Samsung Galaxy S7 Active with 5.5-inch QHD display surfaces in benchmarks

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active (SM-G891A) has been spotted on GFXBench last week. It’s live images had also surfaced on the Internet couple of weeks back. Anyway, the listing has revealed most of its specifications, hence lets check them out now.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active on GFXBench

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active Rumoured Specifications

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active will feature a 5.5-inch (2560 x 1440 pixels) Quad HD Super AMOLED always-on, pressure sensitive display. It will be powered by a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 (2 x 2.1 GHz + 2 x 1.6 GHz) 64-bit processor along with Adreno 530 GPU. It will come with 4 GB of LPDDR4 RAM and 32 GB of internal memory, which can be expanded up to 200 GB via microSD card. It will run on the latest Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow with TouchWiz UI on top of it.

One the camera front, the Galaxy S7 Active will rock a 12 megapixel rear camera with LED flash, f/1.7 aperture and Smart OIS, which is also found on the Galaxy S7. The Dual pixel rear camera will take brighter and sharper images, even in low light. It will come with a 5 megapixel front-facing camera with f/1.7 aperture for selfies and video calling. It will come with a fingerprint sensor and Barometer as well. It is also water and dust resistant since it is IP68 certified. As the name suggests, it will have a rugged design and will also be shock proof. It will be missing out on the heat rate sensor.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active leaked

The Galaxy S7 Active will come with 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (Dual Band), Bluetooth 4.2 LE, GPS with GLONASS, USB 2.0 and NFC as connectivity options. The phablet might pack in a 3,000 mAh battery or more under the hood, that will support both wired and wireless (WPC and PMA) fast charging.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active will be available on AT&T in USA first and might get officially announced in the near future.

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