Samsung Galaxy S7, S7 Edge get a major price cut

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have become the recipients of a major price cut in India. The official fall in their cost comes about 5 months after they first made their debut in the country.

From now onwards, the 32GB Samsung Galaxy S7 can be snapped up at Rs 43400, a significant Rs 5500 plunge from its initial Rs 48900 value. Similarly, the 32GB Galaxy S7 Edge has dropped from Rs 56900 to Rs 50900, a Rs 6000 difference in cost.

While there hasn’t been an official announcement about the reduction yet, both Samsung devices are available at their discounted rate via the brand’s own website. E-commerce sites like Amazon have begun reflecting the change in value as well, in addition to offline retail stores like Mahesh Telecom.

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The move comes just a short while after the Galaxy Note7 was launched in India at Rs 59900. It’s possible the brand is hoping to boost sales of the S7 series before the former hits availability in the nation on September 2. The new handset is currently up for pre-orders which are set to continue till August 30.

Here’s a quick summary of the main specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge:

– Display: 5.5-inch super AMOLED, 2560 x 1440 pixels
– OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
– Memory: 32GB, expandable up to 200GB
– RAM: 4GB
– CPU: Exynos 8890
– Battery: 3600mAh
– Camera: 12MP rear, 5MP front
– Weight: 157g
– Size: 150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7mm
– Connectivity: 4G, dual-SIM, Bluetooth, Wi-Fiac, NFC, microUSB 2.0, A-GPS

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are now available via Amazon and physical outlets at their reduced cost of Rs 43400 and Rs 50900, respectively.