Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – Drop Test

The Note 7 is the first phone made with Corning’s Gorilla Glass 5 which can fall from up to 1.6 meters (5 feet, 3 inches) onto rough, hard surfaces, according to Corning. That goes for the front and back of the phone.

Gorilla Glass 4 — found on the S7 Edge — maxes out at about 1 meter (3 feet, 2 inches) onto rough surfaces. Like the Note 7, Gorilla Glass is on the front and back of the S7 Edge.


Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Vs Galaxy Note 7 – 12 Differences

Galaxy Note 7 vs. Galaxy Note 5 specs comparison

Category Galaxy Note 7 Galaxy Note 5
Operating System Android 6.0 Marshmallow Android 6.0 Marshmallow
Display 5.7-inch 2560×1440
Dual edge screen
Gorilla Glass 5
5.7-inch 2560×1440
Gorilla Glass 4
Processor Quad-core Snapdragon 820 (U.S.)
Octa-core Exynos 8890 (international)
Exynos 7420 octa-core (2.1GHz quad + 1.5GHz quad)
64bit, 14nm
Storage 64GB
microSD up to 256GB
32GB or 64GB
Rear Camera 12MP f/1.7
1.4-micron pixels
16MP f/1.9
1.12-micron pixels
OIS, phase-detection autofocus
Front Camera 5MP f/1.7 5MP f/1.9
Charging USB-C
Fast charging
Qi wireless
Powermat wireless
Fast charging
Qi wireless, PMA wireless
Input S Pen stylus
4096 pts of pressure sensitivity
S Pen stylus
2048 pts of pressure sensitivity
Battery 3500 mAh
3000 mAh
Water resistance IP68 rating No
Security One-touch fingerprint sensor
Iris scanner
One-touch fingerprint scanner
Dimensions 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9 mm 153.2 x 76.1 x 7.6mm
Weight 169 g 171 g
Colors black, silver, gold, blue coral black sapphire, white pearl, gold platinum

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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 6GB RAM – Available soon in China


According to an announcement from Samsung Electronics, the device will be put up for pre-order in the country from the 26th of this month, and will go on sale from September 2. While there’s no word on the pricing front just as yet, earlier rumors had suggested that it will cost a whopping 6088 Yuan ($914) in the country, although, Samsung is yet to confirm that officially.