The newly-launched Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 edge smartphones will be available through Telstra stores and online from March 11.
Telstra said customers who can’t wait until March 11 to secure their Galaxy S7, can pre-order from February 26 by heading to telstra.com/galaxys7.
Telstra’s Director of Devices, Andrew Volard said the new smartphones were set to be a hit with Australians.
“Luxurious design, standout processing power, high-speed web performance and the return of much-loved features like water and dust protection are set to make this the most popular Galaxy smartphone launch yet.
“Customers upgrading to the new smartphones can look forward to the fastest web speeds yet on Samsung’s flagship phones with both the S7 and the S7 edge supporting category 9 LTE download speeds of up to 450Mbps on Telstra’s 4GX network. That means faster streaming, sharing and surfing on the web when in 4GX areas,” Volard said.
Another attractions include next-generation voice calling (voice over LTE) which delivers high-definition voice quality and faster call set up times, Samsung’s new 12MP Dual Sensor camera with even faster auto focus and outstanding lowlight performance, an immersive Quad HD display and Micros SD card support for expandable memory.
In addition to offering the Galaxy S7 and S7 edge, Telstra will cater for Australia’s growing appetite for virtual reality technology by bringing the Gear VR to participating Telstra stores across the nation.
Customers who pre-order the new Galaxy phones online at from February 26 will receive a Samsung Gear VR for free.
Both smartphones will be available black, silver and gold on a range of Go Mobile and Go Business mobile plans.