KATHMANDU — Samsung Electronics Nepal has officially launched Samsung’s new flagship smartphones –the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge — in Nepal on Wednesday.
“Samsung believed in a world which was brighter, sharper and convenient, and strived to deliver on that vision with the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones,” Pranaya Ratna Sthapit, HHP Division Head of Samsung Electronics Nepal, said while addressing to the launching function.
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge looks much like the last year’s Galaxy S6. It comes with a metal edge and gorilla glass 4 on the front and back. The 5.1-inch Galaxy S7 and 5.5-inch Galaxy S7 Edge features a Quad HD 2,560×1,440 AMOLED display.
With S7 and S7 Edge, Samsung has introduced the first dual pixel camera on smartphones. Both the high-end handsets feature sleek design with powerful performance, including advanced camera features, water resistance and external memory.
Both the phones have increased utility with IP68 water and dust resistance. The phones have 4GB RAM and 32GB or 64GB ROM, which can be expanded up to 200GB via microSD card. The smartphones are equipped with 12MP primary camera and 5MP secondary camera.
Powered by Octa core (2.3GHz Quad plus 1.6GHz Quad), 64bit, and Quad Core (2.15GHz Dual plus 1.6GHz Dual), 64 bit, 14 nm processors, the phones run on Android 6.0 (Marshmallow).
The Galaxy S7 features 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display and has a powerful Li-Ion 3,000 mAh non-removable battery.
Likwwise, the S7 Edge features 5.5-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED display with edge screen and boasts a powerful Li-Ion 3,600 mAh non-removable battery.
The Galaxy S7 is priced at Rs.77,900 while the Galaxy S7 Edge is priced at Rs.88,900 — both prices for the 32GB variant.Follow @gorkhapost
Six of same family injured in lightning
MUSIKOT— Six persons of a same family were injured after being struck by lightning here this morning. The lightning struck the house of Jeet Bahadur Oli at Macchimi of Musikot Municipality-3, Rukum (West) leaving the six including four children injured, the District Police Office confirmed.
According to Police Inspector Pramod Kumar Chhetri, Jeet Bahadur’s spouse Kamala Khadka Oli, 28, his two sons – Chintan, 11 and Manan, 7 were also injured in the incident. Others injured are his brother’s wife Samiti Oli, 25, and her daughter Durga, 9, and son Dipesh, 7.
All the injured are undergoing treatment at the District Hospital, Salleri. The lightning has almost destroyed the one-storey house of Jeet Bahadur.Follow @gorkhapost