Samsung to launch Galaxy Note7 in India on August 11th

After announcing the Galaxy Note7 at Unpacked 2016 event earlier this week, Samsung has now started sending out press invites to the Indian tech press media for the launch of Note 7 in the country. As per the invite, Samsung will be launching the Galaxy Note 7 in India on August 11th. The event is scheduled to take place in New Delhi.

According to Samsung India website, the South Korean giant will be launching the dual-SIM variant of Note 7 in India on August 11th.

The device is expected to go on sale soon after the launch, mostly starting August 19th, the day Note 7 will be available in-stores globally. We are expecting Samsung prices the Note 7 under Rs. 60,000.

The Galaxy Note7 comes in four color options - Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium, Black Onyx and Blue Coral. Samsung has stuffed the Note7 with many new features such as unique front-to-back symmetrical dual-edge curve, HDR support on display, improved S Pen, Iris scanning, fingerprint scanner, USB Type-C port, Samsung Cloud and Power Saving mode.

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Samsung Galaxy Note7 Specifications

  • 5.7-inch Quad HD Dual edge Super AMOLED display with Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection and 518ppi pixel density
  • Octa core Exynos 8890 (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad), 64 bit, 14nm process / Quad Core Snapdragon 820 processor
  • Mali-T880 MP12 / Adreno 530 GPU
  • Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with new TouchWiz UI
  • 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9mm dimensions - 169g weighs
  • Dual Pixel 12MP rear camera with LED flash, Smart OIS, PDAF, f/1.7 aperture
  • 5MP front facing camera with f/1.7 aperture
  • 64GB (UFS 2.0) internal storage with microSD card support (up to 256GB)
  • 3,500 mAh battery with fast Charging on wired and wireless
  • Single SIM / Hybrid Dual SIM (nano+nano/microSD)
  • LTE Cat.12 / LTE Cat.10 / LTE Cat.9 (depending on market)
  • Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), MIMO(2x2) 620Mbps, Bluetooth 4.2 LE, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS + Glonass + Beidou
  • IP68 dust and water resistance rating
  • S Pen stylus
  • Fingerprint sensor, Iris scanner, Heart rate sensor, Barometer, Gyro Sensor, Geomagnetic Sensor, Hall Sensor, Proximity Sensor, RGB Light Sensor