Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

Today, August 2, the South Korean company Samsung officially unveiled its flagship phablet – Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The presentation of the novelties was held simultaneously in three cities – new York, London and Rio de Janeiro.Display and hardware platformand Galaxy...

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Today, 2 Aug, South Korean company Samsung officially unveiled its flagship phablet – Samsung Galaxy Note 7. The presentation of the novelties was held simultaneously in three cities – new York, London and Rio de Janeiro.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

Display and hardware platform

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is equipped with a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display, curved on both sides, whose resolution is 2560×1440 pixels (518 ppi). The hardware basis of the smartphone, depending on the region, is a 64-bit OCTA-core Qualcomm Snapdragon processor 821 or 64-bit eight-core chipset Samsung Exynos 8893.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

the Amount of RAM is 4 GB built-in flash drive format UFS 2.0 – 64 GB, expandable with microSD cards for another 256 GB.

Housing

the body uses Corning Gorilla glass 5 and the aluminum alloy 7000 series. The device has protection from dust and water according to the IP68 standard. On the front and rear curved glass is used symmetrically. According to the manufacturer, it gives more convenience when using with one hand.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

S-Pen

Not without the support of the S-Pen, which now, moreover, became dustproof waterproof according to the IP68 standard. The pen has been improved and now allows you to create notes with the screen turned off, GIF-animation, translate text or enlarge images by touch.

stylus Tip is quite thin, 0.7 mm. In this Note 7 will determine the size of the touch is like the brush.

Camera and other features

Besides, the new phablet has got 12 megapixel (F1.7) main camera Dual Pixel with dual led flash and 5-megapixel (F1.7) front camera. Capacity battery that supports wireless charging or charging via a USB Type-C, is 3,500 mAh. The device supports modules of LTE-Advanced Cat .12, Wi-Fi (802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, 2G, 3G, GPS, A-GPS, GLONASS, Beidou, NFS, 4.2 Bluetooth LE.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

Galaxy Note 7 is equipped with fingerprint scanners and iris for user authentication. Dimensions devaysa 153,5×73,9×7.9 mm and weighs 169 grams. Works Samsung Galaxy Note 7 under the operating system Android 6.0.1 with sheath New Grace UX and the prospect of upgrading to Android 7.0 in the coming months. New South Korean manufacturer is available in four colors: black, blue, silver and gold.

the Beginning

pre-Orders for the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in some countries will have to take today. From 19 August, the smartphone will be available in South Korea and the United States. Price of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is approximately €850. The beginning of sales in Russia will start on August 26. Price – 65 000 rubles. In the first three months of the start of sales of the smartphone in the set will go to the fitness bracelet Gear Fit 2.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

Samsung Gear VR

Samsung Also unveiled a new virtual reality helmet Gear VR. The helmet will be compatible with both Galaxy Note 7, and some older models of Samsung smartphones. Dimensions are 207.8 U.S.×122,5×98,6 mm. From the sensor as before, provided by the accelerometer, gyroscope and proximity sensor.

Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR Samsung introduced a smartphone Galaxy Note 7 and helmet Gear VR

Gear VR (2016) more compact and lighter than previous models and now feature a USB Type-C with quick replacement microUSB and a quick launch button store Oculus. Also, Samsung engineers managed to increase the viewing angle from 96 to 101 degrees. In games and applications for virtual reality, this slight difference will be visible.

sales of the Samsung Gear VR will start simultaneously with the Galaxy Note 7 – August 19. The headset will cost $ 99.


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