After Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge were launched in four colour variants—Black Onyx, Gold Platinum, White Pearl, and Silver Titanium—last February, the tech giant will be launching the device in new Pink Gold colour variant soon. However, there would be no change in the specifications of the smartphone.
In a blog post, Samsung has said that the Pink Gold variant will be first launched in South Korea on Wednesday, and the rest of the market will be getting the handset soon.
“Pink Gold was chosen as it, like the other colours available for the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, is a natural colour that provides a sense of comfort. These hues glitter and shimmer as if illuminated from inside their glass surfaces,” Samsung said.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge was launched at MWC 2016 and was scheduled to hit the market in Australia on Mar. 11 with a price tag of $950 and $1100 respectively for the 32GB. The smartphone is powered by either Samsung’s Octa-core Exynos 8890 SoC or Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset. Bu the global variant of the device carries the snapdragon 820 processor, according to Samsung’s official page.
In terms of specifications, the Samsung Galaxy S7 sports a 5.1-inch QHD Super AMOLED display, and the Galaxy S7 Edge has a 5.5-inch QHD Super AMOLED display. Both devices have the always-on display feature that lets users check notifications, time, and date without waking up the device. The processors of the devices are paired with 4GB of RAM and a 12MP ‘Dual Pixel’ rear camera is included with a f/1.7 aperture and OIS feature. A 5-MP front camera is also included.
Both Galaxy devices run on Android 6.0 Marshmallow, and also carries IP68 rating certificate for dust and water resistance. A 3000mAh battery is incorporated in the Galaxy S7 while the Galaxy S7 Edge is packed with a 3600 mAh battery.