Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

Announced:
Feb 21, 2016
Market status:
Released
Release date:
Mar 11, 2016

PhoneArena Rating:

9.0
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Display

Display size:

5.5 inches

Resolution:

1440 x 2560 pixels

Pixel density:

534 ppi

Technology:

Super AMOLED

Screen-to-body ratio:

76.09 %

Features:

Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4), Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Camera

Rear:

Single camera

Main camera:

12 megapixels

Hardware Features:

Optical image stabilization, Phase detection autofocus

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.7; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.5"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm

Flash:

LED

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (30 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (60 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (240 fps)

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR), Picture-taking during video recording, Video calling, Video sharing

Front:

5 megapixels

Features:

High Dynamic Range mode (HDR)

Design

Dimensions:

5.94 x 2.86 x 0.30 inches (150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm)

Weight:

5.54 oz (157 g)
the average is 6 oz (172 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 4); Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Water, Dust; IP 68

Biometrics:

Fingerprint (touch)

Features:

Touch sensitive control keys

Colors:

Black, Gold, Silver, Pink, White

Multimedia

Headphones:

3.5 mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Loudspeaker

Features:

Album art cover, Background playback

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation

Hardware & Performance

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 MSM8996

Processor:

Quad-core, 2200 MHz, Kryo, 64-bit, 14 nm

GPU:

Adreno 530

RAM:

4 GB

Internal storage:

32 GB

Available to use:

24.4 GB

Storage expansion:

microSDXC up to 200 GB

OS:

Android (8.0 Oreo, 7.0 Nougat, 6.0 Marshmallow), Samsung TouchWiz UI

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

4.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, dual-band, e; Multiple antennas, MIMO, Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct

USB:

microUSB, USB 2.0

Features:

Mass storage device, USB OTG, USB charging

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer

Mobile Payment:

Samsung Pay

Other:

NFC, ANT+, UMA (Wi-Fi Calling), Tethering, Computer sync, OTA sync

Cellular

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 18, 19, 20, 29, 30

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Data:

LTE-A Cat 9 (450/50 Mbit/s), HSPA

SIM type:

Nano SIM

HD Voice:

Yes

VoLTE:

Yes

Battery

Capacity:

3600 mAh

Type:

Li - Ion, Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0

Talk time (3G):

36.00 hours
the average is 23 h (1362 min)

Internet use:

3G: 13 hours; LTE: 15 hours; Wi-Fi: 15 hours

Music playback:

66.00 hours

Video playback:

19.00 hours

Phone features

Notifications:

Haptic feedback, Music ringtones (MP3), Polyphonic ringtones, Vibration, Flight mode, Silent mode, Speakerphone

Other features:

Voice dialing, Voice commands, Voice recording, TTY/TDD

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Feb 12, 2016

FCC ID value:

A3LSMG935F link

FCC measured SAR:

Head:

0.27 W/kg

Body:

0.66 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg

Wireless Router:

0.96 W/kg

Shopping information

MSRP price:

$ 799

This device is also known as Samsung SM-G935V, Samsung SM-G935P, Samsung SM-G935R4, Samsung SM-G9350, Samsung SM-G935F, Samsung SM-G935T, Samsung SM-G935A, Samsung SM-G935W8, Samsung SM-G935

ALTERNATIVE VARIANTS

We list only the specs that are different than the main variant

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

SM-G935F International version

Differences from the main variant:

System chip:

Samsung Exynos 8 Octa 8890

Processor:

Octa-core, 2300 MHz, Exynos M1 "Mongoose" and ARM Cortex-A53, 64-bit

GPU:

Mali-T880 MP12

RAM:

4 GB

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

with 64 GB storage

Differences from the main variant:

Internal storage:

64 GB

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

SM-G935V for Verizon Wireless

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 13, 18, 19, 20

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40, 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

SM-G935P for Sprint

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 8, 12, 25, 26

LTE (TDD):

Bands 41

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

SM-G935R for U.S. Cellular

Differences from the main variant:

LTE (FDD):

Bands 2, 4, 5, 8, 12, 13, 18, 19, 25

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38, 39, 40

UMTS:

850, 900, 1900, 2100 MHz

US CARRIER AVAILABILITY

Available

Pros

  • High screen-to-body ratio (76.09 %)
  • Extremely high pixel density screen (534 ppi)
  • Large camera sensor pixel size (1.4 μm)

Cons

No Cons

Description

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the larger phone in the S7 family: it has a 5.5" Quad HD Super AMOLED display, runs on Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon 820 chip and sports a 12-megapixel camera with large pixels and the widest lens on a phone (f/1.7) for great low light performance. All of that comes together via the new TouchWiz on top of Android 6 Marshmallow. The S7 Edge features 32GB of internal storage with support for microSD cards. It also has a massive 3600mAh battery and sports IP68 water resistance.

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