If you’ve been hoping to upgrade your smartphone aliases laptop, you’ll soon beryllium capable to get your hands connected Samsung’s Galaxy S23, Galaxy Book3 Pro, and Galaxy Book3 Pro 360. The devices will beryllium wide disposable starting tomorrow, February 17th, but you’ll request to enactment accelerated if you’re hoping to return advantage of Samsung’s ongoing preorder promos earlier they expire astatine 3AM ET / 12AM PT tonight.
Where to preorder nan Galaxy S23, S23 Plus, and S23 Ultra
Samsung’s Galaxy S23 bid consists of 3 phones: nan modular S23, nan S23 Plus, and nan S23 Ultra. Samsung is presently offering free retention upgrades and up to $150 successful Samsung in installments erstwhile you preorder nan 6.1-inch Galaxy S23, which starts astatine $799.99, aliases nan 6.3-inch Galaxy S23 Plus, which starts astatine $999.99. Both Amazon and Best Buy are besides offering nan free retention bump and a $50 gift paper erstwhile you preorder nan Galaxy S23 for nan aforesaid price, aliases a $100 gift paper erstwhile you preorder nan Galaxy S23 Plus (Amazon, Best Buy). Note, however, that Best Buy’s woody is group to expire astatine 1AM ET connected February 17th.
Samsung’s caller Galaxy S23 telephone maintains a 6.1-inch surface for illustration its predecessor, but it now has a brighter sheet pinch a stronger Gorilla Glass covering for improved driblet protection. Design-wise, it eschews nan camera bump astir its 3 rear cameras, and it besides has a bigger artillery than nan S22.
As for nan 6.8-inch Galaxy S23 Ultra, it’s disposable pinch $150 successful Samsung in installments and a free representation upgrade erstwhile you preorder it nonstop from Samsung starting astatine $1,199.99. That in installments tin beryllium utilized toward nan acquisition of 1 of Samsung’s caller laptops aliases a fistful of accessories, however, you can’t usage it to offset nan value of nan telephone itself. If you for illustration a different retailer, Amazon and Best Buy are besides offering nan aforementioned retention upgrade and a $100 gift paper erstwhile you preorder nan Galaxy S23 Ultra for $1,199.99.
Samsung’s latest phones are faster than nan S22 bid acknowledgment to a new, Galaxy-optimized type of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset. Each S23 telephone besides sports a bigger artillery and different incremental improvements, though only nan Galaxy S23 Ultra comes pinch a stylus and 200-megapixel main camera sensor. Read our Samsung Galaxy 23 review.
The Galaxy S23 Plus has a ample 6.3-inch surface and is mostly astatine parity pinch nan guidelines S23. It’s sewage nan aforesaid Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset and a somewhat larger artillery capacity of 4,700mAh (up 200mAh from nan S22 Plus), but nan S23 Plus starts pinch an ample 256GB of retention successful its guidelines configuration.
Much for illustration nan erstwhile model, nan latest Ultra telephone from Samsung is simply a spec monster. The S23 Ultra now boasts a 200-megapixel main camera sensor that bins photos down to a manageable 12-megapixel size. It besides has a somewhat redesigned exterior and a akin 6.8-inch OLED sheet that useful pinch its included stylus.
Where to preorder nan Galaxy Book3 Pro, Pro 360, and Ultra
On nan laptop front, Samsung is still offering a free representation upgrade and $50 successful Samsung in installments erstwhile you preorder nan 14-inch Galaxy Book3 Pro starting astatine $1,449.99 — astatine slightest until February 17th astatine 3AM ET. Best Buy is offering nan aforesaid woody until 1AM ET connected February 17th. The aforesaid promo applies to nan 16-inch Galaxy Book3 Pro 360, which is disposable to preorder astatine Samsung and Best Buy starting astatine $1,899.99, and nan forthcoming Galaxy Book3 Ultra, which launches connected February 22nd and is disposable for preorder from Samsung and Best Buy starting astatine $2,199.99.
Samsung’s Galaxy Book3 Pro is an entry-level laptop that’s disposable successful some 14-inch and 16-inch sizes successful either graphite aliases beige. It features a caller processor and a much freely OLED show than its predecessor, on pinch a 120Hz refresh rate.
All 3 laptops are powered by Intel’s 13th Gen Core processors and characteristic 1800p OLED displays pinch accelerated 120Hz refresh rates. However, nan Galaxy Book3 Ultra — which tin easy beryllium seen arsenic a rival to Apple’s latest MacBook Pro — features a large, 16-inch show and an Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU. We’ve yet to people our reappraisal of nan laptops, but you tin check retired our hands-on impressions to study much astir them.
Samsung’s Galaxy Book3 Pro 360 is simply a 2-in-1 convertible laptop that’s compatible pinch nan S Pen stylus. It offers an upgraded processor and show and is disposable pinch a 5G connectivity action successful graphite aliases beige.
The 16-inch Samsung Galaxy Book3 Ultra is geared toward consumers who request a higher-powered instrumentality than nan Galaxy Book3. With its Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 GPU, it should beryllium good suited for graphics-heavy workloads.