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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge getting Blue Coral color option in the US

When Samsung introduced the Galaxy Note 7, it also debuted a new Blue Coral color option that combined blue front and back panels with a gold frame. That color appeared to die with the discontinuation of the Note 7, but Samsung has confirmed that Blue Coral will live on with another device. The Samsung Galaxy S7 edge is officially getting a Blue Coral color option. Samsung confirmed the news today, saying that it’ll begin rolling out “in selected markets around…

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Samsung Announces Pink Gold versions of the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Samsung announces the official versions of the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge in color pink gold. He will join the four other colors offered at the time – black, white, gold and platinum gray. “Pink Gold was chosen as it, like the other colors available for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, is a natural color that provides a sense of comfort. These hues glitter and shimmer as if illuminated from inside their glass surfaces.” Wrote the company. Debuting…

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Samsung expects most profitable quarter in over two years

The profits of Samsung Electronics in the second quarter of 2016 shows that the company expects to reach record of best profit in more than two years. Samsung expected to account $7 billion operating profit from $43 billion in revenue for the period from April to June, which represents a 41% increase in profit compared to the same period last year and 3% increase in sales. The numbers are preliminary, but Samsung is generally accurate in forecasting. When the final…

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Pink Gold Galaxy S7 and S7 edge coming to the U.S.

After making its international debut in April, the Pink Gold Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge making its way to the U.S. Samsung confirmed today that the Pink Gold Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge are coming to the U.S. on Aug. 28, and they’ll be sold exclusively by Best Buy. The unlocked devices will work across all four major U.S. carriers. The Pink Gold GS7 and GS7 edge are largely similar to the other color options that’ve been…

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Not Actually Water Resistant: Consumer Reports

HIGHLIGHTS Water-resistance problem is limited to the US variant – Galaxy S7 Active Samsung has acknowledged the complaints, said it’s investigating Samsung claims its Galaxy S7 phone can survive under 5ft water up to 30 minutes Consumer Reports says a Samsung phone that’s advertised as being “water resistant” actually isn’t. The problem appears limited to the Galaxy S7 Active, a rugged model available only through AT&T in the US. The standard S7 and S7 Edge models have the same claims…

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Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge Power Samsung’s Best Performance in 9 Quarters

HIGHLIGHTS Samsung put its operating income at KRW 8.1 trillion Analysts predicted KRW 7.4 trillion of operating income Samsung’s new strategies with its flagship phones paid off Samsung Electronics said Thursday that its second-quarter operating income jumped 17 percent over a year earlier to the highest quarterly profit in more than two years, as strong sales of its Galaxy smartphones drove profit growth in the mobile business. In its earnings preview, the South Korean company put its operating income at…

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Launch, Android N Beta, and More News From This Week

Since we last met, a lot has happened in the world of personal technology. From Apple’s ongoing battle with the FBI, to the new legal tug-and-war on call drop penalties, it has been an exciting week for tech enthusiasts in India and across the world. Possibly the biggest news of the week was the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge in India. The South Korean giant priced the Samsung Galaxy S7 at Rs. 48,900 and the…

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Features about the Samsung Galaxy S7

Innovation in the smartphone world is not dead. Far from it. And the Samsung Galaxy S7 is proof of this. Here are seven epic features of Samsung’s latest smartphone that ensures it’s on the cutting edge of greatness. 1. All the photos you need anytime, in any lighting condition The Samsung Galaxy range is known for fantastic photos and the Samsung Galaxy S7 steps up the tradition with Dual Pixel sensors. This new feature allows the Samsung Galaxy S7 to…

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Samsung Galaxy S7, Galaxy S7 Edge now available for preorder with free Gear VR headset

  The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are now available for pre-order around the globe. In the US, you can pre-order the handsets from AT&T, Sprint, T-Mobile, US Cellular, and Verizon. Samsung is offering a free Samsung Gear VR headset and six VR games with your pre-order. Further, some retailers have their own special offers to pull you their way. T-Mobile is offering a full-year Netflix subscription with pre-order, while Best Buy is throwing out a free 64GB…

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Samsung’s Galaxy S7 could be waterproof and bigger than an iPhone 6S Plus

​With the grand unveiling of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 thought to be no more than a couple of months away, the leaks are flooding in. Mooted specs details for the flagship handset have been published by reliable rumours blog SamMobile, and there are a few surprises in store. The Android device is listed with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor and 4GB of RAM, but the big news concerns its screen size, which is said to be 5.7 inches. The iPhone 6S Plus-dwarfing…

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More Samsung Galaxy S7 Leaks Appear Ahead of MWC

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is the worst kept secret in the mobile world. A flood of rumors has been flowing in, and now, new images reportedly show the long-rumored device and its components. GSM Arena on Saturday published images of what appears to be manufacturing parts for the Samsung Galaxy S7. The first is a board of cameras marked with the SM-G930F name, which is believed to be the one used by Samsung for the Galaxy S7. The second image…

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Everything you need to know about Samsung Galaxy S7

Its predecessor might still be one of the hottest smartphones on the market, but the Samsung Galaxy S7 release date is already being tipped by that ever-faithful rumour mill. And the handset could be set to play nice with your wallet. With the Samsung Galaxy S6, and spin-off Galaxy S6 Edge having seen the Korean firm return to former smartphone glories, it has been suggested that the Galaxy S7 is being rushed to market in a bid to stave off competition…