The Galaxy Note 7 is no longer available for purchase, as many of you know. The company's flagship phablet got recalled twice following serious issues, the device basically had a tendency to go up in flames while charging. Having that in mind, the Galaxy S7 Edge is, next to the Galaxy S7, still the most powerful Samsung-branded smartphone out there. The company had recently introduced two new variants of the Galaxy S7 Edge, the Blue Coral and Black Pearl models. These two devices are identical to the rest of the Galaxy S7 Edge variants, except for the fact Black Pearl model comes with 128GB of internal storage.
Having that in mind, Samsung has just launched the Blue Coral Galaxy S7 Edge variant in India. The company had started rolling out this variant of the device to select markets last month, and it's India's turn it seems. The Black Onyx, Gold Platinum and Silver Titanium Galaxy S7 Edge models are already available in India, which makes the Blue Coral the fourth available iteration of the Galaxy S7 Edge in the country. "The Galaxy S7 edge has witnessed a tremendous response from Indian consumers. The new color variant is one of the trendiest must-have colors of the year and will compliment personal styles and offers a touch of sophistication. Coupled with a premium design and impeccable functionality, the new variant will surely add to the phenomenal success of the Galaxy S7 edge in India," said Manu Sharma, Vice President of Samsung's Mobile Business in India. The Blue Coral Galaxy S7 Edge handset is priced at Rs. 50,900 ($755) in India, and will be available starting December 15th across India from authorized stores, both offline and online. The phone will be available directly from Samsung, through their online store, and also from Flipkart.
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge features a 5.5-inch QHD (2560 x 1440) Dual Edge Super AMOLED panel, along with 4GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable storage. The device is, in this case, fueled by the Exynos 8890 64-bit octa-core processor, and a 3,600mAh battery is included on the inside, and you do get fast charging here. The 12-megapixel camera is placed on the back of the Galaxy S7 Edge, and a 5-megapixel shooter is available on the phone's front side. Android 6.0 Marshmallow comes pre-installed on the device, along with Samsung's custom user interface. There are two SIM card slots available in this variant of the smartphone, and the phone is also IP68 certified for water and dust resistance. If you need more info about the Galaxy S7 Edge, take a look at our full review of this smartphone.