Some time back, a 6 GB RAM variant of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone was spotted on TENAA. Now as per reports, the Note 7 model will be priced at 6088 yuan (approximately Rs 61,188) in China and will up for pre-order starting August 26. Further, as per report the smartphone will be made available to customers from September 2 onwards.
The new model has same features as the regular Note 7 version which was announced by Samsung some time back. So like the regular model, the Chinese variant has a metal body and a 5.7-inch Quad HD (2560 x 1440 pixels) Super AMOLED display with curved edges on both right and left hand side. The display has Corning Gorilla Glass 5 protection as well. It is powered with Octa-Core Exynos 8890 (quad 2.3GHz + quad 1.6GHz) processor in all markets except USA where it will be available with Quad Core Snapdragon 820 processor.
The 6 GB model also has Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow operating system with the latest TouchWiz UI on top and a 3500 mAh battery with fast charging technology on both wired and wireless charging modes. It has a USB Type C port. The Galaxy Note 7 has 64 GB of internal storage and you can use a micro SD card of up to 256 GB in its expandable storage slot (Chinese edition has 128GB expandable storage). Note that it has a hybrid dual SIM slot which means if you use a micro SD card, you have to forgo the SIM2.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 of-course has S Pen stylus, a fingerprint sensor and an Iris scanner as well. Besides, the phablet offers Samsung’s Knox security app. Apart from this, the device also features barometer, gyro, geomagnetic, proximity, and ambient light sensors.
The smartphone boasts a 12-megapixel autofocus rear camera that comes with dual pixel technology, LED flash, PDAF, optical image stabilisation, and f/1.7 aperture. A 5-megapixel front facing camera with f/1.7 aperture is there in the Note 7 for selfies and video calling. On the connectivity front, the device offers 4G, Bluetooth 4.2, WiFi (802.11 b/g/n), GPS with AGS/GLONASS, NFC and USB type C. The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 measures 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9mm and it weighs 169 grams.