The price of the Samsung Galaxy S22 series in the US has been leaked. The lineup is expected to include the Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22+, and Galaxy S22 Ultra handsets. The news comes days after the South Korean company began allowing US customers to pre-order Samsung’s upcoming flagship smartphone and the upcoming Galaxy Tab S8. Recently, European prices for the three smartphones have also appeared online. Reports suggest that the company may hold its Galaxy Unpacked 2022 event on February 9 to unveil the smartphones.
Samsung Galaxy S22 series price (expected)
The prices of the Samsung Galaxy S22 series smartphones have been split in two different instances. The first is from a tipster who goes by the name @TechInsiderBlog, who tweeted Galaxy S22 will be priced at $899 (approximately Rs. 67,100), the starting price of Galaxy S22+ will be $1,099 (approximately Rs. 82,100) and the premium Galaxy S22 Ultra will be available at purchase on a starting price of $1,299 (about Rs. 97,000).
The second source of the Galaxy S22 series US price leak is an image posted on Imgur, an image-sharing and hosting service, in which a Google form of a survey shows the same prices leaked by @TechInsiderBlog. This comes a day after Roland Quandt of WinFuture.de tipped the European prices for the Samsung Galaxy S22 series. According to Quandt, the price of the Samsung Galaxy S22 will start at EUR 849 (approx. Rs. 71,700), the Samsung Galaxy S22+ is expected to start at EUR 1,049 (approx. Rs. 88,600) and the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra will be available at a price starting price of EUR 1,249 (approximately Rs. 1.05,500).
Samsung Galaxy S22 Series Launch (Expected)
Apart from the pricing, the image shared on Imgur also states that the phone will launch in the US on February 8. However, there is no mention of the launch event time. Tipster Evan Blass (@evleaks) reports that the Galaxy Unpacked event to launch the Galaxy S22 series will take place on February 9. A report further suggested that the event will begin at 3:00 p.m. UTC (8:30 p.m. IST) on February 9, which will be at 10:00 a.m. New York time on February 9.