Samsung Galaxy S7 Reviews: Samsung has recently swiped away the Indian gadget market that is filled with the smartphones with the same conventional design and build with its most awaited smartphone of the year Samsung Galaxy S7. Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge are the recent launches of Samsung that has set a mark for the Android phones of the current generation. The Samsung Galaxy S6 was the Samsung’s plunge into the premium material smartphone in the flagship line, but the phone is losing its grip over the gadget market, and to overcome this Samsung has launched Samsung Galaxy S7, which is an improvisation of the S6 with much more extensive features but having the same foundation.
Samsung has redefined itself with Galaxy S7, and this phone has been a revolutionary enhancement that the gadget world has not seen to date. This Samsung smartphone has replaced the plastic body with metal and glass thus oozing out cutting-edge style. The specifications of this phone strike out a perfect balance of style and performance. Now let us see how-
Samsung Galaxy S7 – Rethink What A Phone Can Do!
Design and Look: Samsung Galaxy S7 has looks that will lure you at its first appearance. Samsung has used some premium materials in this phone to retain its quality design. It has a 5.1 inches screen that makes this phone quite handy and has a curved back along with an outer aluminum frame. This curved back and aluminum frame has made this smartphone look a lot slimmer than it is in real. This new model of Samsung is 1.1mm thicker than the outgoing Galaxy S6. It has retained its rear look from the Note5, and the front look is entirely of its own. It has a more gradual angle and a more elegant look, at the point where the side edges of the glass fade out towards the frame.
Touch and Display: The Samsung Galaxy S7 comes with a 5.1 inches QHD display of the Super AMOLED variety which has always been preferred by Samsung. The show is incredible as the resolution stands out to be 1440×2560 pixels. The AMOLED screen in this phone provides a perfect amount of brightness and contrast. S7 also has stellar viewing angles so that you can use your phone at any angle with the same intensity of the display. The phone appears to be bright and has vivid colors, and maximum brightness doesn’t suffer either, but Auto needs to be checked to obtain the best display in brightly-lit conditions.
Software and Hardware: Samsung Galaxy S7 has the best of the software specifications provided. It has the latest Android Marshmallow working side by side with TouchWiz. This phone is powered by its own Exynos 8890 SoC or in some places it is also being distributed with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820. The Exynos 8890 has eight CPU cores four of which are in-house custom design called Mongoose and are clocked at a speed of 2.6GHz while the other four cores are ARM’s Cortex-A53 design and run at 1.5GHz. The phone also features integrated ARM Mali T880 graphics and LTE Cat 12/13 support.
Multitasking is probably the best provided in this smartphone as the two windows can be resized and swapped and plenty of apps are supported. There is a 4GB of RAM, and the internal storage varies between 32GB or 64GB. The phone also supports expandable storage of up to 200GB by using a micro-SD card and USB-OTG is available as well. You might miss the Galaxy S6’s handy remote control feature as the S7 has dropped the facility of Infrared.
Camera: Samsung boasts a whole new integrated camera system with 12-megapixel primary sensors and optical image stabilization. Certainly, the megapixel count is not so good but still the company promises to provide the best picture quality that would capture more light improving autofocus speed and performance in low-light conditions. The 12megapixel shooter has a dual-pixel technology- there is a phase detection agent at every pixel. The lens it uses is the brightest that is hardly used by any other smartphone. The front-facing camera snaps out the selfies at 5megapixel and has an aperture of f/1.7 that perfectly matches the standard of the primary camera. And the smartphone also supports 4K video recording.
Battery Life: This battery life is excellent and indeed the rating which is given by most of the reviewers for the battery capacity of this phone is ten out of ten. This gadget contains a Non-removable Li-ion battery with a capacity of 3050mAh which is one of the best provided by any company in the market at present. Even in usual day to day use the battery lasts much longer than other smartphones at this price.
Phone accessories in box and variants: Samsung Galaxy S7 phone comes with the usual electronic supportive extra gadgets like any other galaxy phone such as a charger, a USB cable, an earphone, a microSD card and a one-year manufacturer warranty card.
Variants and Price: Samsung Galaxy S7 is available in 3 enviable colors- White, Silver and Gold. This new Galaxy flagship is currently available at a price of 52,200 INR.
The verdict from the Tech experts: As according to the reviewers and gadget experts this phone is likely to get a lot of customers as it provides the best of the features available in any other flagship standard smartphone. The Samsung Galaxy S7 has got an extra polish surface and more fluid shapes as compared to S6’s sharp edges. This phone has got the best of the feature of water and dust resistance. It has sufficient amount of storage capacity with the correct amount of RAM and ample inbuilt storage which can further be enhanced up to 200GB using a micro-SD card.
Then there is this dual-pixel rear camera which provides an unbeatable picture quality accompanied with the front camera with the best of the camera sensor. The high-quality camera sensors and also 4K video recording supported by this Samsung smartphone has placed its position in the top-shelf. The premium design and build quality with premium materials, superb 5.1-inch QHD AMOLED display, and an excellent processor for a superb performance and also a superior quality battery life with both wireless and fast charging facility has all marked this phone as the best in the market presently. It is tough to pinpoint any negative point in this phone as it seems that it doesn’t lack in any of the features.