Samsung has two main flagship lineups – Galaxy S and Galaxy Note, at the same time, there’s a Galaxy Z lineup available, which represents foldable smartphones. All of these series have their own identities as the Galaxy S is a camera focussed lineup, while the Galaxy Note includes phones with S Pen support.
While the Galaxy S22 series is likely to launch in February next year, leaks and rumors are continuously appearing online. Thereby, we are maintaining a track of every single piece of information regarding the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra.
January 5, 2022
Galaxy S22 Ultra camera specs sheet leaked
Recently, Tipster Zaryab Khanleaked the camera specs sheet, showcasing the camera capabilities of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra.
Ultra-wide 12MP (f/2.2) camera with Dual Pixel AF
10MP (f/2.4) telephoto sensor with 3x optical zoom Dual Pixel AF and OIS
10MP (f/4.9) telephoto camera with 10x zoom, Dual Pixel AF, and OIS
Wide-angle 108MP (f/1.8) main camera with OIS and PDAF
40MP (f/2.2) selfie camera with PDAF resides
Aside from this, it is important to mention that the 108MP is covered by the Super Clear Glass AKA Gorilla Glass DX that is also debuted with Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3.
January 4, 2022
Galaxy S22 Ultra RAM options revealed
Tipster IceUniverse disclosed the base variant of the Galaxy S22 Ultra will have 8GB RAM, while the high-end variants will boast up to 12GB and 16GB of RAM.
January 1, 2022
Galaxy S22/Ultra renders revealed in all colors
91mobiles revealed several Samsung Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S22 Ultra renders. According to the report, the standard S22 comes in Green, Pink Gold, Phantom Black, and Phantom White color variants.
On the other hand, the Galaxy S22 Ultra will highlight Burgundy, Green, Phantom Black, and Phantom White color shades.
December 31, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra render in Bronze
Well-known tipster Evan Blass reportedly revealed a 3D render of the upcoming Galaxy S22 Ultra in Bronze color shade, however, the Tweet is no longer available.
December 29, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra 1TB storage variant
According to a recent report by SamMobile, the Galaxy S22 Ultra could highlight a massive 1TB internal storage variant.
To be noted, the Korean tech giant had also introduced the Galaxy S10+ with 12GB of RAM and 1TB of built-in storage.
December 28, 2021
Galaxy S22 series dummy units
IceUniverse revealed that the dummy units of Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra are now available to purchase on Alibaba.
In addition, the source disclosed that these dummy phones are listed in White and Black colors, at the same time, a total of 6 units cost just $50.
December 24, 2021
December 24, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra to bring significant camera upgrades
Leaker AhmedQwaider disclosed that the Galaxy S22 Ultra will feature big upgrades in terms of camera department such as Super HDR, Super ISO Pro and more.
Amazing video evolution #GalaxyS22Ultra &professional cinematography “HDR” has been converted to “Super HDR” Colors are more realistic and lighting quality is also improved due to “Super” ISO Pro” And the video has evolved to 68 billion colors at 12-bit rate😲 editing video easy pic.twitter.com/1wh7Zmnn99
LetsGoDigital revealed the official press renders of Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S22+ and S22 Ultra.
December 22, 2021
Galaxy S22, S22+, S22 Ultra dummy units
A UK-based smartphone retailer MobileFun divulged the dummy units of the upcoming Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+ and Galaxy S22 Ultra devices. The images clearly showcase the camera module and S Pen slot on the top variant of the S22 lineup. [Via]
December 21, 2021
Galaxy S22+, S22 Ultra official poster
Tipster BenGeskin shared beautiful official renders of the Galaxy S22 Ultra and Galaxy S22+. This render showcases S22 Ultra in stunning Bronze color, just like the Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. [Source]
Exclusive first look at Samsung #GalaxyS22 Ultra & Plus official poster
MobileFun has published the complete list of official Galaxy S22 Ultra cases. Also, the retailer has shared some images of how they look like, the names in the listing, as well as the description. Read more
December 20, 2021
Galaxy S22, S22+, S22 Ultra color variants
According to GalaxyClub report, the Galaxy S22 standard variant and the Galaxy S22+ will be available in Beige, Black, Green, Grey, Light Blue, Rose Gold, and White colors.
Besides, the Galaxy S22+ will also feature a Violet color shade in addition to the above-mentioned colors, however, the availability may differ for different markets.
On the other hand, the Galaxy S22 Ultra will launch in four color options including Black, Dark Red, Green, and White. Also, some additional colors will also be available through Samsung’s online store.
December 20, 2021
Galaxy S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra may have glass back panels
Tipster IceUniverse claimed that the Galaxy S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra will come with glass back panels, which means Samsung is not compromising with the quality of upcoming flagship phones.
There is a definite answer about the rear cover material of Galaxy S22 series: S22, S22 +, S22 ultra are all made of glass!
Recently, well-known tipster IceUniverse revealed the exact color code of the Galaxy S22 Ultra Green shade, which was first revealed in October 2021.
Following the tipster’s statement, LetsGoDigital designed a handful of Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra 3D renders in exact Green color shade.
December 19, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra Detail enhancer camera feature
According to ITmaterial report, the Galaxy S22 Ultra will introduce a new camera feature called “Detail enhancer”, as spotted in camera app strings.
Using the software as well as the 108MP camera sensor, the feature could further enhance the detail of captured images and macro shots.
December 18, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra camera samples
According to well-known Samsung insider IceUniverse, the Galaxy S22 Ultra photo samples are quite stunning. However, the hardware specifications remains the same as the S21 Ultra, the company did major optimization that makes it possible.
Although the hardware specifications look little different from S21 ultra, Samsung’s optimization ability is very strong, and the sample of S22 ultra looks much stronger.
Another Galaxy S22 series wallpaper leaked ahead of launch. Download here
December 13, 2021
Galaxy S22 Ultra spotted on China website
Samsung published a support page for an unreleased smartphone, which bears model number SM-S908U on its Chinese website.
However, the model number is for the upcoming Galaxy S22 Note (S22 Ultra), the last ‘U’ digit of the model number hints it’s a US variant for carriers. Read more
December 11, 2021
Memory variants and color shades
According to tipster Snoopytech, there will be four color variants of the Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S22+, namely Pink Gold, Green, Black, and White.
Memory options – 8GB of RAM and 12/256GB of internal storage
On the other hand, the Galaxy S22 Ultra is likely to feature Dark Red, Black and White color shades, however, memory configuration could be 12GB and storage to 256/512GB.
December 10, 2021
Galaxy S22 Note to take place of S22 Ultra
While the Galaxy S22 Ultra is rumored to make its official debut as a new Galaxy Note phone with full-fledged S Pen support alongside a dedicated silo, Samsung has reportedly renamed this upcoming flagship.
According to Korean tipster FrontTron, the company has canceled (killed) the Galaxy S22 Ultra, while the top variant of the upcoming flagship lineup will be called Galaxy S22 Note.
As the rumored Galaxy S21 FE and Galaxy S22 series launch timelines are coming closer, Samsung seems to boost its preparations as well. Now, the company has dropped the Galaxy S21 and S21+ prices by INR 5,000 (around $66).
The offer ends on December 23, 2021.
December 08, 2021
Galaxy S22 base variant could cost $799
According to a recent report, Samsung could launch the standard Galaxy S22 model with a starting price tag of $799, the same as the Galaxy S21, which was launched in January 2021.
December 08, 2021
Galaxy S22+ tested by FCC
FCC tested the Galaxy S22+ and published the documents on its official website, which confirms some of its key specifications. Check below –
Rated capacity – 4,370mAh
Model number – EB-BS906ABY
LED covers model numbers
Galaxy S22 – EF-NS901
Galaxy S22 Plus – EF-NS906
Galaxy S22+ network bands
Various GSM, WCDMA, LTE FDD, LTE TDD, and 5G bands
UWB (Ultra-Wide Band), NFC, Wi-Fi 6E, wireless charging and power-sharing
December 04, 2021
Galaxy S22+ with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 emerged
The Galaxy S22 series is expected to be released in February 2022, meanwhile, an alleged S22+ has appeared on Geekbench with model number – SM-S906U. The codename of the motherboard is “taro” which hints at Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip under the hood.
December 02, 2021
Camera tempered film leaked
According to the leaked Galaxy S22 series camera lens tempered films, the Galaxy S22 Ultra will have a P-shaped camera module, the same as the initially emerged CAD renders. However, the Galaxy S22 and S22+ have a triple rear camera system with their predecessors-like design.
December 01, 2021
Qualcomm has officially launched its next-generation flagship chipset for mobile phones called Snapdragon 8 Gen 1. The first Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 phone will launch later this year, which will be Xiaomi 12 series.
However, Samsung will also use this new chipset for its upcoming Galaxy S22 series, which is rumored to debut in mid-February. Read more: Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chip launched to power all 2022 flagships
November 30, 2021
Tipster Stufflistings spotted the standard Galaxy S21 variant on India’s BIS database with model number SM-S901E/DS and SM-S901B/DS. The ‘E’ suffix at the end of the former model number suggests that the device may be equipped with Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 chipset.
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