Samsung Launches Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge in Kenya

On March 18th 2016, Samsung launched the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones in Kenya. Samsung had earlier announced their flagship smart phones Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, which went on sale on 11th march after being launched in 60 countries, Kenya excluded. 7 days after, the two mega phones from Samsung were launched in Kenya. The media was invited to the launch.

Specs for the Galaxy S7

Samsung Launches Galaxy S7 and S7The phone was announced in February 2012, and released in March 2016.

Body

  • 4 × 69.6 × 7.9 mm
  • Weight
  • 152g
  • Build
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
  • SIM
  • Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano- SIM, dual standby)
  • IP68 certified- dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
  • Samsung pay (visa, MasterCard certified).

Display

  • Size
  • 1 inches, about 72.1% screen-body ratio
  • Type
  • super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Resolution
  • 1440 × 2560 pixels, approx. 577 pixel density
  • Multitouch enabled
  • Protection
  • Corning gorilla glass 4
  • Always-on display
  • TouchWiz UI

Platform

  • OS
  • Android OS
  • 0 (marshmallow)
  • Chipset
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
  • Exynos 8890 Octa
  • CPU
  • Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo& dual-core 1.6GHz Kryo
  • Quad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose +quad-core 1.6 GHz cortex- A53.
  • GPU
  • Adreno 530
  • Mali- T8880 MP12

Memory

  • Internal
  • 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Card slot
  • MicroSD upto 200 GB (dedicated slot), single-SIM model
  • MicroSD up to 200GB (Uses SIM 2 slot), dual-SIM model

Camera

  • Primary
  • 12MP, f/1.7, 26MM, Phase detection autofocus, IOS, LED flash.
  • Features

1/ 2.6 sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4k video and 9 MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.

  • Video
  • 5MP, f/1.7, 22 mm, dual video call, auto HDR.

Colors

  • Black,
  • white
  • silver
  • gold 

Specs for Galaxy S7 Edge

Specs for Galaxy S7 EdgeBody

  • Dimensions
  • 9 × 72.6 × 7.7 mm
  • Weight
  • 157g
  • Build
  • Corning Gorilla Glass 4 back panel
  • SIM
  • Single SIM (Nano-SIM) or Dual SIM (Nano- SIM, dual standby)
  • IP68 certified- dust proof and water resistant over 1.5 meter and 30 minutes
  • Samsung pay (visa, MasterCard certified).

Display

  • Type
  • Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
  • Size
  • 5 inches approx. 76.1 % screen to body ratio
  • Resolution
  • 1140 × 2560 pixels, approx. 534 ppi pixel density
  • Multitouch
  • Yes
  • Protection
  • Corning gollira glass 4
  • Always- on display
  • TouchWiz UI
  • Curved Edge Screen

Platform

OS

  • Android OS
  • 0 (marshmallow)
  • Chipset
  • Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820
  • Exynos 8890 Octa
  • CPU
  • Dual-core 2.15 GHz Kryo& dual-core 1.6GHz Kryo
  • Quad-core 2.3 GHz Mongoose +quad-core 1.6 GHz cortex- A53.
  • GPU
  • Adreno 530
  • Mali- T8880 MP12

Memory

  • Internal
  • 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM
  • Card slot
  • MicroSD up to 200 GB (dedicated slot), single-SIM model
  • MicroSD up to 200GB (Uses SIM 2 slot), dual-SIM model

Camera

  • Primary
  • 12MP, f/1.7, 26MM, Phase detection autofocus, IOS, LED flash.
  • Features

1/ 2.6 sensor size, 1.4 µm pixel size, geo-tagging, simultaneous 4k video and 9 MP image recording, touch focus, face/smile detection, Auto HDR, panorama.

  • Video
  • 5MP, f/1.7, 22 mm, dual video call, auto HDR.

Colors

  • Black,
  • white
  • silver
  • Gold

If you have been waiting for these two beasts of Samsung phones, you now have a chance to have them as they are already in the Kenyan market.

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