Samsung advances with new S7 and Edge

Alan Rawles

Samsung is launching its new smartphone this spring. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are set to hit shelves with a host of upgrades.

The Galaxy S7 will feature a 5.1 inch display and operate on the new Marshmallow Operating System. The new S7 Edge has a dual-edged screen measuring 5.5 inches.

Samsung is equipping the new Galaxy with popular features of past phone models. A water-resistant feature is included on both new Galaxy phones.  The water-resistant feature helps the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge survive small splashes and complete submerges.

The new Galaxy will have the ability to use a fast charging wireless system.

A new wireless charging pad with fast charging capability will be available to purchase for the new generation of Galaxy. The camera is the first to feature dual-pixel technology. An upgraded autofocus lens helps users capture the perfect image.

The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have the capability to add additional storage options. A separate microSD can be inserted into the phone to add up to 200 gigabytes of storage space.

Samsung offers multiple accessories to use with the new Galaxy. The new Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch can be paired with the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge. The new Samsung Gear VR will also be compatible.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are available for preorder. Samsung is sweetening the preorder deal by offering a Samsung Gear VR with a preorder.

The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge will be available in stores on March 11.