Seoul: South Korean company Samsung has launched its Galaxy S22 series worldwide. The company has unveiled three premium smartphones Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+ and Galaxy S22 Ultra at the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event. Among the three devices, the Samsung Galaxy S22 and the Galaxy S22 Plus share most of the core hardware and features. Here is everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus, Samsung Galaxy S22 price, specifications, etc.
Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra price, availability
Samsung Galaxy S22 and Samsung Galaxy S22+ will be available in 8GB RAM +128GB, and 8GB+ 256GB storage options. Meanwhile, the high-end Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra will be available in 8GB RAM + 128GB, 12GB RAM + 256GB, 12GB RAM + 512GB and 12GB RAM + 1TB storage options. Galaxy S22 pricing starts at $799 (roughly Rs. 59,900) and the Galaxy S22 Plus is priced at $999 (roughly Rs. 74,800). Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra pricing starts at $1,199 (roughly Rs. 89,700). According to Samsung, the Galaxy S22 series smartphones will be available from February 25.
Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra specifications:
Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra features a 6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a QHD+ resolution. The display is curved and has a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+. The Galaxy S22 Ultra also has the brightest display on any smartphone with 1750 nits of peak brightness. It features an LTPO panel, allowing the screen to switch between 1Hz and 120Hz refresh rate depending on the on-screen content.
The Galaxy S22 Ultra comes with a 5000 mAh battery and 45W fast charging support. It also supports 15W wireless charging. Users need to buy the charger separately. It comes in two processor options under the hood – Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC and Exynos 2200. The India variant is rumoured to come with a Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC.
On the back, the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra camera setup features a 108MP main camera with an f/1.8 aperture. The quad-camera setup also includes a 12MP, 120-degree ultrawide camera with an f/2.2 aperture. Lastly, there are two 10MP telephoto camera sensors with 3x (30x digital zoom) and 10x optical zoom (100x digital Zoom).
For selfies, the device has a 40MP front camera. The Galaxy S22 Ultra runs Android 12-based OneUI 4.1 out of the box. It comes with an in-display fingerprint scanner, 5G network support, WiFi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, etc. Both, the Galaxy S22 Ultra and the S Pen are IP68-rated for water and dust resistance.
Samsung Galaxy S22+ full specifications:
The Galaxy S22+ comes with a 6.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a 1080p resolution (2340x1080p) and variable 10Hz-120Hz refresh rate. Like the S22 Ultra, the S22+’s panel can also peak 1750nits and is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. You also get a hole punch cut-out at the centre— with a 10MP (f/2.2) camera – and an ultrasonic fingerprint reader for biometrics.
Core hardware and software will remain same as the S22 Ultra. The S22+ will be offered in two configurations—8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB. The battery here is a 4,500mAh with fast charging stats similar to the S2 Ultra.
The S22+ has three cameras on the back—a 50MP main sensor that sits behind an optically stabilised f/1.8 lens, a 12MP sensor behind an ultrawide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and 120-degree field-of-view, and another 10MP sensor behind an optically stabilised f/2.4 aperture 3x telephoto lens.
Rounding off the package are IP68 dust and water resistance, dual stereo speakers, and a dual-SIM slot along with support for 5G, Wi-Fi 6E and ultra-wideband (UWB).
The S22+ weighs 196g and measure 7.6mm in thickness. It will be available in phantom black, white, pink gold, and green colour options.
Samsung Galaxy S22 full specifications:
The S22 comes with a 6.1-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a 1080p resolution (2340x1080p) and variable 10Hz-120Hz refresh rate. It can peek 1500nits. There is Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection, a hole punch cut-out at the centre— with a 10MP (f/2.2) camera – and an ultrasonic fingerprint reader for biometrics.
Core hardware and software, again, is shared with the S22 Ultra. The S22 will also be offered in two configurations like the S22+—8GB/128GB and 8GB/256GB. The battery here is a 3,700mAh with 25w fast wired and 15W wireless charging. Wireless powershare is available.
The S22+ has the same triple rear cameras as the S22+.
It, too, will be available in the same colours as the S22+. The phone weighs 168g and measures 7.6mm. It has IP68 dust and water resistance, dual stereo speakers, and a dual-SIM slot along with support for 5G, and Wi-Fi 6.