Next month, South Korea will host the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event. The program is still unknown, but a leaked press report suggests that it is the company that plans to present online broadcasts to those in attendance and viewers – however, it will not be just flexible smartphones Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5.
Judging by the photo published According to insider Evan Blass (@evleaks), Samsung Galaxy Unpacked will include the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5 foldable smartphones, the flagship Galaxy Tab S9 tablet, the Galaxy Watch 6 smartwatch and the Galaxy Buds 3 wireless headphones.
The second photo shows a foldable Galaxy Z Flip 5, equipped with a large external display and two cameras. According to sources, the smartphone is based on a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip, has a 12-megapixel camera and a new hinge mechanism that allows the smartphone to be folded with almost no gaps. In terms of protection against moisture and dust, the device meets the IP57 standard.
There is no doubt that the presentation of the Galaxy Z Fold 5 foldable smartphone will be the focus of Galaxy Unpacked visitors. It seems that the smartphone has the same design as its predecessor, the Galaxy Z Fold 4. It’s also expected to get an updated waterdrop-shaped hinge, which will allow it to fold with almost no gaps.
Like the Galaxy Z Flip 5, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor. The smartphone should also be compatible with the digital pen S Pen Fold Edition.
Another novelty is the Galaxy Watch 6 Classic smartwatch, where the company will once again use a rotating bezel. There will also be a version of the smartwatch without a rotating bezel called the Galaxy Watch 6.
The new arrivals are expected to be the first smartwatches with the new One UI 5 Watch firmware based on Google Wear OS, which was presented last month. Wearable devices get a wide range of health and fitness monitoring features, including heart rate and blood pressure monitoring, sleep and stress monitoring, physical activity monitoring, and more.
Information on other devices that will be presented at the event will be displayed shortly before the presentation date. According to sources, the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event will take place on July 27, 2023. The new products presented can be pre-ordered from the end of July and will be delivered to consumers in August.