Samsung has announced the launch date of its upcoming Galaxy Unpacked event. It is scheduled to take place on February 9th at 8:30 pm IST. The launch event will be live streamed on the company’s website as well as YouTube channel.
Samsung is expected to launch its next-generation flagship Galaxy S22 lineup at the event. The series will arrive as the successor to last year’s Galaxy S21. The South Korean brand is also tipped to launch the Galaxy Tab S8 series at the same event.
Samsung Galaxy Unpacked launch event date announced: what to expect
Join us as we break the rules to set the epic standard at #SamsungUnpacked, February 9, 2022.
— Samsung Mobile (@SamsungMobile) January 25, 2022
The launch teaser video shared by Samsung on Twitter shows the pink-coloured number ‘22’ and then the letter ‘S’ inside the box hinting at the Galaxy S22 lineup. Another teaser tweet mentions ‘break through the night’ and ‘break the rules of light’’ suggesting that the upcoming Galaxy S22 series will come with improved low-light camera capabilities.
The Samsung Galaxy S22 series has been subject to a lot of leaks and rumours. The lineup will consist of standard, Plus and Ultra variants. The regular and Plus models will come with an identical design whereas the Ultra model is touted to be an alternative to the Galaxy Note series that is permanently discontinued. The latter will reportedly come with a boxy design, dedicated S-Pen slot and quad-rear cameras devoid of any protruding module.
Depending on the region, the Samsung Galaxy S22 lineup will reportedly be powered by the flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 or Exynos 2200 processor. All three smartphones are expected to support 45W fast charging, 15W wireless charging and run on Android 12 based OneUI 4 on the top.
Apart from the Samsung Galaxy S22 series, the South Korean brand is also expected to launch the Galaxy Tab S8 at the upcoming Unpacked event. It will reportedly consist of three models including the Tab S8, Tab S8+ and Tab S8 Ultra. All three variants are tipped to be powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor.