Samsung is already working on its next flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 7, which is rumored to be unveiled on August 2. Ahead of the launch, we have come across multiple rumors and reports that have spilled the beans on what to expect from the next Galaxy Note phablet. The Galaxy Note 7 is rumored to run Android N out-of-the box, along with a completely overhauled TouchWiz UI with Grace UX. Also Read - Best battery smartphones under Rs 15,000: Redmi Note 10T, Realme Narzo 30 and moreAlso Read - Upcoming phone launches to expect in August 2021: Redmi 10, iQOO 8, Realme GT, Samsung Galaxy A52s, more
Now, Samsung HDBlog has posted a video (spotted by SamMobile) that offers a glimpse at how the new TouchWiz UI could look like. It s a 15-minute long video that offers a complete walkthrough of the interface and new features that could come as a part of the new firmware. Samsung seems to have worked hard in making the UI simple, cleaner and with minimum distractions. Also Read - Top 5G smartphones under Rs 20,000 in August 2021: Samsung A22 5G, Redmi Note 10T, etc
The first thing you ll notice is the new icons for phone, calendar, notes, gallery and other apps. The quick toggles that you get on drag down notifications have also become flatter. The settings menu also has new icons and single tab to access and change settings. You can also add blur effects to calendar widgets, with an option to increase or decrease the opacity as per your needs. The video also shows off split-screen multitasking and more.
While Samsung is likely to debut the new interface with Galaxy Note 7, it could even make to earlier devices such as the Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 edge and Galaxy Note 5 among others. However, details about the same are scarce at the moment. Also, Samsung is known for taking its time to push out updates.
Some of the core app APKs such as SNote, SBrowser, video player, SBrowser, voice recorder and calculator have already been published. If you have a compatible Samsung smartphone with root-access and want to give the new apps a try, you can head over to XDA-developers forums.
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 specifications, features: Based on the rumors so far, the Galaxy Note 7 could turn out to be the ultimate flagship phablet. It is rumored to sport a 5.8-inch QHD curved dual edge display and could be powered by Snapdragon 823 chipset paired with 6GB of RAM. With 32GB and 64GB storage option, rumors also point to a higher end version with 265GB onboard storage.
The Galaxy Note 7 is also expected to borrow some features from the Galaxy S7, which includes the 12-megapixel rear camera with dual-pixel technology, water and dust resistance capabilities and heart rate sensor. The Galaxy Note 7 could also be the first Samsung device to come with USB Type-C connectivity port. With a 4,000mAh battery, 4G LTE, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11ac support is also likely to be in tow. As of now, details on pricing are missing, but we expect some leaks to pour in as launch event draws closer.