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Samsung may not unveil the Galaxy S7 edge+ next month


Last updated: January 27th, 2016 at 14:41 UTC+02:00

Three weeks ago we exclusively revealed the screen sizes of the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge, 5.1-inch and 5.5-inch respectively, aside from some of the specifications of the upcoming flagships. Recently a model of the Galaxy S7 with a 5.7-inch display was spotted online. For all we know it could be a prototype of the Galaxy S7 edge+ since most of the rumors that are floating around these days are based on prototypes after all. Word on the street is that Samsung has decided to postpone the launch of this handset, meaning that it’s only going to unveil the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 edge at MWC 2016 next month, the Galaxy S7 edge+ might arrive a few months later.

It won’t be surprising if Samsung launches the Galaxy S7 edge+ later this year because even though the Galaxy S6 and the Galaxy S6 edge were both announced at MWC 2015 in March last year the Galaxy S6 edge+ wasn’t unveiled until August 2015. Samsung is likely to formally reveal its new flagships the day before Mobile World Congress 2016 kicks off in February and according to a recent report, it may also announce a phone upgrade program with the new handsets.



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