Samsung’s next generation flagship phone is now officially announced and will be released on 11th March, while the pre-orders of this smartphone will start from 23rd February. Just like the Galaxy S6 series, the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will be available in many markets around the globe from day one.
As per the Korean publication, Yonhap News, DJ Koh chief of Samsung Mobile Communications has now confirmed that 11th March is the date when these newly launched smartphones will be rolled out in 60 countries including UK, US. All the major carriers are getting ready to release these handsets for their customers soon.
DJ Koh, said that in comparison to the Galaxy S6 handset S7 will bring more sale numbers to the Korean giant. Also, the first month is always crucial for a device to prove itself. In order to boost the sales a bit Samsung is offering free Gear VR headset to all those who choose to pre-order or buy the Galaxy S7 phone starting 23rd February and 18th March.
For the previous flagship model, Galaxy S6, Samsung estimated around 38 million smartphone shipments in 2015. If everything goes well and the company manufactures required units on time then 40 million shipments will be made for the Galaxy S7 handset.
Samsung’s Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge phones are more powerful than the predecessors and offer some new features such as dust and water resistant, always-on-display, microSD card support, liquid cooling technology.