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[Representational Image] Samsung tipped to launch Black Pearl Galaxy S7 edge in India soon [In Picture] Samsung's Black Pearl Galaxy S7 edgeSamsung Newsroom

Last week, Samsung launched the Pink Gold version of the Galaxy S7 edge in India. Now, the company has confirmed to release a new colour variant later this month.

Samsung's recently unveiled Black Pearl colour variant of the Galaxy S7 edge will go on sale on December 30. It is already listed in the company's official e-store for Rs. 56,900.

Once released, Samsung fans will have seven Galaxy S7 edge colour variants to choose from, which include -- Black Onyx, Gold Platinum, White Pearl, Silver Titanium, Pink Gold, recently launched Blue Coral and the new Black Pearl. 

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What's different in Galaxy S7 edge Black Pearl?

The new Galaxy S7 edge flaunts glossy black cover on the back and front. The edge's frame features matching dark metal, resulting in a stunning all-black body.

Under-the-hood, all the key specifications such as screen resolution, CPU, camera, RAM, internal storage and battery capacity remain the same as seen in the original model.

For those unaware, the Galaxy S7 edge sports a QHD (2560x1440p) dual-edge curved display, Snapdragon 820/Exynos 8890 (depending on the region of sale), 4GB RAM, 64GB/128GB inbuilt memory, a dual-pixel 12MP camera with f/1.7 aperture, Smart OIS (Optical Image Stabilisation) and a 5MP snapper with F/1.7 aperture on the front.

Key specification of Samsung Galaxy S7 edge:

Model Samsung Galaxy S7 edge
Display 5.5-inch QHD (2560x1440p) super AMOLED display with Gorilla Glass 4 shield
  • Pixel density: 534 ppi (pixels per inch)
OS Android v6.0 Marshmallow
  • Model 1: 14nm based 64-bit class Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 CPU (bound for US, China and China)
  • Model 2: 14nm based 64-bit class Samsung Exynos 8890 series Octa-core CPU (rest of the world including India)
Storage 32GB/64GB/128GB (UFS v2.0), expandable up to 200GB
  • Main: dual-pixel 12MP camera with f/1.7 aperture, Smart OIS (Optical Image Stabilization)
  • Front: 5MP with F/1.7 aperture
Battery 3600mAh with Fast Charging both on wired and wireless and
Wireless Charging compatible with WPC and PMA
Network 4G-LTE (Cat. 9: with up to 450/50 mbps download/upload speed)
Add-ons 3D glass and metal fuse body, Always Display feature, finger-print sensor, IP68 water-proof certifications, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac (2.4/5GHz), MIMO,
Bluetooth v 4.2 LE, ANT+, USB 2.0, NFC (Near Field Communications), MST (Magnetic Secure Transmission), special Cherry Oak finish box
Dimensions 150.9 x 72.6 x 7.7 mm
Weight 157 g