Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra Visits BIS, NBTC Ahead of Official Launch in February

The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra will be one of the most premium smartphones launching in 2023.


Samsung Galaxy S23 series is expected to launch early next year. The company will host its first Unpacked event for 2023 In February, according to the rumour mill. While the exact launch date is unknown, the Galaxy S23 series is rumoured to launch by mid or end of February 2023. The company is likely to launch three premium smartphones. The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra will sit at the top of the lineup. It will be joined by the Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23 Plus.

The rumour mill has revealed almost all the key details of the phones. Meanwhile, more details about the Galaxy S23 series continue to surface on the web. The latest one is about the two certifications that the Galaxy S23 Ultra has received. Let’s take a look at the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra specifications, features and other details revealed so far.

Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra NBTC, BIS Certification

The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra will be one of the most premium smartphones launching in 2023. It has been spotted on the BIS website. The BIS website reveals (via) that the phone has the model number SM-S918B/DS. It has also been spotted on the NBTC certification website with the same model number. The NBTC website confirms the moniker of the phone as well.

While the listings do not reveal any other details, we already know pretty much all other details about the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra.

The phone will be identical in terms of design to the Galaxy S22 Ultra. It will sport a boxy design with a slot for the S Pen. The phone will also sport a curved display with a hole-punch cutout at the top centre. The leaked design renders also revealed that the Galaxy S23 Ultra will sport the same camera layout as the S22 Ultra.

Moving on to the specifications, the Galaxy S23 Ultra is said to sport a tall 6.8-inch Dynamic AMOLED display with a QHD+ resolution and 120Hz refresh rate support. It will have a display that is brighter than the iPhone 14 Pro series. The Galaxy S23 Ultra is said to feature a display with a peak brightness of 2200 nits.

On the back, the phone will also get a new primary camera sensor. Samsung will reportedly launch the Ultra flagship with its new 200MP main camera sensor, which will be accompanied by a 12MP ultrawide camera and two 10MP telephoto shooters with 3x and 10x optical zoom, respectively. The device’s front camera will see a downgrade from 40MP to 12MP.

There will be a Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC powering the phone. It will launch with up to 12GB of RAM and 256GB or 512GB of storage. The S23 Ultra is also said to pack a 5000mAh battery. It will support 25W wired fast charging at least. There will also be support for 15W wireless charging and 10W reverse charging.

Samsung will launch the phone with its latest Android 13-based One UI 5.0 skin out of the box. The Galaxy S23 series is rumoured to launch in Beige, Black, Green and Light Pink/ Rose colours. 

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