Samsung S7 and S7 Edge Hidden Features and Secrets

If we talk about technology giants, then Samsung is the one we all have heard about. It has been very successful in all productions from the day it has been initiated. The smart phones rank first in selling products of Samsung because it enriches them with a lot of features and under affordable prices.

Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

The “S” series of Samsung got boost by launching newer models. The latter models of Samsung competed its former ones because it tried to give more and more features than its previous models. iPhone and Samsung’s “S” series has always been in tough competition as everyone knows very well. The competition reached its high peaks while launch of S6 by Samsung and iPhone 6S of Apple. The Samsung S6 gave a tough competition to its competitors specially Apple by revolutionizing the way it was making smartphones. They replaced the rough and dull plastic with metal and glass as Apple and HTC are doing from years in order to prove itself a good smartphone producer. This product really pulled something of Renaissance and pushed Samsung to think out of a box. But they lacked behind some of the features such as expandable memory, water resistant, processing speed, poor battery life etc

Now Samsung’s new Flagships Samsung S7 and S7 Edge launched to rock the market. The both models have filled the blanks which were left empty by previous model which was Samsung S6.

The blanks are only filled” it means new flagship has borrowed shape from S6 along with some refinements and improvements. Most of the article writers are saying that it will be best smartphones of all the time. Let’s see how:


Samsung S7 and S7 Edge Shape and Design:

Samsung S7 has borrowed shape from S6 but with few modifications which will make this flagship a bit more beautiful and attractive, easier to hold and pick from table or flat surface, has a flatter fingerprint sensor and reduced its camera hump. The sides of the smartphone are made curved which will make it easier to be picked up from any flat surface.

Samsung S7 and S7 Edge expandable memory

Samsung S7 and S7 supports extended memory:

Though, Samsung S6 was not supporting expandable memory but this feature is contained in both Samsung S7 versions.

Improved Processing Ability:


Processing ability of this flagship has been improved because they both come with Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 (for US only) and Exynos (for international).


From the stumbles of S6, it now comes with 4GB RAM which will give you improved experience of multiple applications running at a time.

Samsung S7 and S7 Edge Display

Best Dimensions with Great Display:

Samsung has blessed this smartphone with best dimensions. It is neither too much large nor too small but it is 5.1″ inches quad HD Super AMOLED display which enables this gadget to be held and used easily with one hand.

samsung-galaxy-s7 water resistant

Water and Dust Resistance:

The Samsung S6 annoyances have been overcome with the feature of IP68 waterproofing and dust resistance. Through this feature, Samsung S7 and S7 Edge can be resist water level up to 1.5 meters and for 30 minutes.

No Fussy Ports:

You don’t have to be worried too much because there are no fussy ports in your smartphone but only sealed and waterproof ports. The Micro-SD cards can inserted into the same tray where SIM cards are inserted. It also supports Google VR headset with USB Type – C.

S7 Games

Gaming Optimization:

Samsung S7 and S7 Edge are best for those who are crazy about games. It features great display with suitable screen dimensions and one amazing feature is Vulkan API (application program interface) which will reduce the take on battery life while gaming.

First smartphone to use Vulkan API:

Vulkan is the application program interface that is supported by most of the modern PCs and gaming consoles. Samsung’s flagship is first one to support Vulkan API across all smartphones that will improve battery timings and processing utility more improved.

Furthermore, gamers can record their game playing for later playback.

S7 water proof tube

Water Tube Coolant Inside:

Incredible Gadget is featured with “thermal spreader” which is inside your phone. It is 0.4mm thick tube containing water which will work like a coolant tube to cool processor when heated.

Working Edged Parts:

Moreover, there is another feature in the smartphone. It consists of edged parts and these parts provide you shortcuts multiple applications like emails, different photo modes and other third-party applications.

S7 camera low light result

DSLR Feature (dual pixel autofocus):

Firstly, Canon introduced this amazing feature of dual pixel autofocus but now this is first smartphone to get this feature. “Dual pixel autofocus” enables Samsung S7 and Samsung S7 Edge to record both the focusing and taking images rather than one at a time. It will also help in taking quick photographs of stills without the need of focusing before recording images and also will deliver smooth focus tracking in video modes.

This amazing feature was only limited to Japanese DSLR firm and other Cinema cameras. So, we can say that Samsung S7 and Samsung S7 Edge is the first smartphone to have dual pixel autofocus feature in the smartphones market.

Secondly, they both have bigger aperture of f/1.7 rather than f/1.9 which will let 25% more light to consumed. Low-light photos can be captured with accuracy because of bigger pixels and even without the need of flash light.

Samsung Gear

Virtual Reality Camera:

In contract with Facebook Oculus division, Samsung has also introduced 360-degree camera which will enable users to film the footage of wedding or any occasion and watch it as playback in their virtual reality headset.

Source 1: BBC

Source 2: ProPakistani

New flagship Samsung Galaxy S5 with fingerprint scanner and a built-in heart rate sensor in markets from 11th April

Samasung Galaxy S5 is now being launched in Markets for sell on 11th of this April with amazing unbelievable features in the price for the U.S about $200 with a carrier contract and around $600 to $700 unlocked. It will be much more surprising for those who had not used Samsung Galaxy s4 which is in fact a great smart phone. The users of its predecessor S4 ofcourse would not yell for the upgradation but it has been a trend now and competition in technology giants to come up with newer specs and grab the market and may be cause that S4 fails in the predicted sells. Samsung’s “Unpacked 5″ event on February 24, 2014 held in Barcelona and it’s that “5” which has caught everyone’s attention.


Samsung Galaxy S5 Features:

Fast Auto Focus

This feature is nice and plus point because HD camera with this feature is nothing now a days. So good to see this that now we can capture our fast moving actions with single touch. Great!

HDR(Rich tone)

For vivid and brighter captures in both photos and video this feature lets you to have scenes captured in real time natural light and colours.

Selective Focus

Also a fantastic feature and should be present in such sort of HD enabled smartphones. So now we can focus selective thing that are important to focus on and blur the remaining ones. Cooooool!

Heart Rate Sensor

Yes an amazing new feature first time introduced in smart phones according to their claims which really a new thing.

Galaxy S5 is the first smart phone with a built-in Heart Rate Sensor which enables you to measure your heart rate
directly on your phone. You can now check your heart rate at any time of the day and manage your condition
accordingly. [source]

S health (Personalized Fitness Tracker )

Amazing infact to maintain your record of your daily routines as condition, walking distance, calories, speed, duration, and so on. So setting goals of daily exercise and achieving them is much more easier with Galaxy S5’s pedometer.

Download Booster (Powered speed with LTE & Wi-Fi together)

By turning on LTE and WiFi Samsung says that you can download items even faster, theoretically up to 600-650Mbps. (They’re calling this marvel Download Booster.)

Now lets see what is the fact practically..!

MIMO(Multi-Input Multi-Output) Doubled connection, Faster speed

The 5th generatoin Wi-Fi 802.11ac and 2X2 MIMO technology equip Galaxy S5 with two internal Wi-Fi antennas to
double the connection and accelerate the speed of your Wi-Fi like never before.[source]

Dust & Water Resistant (Made to last longer and stronger)

Samsung Galaxy S5 is water, sweat, rain, liquids and dust resistant to make it long lasting and stronger enough in any activity and situation.

As many of the water and dust resistant smart phones are already available as Motorola Defy+, Samsung Galaxy Xcover, Sony Ericsson Xperia Active, Casio G’zOne Commando and Motorola Defy etc which makes this feature not much stronger enough to be a plus point for market capture and competition.   

Finger Scanner for Fingerprint security & access

The Galaxy S5’s fingerprint scanner is an optional biometric measure you can use to unlock your phone, and also to pay for services through PayPal. You can log up to three fingerprints.[source]

Samsung s5’s fingerprint scanner feature is ofcourse a new feature in samsung’s smart phones but already in many other ones.

Power Saving Mode (+Ultra Power Saving Mode)

Samsung GS5 ultra power saving mode feature lets you to save your battery by turning your phone in black and white and closing all unnecessary applications. But 2800mAh battery is little less impressive for such a big screen phone.

Samsung Galaxy S5 Specs [Link]


Samsung’s Galaxy S5 is a worthy successor in the evolving Galaxy S line.

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