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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – FAQ

The South Korean handset maker, Samsung has launched its newest phablet called Galaxy Note 7 and we could not have been more impressed. Flaunting the classy design that the Samsung has recently adopted, this smartphone comes with the top of the line features and specifications.

While the device is yet to come to the Indian shores, the excitement surrounding the latest Samsung mobile price is already abuzz in the market. This handset would be coming in the same color options as available in Samsung Galaxy S7. Here is a list of frequently asked questions regarding the upcoming phablet.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Frequently Asked Questions for Samsung Galaxy Note 7:

How is Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Design and dimensions?

Coming to the design of the handset, Samsung claims that the Galaxy Note 7 has been designed to be symmetrical and fit the palm perfectly. The unibody design and Corning Gorilla Glass/metal make of the handset feels like a million dollar.

The dimensions of this handset are 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm, which is pretty impressive for a device this size. It weighs at 168 gm, which is light enough for a device built with metal and glass.

What colors will Samsung offer in Galaxy Note 7?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will be coming in 4 options viz. Black Onyx, Blue Coral, Gold Platinum, and Silver Titanium.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes powered with which processor?

The American variant of the device would come with the 64-bit Snapdragon 820 processor with 4 cores and unknown clock speed. On the other hand, the International variant of the device will pack an Octa-core Exynos 8890 processor, which is slightly less snappy than the Snapdragon 820.

Which graphic processor has been used in this handset?

The US variant of this handset comes with the latest Adreno 530 processor, whereas, the international model boasts of Mali-T880 MP12 GPU.

The display of this phablet measures?

The display of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is 5.7-inch corner to corner, diagonally and is a delight to watch. It comes with a Super AMOLED panel and offers a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels, which happens to be one of the most brilliant display.

Is there Adaptive Brightness feature in Galaxy Note 7?

Yes, this phablet does come with Adaptive Brightness feature.

Did Samsung take any precautionary measure to protect the display?

Samsung has made sure that the brilliant display on the Galaxy Note 7 remains scratch-resistant with the help of the latest Corning Gorilla Glass 5.

What is the Model number of  Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been assigned the SM-N930G model number.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Does Samsung Galaxy Note 7 support dual SIM?

Yes, it has dual SIM slots. However, the SIM card tray is a hybrid, which means t can either take two SIM cards or a SIM card and microSD at a time.

What SIM type is accepted by Galaxy Note 7 and whether both slots support 4G LTE?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 accepts nano SIM cards in both slots and yes, both SIM cards support 4G LTE in this handset.

What other connectivity options does Galaxy Note 7 offer?

Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n/ac, WiFi Direct, hotspot, USB Type-C, Bluetooth v4.2 and GPS

Is there a 3.5 mm audio jack in this phablet?

Yes, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 does come with a 3.5 mm audio jack.

What is the storage capacity and does it come micro SD Card support?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is being offered with a massive 64 GB of internal storage and it comes with expandable storage as well.

The amount of RAM that Samsung Galaxy Note comes with?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is one of the beasts that comes with a massive RAM of 4 GB.

How strong is the battery under the rear panel?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes powered by a 3500 mAh battery, which is massive and an improvement over the battery of Galaxy Note 5.

Is there support for Fast charging?

Yes, the upcoming phablet supports fast charging.

Can we remove the battery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Since it comes with a unibody design, the battery of this handset is non-removable.

Features accompanying the rear camera of Galaxy Note 7 are?

This handset comes with a 12 MP PDAF rear camera with LED flash, 5-piece lens, f/1.7 aperture. The front camera is 5 MP.

Can the device shoot 1080p videos?

Yes, you can record 1080p full HD videos as well as 4K videos.

Can the Phablet play Full HD 1080p Videos?

Yes, it can also play 4K videos with ease.

Can Samsung Galaxy Note 7 read external storage devices through USB OTG?

Yes, external storage devices can be connected to Galaxy Note 7 using USB OTG.

Does it come with a fingerprint sensor?

Yes, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 borrows the same fingerprint scanner that features on the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.

Does it come with an IR Blaster?

No, there is no IR Blaster in this handset.

Do we have NFC feature?

Yes, it also comes with integrated support for NFC.

Is there a LED Notification light on the front panel of this handset?

Yes, there are different indicator color light to notify users.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes with which sensors?

Iris scanner, fingerprint, accelerometer, gyroscope, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate and SpO2.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 comes with which Android operating system?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 runs on Android Marshmallow v 6.0.1, right out of the box.

What would be the price tag of Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Samsung is expected to price the upcoming handset in the range of INR 55,000.

Where will this handset be available to buy?

Samsung sells its handset through both online and physical outlets.

When will it be available for sale?

This handset is expected to be launched across the world on August 19, 2016.


  • 4G LTE
  • FingerPrint Sensor
  • Quad HD Display
  • 3500 mAh battery


  • Non-removable battery
  • Hybrid SIM card slot

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