Samsung has launched the Galaxy S7 Active in the USA. The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active features a 5.1-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection. It is powered by a quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor along with Adreno 530 GPU. It comes with 4GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 64GB of internal storage which can be further expanded up to 200GB via microSD card.
It sports a 12MP Rear camera with LED Flash, f/1.7 aperture, Smart OIS and a 5MP front camera with f/1.7 aperture. It has a fingerprint sensor embedded on the home button below the display which can unlock the device in just 0.2 second. The device measures 9.9mm thickness and weighs 185 gms. It boasts 4000mAh battery which can be fully charged in less than two hours.
The highlight of this smartphone is that it is shatter resistant which can resist drops of five feet on a flat surface. It is also Dust & Water resistance with IP68 ratings which can survive immersion in water up to 5 feet for up to 30 minutes. The device has also passed the U.S. Military Standard (MIL-STD) 810G tests for a ruggedized smartphone.
It runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with TouchWiz UI on the top. Connectivity options includes 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0, NFC, GPS with GLONASS.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Specifications:
- Display: 5.1-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED Display with Corning Gorilla Glass 4 protection
- Processor: quad-core Snapdragon 820 processor, Adreno 530 GPU
- RAM and Storage: 4GB LPDDR4 RAM, 32GB internal storage (expandable up to 200GB)
- Camera: 12MP Rear camera with LED Flash and a 5MP Front camera
- OS: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
- Battery: 4000mAh battery
- Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2, USB 2.0, NFC, GPS with GLONASS
- Dimensions: 148.8×75.0x9.9 mm and weighs 185 grams
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active comes in Sandy Gold, Camo Green and Titanium Grey colour variants and has been priced at $799. The smartphone will be available for purchase via AT&T stores starting from 10th June in USA.