The Galaxy S7 is officially announced along with Galaxy S7 Edge on the first day of Mobile World Congress 2016.  Here is the official Galaxy S7 Specs, features and the official press photo of the phone –Samsung Galaxy S7So here is the Samsung Galaxy S7 specifications –

Galaxy S7 Specifications

Display: 5.1 Inch 2560 x 1440 pixels touchscreen display, 577 PPI
SoC:Octa Core Snapdragon 820/Exynos 8890 processor
4 Gigs of RAM
GPU: Adreno 530
Software: Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS
Dual SIM: No
Main Camera: 12 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 32GB/64 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 3000 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight: 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm, 152 grams
Features: Samsung Pay, IP68 certified, USB Host, aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor

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Earlier Rumors, Updates

The Samsung Galaxy S Series is a popular line in smartphone by the Korean giant and as we are approaching the end of 2015, early 2016 will mark the debut of Samsung Galaxy S7. This handset is revealed with massive back fence talks and rumors. Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung fans can expect highest peak of specifications during the Galaxy S7 launch. As the latest technology comes into limelight the #1 OEM in Android phones adopts it on their Samsung Galaxy flagship phones.Samsung Galaxy S7 Leak

Samsung Galaxy S7 Specs

If you were wondering what would be the specifications of Galaxy S7 look like?Samsung Galaxy S7 Leak

Here are the rumored one –

Display Specs

  • To feature 5.1 inch Super AMOLED display with 16 Million Colors
  • Provides 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution at 551 PPI Pixel density
  • TouchWiz UI with Gorilla Glass 4 protection

Processor Configuration

  • 64 bit Samsung Exynos 7 chipset
  • Quad Core ARM Cortex A57 + Cortex A53 Octa core processor
  • Mali T760 GPU
  • 3 GB or 4 GB RAM
  • 32/64/128 GB internal memory

Camera Specs

  • Could we have 20 Mega pixel or 16 mega pixel rear facing camera
  • 5 mega pixel or 8 mega pixel front facing snapper with HD recording

Galaxy S7 Release Date

Apple, Samsung, Motorola and other global OEM waits for atleast one year for the successor to come in the market. That doesn’t sound nonsense and as Samsung has done earlier for their previously Galaxy S phones, the Galaxy S7 release date will be in April 2016 while announcement could happen in March 2016 just ahead of Mobile World Congress [MWC 2016].

  • Galaxy S4 – March 13, 2013
  • Galaxy S5 – March 14, 2014
  • Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge – March 15, 2015
  • Galaxy S7 March 2016 [expected]

The Competition

Currently there is no Galaxy S6 alternative rumored but we could see HTC coming out with One M10, Sony releasing Xperia Z5 and Motorola going with 3rd generation of Moto X phone.