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Samsung Galaxy S22 Extremely: The rumors have been proper


Galaxy S22 Extremely

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Samsung introduced its Galaxy S22 telephone lineup and Galaxy Tab S8 pill at an Unpacked match on Wednesday, and the high-end Galaxy S22 Extremely was once the big name of the display. The S22 Extremely’s measurement, design and stylus place it as a successor to the now-discontinued Galaxy Word.

“Galaxy S22 Extremely takes the liked capability of the Galaxy Word and essentially the most celebrated facets of the S sequence and merges them for a actually distinctive cellular revel in,” mentioned TM Roh, president and head of Samsung Electronics Cellular Revel in in a press unencumber.

Here is the entirety we all know concerning the Galaxy S22 Extremely. For a broader review of all of the Galaxy lineup, take a look at our Galaxy S22 roundup. And here is the way to preorder the Galaxy S22 telephones.

The S22 Extremely shall be launched Feb. 25 for $1,200

There may be just right information for fanatics. Despite rumors of possible delay, the Galaxy S22 Extremely shall be to be had to buy on Feb. 25. Preorders for the high-end Galaxy fashion get started right away. 

As for pricing, the Galaxy S22 Extremely is the costliest telephone in Samsung’s new lineup. The Galaxy S22 Extremely begins at $1,200 (£1,149, AU$1,849) with out a tool trade-in, very similar to the bottom worth for the Galaxy S21 Extremely. The fee, then again, will increase as garage capability will get greater. 

Here is the costs for the Galaxy S22 line, for reference. 

Galaxy S22 costs

128GB 256GB 512GB 1TB
Galaxy S22 $799 $849 N/A N/A
Galaxy S22 Plus $999 $1,049 N/A N/A
Galaxy S22 Extremely $1,199 $1,299 $1,399

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How the S22 Extremely compares to the Galaxy Word

Samsung turns out to have regarded to its previous for the Galaxy S22 Extremely. For the primary time because the Galaxy Word 20, Samsung’s newest high-end telephone includes a bodily slot at the smartphone for the S Pen stylus. Samsung additionally made enhancements to the S Pens capability through providing decrease latency and the power to transcribe handwritten notes to textual content in 88 languages. Closing yr’s Galaxy S21 Extremely was once the primary Galaxy S telephone to strengthen the S Pen, however there is not any position to retailer the stylus, and you wish to have to shop for it one at a time. 

The Galaxy S22 Extremely additionally sports activities a Word-like angular design with sharper edges, which is considerably other from the usual Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus’s softer glance. The Galaxy S22 Extremely’s huge 6.8-inch show is paying homage to the Word, as neatly. 

For comparability’s sake, here is a picture of the Galaxy Word 20 Extremely.


Samsung’s Galaxy Word 20 Extremely

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The Galaxy S22 Extremely’s cameras

At a snappy look, the Galaxy S22 Extremely’s digital camera specifications glance relatively very similar to ultimate yr’s Galaxy S21 Extremely. However, Samsung claims to have made some essential enhancements under-the-hood to spice up general digital camera high quality. 

The Galaxy S22 Extremely includes a 108-megapixel huge, 12-megapixel ultrawide and two 10-megapixel telephoto lenses, very similar to the Galaxy S21 Extremely. Each Extremely fashions game a 40-megapixel selfie digital camera, as neatly. However, this yr, Samsung’s Galaxy S line comes with interior digital camera upgrades that are supposed to make taking photos at midnight (Samsung calls it Nightography) and framing topics higher. We’re going to know extra once we take a look at the brand new S22 Extremely for ourselves, however our first impact of the S22 Extremely’s cameras is… now not inspiring.

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What number of colours does the S22 Extremely are available? 

The Galaxy S22 Extremely is available in 4 other colours: black, white, inexperienced and burgundy. The bottom Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus are available black, white, red gold and inexperienced. 

Processor, battery existence and different key main points

Samsung most often makes use of each its personal Exynos chips and Qualcomm’s processors in its telephones, relying at the area, and it has completed the similar this yr. That suggests the USA model of the S22 sequence runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 1, which the chipmaker says must carry enhancements akin to the power to seize 8K video at 30 frames in step with 2d and 30% sooner graphics rendering. 

Samsung’s new Exynos 2200 processor was once unveiled ultimate month. The brand new chip is claimed to be a gaming powerhouse, and features a brand-new graphics processing unit that it inbuilt collaboration with AMD, which the corporate claims will carry a large spice up to gaming and general graphics efficiency. Alternatively, it is unclear if the Galaxy S22 has this chip.

In terms of battery existence, the S22 Extremely has so much in commonplace with its predecessor. The S22 Extremely has a 5,000-mAh battery, identical to the Galaxy S21 Extremely, however comes with 45-watt rapid stressed out charging. 

Samsung’s Extremely telephones additionally in most cases come with extra reminiscence and garage than their more economical siblings, and the Galaxy S22 Extremely has adopted that development. The bottom model of the S22 Extremely comes with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of garage. Different choices come with a fashion with 12GB of RAM and 256GB, 512GB and 1TB of garage.

All advised, the Galaxy S22 Extremely turns out find it irresistible can be a viable successor to Samsung’s in style Galaxy Word. That still makes it more straightforward for Samsung to tell apart the Extremely from the common Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus. For extra, here is how the 3 Galaxy S22 telephones evaluate to one another, the Galaxy S22 vs. S21 (and S22 Extremely vs. S21 Extremely), Galaxy S22 vs. S21 FE, and the way the Galaxy S22 compares to the iPhone 13 Professional and the Pixel 6 Professional.

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