Samsung unveils new avatar of Galaxy Note with Magnificent Seven new features

12th August 2016
Samsung unveils new avatar of  Galaxy Note with Magnificent Seven new features
Samsung President and SouthWest Asia CEO, HC Hong at the Delhi launch of Galaxy Note 7 phone

New Delhi, Aug 12, 2016:   Within days of its global launch,   Samsung has brought the next iteration of its flagship mobile phone toIndia.  The Galaxy Note 7,   has further refined the note taking capabilities of its S Pen   stylus  and   doubled the  biometric  identification features  that protect the owner from unauthorised use  -- adding an Iris scanner to the fingerprint scanner. 
At the Delhi launch,   President & CEO, Samsung Southwest Asia, H.C. Hong   traced the evolution of the Galaxy Note from 2011  and   underlined the Korean company's commitment to 'Make in India'  -- a promise visually highlighted  by his safron coloured  'Modi jacket'.  He highlighted the Note7's  tightened security features making it an ideal platform for worry-free mobile financial transactions
Manu Sharma, Vice President, Mobile Business, Samsung India Electronics  listed   the "Magnificent Seven'  features that underpion Note 7 -- new design features  built around the  water resistant Gorilla Glass 5 screen; the  S Pen's ability to now serve as instant translator in 38 languages including 11 Indian tongues and its new  video crop and annotate feature;  dual  fingerprint and  iris scan security tools; the world's first  High Dynamic Range  quad HD ( 2560 by 1440) display  for enhanced  entertainment;  a beefed up 64G onboard  storage expandable with a 256 GB microSD card;   a larger 3500mAh battery and  enlarged ecosystem of accessories that now includes an updated Gear Fit 2 wearable device,  a Gear IconX in-ear music library  and health tracker  and the Gear VR virtual reality headset.
The Galaxy Note 7   goes on sale  later this month for Rs  59,900, while the  Gear Fit2 ( Rs 13,900), Gear VR ( Rs 7290) and   Gear Iconx ( ( Rs 13,490)  are available bundled at reduced prices.