At the end of each summer, Samsung is holding an event Galaxy Unpacked. This year, if you believe the rumors, we are expecting a minor update to the series Galaxy Note, smart watch and a few other devices.
Galaxy Note 9
Undoubtedly, the main novelty of the presentation. The flagship will not get drastic changes, but updated have something. So, Samsung finally moves the fingerprint scanner under the camera module. In the previous generation sensor located next to the photosensor to hit him and not to get any on camera was almost impossible. Stylus S Pen will get the Bluetooth module, thus will appear, remote control smartphone.
The device will be faster thanks to the Snapdragon chipset 845 for the US and Exynos 9810 for the rest of the world, and fotosmoralo to improve to Galaxy S9. At least, the novelty will borrow a variable aperture of f/1.5 to 2.4.
Memories are at least two: a 128 and 512 GB. Latest with microSD 512 GB will give the amount immediately terabytes of storage. Apparently, Samsung has overcome the problem of explosive batteries, because the battery will increase from 3300 to 4000 mAh. Stereo speakers, and bundled headphones, developed in cooperation with AKG.
Prices are also already known, and the Russian version with 128 GB of memory will cost 69 990 rubles, with 512 GB is 89 990 rubles. Fans of the game Fortnite will delight separately: the smartphone will get exclusive access to a version of the popular title on Android.
Although at the beginning of last month on the network walked rumors that a new watch from the Koreans will work on Wear OS from Google, it seems that Samsung will focus on its own Tizen OS. It will update to the fourth version, introducing a voice assistant Bixby.
But that company refuses to naming Galaxy Gear, says it all. On the body sizes of 48 or 43 mm will accommodate two buttons and spinning the wheel in Gear S3, the battery will increase to 470 mAh and there will be a blood pressure sensor.
Wireless Charger Duo
Wireless charging, Samsung will be able to share energy with Galaxy Note and Galaxy Watch 9 simultaneously. The set includes plug for fast charging.
The Russian price is 6 990 rubles. Thank you signature salon Samsung in Moscow, began to sell the devices ahead of time.
Smart column with Bixby
The rumors about the speaker with a voice assistant from Samsung appeared last year. The unit cost about $ 300 in the form of a ball will be able to understand where the person is to direct the sound. In addition, the column can become a hub for devices «smart home» SmartThings.
Presentation of the Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2018 will be held on August 9 in new York. Video stream will be available on the website of the company. To confirm whether leaks and rumors, we’ll find out very soon.