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Some Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Users Facing Palm Rejection Issues

Samsung last month launched its flagship smartphones, the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge. Although the two phones have earned a fair amount of praise in the media, some early adopters of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge are facing palm/ finger rejection issues. The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge handset’s design and the curved display will always lead to some ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Costs Roughly $255 to Make: IHS Teardown

Samsung launched the Galaxy S7 smartphone in India at a price point of Rs. 48,900 earlier this month. But do you know how much that device must have cost Samsung to put together? A lot less. According to an estimation, the components used in Samsung’s new flagship smartphone cost a total of $255 (roughly Rs. 17,200). According to research firm ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Mini Specifications Leak; Tipped to Rival iPhone SE

Samsung at its pre-MWC 2016 event launched its Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge, and reportedly sold 100,000 units within the first two days on its home turf recently. Now, a new rumour about the smaller Samsung Galaxy S7 Mini has started making rounds on the Web. It is worth mentioning that while the Samsung Galaxy S6 Mini ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Survive Water, Not Falls: SquareTrade Study

You can dunk Samsung’s new smartphones in water, but don’t drop them on a sidewalk, a new study finds. SquareTrade, a company that offers extended-protection plans for gadgets, said the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge still functioned after being submerged in water for 30 minutes. Audio was “permanently muffled and distorted” after the dunking, but the Samsung phones still ... Read More »

100,000 Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Units Sold in First 2 Days in South Korea: Report

More than 100,000 units of Samsung Electronics Co.’s Galaxy S7 series smartphones were sold in South Korea within the first two days of its official launch, data showed on Sunday. Sales of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge reached a combined 60,000 on Friday and 40,000 on Saturday after the smartphones hit South Korean market on Friday, Yonhap cited ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Global Launch Announced

Samsung announced its newest Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, as expected, will be going on sale in almost 60 countries including Australia, Europe, Korea, Singapore, and the US starting Friday. Ahead of the commercial launch, Samsung had revealed that it received “stronger than expected” pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. Koh Dong-jin, President of Samsung’s ... Read More »

Samsung Says Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Pre-Orders ‘Stronger Than Expected’

Samsung has revealed that it is receiving “stronger than expected” pre-orders for the latest Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. Koh Dong-jin, President of Samsung’s Handsets Business, told Reuters during a press event for the new premium Galaxy phones in South Korea. Dong-jin expects that the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will help the company revive sales in markets ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge Launched With Upgrade Programme in South Korea

Tech giant Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it will launch a phone upgrade programme in South Korea this week that will allow subscribers to switch to a new premium handset every 12 months. Customers seeking to buy one of two Galaxy S7 models that go on sale starting Friday could sign up for the programme on a 24-month instalment plan ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7 Gets Teardown Treatment, Receives Poor Repairability Score

Samsung might not be able to please DIY (do-it-yourself) enthusiasts with its flagship Galaxy S7 smartphone. While the South Korean technology conglomerate’s handset has been receiving praises from many for its aesthetics and performance, when it comes to self-repairing the device, you’re mostly out of luck – reveals its first proper teardown. Gadgets repair website iFixit cracked open the Samsung ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Launched in India

Samsung has officially launched the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones in India. Pre-bookings for Samsung’s flagship phones, which were unveiled last month, open on Wednesday, with the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge available from March 18. Those who pre-book the smartphones by March 17 will receive the Samsung Gear VR headset for free. The Samsung Galaxy S7 ... Read More »