This time subsequent week, the Samsung Galaxy S23 telephones could have been formally unveiled, which implies we cannot have any extra leaks across the handsets to report on – resembling the total specs sheet that simply appeared on the net, for instance.
Posted by dependable tipster Roland Quandt (opens in new tab), the specs sheet covers all three telephones – the usual S23, the S23 Plus, and the S23 Extremely – and provides us a rundown of every thing from the battery capacities to the digicam modules.
In different phrases, do not learn any additional when you’re avoiding spoilers for subsequent week’s Samsung Unpacked launch occasion on February 1. We’ll be overlaying the occasion dwell in fact, and anybody who needs to may even have the ability to watch everything live online.
We’re trying on the 120Hz screens for the telephones this yr, with the Galaxy S23 providing a 6.1-inch show, the Galaxy S23 Plus upping that to a 6.6-inch show, and the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra bringing with it a 6.8-inch show (and a stylus).
Beneath the hood we have 8GB of RAM on the S23 and the S23 Plus, and 8GB or 12GB of RAM on the Extremely. The storage choices are 128GB / 256GB / 512GB for the bottom mannequin, 256GB / 512GB for the Plus, and 256GB/512GB/1TB for the Extremely. It is not listed on this sheet, however the inner processor would be the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.
The Extremely will get a triple-lens 200MP+12MP+10MP rear digicam, however the selfie digicam is simply 12MP (it was 40MP on the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra), as it’s on the S23 and S23 Plus, which each swap the 200MP principal digicam for a 50MP mannequin on the again.
Evaluation: some well-chosen upgrades
We’re now nicely used to incremental year-on-year upgrades for smartphones, and that is once more promised by the Galaxy S23. The display screen sizes all match final yr’s fashions, though the usual S23 will get a lift to 1,750 nits of peak brightness (up from 1,300 nits) to match the screens on the opposite two handsets.
With regards to the cameras, the one distinction by way of megapixels is that the primary digicam on the again of the Extremely mannequin goes up from 108MP to 200MP – nevertheless, it stays to be seen what kind of different upgrades and optimizations Samsung has managed to construct into the 2023 tech.
Battery capacities get a slight bump on the S23 and S23 Plus fashions – from 3,700mAh to three,900mAh and from 4,500mAh to 4,700mAh respectively. The Galaxy S23 Extremely mannequin, in the meantime, sticks with the identical 5,000mAh capability, although keep in mind that battery capability is only one of a number of components affecting battery life.
Efficiency ought to definitely be the perfect you will get in an Android smartphone in 2023, what with that Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 from Qualcomm operating every thing. We have solely received to attend till Wednesday for all of those specs to be made official, however we’re enthusiastic about what’s coming down the road.