Samsung has brought the Blue Coral variant of its Galaxy S7 edge smartphone to India. At the same time, the company has also introduced a new color variant, Black Pearl. The Galaxy S7 edge in Blue Coral color is available in India for Rs 50,900. The shipments for this new variant are set to begin from December 15 in India. It will be available at Samsung s India e-store. Also Read - Amazon Prime Day sale deals revealed: Discount on OnePlus Nord CE, Mi 11X, Samsung Galaxy M42Also Read - Galaxy A22 replaces M42 5G to become the cheapest 5G Samsung phone in India
Samsung had introduced a Blue Coral variant for the Galaxy Note 7 but it did not make its way to India. As of now, the Galaxy S7 edge will be available in three color variants of Blue Coral, Black Onyx and Gold Platinum in India. The Silver Titanium variant of the Galaxy S7 edge has been removed from the company s official website. Launching the new variant, Samsung in its official blog posted says, The new Black Pearl Galaxy S7 edge follows the Blue Coral and Pink Gold editions released earlier this year. While those were largely inspired by calming, natural hues, Black Pearl was designed to be modern and striking.
Samsung Galaxy S7 edge specifications
The Samsung Galaxy S7 edge features a 5.5-inch dual-edge curved OHD Super AMOLED display. Under the hood is an Exynos 8890 octa-core chipset. The smartphone comes with 4GB of RAM and storage options of 32GB and 128GB with a microSD card slot for further expansion. In the photography department, the Galaxy S7 edge sports a 12-megapixel rear camera with dual-pixel auto-focus, PDAF and optical image stabilization (OIS), f/1.7 aperture. Up front, there is a 5-megapixel selfie camera.
For power, the Galaxy S7 edge uses a 3,600mAh battery with features like Quick Charge 2.0 and Wireless Fast Charging. The smartphone comes with connectivity options like dual-SIM support (hybrid SIM card slot), 4G LTE, NFC, Wi-Fi 802.11ac and GPS. On the software front, the smartphone runs on Android 6.0 Marshmallow with TouchWiz UI running atop.
Samsung has also added additional features on the Galaxy S7 edge to take full advantage of curved Edge display. The Galaxy S7 edge also comes with support for a new Vulkan API gaming standard, which makes it easier for developers to create games for multiple platforms. It also comes with a game launcher mode, which not only optimizes the gaming performance, but also brings up gaming-specific buttons to easily capture screenshots or record the gaming sessions. ALSO READ: Samsung launches Batman-themed Galaxy S7 edge Injustice Edition