Samsung’s next Unpacked event is just around the corner. The company announced Tuesday that it’s holding an event on Feb. 9 to introduce its next-generation Galaxy S devices, which will presumably be referred to asThe company , but only just announced the specific date. The event is being held virtually on Samsung’s website and will begin at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m. PT).
The top-of-the-line Galaxy S22 Ultra is expected to be the star of the show. Rumors and leaks have indicated that it will be a successor to the, which hasn’t seen a new version since 2020, and Samsung even implied as much in a recent blog post. Samsung is expected to launch three versions of its new phone this year, as it’s done in the past. That means we’ll likely see a Galaxy S22 and Galaxy S22 Plus alongside the . Whatever the new Galaxy lineup will look like, customers can now .
The company announced a slew of products at its five Unpacked events last year. In January (the same week as CES 2021), the company took the wraps off thewith a Galaxy S21, S21 Plus and . The flagship line was unveiled alongside the and . Then in March, Samsung announced the , followed by new in April. Later in August, Samsung unveiled the , , and . New options to were then announced in October.
Read on for everything we know so far about 2022’s first Unpacked event. We’ll update this story as new information becomes available.
What day is the next Samsung event?
Samsung’s next Unpacked event will take place on Feb. 9. That lines up with a previous rumor from leaker Ice Universe that indicated the Galaxy S22 will be announced on that day. Promotional material about the event was also leaked by well-known tipster Evan Blass before Samsung’s announcement.
The event comes right after Samsung unveiled thein early January ahead of The new phone is a more budget-friendly version of the Galaxy S21 with a few smart feature and spec sacrifices to reach a lower price.
Samsung hosted February events in 2020 and 2019 as well, but both were the company’s first event of the year. The launches showed off foldable phones, earbuds and the company’s S lineup with the S20 and S10, respectively. Both events were followed up by another launch in August focused on the Galaxy Note and Galaxy Watch.
Will the next Galaxy Unpacked be livestreamed?
The event will be hosted on Samsung’s website. Previous live events have also been hosted on Samsung’s YouTube page, which we expect to be the case for the Feb. 9 event. We’ll update this story with more details as they become available.
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