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Samsung launches Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge with IP68 water resistance, 12MP ‘dual pixel’ rear camera and Always-On display

Samsung launches Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge with IP68 water resistance, 12MP ‘dual pixel’ rear camera and Always-On display

Samsung today unveiled the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge to take on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus from Apple. Learning a lesson or two from Apple, Samsung this year has not refreshed the design of its flagship Galaxy handsets, but only given them minor design tweaks. However, it did add one notable new feature to them that instantly makes them stand apart from Apple’s offering: IP68 waterproofing.

Samsung Galaxy S7: Everything we know about iPhone 6s’ upcoming competitor

Samsung Galaxy S7: Everything we know about iPhone 6s’ upcoming competitor

In just a couple of days from now, Samsung will be unveiling its new flagship handsets to take on the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus: the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge.

Samsung plans on unveiling the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on February 21

Samsung plans on unveiling the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge on February 21

February is a month dominated by Mobile World Congress, a large conference that takes place in Barcelona, Spain, and, as expected, Samsung plans on making its presence known.