Multitouch: Yes

Camera

Primary camera:  12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm, phase detection autofocus, OIS, LED flash

Secondary camera:  5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm, dual video call, Auto HDR

Video: Yes

Features: 1/2.5″ sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4K video and 9MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama

Storage

Internal memory: 64 GB, 4 GB RAM
External memory (card slot):  Expandable Micro SD, up to 256GB 

Messaging

SMS: Yes (threaded view)
MMS: Yes
Email: Yes
IM: Yes

Battery

Battery capacity: Non-removable Li-Po 3500 mAh battery
Standby:
Talk time:
Music Play: –

SIM Card

SIM: Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by)

Internet & Connectivity

WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, DLNA, WiFi Direct, hotspot

Bluetooth: v4.2, A2DP, EDR, LE

USB: v3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector

Speed: Up to 21.2 mbps downlink; Up to 5.76 mbps uplink

Network Support

2G:  GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)

3G:  HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100

4G: LTE

Entertainment

Alert Type: Vibration; MP3, WAV ringtones
Radio: No
Loudspeaker: Yes
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
3.5mm jack:Yes

Navigation

Navigation: Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO

Sensor

Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2

Other Features

– Fast battery charging
– Qi wireless charging (market dependent)
– ANT+ support
– S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
– MP4/DivX/XviD/WMV/H.265 player
– MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player
– Photo/video editor
– Document editor

Pricing and Availability

Samsung Galaxy Note will be available on www.kara.com.ng as soon as the phone is made available from Samsung Electronic.

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