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Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Samsung Galaxy Note 7
Brand: Samsung
Category: Discontinued Smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 - Reviews and details

Expert Local Reviews

AusDroid 4 stars* (estimated from 8.5/10)
CyberShack 4.5 stars
Financial Review No score provided
Finder No score provided
Gizmodo 4.5 stars* (estimated from 90/100)
IT Wire No score provided 5 stars
PC World 3 stars
Pickr 5 stars
The Australian 4.5 stars* (estimated from 9/10)


Screen size 5.7 inches
Screen resolution Quad HD (2560x1440)
Pixel density 518ppi

Design and construction

Thickness 7.9mm
Weight 169g
Construction Aluminium, glass
Water resistant
Water resistance rating IP68


Rear camera 12 megapixels, Dual Pixel
Rear flash
Front camera 5 megapixels
Front flash
Video capture (maximum) Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160)


Processor Exynos (2.3GHz quad + 1.6GHz quad)
CPU tech Octa-core (8)
Memory (RAM) 4GB
Storage 64GB
Upgradeable storage Yes, this supports microSD cards.
Operating system Google Android (Samsung, Sony, HTC, etc)
OS version 6.0, Marshmallow
SIM type nanoSIM


3G/4G/5G Yes, it has both 3G and 4G.
Maximum Speed Cat 9 LTE - 450Mbps down, 50Mbps up (max)
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.x with A2DP, LE
GPS support
Near-Field Communication
WiFi 802.11ac (supports a/b/g/n)

Ports and security

Charge / data port Type C USB
3.5mm headset jack
Biometric security Fingerprint and iris scanners


Battery size 3500mAh