Samsung has also launched a special Olympic Games Limited edition of the Galaxy S7 Edge. The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic games edition is coming out just in time for the upcoming Rio 2016 Olympic games to be held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic games edition is billed to be a limited edition of the device and is in fulfilment of the Korean giant’s promise to release the device before the commencement of the Olympic games.
Samsung happens to be the Worldwide Partner in the Wireless Communications Equipment category for the Olympics and will distribute 12,500 Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Edition as well as the Gear Icon X to all Olympians
The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Edition (Limited) was inspired by the Rio olympics and has Olympic Games design with custom color way pattern including the five official colors of the Olympic Rings on the back.
According to the Tech giant, “The colors of the Olympic Rings will also be prominent in the phone’s user interface in the home and lock screens as well as the message, dial and contact screens and notification bar,”. The device also comes pre-loaded with Rio 2016 Olympic Games themed wallpapers.
Apart from that, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Edition sports the same specs and features as the regular Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.
The 2016 Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge Olympic Games Edition will be available in Brazil, United States, China, Germany and Korea starting from July 18th.
Also Samsung has opened three Galaxy Studios in the Olympic Park and several studios throughout Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo, and local cities in Brazil that will let fans enjoy variety of activities, including enhanced virtual reality experiences of various Olympic sports.
Samsung has also created Rio 2016 app for Android, iOS and Windows Phone devices, partnering with the Rio 2016 Organizing Committee. The Rio 2016 app promises to offer all the details about the games.