The Galaxy S6 did not have dustproof, moisture protection, so the release of Galaxy S6 Active was quite a logical step by Samsung towards those who, for example, wanted to take a smartphone with a extreme journey and not to fear for its further operation. With the Galaxy S7, things are a little different — he gained the protection standard IP68 and seemed to be modified with the console Active the manufacturer would miss this time. However, this model still appears in the range of the South Korean manufacturer.
Today this information was confirmed by a series of “live” photos of the smartphone Galaxy S7 Active. The device has a metal frame, the corners of which have been reinforced with inserts of rubberized polycarbonate, which will minimize possible damage at falling. The protected status of the gadget emphasizes camo rear panel, and its capacitive keys have been replaced with rubberized physical buttons.
Sources claim that the Galaxy S7 Active meets military standard protection, and, like the original smartphone has a waterproof housing. It is reported that the novelty will retain the fingerprint scanner.
Based on previous experience, technical specifications Samsung Galaxy S7 Active will almost completely coincide with the ordinary model. And, therefore, a secure version of the flagship will be based on a hardware platform Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 chipset or a proprietary Samsung Exynos 8890, which in both cases are complemented by 4 GB of RAM.
The display of the smartphone will receive a diagonal of 5.1 inches and a resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. On the rear panel is equipped with 12-megapixel camera with optical stabilization. He will be able to offer users a slot for memory cards format microSD, modules Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, NFC and Bluetooth 4.2.
Samsung Galaxy S7 Active with part number SM-G891A definitely will spread us mobile provider AT&T, but will he, as the forerunner, exclusive offer for US, or will receive a residence permit in other countries — while the question.