Samsung Galaxy S22 series buying guide

Samsung has finally launched the Galaxy S22 series flagships globally. As is expected, the Galaxy S22, S22+, and S22 Ultra come with a top-of-the-line spec sheet.

Here’s everything you need to know.

Samsung Galaxy S22 series price

The Galaxy S22, S22+, and S22 Ultra start at $799 (~Rs 59,800), $999 (~Rs 74,800), and $1,199 (~Rs 89,700), respectively. Pre-booking in India is now open for Rs 1,999.

Design

All three smartphones have Gorilla Glass Victus+ on the back and front with Armor Aluminium chassis and IP68 rating. The Galaxy S22 Ultra has a new boxy design with an integrated S-Pen.

Display

The S22 series comes with 120Hz Dynamic AMOLED 2X display. The S22, S22+, and S22 Ultra have 6.1”, 6.6”, and 6.8” panels, respectively. The first two have FHD+ and Ultra has QHD+ resolution.

Performance

All three flagships have the Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC. The processor is backed by up to 12GB and 1TB storage. This time around the chaebol is launching Snapdragon variants in India.

Software

The Samsung Galaxy S22 series boots Android 12 with OneUI 4.2 interface. Samsung has confirmed that the flagships will receive four major OS updates and five years of security updates.

Cameras

The Samsung Galaxy S22 and S22+ feature a 50MP + 12MP + 10MP rear setup and a 10MP front camera. The Ultra variant comes with 108MP + 12MP + 10MP + 10MP rear and 40MP front cameras.

Battery

The Samsung Galaxy S22, S22+, and S22+ come with 3,700mAh, 4,500mAh, and 5,000mAh batteries, respectively. The S22 supports 25W fast charging while the remaining two support 45W.

Conclusion

Samsung has delivered a worthy successor to not only S21 series but also the Note 20 Ultra. It is hard to argue against the S Pen equipped S22 Ultra and a palatable S22, S22+.