Samsung today announced its new high-end smartphone, the Galaxy Note 7, which highlights great strength, because with the IP68 certification it can survive to depths of 1.5 meters under water, while its curved screen has the Gorilla Glass 5 protection. An elegant chassis with an aluminum finish and two new colors to choose, coral blue.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7: 5.7 “, IP68, Gorilla Glass 5 and iris scanner 

Samsung Galaxy Note 7

In terms of specifications, we are facing a device built around a Super AMOLED panel of 5.7 inches with a Quad HD / 2K 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution with HDR support driven by a Snapdragon 820 or Exynos 8890 SoC (depending on market) coupled with 4 GB of RAM  with 64GB of storage expandable via a microSD card.

At the rear we have a Dual 12 megapixels camera with an aperture f / 1.7 which can recode 2K video and the front camera of 5 MP. The high-end device is supported by a battery of 3500 mAh capacity equipped with rapid recharge thanks to the USB Type-C port, a fingerprint reader on the Home button, an iris scanner to further improve safety along with an array of biometric sensors, and of course, the S Pen, a stylus to take notes which can recognize up to 4,096 pressure points, it is capable of recognizing 38 languages and to translate them into up to 71 languages.

Information on Samsung Galaxy Note7 is completed with 3G, 4G LTE Cat.9, NFC, WiFi 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS + GLONASS, dimensions of 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm thickness and weighing 169 grams. The device will run Android 6.0 Marshmallow operating system out of the box and will be available in blue, black, gold and silver. It will be released on August 19 for 849 euros.