[Video] Spilling water on the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge


Did you hear? Samsung announced the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge at its MWC 2016 event over the weekend. Among the most wanted features, which Samsung did reintroduce this year, was a design capable of handling spills and being dunked. It turns out that the two Samsung flagships are very durable — basically waterproof — because of the IP68 certification.

We were curious to see water spilled on the phones, so Samsung’s Suzanne De Silva showed us that you absolutely can get the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge wet.

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Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will automatically flag cold calls


During its Unpacked event last night, Samsung revealed that it has baked a nifty new software tweak into the firmware that will ship on board both its recently-announced flagship smartphones of 2016, the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge. This feature is called Whitepages and automatically filters any spam or fraudulent calls, thus making it easier than ever to avoid cold callers.

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LG, Samsung nix adoptable storage in latest offerings


With two major smartphone manufacturers launching flagship devices today, there are a lot of details to surface over the next few days as people start to get their hands on the devices and test them out. In the case of the LG G5, the Samsung Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge, one of the discoveries that was made is that both companies have decided not to implement Google’s adoptable storage options. Read more

Carriers, retailers to start selling the Samsung Galaxy S7 on March 11


Finally, Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge to the world. Now millions of people are wondering when and where they can get Samsung’s new flagship. So carriers and retailers have moved quickly to share availability details in hope of converting buzz to sales. Everyone from the biggest carriers to retailers like Best Buy and Walmart plan to offer the phones to customers in-store and online next month.

The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will be up for pre-order on February 23 before actually being sold starting March 11.

Hit the break for details.

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