Samsung is expected to launch Galaxy S21 FE as soon as January 4 whereas the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S22 series might be unveiled on February 8 at 10 am ET (8.30 pm IST). In addition to this, tipster Jon Prosser suggested that the Galaxy S21 FE is likely to be available on sale on January 11. The tech giant is expected to host two Galaxy Unpacked events early next year. The Galaxt S22 series that is likely to include Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Ultra and Galaxy S22 Plus might be available for sale starting February 18. Also Read - Samsung introduces three automotive chips for seamless 5G connectivity, vehicle infotainment
Samsung Galaxy S22 series expected specifications
For the unversed, the tipster recently leaked a few hands-on images of Galaxy S22 Ultra. These images hinted that the smartphone might come with a punch-hole display and curved edges. It is also expected to come with support for an S-Pen. On the back, the Galaxy S22 Ultra is likely to feature a quad rear camera setup that also houses an LED flash. Also Read - Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip launching: Expect OnePlus 10, Galaxy S22, Xiaomi 12, more to use it
A report by LetsGoDigital also suggests that the three smartphones of Galaxy S22 series will be powered by Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 898 chips in all markets.
While Samsung is “investigating” my S22 Ultra leak…
Unpacked event for S21 FE
January 4, 2022
No pre-order period
Available January 11, 2022
Unpacked event for S22 lineup
February 8, 2022 @ 10:00am ET
Pre-orders begin same day (2/8)
Available February 18, 2022
— Jon Prosser (@jon_prosser) November 6, 2021
Additionally, this quad-camera setup is expected to include a 108-megapixel primary sensor, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens, a 10-megapixel telephoto lens and a 10-megapixel periscope lens that supports 10x telephoto coverage. The smartphone is likely to come with a matte finish design.
A recent report has revealed that the tech giant will manufacture 20 million mobile phones under this high-end smartphone series. According to The Elec, around 50 percent or more of the production and shipping will be for the base Galaxy S22.
The Plus version would account for 20 percent of the total units of the entire series being produced and shipped while the Galaxy S22 Ultra will make up for the remaining 20 to 30 percent.
A Samsung Galaxy S21 FE listing on Google Play Console revealed that the smartphone might come with a 6.4-inch AMOLED display that offers a 120 Hz refresh rate. It is expected to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset and come with a 4,500 mAh battery that supports 25 W fast charging.