Samsung is set to release what has been termed as the most anticipated smartphone of 2022 (at least in the Android world) just before Valentines.
The Samsung Galaxy S22 series and the Galaxy Tab S8 will be unveiled on February 9th from 6 PM Kenyan Time. Samsung made this revelation through a Google Calendar link invite under code in Samsung’s dedicated Unpacked events website.
“Get Ready to Break the Rules: Join us for a Galaxy Unpacked virtual event to explore our latest ecosystem of Galaxy devices designed to empower your life. Watch the Unpacked event live,” read the calendar link.
The S22 series will have the base S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra(S22 Note). They’ll feature Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 or Exynos 2200 processors, 120Hz Dynamic AMOLED screens(1300 nits) with HDR10+ at 6″, 6.55″, 6.8″, One UI 4, Android 12, 8GB RAM and either 128GB or 256GB storage or 12GB RAM and 256GB storage, 50MP wide, 10MP telephoto, 12MP ultrawide, 8K 24fps, 4K 30/60fps video for rear and selfie videos, and 10MP selfie cameras.
The Ultra will have a 108MP setup and a 40MP selfie camera. Samsung S22 Ultra will have an S Pen.
4000mAh, 4800mAh and 5000mAh batteries with Type-C 3.2 will power the series respectively.
Pricing for the same has already been leaked as well and the S22 series will begin selling from $960 for the base model 8/128 GB variant all the way up to $1695 for the S22 Ultra 12/256GB version.
- S22 8GB RAM/128GB storage – $ 960
- S22 8GB RAM/256GB storage – $ 1016
- S22+ 8GB RAM/128GB storage – $ 1186
- S22+ 8GB RAM/256GB storage – $ 1242
- S22 Ultra 8GB RAM/128GB storage – $ 1412
- S22 Ultra 12GB RAM/256GB storage – $ 1525
- S22 Ultra 12GB RAM/512GB storage – $ 1695
The Samsung Galaxy S22 Series will go on preorder soon after the launch around February 14th and then go on sale around February 25th.