With each passing day, we are coming closer and closer to the next Samsung Unpacked event, which is expected to be held on August 11. The company will launch its new foldable phone lineup and more products at the virtual launch conference.
According to the latest info (via KoreaTimes), the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 will be launched next month with lower price tags compared to predecessors. The report also suggests an expected starting price of the next foldable phone models that are:
- Galaxy Z Fold 3: 1.99 million won ($1,744)
- Galaxy Z Flip 3: 1.28 million won ($1,120)
If these prices remain the same at the launch event then the Galaxy Z Fold 3 price will be 17 percent lower than the 2.39 million won price of the Galaxy Z Fold 2. Furthermore, the price of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 is around 22 percent lower than the original Galaxy Z Flip.
With reduced pricing, Samsung seems to be working to increase the shipments and reach of foldable phones among consumers. Moreover, the report also says that it’s the company’s effort to boost sales of foldable phones to gain an advantage in terms of price against Apple that will launch new iPhones later this year.
Till now, Samsung has not confirmed the arrival of its foldable phone lineup, while an official announcement could be done later this month. However, it’s almost confirmed that several Galaxy products including Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Flip 3 will launch on August 11.
Samsung Galaxy A55 5G could boast Exynos 1480 SoC, 50MP Camera
Samsung could unveil the Galaxy A55 5G in March 2024, while its chipset and camera specs are revealed in a new leak. The company is internally testing the device, which is powered by a SoC with model number S5E8845, which is expected to be the Exynos 1480.
According to GalaxyClub, Samsung Galaxy A54 5G’s Exynos 1480 chipset may bring AMD graphics. The Korean tech giant is closely working with AMD to bring its graphics to mid-range Exynos CPUs, which first debuted with Exynos 2200 in 2021.
Last but not least, the report says that the Galaxy A55 5G may feature a 50-megapixel sensor as the primary camera. Specifications of the other two camera and front-facing camera remains a mystery, at the moment. Stay tuned with us, we will keep you updated on the topic.
Samsung Galaxy A05s design and specs revealed on Google’s Play Console
Samsung will soon introduce two entry-level smartphones under its Galaxy A portfolio. Ahead of the launch, Google Play Console listed the upcoming Samsung Galaxy A05s, revealing its design (front & back) along with some of its key specs.
According to the info, Samsung Galaxy A05s will sport a screen with 1080×2400 resolution, Android 13 on board, Snapdragon 680 SoC under the hood, and 6GB of RAM. It’s possible that there will be different internal storage variants for consumers.
Earlier, it was reported that Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy A05s comes with a 6.6-inch display, a 3.5 mm headphone jack, and a 4,000 mAh battery with support for 25W fast wired charging. As it’s an entry-level phone, it has thick bezels and a chin, while keeping the company’s signature design language.
Google confirms Galaxy S23 FE coming in two SoC variants
Google Play Console database confirmed that Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE will be available in two SoC variants. The company is about to introduce a handful of new Fan Edition products including a smartphone, two tablets, and a pair of wireless earbuds.
In a recent development, Samsung’s Galaxy S23 FE surfaced on the Google Play Console database, which not only confirmed that two SoC variants are coming but an image of the phone also got shared. The device will have Exynos 2200 and Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chips, based on market/region.
In addition, the S23 Fan Edition will bring 8GB of RAM, well, at least one of its variants will. It’s easily possible this will be the only RAM variant, though. Android 13 is also confirmed, while One UI 5.1 will be included on top of it as well as eligibility of 4 OS plus 5 years of security updates.