The much-anticipated phablet by Samsung, the Galaxy Note7 finally has been revealed. Samsung claims that Galaxy Note 7 is the smartphone that thinks big, and is featuring innovations and first-of-its-kind technology. The phone is available in the striking range of colours from Black Onyx or Blue Coral.
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Here are ten things you should know about Samsung Galaxy Note7:
Galaxy Note 7 has a dual-curved screen so you can do more, better and faster. A rounded back so the user can hold the 5.7-inch Note 7 comfortably in the hand while using the S Pen. Galaxy Note7’s handset and S Pen both are water resistant.
With Galaxy Note7, Samsung continues to defy boundaries of engineering to perfect the user experience through innovative design. Every edge, surface and detail of the device’s design has been refined to provide a comfortable grip, easier one-handed operation, and durability with Corning® Gorilla® Glass 5. Although the Galaxy Note7 features a large-screen, the unique front-to-back symmetrical dual-edge curve remains balanced and light with the sleek feel users have come to love from the Galaxy series. The curved screen lets the Galaxy Note7 add the powerful Edge Panel for one-tap user access to applications, news and functions.
TheS Pen has been remodelled in the way it writes, the way it works and the way it thinks. To write like a real pen because it is used to take notes, to sketch out ideas. To work without worrying about it getting wet because you never know when inspiration might strike. S Pen also now supports multiple languages in notes taking and writing.
The enhanced Galaxy Note7 S Pen is more than just a writing tool – it is the gateway to getting more done efficiently and accurately. Users can bring ideas to life the moment inspiration strikes without unlocking the screen by using Screen off memo and simply pinning the memo to the Always On Display. The S Pen also gives users the ability to easily create and share GIF animations with Smart Select. In addition, the new Air Command functions, including Magnify and Translate, enable users to zoom in on the screen or convert languages with a simple hover of the S Pen. It is even easier to access the best of the S Pen’s creative abilities with Samsung Notes, a new unified app allowing users to jot down handwritten notes, draw, or edit memos from one location.
The new S Pen writes with ease and precision. The smaller 0.7mm tip and improved pressure sensitivity provides a real pen-like experience. With the peace of mind that IP68 water resistant provides, the Galaxy Note7 S Pen lets users jot down their thoughts without interruption, even when the screen gets wet.
Galaxy Note7 is being positioned as an ultimate entertainment device, giving users an access to the most realistic HDR videos and the most visually intense Vulkan API games.
The phone is one of the most important screens in a user’s life because it’s with them all of the time. The Galaxy Note7 features a gorgeous, curved 5.7-inch QHD Super AMOLED screen delivering a bold and immersive picture on a smartphone. It is ready to stream HDR video, enabling a cinema-like experience including brighter colors and a deeper black, which ensure users get the full experience that the filmmaker intended. The Galaxy Note7 also features Game Pack, available through Google Play, including top game titles, an easier redemption process and new user benefits.
By pairing the Galaxy Note7 with the new Gear VR powered by Oculus, users can experience premium virtual reality almost anywhere. Galaxy Note7’s incredible Super AMOLED screen and powerful processor delivers an ultra-immersive experience. The vast and ever growing library of apps, photos, games and more puts, users in the center of the action. Whether it’s next level gaming or journeying to places users have never been before, there’s always something new to discover.
For people who live to create, tell stories and transport people to entirely new worlds, the Galaxy Note7 can be used with the new high-resolution (3840×1920) Gear 360 camera, to capture, edit and share 360-degree images videos on the go. These memories can then be shared with friends via platforms including YouTube 360 and Facebook, and can be relived with the ultra-immersive Gear VR.
Samsung has developed one of the most foolproof ways to keep that information accessible only to the original user through 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.
Samsung understands the importance of keeping content on users’ phone protected. Coupled with Samsung Knox, an industry-leading security platform, the Galaxy Note7 provides heightened security and privacy, with highly advanced biometric authentication, including fingerprint scanner and iris scanning technology. The Galaxy Note7 offers more authentication options that can be used interchangeably depending on how people use their phones, wherever they are, or whatever they are doing.
With the Galaxy Note7 you get consistently photos, whatever the scenario. It’s camera effortlessly handles the most difficult challenges, from a lack of light to sudden movement. Note7 carries the Dual Pixel Sensor with a brighter F1.7 lens and larger 1.4µm pixels capturing images just like your own eyes do. The Galaxy Note7 is equipped with the advanced camera that was introduced on the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge The dual-pixel sensor technology, wide aperture and fast auto-focus, work together to create sharp and beautiful photos even in low-light environments.
More room for everything
The kind of mulitmedia usage we have today having enouh space to carry it all is very important because now we have have so many files, videos and photos. Galaxy Note7 offers space of 64GB internal storage and also supports expandable memory up to 256GB via microSD card.
Galaxy Note7 comes with bigger battery with fast wireless charging capability. Phone also supports fast charging technology for the wire charger as well.
If you are sqitching to Samsung Galaxy Note7 you can use the Smart Switch feature to transfer everything that is important on your old phone to the Galaxy Note7. If you’re switching from a previous Galaxy Note model, you’ll find all your S Pen-related content, from S Notes to action memos, in one handy Samsung Notes app.
Samsung has also launched a range of cool accessories to enhance the experience of Galaxy Note7 with the launch of all new Note device. A new line of accessories will be available to complement the Galaxy Note7, including the new S View Standing Cover, a light and portable cover that can be used to prop the device at a 60-degree angle for easy viewing of content, as well as an IP68 water resistant Backpack for on-the-go charging.
Creating a Phone+ Ecosystem of Connected Experiences
The Galaxy Note7 is more than just a smartphone; it’s a connection point to Samsung’s ecosystem of devices, software and services. Users can monitor their fitness activities on the Gear Fit2 or Gear IconX and track their data through S Health 5.0.** In addition to accurate and robust fitness tracking and measurement, the new S Health enables users to stay connected to family and friends by sharing fitness updates or competing in friendly challenges with one another.
With the Galaxy Note7, consumers can use the iris scanner to access value-added Samsung services like Samsung Pay** for quick and easy mobile payments.
The Smart Switch feature has been enhanced further with Samsung Cloud, which supports a seamless device experience by providing continuous backup and easy transfer of content including data, apps, settings and layouts between devices. Galaxy Note7 users will be able to use up to 15GB of free space to store and restore information on Samsung Cloud.
The Galaxy Note7 will be available starting on August 19, and will be offered in Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Black Onyx.
Samsung Galaxy Note7 Product Specifications
|OS||Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)|
|Network||LTE Cat.12 / LTE Cat.10 / LTE Cat.9 *May differ by markets and mobile operators*|
|Dimension||153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9mm, 169g|
|AP||Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad), 64 bit, 14 nm process|
|Memory||4GB RAM (LPDDR4), 64GB (UFS 2.0)|
|Display||5.7” Quad HD Dual edge Super AMOLED
2560 x 1440 (518ppi)
|Camera||Rear: Dual Pixel 12MP OIS (F1.7), Front: 5MP (F1.7)|
|Battery||3,500 mAh, Fast Charging on wired and wireless
Wireless Charging compatible with WPC and PMA
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), MIMO(2×2) 620Mbps,
Bluetooth® v 4.2 LE, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC,
Location (GPS, Glonass, Beidou)
|Sensors||Barometer, Fingerprint Sensor, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, HR Sensor, Iris Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor|
|Audio||MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR,
AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA
|Video||MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI , FLV, MKV, WEBM|
|Gear VR for Galaxy Note7|
|Dimension||207.8(W) x 122.5(L) x 98.6(H)mm|
|Weight||345g (312g without Front Cover)|
*Field of View
|101° Field of View|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Gyrometer, Proximity|
|Compatibility||USB Type-C and Micro USB port connection to the Galaxy Note7, S7, S7 edge, Note5, S6, S6 edge, S6 edge+|