Samsung Electronics unveiled its highly awaited flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on August 11, 2016 in India. The phone has already become very popular due to its cutting edge technology and advance features that allows users to achieve impossible and enhance their entertainment experience. Few days ago we came up with an article about the amazing features of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 that we love most which was appreciated by our viewers and it is good to see that Indian consumers are also going to get the same facilities in this phone.
The phone has redefined the standards of large screen smartphones and has come up with many innovative solutions to make our lives better. The phone is beautifully crafted and boasts a premium design with curved screen, improved S Pen with IP68 rating for water and dust proofing and Iris scanner to take your phone’s security to another level.
An entirely new range of easy to wear accessories such as Gear Fit2, Gear IconX and Gear VR was also inaugurated with the Galaxy Note 7 phone. These products are specially designed and dedicated for customer’s fitness and fulfil the needs of daily lifestyle.
In this article, we thought to talk about Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launches in India, specifications, features, price and availability which will help you to make your decision.
Galaxy Note 7 Design and Display
Remarkable attributes of Galaxy Note 7 include incredible nicely curved 5.7 inch Quad HD Dual edge Super AMOLED screen with 2560 x 1440 Resolution (518ppi) that brings splendid colour replication for immersive visuals. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is 7.9mm thick and weighs 169g only so can be considered as a slim and light-weighed phone.
The Galaxy Note7 has a sleek design with distinctive back to front symmetrical dual-edge curve that gives a smooth feel when held in single hand and provides good grip over the phone. The powerful large screen comes with responsive Edge Panel for one-tap use that enables quick access to applications and allow user to function rapidly.
Galaxy Note 7 is water, dirt, sand and dust resistant as it holds IP68 rating, which means it can stay active in the depth of upto 1.5m for maximum 30 minutes. Galaxy Note 7 is protected by latest Gorilla Glass 5 which makes it more durable and scratch resistant than other smartphones.
Here’s our first impressions of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 that you can see in our video.
Galaxy Note 7 Smart S pen
The intensified S Pen enables efficiency and accuracy in our daily activities and allow users to do exceptional things with minimal efforts. The phone comes with new Air command functions that include many outstanding facilities such as translation of text by placing the S Pen above the word in around 71 languages and let user choose from 38 inputs. Apart from that, you can enlarge the content using Magnify and use two apps at a time via Glance functions with your S Pen.
The intelligent S Pen can also be used to create and share GIF animations, with a function called Smart Select. You can scroll up to add more space while writing and place all your handwritten notes, draws and edit memos at one location.
The new improved S Pen has a narrow 0.7mm tip along with excellent pressure sensitivity which gives you the feel of a real pen. The S Pen is also IP68 water resistant so you can write under water or use it in the rainy season without any fear. To know more about S Pen outstanding features in detail, you can check the below article.
Also Read : 9 Outstanding Features of Galaxy Note 7 S Pen
Galaxy Note 7 Performance
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 packs a fast and power efficient 64 bit Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad) processor with 14 nm Process technology, bundled with 4GB LPDDR4 RAM to deliver unparalleled performance and has the ability to manage the most in-depth tasks with no difficulty.
The phone offers 64GB internal storage capacity, which is expandable up to 256GB via a micro SD card. The phone offers hybrid dual SIM slot which can be used for that. The phone runs on user-friendly Android 6.0.1 which is also known as Marshmallow OS.
The Samsung galaxy Note 7 includes various sensors like Fingerprint Sensor, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Hall Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Proximity, HR Sensor and RGB Light Sensor.
When the Galaxy Note7 is coupled with the new Gear VR powered by Oculus, it provides an ultra-immersive entertainment experience for virtual reality on every occasion. Galaxy Note7 also enables Game Pack via Google Play which includes top game titles, with easy redemption procedure and advanced user benefits.
Galaxy Note 7 Camera
The Galaxy Note7 features an excellent 12MP rear camera, including an extensive lens aperture of f/1.7 and outstanding Dual Pixel technology, which brings more light and allows user to take bright and sharp images in low light conditions with less noise. The phone also sports a 5MP front-facing snapper with the same aperture and amazing features to make your selfies esteem.
Galaxy Note 7 Battery and Connectivity
It is essential for a smartphone equipping extra-ordinary features having a strong battery to guarantee undisturbed usage through the day. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 features a powerful 3,500mAh battery which meets the expectations of its users and allow them to use their phone for a long time without any hassle.
The phone also sports a new USB Type C port which is reversible and makes sure that you transfer data quickly and charge battery faster. You also get the options to charge your phone faster with the latest wireless charger anytime, anywhere. The phone supports all network band, including 4G LTE in India.
Gear Fit2 is a compact wearable fitness tracking device which is specially designed in curved form to fit various sizes of wrists ergonomically. It is IP68 rated water and dust resistant and features a 1.5-inch Super AMOLED curved display, which can be adjusted according to style and daily activities. It includes a music player and sports 4GB on-board memory. Integrated S Health and new Together mode allow user to stay more active and do serious outdoor workouts.
Gear IconX indicates an advance sub-category of wearables that combines music and activity tracking in a single device. It offers internal capacity up to 1,000 songs and packed with an instinctive touch interface which allows user to control the music by swiping or taping smoothly. The device also includes a 24/7 HRM sensor and functioning based on real time voice inputs.
Samsung Gear VR
With co-operation of Oculus, Samsung Gear VR offers new standards of Virtual Reality and delivers outstanding mobile entertainment experience. Viewers can enjoy the unequaled viewing through the Super AMOLED display of the smartphone with lifelike visuals and vivid colours when paired with the Gear VR.
Price & Availability
The devices are not available in the market as of now, but the price has already been announced so if you are interested, have a look.
Galaxy Note 7
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is priced at INR 59,900 in India and will be available for sale from 2nd September, 2016 across the country. Galaxy Note7 ships in three appealing colour variants Gold Platinum, Black Onyx and Silver Titanium.
The pre-booking of the phone starts from 22nd August, 2016 and will continue till 30th August, 2016. Samsung offers a Gear VR at a special price of INR 1,990 with the device to those customers who will pre-book and buy the Galaxy Note7. The Samsung Galaxy Note7 users can also take the benefit of unlimited access to digital life offered by Reliance Jio for 90 days from purchase.
Gear Fit2, Gear IconX and Samsung Gear VR
Gear Fit2 is priced at INR 13,990 and will be available by the end of August, 2016 in India. The device ships in three colours Blue, Pink and Dark Grey. There would be two sizes small (for 125-170 millimetres wrist size) and large (155-210 millimetres wrist size). The device is compatible with Android OS 4.4 and above and the smart phone should have at least 1.5GB RAM to use it.
The lightweight and easy to fit Gear IconX is priced at INR 13,490 and will be going on sale by the end of August, 2016. It will be available in Black, Blue and White variants with three unique sizes of wingtips and ear tips.
Gear VR will be available for sale from the first week of September 2016 and it is priced at INR 7,290.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is more than a normal smartphone as it allows you to enter into the amazing world of Samsung’s ecosystem and eventually benefits you with great services that enhance the user experience by expertise functioning and let us go beyond the level of traditional usage. Galaxy Note 7 lives up to outstanding performance and offers astonishing features that makes it highly preferable for anyone.
The additional accessories that come with the phone (Gear Fit2, Gear IconX and Gear VR) also add value to it and attracts every user due to their stylish build and smart functioning. They are made with a mind set of proving comfort as well as the ability to meet consumer preferences and make their daily lives better.