The Samsung Galaxy S23 series, including the base model, the Galaxy S23+ and the Galaxy S23 Ultra, will go on sale today. Samsung’s latest flagship smartphones feature 2X Dynamic AMOLED displays and are powered by a custom version of the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC. The Galaxy S23 series is the first to feature Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection. The triple rear camera setup on the Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23+ is similar, while the Galaxy S23 Ultra, the top-end model in the lineup, has advanced 200-megapixel rear quad-camera system.
The company says that pre-orders for Galaxy S22 Double series than Galaxy S21 mass in the first week. This year, with SamsungGalaxy S23 series, the number of pre-orders seems to have surpassed the previous ones as 60% of customers chose the most expensive one Galaxy S23 Ultra.
SAMSUNG claims that with Samsung Message Guard, the Samsung Galaxy S23 series improves the level of mobile security. This sandbox tool provides protection against clickless hacking attacks. This is a type of cyberattack in which receiving a simple image can affect a device — even without user involvement. Samsung Message Guard acts as a virtual quarantine, catching malicious images and ensuring users receive only safe images.
Price Samsung Galaxy S23, Galaxy S23+, Galaxy S23 Ultra, stock availability
The base 8GB + 128GB storage variant of the Samsung Galaxy S23 is priced at Rs. 74,999 in India and the 8GB + 256GB variant is priced at Rs. 79,999, while the base model’s 8GB + 256GB Galaxy S23+ cost Rs. 94,999 and the 8GB + 512GB variant is priced at Rs. 1.04,999.
The 12GB + 256GB storage variant of the Galaxy S23 Ultra is priced at Rs. 1,24,999. The 12GB + 512GB model is priced at Rs. 1,34,999, while the top 12GB + 1TB model is priced at Rs. 1,54,999.
All three models will be available in Phantom Black, Cream, Green and Lavender colors starting today. The Galaxy S23 Ultra is only available on Samsung’s website in Graphite, Lime, Sky Blue and Red color options, while the Galaxy S23 and Galaxy S23+ come in two exclusive colors online – Graphite and Lime.
Samsung Galaxy S23 specifications and features
The Samsung Galaxy S23 runs on Android 13 with One UI 5.1 on top and features a 6.1-inch full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a refresh rate of up to 120Hz that can be reduced to as low as 48Hz. The display features Vision Booster for increased outdoor visibility and Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection. In Game Mode, it is rated to have a touch sampling rate of 240Hz. It is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy and 8GB of RAM.
The Galaxy S23 has a triple-camera setup on the back, consisting of a 50-megapixel main wide-angle sensor, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 10-megapixel telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom. It also has a 12-megapixel selfie camera.
On the Galaxy S23 models, Samsung has provided an enhanced camera app that supports camera enhancements such as 8K video recording at 30fps (fps), 360-degree audio recording, etc.
Specifications and features of Samsung Galaxy S23+
The newly launched Samsung Galaxy S23+ has many similarities with the standard Galaxy S23. The Plus model also runs One UI 5.1 on top of Android 13 and features a 6.6-inch full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a refresh rate that ranges from 48Hz to 120Hz and a touch sampling rate of 240Hz in game mode. The display supports the Vision Booster feature and is protected by Gorilla Glass Victus 2. The Galaxy S23+, like the standard model, is powered by a modified version of Qualcomm’s latest chipset, called the Mobile Platform. Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 2nd Generation for Galaxy.
The Galaxy S23+ has the same triple rear camera configuration as the Galaxy S23, including a 12-megapixel selfie sensor.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra specifications, features
The premium Galaxy S23 Ultra also runs Android 13 with One UI 5.1 on top, has a 6.8-inch QHD+ Dynamic AMOLED Edge Display with 1-120Hz dynamic refresh rate and 240Hz touch sampling rate in Game Mode and powered by a custom version of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, with up to 12GB of RAM.
The Galaxy S23 Ultra has a classy quad rear camera setup, led by a 200-megapixel wide main camera. A 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, a 10-megapixel telephoto lens, and another 10-megapixel telephoto sensor with 10x optical zoom are also included in the rear camera department. It also has a 12-megapixel front-facing camera for selfies and video chats.