Today, Samsung has officially released the first teaser of its next Unpacked event that will bring new foldable screen smartphones and a new wearable lineup. The short promo video published by the company shows the shapes of two different folding phones that confirm the arrival of Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Flip 3.
According to the Twitter post, the tagline of the next Samsung Unpacked teaser is – “Get ready to unfold”. Furthermore, the Korean tech giant has also confirmed that #SamsungUnpacked will be live on August 11 at 23:00 KST (10:00 EDT / 15:00 BST / 19:30 IST).
Ready to go from good to great? Join us as we unfold this #SamsungUnpacked, August 11, 2021.
— Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile) July 21, 2021
Get ready to unfold – Galaxy Z Fold 3 & Z Flip 3
Samsung confirmed that its next virtual launch conference will be held on August 11 as well as hinted at the arrival of next-generation foldable smartphones. Meanwhile, the Korean phone maker has not confirmed the name of its upcoming foldable, but of course, they will be called – Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3.
Galaxy Z Fold 3
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 is the 2021’s most anticipated smartphone from Samsung as it already canceled the new Galaxy Notes this year and they could come back next year. The upcoming foldable phone is expected to come with several futuristic technologies such as an under-display camera and S Pen support.
Galaxy Z Flip 3
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 will be the successor to the Galaxy Z Flip 5G that was launched back in 2020. The company’s next clamshell folding device will feature a larger cover display compared to the previous model and with 20% lesser pricing.
However, it’s just the beginning of teasers as we are going to get more new teasers and promo videos from Samsung for its upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 handsets until August 11. Stay tuned with us, we will keep you updated regularly.
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.
Here’s when Samsung Galaxy Z Fold rival by OnePlus going official!
OnePlus will launch its first foldable smartphone – the OnePlus Open on October 19. A reliable source revealed the launch date, following OnePlus’ announcement about the “soon” arrival of its first foldable handset.
The upcoming OnePlus Open reportedly features a form factor of OPPO Find N2. After Google’s Pixel Fold, the OnePlus Open will compete with Samsung, which has dominated the international foldable market.
Notably, the Chinese phone maker kicked out China’s BOE in favor of Samsung Display. This decision led the vendor delay the unveiling of the foldable phone as major change in its OLED panel supply chain.
OnePlus today announced that #OnePlusOpen is launching “soon”
Now let me tell you what soon means: The very first foldable smartphone from @OnePlus is launching October 19th! 🗓️
I’m truly excited about this device!
— Max Jambor (@MaxJmb) September 20, 2023
Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 on Samsung Galaxy S24 Plus gains sequential improvement
Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S24 Plus featuring the unreleased Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for Galaxy processor visited Geekbench. Following its first appearance on the benchmark platform in late July, the Galaxy S24 Plus scored slightly better points in the fresh test.
According to the input, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for Galaxy, powering the Galaxy S24 Plus, scored 2240 points and 6743 points in Geekbench 6’s single-core and multi-core tests. For reference, the device reached up to 2242/6730 and 2233/6661 as of July 2023.
The South Korean tech giant will also introduce the Exynos 2400-powered Galaxy S24 and Galaxy S24 Plus. These variants will be available in certain markets including Europe, with the Galaxy S24 Ultra only equipped with the Snapdragon chipset.