The day has arrived. Samsung officially launches its new terminal star, the Galaxy Note 7. A promises to be one of the blockbusters of the year and the main rival of the iPhone 7, which is coming.
The Galaxy Note 7 features a curved screen 5.7-inch Quad HD Dual Edge Super AMOLED, with a resolution of 1440 x 2560 2K and 518 ppi. A truly flawless display with a design like the Galaxy S7 Edge, and designed to make the most of virtual reality glasses Samsung Gear VR.
The processor is mounted 8-core Exynos 8890 at a speed of 2.3 GHz and 1.66 GHz. This terminal has 4 GB of RAM (LPDDR4) and an internal storage of 64GB UFS 2.0, expandable card microSD up to 256 GB.
The main camera is 12 megapixels DualPixel with OIS technology and a focal opening of f / 1.7. Regarding the secondary camera is 5 megapixels with the same focal opening, more than enough to satisfy the desires of selfie lovers.
With dimensions of 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm and a weight of 169 grams, the body 7 has lateral Galaxy Note aluminum (AL7000) and a front manufactured with Gorilla Corning Glass always reliable 5. As in current models of the company, it is equipped with IP68 certification, which means resistance to water and dust.
The battery of this device is 3500 mAh, with high autonomy and fast and wireless charging. Although it has 100 mAh least, it is similar to the battery of Galaxy S7, which guarantees 24 hours of battery life without problems.
As for connectivity, it is compatible with Bluetooth 4.2 LE, Wi-Fi a / b / g / n / ac (2.4 / 5 GHz), MIMO (2 × 2) to 620 Mbps, ANT +, LTE Cat 9 and NFC. In addition to GPS, GLONASS and Beidou.
This Android smartphone finally includes USB Type-C port and 3.5 mm port for headphones. It also integrates fingerprint reader and new iris scanner, located in the upper left of the front of the device. At the rear, next to the camera, they are the flash and the heart rate reader.
The version of the operating system that brings the Galaxy Note 7 Factory has Android 6.0.1 with TouchWiz interface. It also has Edge UX support for third-party applications.
An important factor that characterizes this enabled device is the S Pen stylus that comes with enhancements to provide a much more fluid and accurate experience. In addition, the new S Pen works even when the screen is wet.
It will be available in four colors for Europe, which are expected: black, silver, gold and blue. A decision that the company wants to offer more variety to users and it is safe welcome.
So, we have clear features that brings the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, a phablet that closely resembles the current flagship of the company, the Galaxy S7. If you follow the trail of this, the new top-end terminal with which the South-Korean firm wants to leave the stunned world can be a success. A notebook as powerful notes in which capture any ideas, even their curved edges are a limit.
Availability and Price
After almost two years since the introduction of Samsung Galaxy S4 on September 3, 2014, Samsung held with Your Galaxy Note 7, the return to Europe of the Note series. After the presentation on August 2, will begin the pre-registration period for the device and two weeks later the buyers interested in purchasing the Note 7 may pre-order the phablet with iris scanner. Whoever booked in this period, from August 14, you will also receive free the Gear VR and even the phablet three days before its official release on September 2.
During this analysis Hands-On Samsung did not give us any official selling price. We can speculate that the price of Note 7 will be above the Galaxy S7 edge. The price of Note 7 could range between $850 and $900. The price of S7 and S7 edge moved between $699 and $799, six months after its launch, the price will be somewhat lower.