In its Samsung Unpacked 2022 event, the South Korean giant unveiled its flagship S22 series and Tab S8 Series with specs that somehow confirmed most rumors. After just a few days, the premium devices are launched in Nepal. Find more in detail below.
The S22 Series comes with pro-grade camera features and conscious design. The dynamic camera features in these phones make your every moment an epic on its own. And with more firepower under the hood, they are Samsung’s most powerful phones made to date.
Samsung claims the S22 Ultra comes with better S-Pen capacity. It also has includes minor improvements in camera and design. But the regular handsets Galaxy S22, and the Galaxy S22 Plus resemble very much last year’s lineup. Samsung later unveiled the Android tablet – Galaxy Tab S8 which comes with more power, and punch. Find out more about these detail below and follow the links to find their detailed specs and expected price and availability in Nepal.
Galaxy S22 Ultra Reminiscent of the “Note” Phablet
Succeeding to the Galaxy S21 Ultra from last year, it comes with minor bumps in specs. This includes Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC, a 108 MP camera sensor in a quad-camera setup, a massive 120 Hz refresh rate.
Inter terms of RAM there is the option between 8 GB and 12 GB mated to 128GB/256GB/512GB/ and the unparallel 1TB internal storage. As for the backup, the Galaxy S22 Ultra comes with a 5,000 mAh battery and 45W fast charge support.
But the most intriguing is the addition of S-Pen support giving off a Note phablet vibe. Samsung says its stylus offers 9 milliseconds faster response over its castaway sibling. For the lover of the Note series smartphones, the Galaxy S22 Ultra would have them covered.
Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus
The event also saw the launch of the more regular Galaxy S22, and S22 Plus devices. Samsung hasn’t offered a major upgrade in terms of design profile and specs for both Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus over its year-old predecessors. However, there is a new Gorilla Glass Victus Plus protecting the front and back of these jewel-like pricey gadgets.
Samsung hasn’t offered a major upgrade in terms of design profile and specs for both Galaxy S22 and S22 Plus over its year-old predecessors. However, there is a new Gorilla Glass Victus Plus protecting the front and back of these jewel-like pricey gadgets.
Both these devices offer similar specs except for a few. S22 stretches 6.1 inches and S22 Plus goes taller at 6.6 inches while both sport the FHD+ 2340×1080 resolution. Both are powered by the flagship Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC or Exynos 2200 depending on the region.
The difference is there in the battery capacity. The regular version comes with a less-impressive 3,800 mAh battery and a 25W fast charging support. On the other hand, S22 Plus offers a better spec here. It comes with a 4,500 mAh battery backup and supports 45W fast charging. Besides, it also supports 15W wireless charging.
Both these devices are somewhat similar with minor specs variations. You may even have a hard time choosing between the two but the screen size may help you settle your mind.
The Galaxy Tab S8 Series
Besides, the S22 series of smartphones, Samsung has launched the Galaxy Tab S8 series. And by the looks of it, the South Korean has hit the most fitting chord this time in the tab game.
Samsung has upped its tablet game with the trio of tablets among which the Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra is the show steal. Coming at a massive 14.6-inch screen, it bears the same size as a compact notebook. For display, it gets a 120 Hz refresh rate and a 2,960 x 1,848 resolution. The Galaxy Tab S8 Ultra comes with an incredible 16 GB RAM, and 512 GB storage and is powered by the Snapdragon Gen 1 chipset, the same SoC that powers the S22 smartphones. It’s not short of a laptop, by the specs.
Its younger siblings are Tab S8, and Tab S8 Plus which fall in the line of a standard upgrade to the preceding Tab 7 series. The Tab S8 features an 11-inch screen with a 120 Hz LCD screen panel. The Tab S8 Plus meanwhile, features a 12.4 inch 120 Hz OLED screen.
Both the Tabs are powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 SoC and get Dolby Atmos speakers for crisp sound. There is an 8 GB RAM, up to 256 GB internal storage, and a single 12 MP ultrawide front camera for each.
For connectivity, all the tabs feature WiFi 6E, the most advanced yet available WiFi standard, and Bluetooth 5.2. But only the Tab S8 Plus comes with an option for a 5G mobile network.
Price & Availability in Nepal
The devices are available for pre-order from Samsung’s website and authorized stores from February 9 and will hit the market on the 25th. You can expect the phone two arrive within a month from now on. Below are the international prices and the expected prices in Nepal.
Are you impressed with Samsung’s crown jewels for 2022, or did they fall short of your expectations? You can share with others what you feel in the comments below.
Samsung S22 Series Price in Nepal
If you want to ensure that the device comes to you at the earliest, you can pre-book your order. The pre-order starts on the 23rd of February and lasts until the 9th of March. To add to the delight, there are rewards with every pre-order.
Like for every pre-order of Galaxy S22 Ultra, you get galaxy Buds2 for free or Galaxy Watch 4 Ckassuc 46mm at Rs.27,000. Or you can also get Galaxy Watch 4 40mm at NPR 13,000. Meanwhile, for pre-order of Galaxy S22 or Galaxy S22+, you can get Galaxy Buds 2 for NPR 3,000 or Galaxy Watch 4 Classic 46mm for a steal at Rs.30,000. Or you can also get a Galaxy Watch 4 40mm at Rs.16,000.
Pre-booking and Samsung S22 Series price in Nepal
|Samsung S22 Series||Cost||Color options|
|Galaxy S22 Ultra (12/512GB)||NPR1,69,999/-||Burgundy, Phantom Black, and Green|
|Galaxy S22 Ultra (12/256GB)||NPR1,59,999/-||Burgundy, Phantom Black, Phantom White|
|Galaxy S22+ (8/256GB)||NPR1,29,999/-||Phantom Black, Phantom White, Pink Gold|
|Galaxy S22 (8/256GB)||NPR1,12,999/-||Phantom Black, Phantom White, Pink Gold|
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