Samsung is known to release all sort of variants of its flagships smartphones and the South Korean company is said to be unveiling an Olympic edition of its Galaxy S7 Edge smartphone. The release date was unknown, but now the company decided to reveal that the device will be unveiled on July 7.
Images of Samsung’s Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition leaked online last month, revealing the design of the phone, to go along with rumors on its specs. It was known that Samsung intends to unveil the smartphone well before the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, which start on August 5 and end on August 21.
The company has just confirmed on its(via ) that the Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition will see the light of day on July 7. The smartphone is expected to come with roughly the same specs as the , which was released earlier this year.
This means that the Olympic Edition should have a 5.5-inch Super AMOLED display, Snapdragon 820 or Exynos 8890, depending on the region. Rear camera capacity reached 12MP, with 5MP in the front. Battery capacity was 3600mAh.
Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Edition should come with custom wallpapers and a theme
Previously leaked images showed that the smartphone will have five different colors on the display. Thewill have a black body and sport gold color tones around the home button and the earpiece. Images also show that the smartphone will have red tones around the power and green on volume toggles. The colors are the same as the ones used on the Olympics Games logo.
It is also said that the phone will come with some custom wallpapers and possibly a theme related to the Olympics Games. Samsung could also offer special e-coupons and discounts.
Details on price and availability aren’t available yet, but the smartphone is expected to more widely available, unlike some of Samsung’s other special editions. Either way, Samsung will be providing many more details during next week’s unveiling.