LIVE: Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2022 – how to watch and what we expect
Samsung’s next Galaxy product launch is almost here, it will go live at 2:00 PM (EST) on August 10, 2022. The event, called Galaxy Unpacked, will be available for watch live (opens in a new tab) on the Samsung Galaxy website.
We’ll be covering the Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event before, during, and after, so check back to this live blog regularly for the latest updates.
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What do we know about the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2022
We know that the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event will start at 2:00 PM (EST) on Wednesday, August 10, and it will be streamed live on Samsung’s website (opens in a new tab).
There’s currently a countdown to launch on the page to build excitement, and Samsung has released a trailer (below), with the tagline “Next Galaxy, Phones Now”. If you register your interest before the event, Samsung is also giving you the chance to win a £1,000 voucher.
The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2022 trailer was released ahead of the event to, as Samsung puts it, “Build the Hype.” Several of the comments on YouTube certainly seem to suggest a level of excitement and hype, with one user saying they usually only go to Apple events, but they’ll definitely watch this one.
The opening image of the teaser video shows what a new Samsung Fold smartphone looks like. And the short video also promises “new ways to capture life”, “new experiences”, and “new experiences that will change our behavior forever”. But what does that really mean? Let’s round up what we know so far and what we think we’ll see at the planned event…
What do we expect to see at Galaxy Unpacked?
This is Samsung’s summer product launch, and we’re expecting to see the company’s latest smartphones. However, Samsung usually launches its flagship smartphone models at the beginning of the year (Galaxy S22+ and Galaxy S22 were launched in February 2022 (opens in a new tab)), so we probably won’t see the Galaxy S23 (opens in a new tab) for now, rumored to be January 2023.
What we are the Samsung Z Fold4 and Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 smartphones, which we already mentioned in our phone rumor, are likely to get (opens in a new tab) center.