Apple iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy S7 – What’s Different?


The Apple iPhone 7 is the latest entry from the iOS side of smartphones. Let’s see how it stacks up with one of the best smartphones on the market, the Galaxy S7.

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Device Name iPhone 7 Samsung Galaxy S7
Dimensions 138.3 x 67.1 x 7.1 mm, 138 grams 142.4 x 69.6 x 7.9 mm, 152 grams
Display 4.7 inches, 750×1334 Pixels, 1400:1 Contrast Ratio 5.1 inches, 2560×1440 pixels, Corning Gorilla Glass 4
Processor Apple A10 Fusion (Quad-Core) with 6 Core Graphics Exynos 8890 Octa or Snapdragon 820 Quad (Limited Markets)
RAM Developing. 4GB RAM
Storage 32GB/128GB/256GB 32GB, microSD Card Slot (Upto 256GB)
Main Camera 12 Megapixel Camera with 6 Element Lens, f1.8 and OIS 12 Megapixel, f1.7, 1/2.5″ Sensor Size, 1.4 µm Pixel Size,
Secondary Camera 7 Megapixel Facetime Camera 5 Megapixels, f1.7, 22mm Focal Length
Operating System iOS 10 Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow
Battery Developing. 3000 mAh Non-Removable Battery
Colours Jet Black, Black, Silver, Gold, Rose Gold Black, White, Silver, Pink Gold and Gold
Connectivity Lightning Port v2.0, Bluetooth 4.2, Dual Band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac microUSB 2.0, Bluetooth 4.2, Dual Band WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Other Features 3D Touch Display Always On Display Feature
Presssure Sensitive Force Touch Home Button with Fingerprint Sensor IP68 Rating – Dust Proof and Water Resistant (Upto 1.5 metres for 30 minutes)
IP67 Rating for Dust and Water Resistance (Rubberized Seal for SIM Card Slot) Qi Wireless Charging
No 3.5mm Audio Jack (Will Use Lightning Post) Adaptive Fast Charging (Qualcomm QuickCharge 2.0 – 60% in 30 mins)
Stereo Speakers (Earpiece Doubles Up as Secondary Speaker) Optional DualSIM Variant

Author: Sandeep Sarma

Sandeep Sarma is a blogger and a freelance photographer. Apart from gadgets and phones, he also has a passion for movies and cars. He currently uses the S7 Edge as his main phone. Catch him on twitter at @sandeep9sarma