A new leak with renders of Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge appeared on the web
Soon, the new flagships of the Korean OEM, Samsung will enter the tech arena and heat up the competition amongst the powerful high-end handsets on the market. The anticipated event is expected to happen at MWC 2016 this month in Barcelona. The numerous leaks and rumors about the Samsung Galaxy S7 and its edge sibling, Samsung Galaxy S7 edge have revealed a lot of the specs and capabilities of the flagships prior announcement.
The latest leak consists of alleged renders of the smartphones shared by the famous Evan Blass on twitter. In terms of design the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge follow the same design language as their predecessors, the current flagships Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. One of the new things in the upcoming devices is the design of the home buttons which is more rectangular compared to the buttons of the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge.
While the current flagships are similar in size, it seems that the unannounced high-end models will have a noticeable difference in the sizes. The Samsung Galaxy S7 edge is definitely larger than the Samsung Galaxy S7 from what we can see in the renders. According to rumors, the Galaxy S7 sports a 5.1-inch display while its sibling is a 5.5-incher. If we sum up the leaked information about the specs of the upcoming devices, they are equipped with Super AMOLED screens with resolution of 1440 x 2560p.
The hardware configuration includes two options, either Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chip or Exynos 8 Octa 8890s of Samsung. They boast 4GB RAM and two variants for storage – 32GB or 64GB out-of-the-box. The main camera of the models is a 12MP sensor on the back. The snapper for selfies is a 5MP camera on the front. The battery that powers the Samsung Galaxy S7 is with a capacity of 3000mAh. The cell equipped with Galaxy S7 edge is with 3600mAh. The launching of the two new flagships is expected to happen on 11th of March in the US.