Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are two of the best smartphones available in the market currently. And Samsung ‘s next and upcoming flagship device Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is already in news since a long time, thanks to all the leaked images, renders and hardware specifications coming out everyday.

It was being expected that the next Galaxy Note smartphone will be launched in the first week of August this year. And now Samsung has finally and officially revealed the launch date of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Launch Event Live Stream

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will be launched in the next Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2016 event taking place in New York at 11:00 a.m. EDT on August 2, 2016. Following the current trend of product launching events, there will be simultaneous Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launch events in Rio de Janeiro and London as well.

It is understand by looking at the official invitation of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launch event that the device will come a new S-Pen and its features. The list of all rumored and expected hardware specs and features of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 are given below.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 : Rumored Hardware Specs and Features

- 5.7-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED Curved Edge Screen with 2560×1440 Pixels Resolution

- Octa-Core Exynos 8 or Qualcomm Snapdragon 821 Quad-core Processor

- Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS

- S-Pen Stylus


- 64GB Internal Memory, Expandable Using the microSD Card

- 12MP rear camera with Dual LED Flash, Dual-pixel PDAF, Smart Optical Image Stabilization

- 5MP Front-Facing Camera

- IP68 Water and Dust Resistance

- 4G LTE

- Wi-Fi 802.11ac (2X2 MIMO)

- Bluetooth 4.2 LE


- Heart Rate Monitor Sensor, Fingerprint Scanner, Iris Scanner, Barometer

- USB Type-C

- 3600mAh Battery with Fast Charging (Wired and Wireless)

As leaked earlier, Samsung Galaxy Note7 is expected to come in Black Onyx, Silver Titanium and Blue Coral colors.

And if you are wondering why Samsung is naming the device Note 7 instead of Note 6 and skipping the sequence, here is the official statement by Samsung regarding it.

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is a powerful instrument for achievement and self-expression, and is made for those who want to get the most from their phones – and their lives. Galaxy Note7 will help people do more in work, at home and everywhere in between. We can’t wait to tell you more about it!

First and foremost though, you might be curious as to why it’s called Galaxy Note7 instead of Galaxy Note6. There are a couple reasons why. First, the Galaxy Note7 will complement our Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, and unify our product portfolio. Second, the Galaxy Note7 will minimize confusion about the latest mobile technology from Samsung, and provide full alignment with Galaxy S smartphone.