Samsung’s tougher Galaxy S7 Active has a ‘shatter-resistant’ screen
Samsung’s toughest smartphone just got even tougher.
The Galaxy S7 Active is a ruggedized version of Samsung’s flagship Galaxy S7. The phone has the same 5.1-inch Quad HD display as the S7 with one major difference: It’s way more durable. The screen is shatter-resistant and can withstand drops from up to five feet.
The S7 Active is also water-resistant up to five feet of water for up to 30 minutes, but then again, so is the S7 and S7 Edge.
Compared to the S6 Active, Samsung’s taken a lot of feedback from consumers and changed the design in areas like the corners so that they’re rounder. The phone’s also available in colors like “Sandy Gold” and “Titanium Gray,” which are supposed to appeal to females. Samsung specifically said it wanted colors that mothers would approve. If you prefer the camouflage aesthetic, the “Green Camo” is also available. Read more…