15 Features Samsung Galaxy S7, and no iPhone 6s
February 22 on the eve of the exhibition MWC in Barcelona, Samsung presented the latest version of its flagship smartphone Galaxy S7 and its “bent” modification Galaxy S7 edge. Currently the machines are the most advanced in the line of so many resources compared with their iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus.
The seventh version of Samsung’s flagship smartphone available in two versions – standard Galaxy S7 has a screen diagonal of 5.1 inches and the Galaxy S7 Edge – 5,5 inches. Work Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge running Android 6.0 Marshmallow
The resource features listed BGR Galaxy S7, are not in the top smartphone Apple. Among them are quite useful in real life, and completely unnecessary functions.
1. AMOLED-display high definition
The advantages and disadvantages of AMOLED and LCD can talk long. Leaving aside the right technology and to consider other options displays, then Samsung devices were ahead. The display is IPS LCD 4,7-inch iPhone 6s has a resolution of 1334 × 750 pixels (326ppi), and iPhone 6s Plus – 1920 x 1080 pixels (401 ppi). While both Galaxy S7 and S7 edge screen is Super AMOLED technology and boast higher resolution and pixel density per inch – 2560 × 1440 pixels, 577 and 550 ppi.
2. Function Always-On Display
Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge have a new function Always-On Display. Its essence is that the screen in the locked position always shows the time, date, calendar, charging the battery and so on. D. Tellingly, Always-On Display could be a feature of South Korean smartphone with Super AMOLED display and will feature only the new flagships. No other models are not will even top models of the last generation.
3. Protection against water and dust
Seventh generation smartphone Galaxy S7 line back to basics, as well as the Galaxy S5, the novelty has protection from moisture and dust, which can boast of, for example, the flagship smartphone Sony. The degree of protection under international classification – IP68. This means that Korean is fully protected against dust and can be without consequences submerged to a depth of 1 m. With this device you can safely take with you on holiday and not be afraid rainy weather.
4. MicroSD card slot
Also, as the Galaxy S5 «Seven» supports memory cards Micro SD, which simplifies data exchange phone with your PC, making it faster and more productive. Also, if necessary, available capacity gigabytes easily expanded, opening more possibilities for storing information. Claimed maximum capacity 200GB cards. Later, you may receive support for memory cards 2 TV, no reason not to do so, no technical constraints.
5. Twice more RAM
Galaxy S7 boasts 4 GB of RAM. IPhone 6s used in half the RAM. But to draw conclusions about the performance, it is necessary to wait for practical experiments. iPhone 6s Plus with 2GB of RAM leaves no chance Galaxy Note 5 with 4 GB of RAM to test the performance.
6. The best option aperture
Permission major smartphone camera is 12 megapixels. This parameter flagship Apple and Samsung are at the same level. But diaphragm chambers iPhone 6s / 6s Plus – f / 2.2, and Galaxy S7 / S7 edge – ƒ / 1.7. The diameter of the aperture regulates the amount of light that enters the matrix.
7. More pixels
Talking about the camera Galaxy S7, the Samsung stated that the pixels in the sensor is 30% more than the iPhone 6s Plus. Pixel size of Korean vehicles – 1.22 microns in the US – 1.4 microns.
8. Dual Pixel Technology for fast AF
The Samsung declare precision autofocus combined with high speed. The function is implemented by technology Dual Pixel, familiar, for example, cameras Canon. It allows each pixel of the sensor not only for pictures but also for phase focusing. As a result of sharply increased shutter speed.
9. 24-megapixel sensor
In the first Galaxy S7 module uses its own design BRITECELL. Physically matrix has a resolution of 24 megapixels, but the output image is formed as half as adjacent points combine to increase the sharpness. Something similar happened on Symbian Nokia, when the company presented its fotoflahman.
10. The liquid cooling
The Samsung say that the Galaxy S7 CPU is 30% more powerful than the Galaxy S6, and graphics – almost 60% more productive. To protect the unit from overheating, the company added in their liquid cooling. Technology should prevent overheating as the main processor and the graphics processor.
11. A more capacious battery
Increased size Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, including related and capacity of the battery, it is the first model of 3000 mAh, the second – 3600 mAh. Those settings in iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus – 1715 and 2750 mAh. It is understood, however, that when operating the device – it is always a combination of factors, including the stability and optimization software, quality components, the power consumption of the screen. Consider working in isolation from these parameters is difficult and sometimes impossible.
12. Support for fast charging
Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge technology supports fast charging. 10 minutes spent in the smartphone adapter that will provide up to 4 hours of battery life. According to the manufacturer, the technology is more effective than the predecessors.
13. Wireless Charging
Leaders Samsung supports wireless charging technology uses special Dual. According to official information, it enables faster charging. And the Galaxy S7 supports not only the most common protocol Qi, but other standards for wireless transmission of energy. Thus, the user need not worry about the compatibility of the charger.
14. Universal Payment System
The technology built into the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, allows paying for goods only bringing gadget to the reader at the checkout of the store. Using the fingerprint sensor on your phone will be the authorization of payments, as implemented in Apple. But unlike Apple Pay, the payment system in addition to Samsung Pay NFC technology is used MST – «magnetic secure transmission” used POS-terminals for receiving contactless payments on mobile devices without the need for changes to the software. Due to this opportunity to use Samsung Pay is much broader than Apple Pay. For users of the service available to more than 30 million outlets worldwide.
15. Supports virtual reality
Samsung is serious about virtual reality – and it’s not just about Zuckerberg in an embrace with Gear VR in the presentation. Smartphone Galaxy S7 originally created with the expectation of working with proprietary virtual reality helmet. The main objective Gear VR – let the user while watching the 360-degree video feel directly in the video. In some countries, people who did pre-order the new smartphone Samsung, virtual reality helmet will receive a gift. Separately Gear VR will sell for $ 99.