UPDATE 3: January 26, 2022 (08:12 ET)
- The S22 series is officially coming on February 09 at Galaxy Unpacked 2022
Samsung has now officially confirmed that the next Galaxy S flagship smartphone series will launch on February 9, 2022, at the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event. The event will be fully virtual, therefore, everyone can join the live stream to watch the unveiling of the next-gen products.
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— Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile) January 25, 2022
UPDATE 2: January 10, 2022 (11:27 ET)
- Samsung will announce the Galaxy S22 on February 8
Samsung is preparing to launch its next flagship product series, the Galaxy S22 series. A lot has been revealed about the Galaxy S22 series over the past few months, with reports today claiming that the series will launch in early February.
Samsung will hold an online “Galaxy Unpacked 2022” event on February 8, where it will debut the Galaxy S22 series, according to South Korea’s Digital Daily, citing Samsung Electronics executives
Additionally, the executive said the company has confirmed the launch date internally and is discussing sending out invitations at the end of January.
It is reported that the Galaxy S22 series will be available for pre-order on February 9 and shipping will start on February 21. The Galaxy S22 will be officially available in the store on February 24.
UPDATE 1: December 23, 2021 (01:31 AM EST)
- Samsung is delaying the Galaxy S22 launch
It has caused the company to cancel the February 8 launch and February 18 release date for the Galaxy S22 series. There’s no confirmation about the Galaxy Unpacked event from Samsung.
NOVEMBER 07, 2021
Recently, we’ve seen the real-life images of Samsung‘s upcoming Galaxy S flagship smartphone shared by a well-known tipster Jon Prosser. Now, the tipster has revealed important information about the Galaxy S22 series, revealing its pre-order schedule and release date.
In a Twitter post, the same source said that the pre-orders for the Galaxy S22 series will start from February 8. He also added that the new lineup is expected to be officially launched on February 18. It is worth noting that the Galaxy S21 series devices were launched in early January this year.
As per the previous reports, the standard Galaxy S22 will come with a 6.06-inch display, while the Galaxy S22 + will use a 6.55-inch screen, and the Galaxy S22 Ultra will use a 6.81-inch curved display. All of these models will have AMOLED screens with LTPO backplanes that support variable refresh rates from 10Hz to 120Hz.
The Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S22+ could be equipped with 50MP wide-angle camera, 12MP ultra-wide camera, and 10MP telephoto camera. Apart from this, the Galaxy S22 Ultra could feature a 108MP main camera, 12MP ultra-wide, 10MP telephoto, and 10MP periscope camera.
The report suggested that the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra with Samsung’s 4nm Snapdragon 898 chip will be available in the United States, Canada, and China, while other regions such as Europe and Asia will have AMD GPU-based Exynos 2200 chipset will be used.
According to reports, the Galaxy S22 could pack a 3700mAh battery, the Galaxy S22+ uses a 4500mAh battery and the Galaxy S22 Ultra has a 5000mAh battery. The top model will be equipped with a glass back panel while the other two models are expected to come equipped with a glasstic back panel.
It is worth noting that an actual image of the Galaxy S22 Ultra surfaced two days ago, indicating that the device will be equipped with a “pen holder” for the S Pen, and there is an opening at the bottom of the phone, which suggests that the Galaxy Note series will never return.