Samsung Galaxy S7 Active with rugged body unveiled

Months after launching the Galaxy S7, Samsung has now launched its rugged variant- the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active.


Samsung has announced the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S7 Active, which is the rugged variant of the flagship Galaxy S7 and cleared the U.S. Military Standard (MIL-STD) 810G tests for a ruggedized phone. The device is shatter-resistant, in addition to IP68 ratings for dust and water resistant. The handset also has a fingerprint scanner.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active has a 5.1 inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. The smartphone is powered by the 2.5 GHz quad core Snapdragon 820 processor with 4 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 Active has a 12 MP rear facing auto focus camera with LED flash. There is also a front facing 5 MP camera. The device runs on the Android Marshmallow version with a 4000 mAh battery. The handset is available in Sandy Gold, Camo Green and Titanium Gray colour options.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Active specs:

  • 5.1 inch display
  • 2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
  • 2.5 GHz quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor
  • Adreno 530 GPU
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 32 GB internal memory
  • 12 MP primary camera
  • 5 MP front facing camera
  • Android v6.0.1 Marshmallow
  • 4000 mAh battery