Samsung Galaxy S7 Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Discover all the technical specs of the Samsung Galaxy S7 - from its camera and display to performance and battery life.
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Samsung Galaxy S7 is a 2016 smartphone. It measures 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm and weighs 152 g. It has a Super AMOLED display measuring 5.1" inches. The resolution is 1440 x 2560 and 577 ppi pixel density.

There is Single front camera with 5 MP. The main camera is Single with 12 MP.

It runs on Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53) CPU with 32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM memory. The battery is 3000 mAh.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 specs

General specs

Brand and model

Samsung Galaxy S7

Release date

2016, February


142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm (5.61 x 2.74 x 0.31 in)


152 g (5.36 oz)

Body build

Front/back glass (Gorilla Glass 4), aluminum frame


Black, White, Gold, Silver, Pink Gold


3000 mAh,  Non-removable Li-Ion

Battery life

Talking time- Up to 22 h (3G)
Music play - Up to 62 h

Approximate price290 EUR





capacitive touchscreen

Display colors


Screen size

5.1" inc

Screen area

71.5 cm2

Screen format

16:9 (height:width)

Screen to body ratio


Screen resolution

1440 x 2560 px

PPI /points per inch/

577 PPI

Screen protection

Corning Gorilla Glass 4

Other - Always-on display

Camera and Video

Rear camera, main

12 MP, Single

Camera specs

-12 MP, f/1.7, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS


LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Video 2160p@30fps, 1080p@60fps, 720p@240fps, HDR, dual-video rec.
Front camera, selfie

5 MP, Single


5 MP, f/1.7, 22mm (wide), 1/4.1'', 1.34µm


Dual video call, Auto-HDR

Video 1440p


Operating system OS

Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to Android 8.0 (Oreo); TouchWiz UI


- Exynos 8890 Octa (14 nm)

Processor CPU

- Octa-core (4x2.3 GHz Mongoose & 4x1.6 GHz Cortex-A53)

Graphics processor GPU

- Mali-T880 MP12

External memory

microSD, up to 256 GB (uses SIM 2 slot) - dual SIM model only

Internal memory

32/64 GB, 4 GB RAM

Antutu 8 score 189150 (Rank 614 of 1138)
Antutu 7 score 158900 (Rank 130 of 2128)
GeekBench 5 Single Core 270 (Rank 1022 of 1569)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core 718 (Rank 1237 of 1564)
GeekBench 4 Single Core 1536 (Rank 174 of 987)
GeekBench 4 Multi-Core 3718 (Rank 289 of 984)
GeekBench 4 RenderScript4791
GeekBench 4 Battery1939

Communication and Connectivity

SIM card Single SIM (Nano-SIM) - G930FHybrid Dual SIM (Nano-SIM, dual stand-by) - G930FD
Network GSM / HSPA / LTE
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB microUSB 2.0, USB Host
Bluetooth 4.2, A2DP, LE, aptX
Harmful irradiation
SAR - 1.40 W/kg (head)     1.59 W/kg (body)    
SAR EU - 0.41 W/kg (head)     0.62 W/kg (body)    

Music and Audio

Radio No
Headphone jack Yes
- 24-bit/192kHz audio
-Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic

Other features

- Sensors - Fingerprint (front-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer, heart rate, SpO2
- Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 2.0)
-Qi/PMA wireless charging (market dependent)
-S-Voice natural language commands and dictation
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-IP68 dust/water proof (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
- Versions: G930F (Global); G930FD (Global; Southeast Asia); G930W8 (Canada) Also known as Samsung Galaxy S7 Duos with dual-SIM card slots
Disclaimer: The information provided here is based on publicly available information and official specifications from Samsung. While every effort has been made to provide accurate and reliable information, readers should be aware that specifications are subject to change and updates from Samsung may not be reflected.

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Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor

Richard Taylor is a technology expert and journalist based in the UK. With a degree in Computer Science from the University of Birmingham, he provides insightful analysis and expert reviews of the latest smartphones and technology. His technical expertise, passion for technology and years of experience make him a trusted source in the industry.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 - comments and opinions

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2023-05-25 02:02:21

Just love it. Not too complicated but very functional.

Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy S7 was around 290 EUR after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2016, February.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy S7 is 152 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy S7 is 5.1" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy S7 is 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm (HxWxD).

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