Thanks to its departure from the cheap and cheerful plastic of the S5, the Galaxy S6 & S7 flagship phone finally felt like a handset that justified its high price.
17/08/2016: Samsung Cloud, the company's own-brand cloud storage platform, has come to the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. (also connects to S2 Smartwatch)
The feature has started rolling out to Galaxy owners in Italy as part of the monthly update package, SamMobile reports.
The offering was first unveiled as part of the Galaxy Note 7's launch earlier this month, and customers get a free 15GB storage allowance with each purchase of the Note 7. According to SamMobile, Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge customers could also be likely to receive this free storage.
Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. Capable of 4K Video Recording.
Samsung Galaxy S7 review: Galaxy S7 gains Samsung Cloud support
The S7 and S7 Edge have several improvements over their predecessors. Both phones will come with a Hybrid slot for storage expansion and support up to 200GB cards. They are also boast IP68 certified for water and dust resistance - can be submerged for up to 30 minutes in 1 meter of water.
Both phones have 4G connectivity, WiFiac, WiFi Direct, NFC and Bluetooth 4.2. You also get a fingerprint scanner along with plethora of sensors - accelerometer, proximity, RGB light, geo-magnetic, gyro, barometer, hall sensor and a heart rate monitor.
Both front and rear facing cameras feature 12MP camera, and even a Selfie Flash
Super AMOLED QHD display 5.1 / 5.5 inches
Curved Edge on both sides
IP68 certified for water and dust resistance
4GB RAM and 32GB internal storage
CPU: Snapdragon 820 (US) or Exynos 8890 Octa (Global)
Card Slot for SDcard upto 200MB
Battery S7: 3000mAh | S7 edge: 3600mAh
Display remains unchanged on the phones - both S7 and S7 Edge have a super amoled panel with a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. While the S7 has a 5.1-inch screen, the S7 Edge features a 5.5-inch dual curved display.