Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2024 set for January 17; Galaxy AI incoming

Samsung will host its first Galaxy Unpacked event in 2024 on January 17, the South Korean tech giant confirmed on Wednesday. It will be an in-person event and will be held at the SAP Center in San Jose, but will also be broadcast live on all official Samsung channels. The next generation of Galaxy S phones, which is expected to be called the Galaxy S24, is expected to be part of the event. The brand has started accepting pre-bookings for the new phones. Samsung's Unpacked event will take place earlier this year as its last two non-folding flagships were launched in February. The Galaxy S23 series was launched on February 1, 2023, while the Galaxy S22 debuted on February 9, 2022.

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2024 Time, Live Stream Details

Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2024 event will begin Wednesday, January 17 at 11:30 am IST (1:00 pm EST) at SAP in San Jose, California. As with previous Galaxy Unpacked events, it will be streamed live through the company Newsroom site Also his YouTube channel. This date has previously surfaced as part of some rumours.

Samsung's next-generation Galaxy S devices, aka the Galaxy S24 line, are expected to be unveiled at the event. The invite is captioned “Galaxy AI is coming”, hinting at the built-in AI features of the latest flagship series, which is said to include three models – the Samsung Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24+ and Galaxy S24 Ultra. The company says the new Galaxy S series will “set a higher standard for the most intelligent mobile experience.” It's also teased to deliver a “completely new mobile experience powered by AI.”

In addition, Samsung has opened Galaxy S24 series booking program through the company's India website. Interested users can register for a VIP ticket by paying 100 GEL. 1,999 to grab the phone at the earliest.

Samsung Galaxy S24 series specifications (estimated)

Samsung's Galaxy S24 family is expected to come with Android 14-based One UI 6.1 and AMOLED LTPO displays with variable refresh rates from 1Hz to 120Hz. The Ultra variant is said to have a 200-megapixel quad camera setup, while the regular models may sport a 50-megapixel triple camera setup.

The company's in-house Exynos 2400 chip can power the Galaxy S24 in all countries except the US and Canada. In the US and Canada, the phone may ship with a tweaked version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC called “Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC for Galaxy”. The Galaxy S24 Ultra and Galaxy S24+, on the other hand, are expected to pack the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC for the Galaxy in all markets.


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