Samsung has officially announced its latest flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 7, featuring Google’s Android 6 OS. It is the successor to Galaxy Note 5 and was previously leaked few weeks ago. The Galaxy Note 7 features a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. It is powered by Snapdragon 820 processor or an Exynos 8890 processor (depending on region) and 4GB RAM. For multimedia, the Galaxy Note 7 packs a 12 Dual Pixel camera with Optical Image Stabilisation and capable of shooting 4K videos and 5 Mega Pixel front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. The latest flagship Note is the first Samsung smartphone to feature USB Type-C port and Iris Scanner to improve security and productivity.
The Galaxy Note 7 comes pre-installed with Google’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. For storage, it comes with 64GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. In addition to that it comes with a 3500mAh battery with quick charging capability. The Galaxy Note 7 will be available to purchase in four different colors: Black Onyx, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Blue Coral. It will go on sale in selected markets in the coming weeks. Stay tuned for more updates.
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