Samsung provide Galaxy Note 7 with Gorilla Glass 5. This makes it Galaxy Note 7 is the first mobile phone that is protected by Corning’s glass made. During the launching ceremony at the Hammerstein Ballroom, New York, United States, Samsung has not had time to reveal more detail about the ability of Gorilla Glass 5. But certainly Galaxy Note 7 will be resilient. Corning Gorilla Glass 5 was introduced last July. The glass is claimed will provide even greater protection.
Galaxy Note 7 with Gorilla Glass 5 Test Result
After do the testing, Gorilla Glass 5 can survive until 80 % when the rough surface of the device is dropped from 5.25 feet or about 1.6 meters. Besides that, this glass get IP68 certification too, it means that Gorilla Glass 5 can also protect Galaxy Note 7 to resistant from water. Features waterproof with IP68 rating was provided in Note 7, including the MicroSD slot. Both of these features are not available on the previous Samsung Note 5. Now the batteries increased from 3,000 mAh to 3,500 mAh.
In addition, Corning makes the glass is thinner so that it allows handset vendors can make the device thinner but still protect the exterior. In Galaxy Note 7 itself, Gorilla Glass 5 not only protects the front screen only, Samsung participated apply them in the back where this area is often in contact with various surfaces.
Talk about the other specifications of this phone, the Galaxy Note 7 uses a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED screen with a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixel or qHD. This screen is designed curved on both sides with arches at the rear of the phone. Samsung provide the phablet with two versions of the processor, Snapdragon 820 and Exynos 8890.
In addition, this phone also comes with 4GB of RAM . Internal storage of 64GB and a USB charging port type C. Galaxy Note 7 has a size 12MP on main camera with an aperture of f/1.7, OIS and dual pixel sensor technology for faster auto focus. Meanwhile, on the front camera is 5MP.