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The South Korean handset maker Samsung had made a huge buzz in the smartphone market with refresh look of Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 Edge.
As per the report, the company is currently working on its next flagship device dubbed as Galaxy S7 or Project Lucky and it will be announced ahead of the MWC and could be arrive early 2016.
Anyhow, there are still several months from now, the rumor mills have started revealing the specs and hinting at new things that the company would employ in its next project. As of now, we dont have any official word about the availability of S7 smartphone.
However, here are all the rumors about the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S7 that we came across. Take a look at the slider below to know more.
Samsung Galaxy S7: Design
Even though, the Galaxy S6 had a overhauled design change, we are not expecting much changes in the upcoming Galaxy S7. Anyhow, as per the rumor, the so-called Galaxy S7 will feature a magnesium alloy frame wrapped in glass covers.
Samsung Galaxy S7: Display
In this device, the company could come up with two Galaxy S7 variants with different screen size. Just like its predecessor, we may have a 5.2" Galaxy S7 with a flat display, and a 5.7" one with a side-curved display launched
Samsung Galaxy S7: Processor
As per the speculations by SamMobile, the Samsung is expected to use the Snapdragon 820 and is keen to do R&D on the chipset in order to test the overheating issues.
While, the other report claims that the mass production of the Samsung's next-gen Exynos 8890 chipset will start by the end of 2015. Anyhow, both will be built with Samsung's next-gen 14nm production method.
Samsung Galaxy S7: Camera
The camera specification in this smartphone is still doubtful with lots of rumor around it. But as per the latest report from Chinese social media Weibo, the South Korean giant is in talk with Sony over Xperia Z5 camera for its Galaxy S7.
Samsung will either use Sony sensor or its own ISOCELL sensor, depending on the processors used in it: Snapdragon or Exynos.
Samsung Galaxy S7: ESS audio chip
The company is not making any compromises on it audio quality, as its been using Wolfson chip for a while. But for this device, the company is planning to equip the ESS audio chip to enhance the sound quality in Galaxy S7.
Samsung Galaxy S7: Force touch
As per the sources, the Galaxy S7 will come equipped with Force touch technology, which is similar to Apple's 3D touch in iPhone 6s and 6s. For this, the South Korean tech giant has partnered with Synaptics, the makers of all things touch and controlling.
Samsung Galaxy S7: USB Type-C
USB Type-C is the new standard for the latest smartphones. Many high-end devices, which are scheduled to be released in 2016 are expected to adopt the USB Type-C. While, Samsung Galaxy S6 is one among them to feature the faster USB Type-C port.