With 2024 just around the corner, the world’s leading cell phone manufacturer, Samsungprepares the launch of its next premium family Galaxy S24 a few weeks earlier than usual in recent years.
A report from Korean site The Elec, citing a Samsung Electronics official, claimed that the Galaxy S24 series would debut for the first time on January 17 at your event Unpacked in San Jose, California.
The change of headquarters, according to the Korean media, would apparently be a sign of its close cooperation with Google and to simultaneously mark its firm competition with Apple’s iPhone.
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For comparison, the last event featuring the Galaxy S23 took place on February 1st of this year, while the Unpacked of the Galaxy S22 took place on February 9, 2022. Therefore, the company would be advancing the event 15 days launch of the Galaxy S24.
Apparently, Samsung will begin accepting pre-orders for the Galaxy S24 series immediately after the event, as it did with the S23 that On the same day of the announcement it went on sale in Argentina. In Korea (and some other countries), pre-orders could be placed from January 19 to 25, according to the Asian outlet.
This will be followed by a pre-sale launch between January 26 and 30, where users who place pre-orders will receive their units. General availability of the Galaxy S24 line would begin on January 30.
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As usually happens in the previous months, the leaks about the characteristics of the Galaxy S24 Ultra and his younger brothers (S24 and S24+) began to go viral through social networks,
The renders show that the Galaxy S24 Ultra apparently it will look a lot like the Galaxy S23 Ultra; although it will come with a flat screen, not curved.
Likewise, the Galaxy S24 will offer a slightly larger 6.2-inch display with smaller bezels. The S24+ will also feature slimmer bezels and an improved resolution up to QHD+, while the S24 Ultra will retain the 6.8-inch QHD+ display.
Another leak indicates that the phone screen will reach a maximum brightness of 2500 nitsmaking it one of the brightest panels out there.
As for the rest of the members of the Galaxy S24 and S24+ family, they will come with a more rectangular iPhone-style frame, but they will not be the only design changes.
According to the same Asian media, Samsung wants to create the “smartest AI phones ever” with the Galaxy S24 series.
Unlike the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra, Samsung’s next cell phones promise thinner edges and a flat screen. Photo: Bloomberg
The phone could have the latest processor built in Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 to offer generative AI on the device, and Samsung is also reportedly considering integrate ChatGPT or Google Bard .
In this sense, the Korean giant has already shown the path it wants to take with its flagship cell phone. In recent weeks he presented AI Live Translate Call that will come natively to the Galaxy S24. This revolutionary feature for the device family promises real-time audio and text translations.
Building on these AI-powered features, Samsung hopes its 2024 flagship will allow it to eclipse the iPhone 15 and counter the future impact of the upcoming iPhone 16.
Another report suggests that the company aims to ship 35 million Galaxy S24 units in 2024, 10% more than the S23 series.