Last week Samsung confirmed that it will hold an Unpacked event next month, but hadn’t disclosed the exact date. Well, it has now. The company has scheduled its first Unpacked Event for 2022 on 9 February, which will see the launch of the Galaxy S22 series smartphones. [हिंदी में पढ़ें]
The Samsung Galaxy S22 Series is likely to have 3 smartphones- Samsung Galaxy S22, Samsung Galaxy S22+, and Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra. The smartphones are expected to come with quite a few innovations as the invite reads –
“True innovations don’t just evolve with the world-they help shape it. To create the devices that push us ahead, rewrite the future, and bring light to the dark, we must continue to break the rules of what’s possible with a smartphone. Join Samsung Electronics on February 9, 2022, for the next Galaxy Unpacked, as we set an epic new standard for smartphones with the most noteworthy series ever created.”
Read on to know what we know about these 3 smartphones of the Galaxy S22 Series so far-
Samsung Galaxy S22
The vanilla variant of the Galaxy S22 is expected to come with a 6.1-inch OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate, a maximum brightness of 1500 nits, and Gorilla Glass Victus protection. It might be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC in some regions and Exynos 2200 in other regions.
In the camera department, it is likely to feature a 50MP primary sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 10MP telephoto sensor. It is said to pack a 3700mAh battery under the hood with support for wireless charging. Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 6, NFC, Bluetooth 5.2, and 5G network. The phone dimensions are 146.0×70.0x7.6mm and it weighs 167 grams.
The smartphone is expected to have an in-display fingerprint scanner and an IP68 rating too. Samsung Galaxy S22 Series will come in Black, White, Green, and Pink Colors.
Samsung Galaxy S22+
The plus model of the Galaxy S22 Series has some specs in common with the vanilla model. These include the chipset, the cameras, and even the storage variants. The phone might have a 6.6-inch OLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate and a max brightness of 1750 nits. It might come with a 4500mAh battery and have IP68 certification and Gorilla Glass Victus.
Samsung Galaxy S22+ is expected to be available in 4 colors- black, white, green, and pink gold. The smartphone is expected to cost €1049 for the 8GB RAM/128GB storage variant and €1099 for the 8GB RAM/256GB storage model.
Samsung Galaxy S22 Note/Galaxy S22 Ultra
It is the top-end model which might be named Galaxy S22 Note instead of Ultra. It is said to sport a 6.8-inch QHD+ OLED panel with a 120Hz refresh rate and 1750 nits peak brightness. The display will be protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus and the phone is expected to pack S-pen support. It will reportedly come with a built-in cavity to dock the S-pen when not in use.
It is said to be powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 or Exynos 2200 depending on the region and has a 12GB RAM variant too. For the camera optics, the smartphone might have a 108MP main sensor, a 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and 2 10MP sensors for 3x and 10z optical zoom on the rear end. There is also said to be a 40MP front camera for selfies. The smartphone’s dimensions are 163.3×77.9×8.9mm.
The Samsung Galaxy S22 Note/Ultra will come in Black, White, Green, and Burgundy colors and the 12GB RAM model might have 512GB storage. It is expected to be priced at €1249 for the 8/128GB model, €1349 for the 12/256GB model, and €1449 for the 12/512GB variant.
Samsung is also expected to launch the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8 series during the February Unpacked Event.