- The Galaxy S23 series will launch on February 1.
- All three phones will launch in four colours.
- The Galaxy S23 Ultra will be the only one to sport a curved display.
Samsung Galaxy Unpacked date for the Galaxy S23 series launch event was announced earlier this month. The Samsung Galaxy S23 series will be officially unveiled on February 1. The teaser hints at some of the upcoming features, such as the new colour options. Meanwhile, the rumour mill too has been revealing some key details about the Galaxy S23 series ahead of the launch. The latest set of leaks reveals the official design images of the Galaxy S23 series. A recent report revealed the official images of the vanilla model. Now, as we inch closer to the launch, the official images of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus and S23 Ultra have also leaked online.
Multiple tipsters have shared the official images on Twitter. It began with NieuweMobiel uploading the design images of the S23 Plus and Galaxy S23 Ultra. Later, tipsters Roland Quandt and Evan Blass shared the high-resolution images on their respective accounts.
The images confirm the various details about the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra and the Galaxy S23 Plus that had leaked in the past. The Galaxy S23 Ultra has a boxy design with a curved display, whereas the S23 Plus has a flat body and display.
All three phones in the lineup will have the same colour options — Phantom Black, Botanic Green, Misty Lilac and Cotton Flower. The S23 Ultra will be the only phone in the lineup to come with a dedicated S Pen slot for the smart stylus. On the front, the phones have a hole-punch cutout for the front camera. The S23 Plus and S23 also have a slightly flat frame. Check the images below to see the official high-resolution images leaked ahead of the launch.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Series: Specifications
It is not only the design that has leaked. The rumour mill has revealed almost every other spec-sheet detail about the S23 series ahead of the launch. Starting with the Galaxy S23 Ultra, the phone will sport a 6.8-inch QHD+ AMOLED display with a 120Hz refresh rate. The screen is said to have a peak brightness of 2200 nits. It will sport a hole-punch cutout at the top centre and have curved edges. The phone’s rear panel has a quad-camera setup. It will get a new 200MP primary camera, a 12MP ultra-wide camera and two 10MP telephoto sensors with 3x and 10x optical zoom support.
The phone is also said to pack a 5000mAh battery with support for at least 25W fast charging and 15W wireless charging. There will be an IP68 rating for water and dust resistance. The device is also said to get a layer of Corning’s Gorilla Glass Victus 2 for added protection against drops and scratches.
Moving on, the Galaxy S23 Plus and Galaxy S23 will share a triple-camera setup. It will feature a 50MP main camera, a 12MP ultra-wide camera and a 10MP telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom. For selfies, the phones will come with a 12MP front camera. There will be a 6.1-inch Full HD+ AMOLED display on the S23 5G, whereas the Plus model will sport a 6.6-inch screen. The screens on both phones will support a 120Hz refresh rate.
The S23 will pack a 3900mAh battery, whereas the S23 Plus will feature a 4700mAh battery, as per rumours. Both phones will support 25W fast charging and 15W wireless charging.
All Galaxy S23 phones will feature the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. They will also boot on the latest Android 13-based One UI 5.0 out of the box. The India pricing and availability details are expected to be announced soon after the launch date on February 1. We will share more details as and when available.