Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Officially Announced : Specs, Features

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Today at Samsung’s Galaxy Unpacked Event, the company announced New flagship smartphones: the Galaxy Note 7

Both devices will launch in the U.S. on August 19 st, with preorders set to kick off today. Here’s the highlights for the Note 7, which is available for pre-order Aug. 3 and goes on sale Aug. 19 through all the major carriers, including AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, Verizon and U.S. Cellular.

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The biggest highlight of the Galaxy Note 7 is its iris scanner, and it is the first smartphone from Samsung with such a feature. Much like previous Galaxy Note phones, the Galaxy Note 7 features the S Pen stylus.

The Galaxy Note 7 screen is also worth writing home about. This is what Samsung is calling the first “Mobile HDR-ready” display, which is four times the definition of standard HD - otherwise known as 2K - at 2560x512 pixels.

The Galaxy Note 7 a Quad Core (2.15 GHz dual + 1.6 GHz dual), 64bit, 14nm processor; 4GB of RAM; built-in memory of 64GB that can expand to 256GB; and a 3,500 mAh battery with support for wireless charging. For the first time in the Note series, this smartphone accepts USB-C connectivity.battery has been increased to 3,500mAh.measures 153.5x73.9x7.9mm and weighs 169 grams
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The handset supports assortment of sensors including barometer, gyro, geomagnetic, proximity, and ambient light sensor. It also packs fingerprint scanner.