Rumors around the Samsung Galaxy S7 are showing no signs of slowing down, and now the smartphone has been allegedly spotted on a benchmark website. The variant spotted on Geekbench is powered by Snapdragon 820, and the overall performance is quite impressive. Also Read - Galaxy S21 FE to support 25W charging but will Samsung put it in the box?Also Read - Samsung Galaxy M32 launch in India next week: Top specs, price around Rs 15,000, more
A user posted a screenshot of the alleged benchmarks on Weibo, and the Galaxy S7 scores 2,456 and 5,423 in single-core and multi-core tests respectively. If these numbers are true, they are quite impressive and on par with the likes of the Apple iPhone 6s Plus. Interestingly, there is little differentiating the performance scores of the Galaxy S7 s Snapdragon and Exynos variants. Also Read - Apple sells more iPads in early 2021 than ever, grows along with Samsung
Speaking of which, reports claim that the Galaxy S7 will be available in two variants Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Plus. Furthermore, depending upon the region, the smartphone will either be powered by a Snapdragon 820 chipset or Samsung s own Exynos 8890 chipset. High performance, more often than not, results in heating of the handset and as per rumors, Samsung is working on a solution that involves adding a liquid cooling system under the hood.
Samsung Galaxy S7 specifications and features: From what we have come across so far, the Galaxy S7 is expected to feature a 5.2-inch QHD display with 3D Touch-like display, 4GB of RAM, 64GB internal storage, a microSD card slot, 20-megapixel rear camera with BRITECELL camera sensor, 5-megapixel/8-megapixel selfie camera, and the usual bevy of connectivity options like 4G LTE support, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.1 and USB Type-C connector.
Samsung will reportedly unveil the Galaxy S7 sometime in January, most likely at its January 5 event during CES. An analyst recently claimed that Samsung could price its forthcoming flagship smartphone up to 10 percent lower than the Galaxy S6. This it believes will give the smartphone an edge against rivals from companies like Apple, HTC, Sony and LG.