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Is the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra really the best?

Samsung showed almost all its skills in the Galaxy S23 Ultra. So how good is the device? Let’s examine together…

Samsung, one of the world’s leading smartphone manufacturers, introduced the Galaxy S23 series at the Samsung Unpacked event. Galaxy S23 Ultra, the most powerful name of the series, attracted all the attention with its features. The model claims to be the best with its many features.

200 Megapixel camera, customized Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 and much more

The Galaxy S23 Ultra was also exposed to many leaks during the production process. The information obtained showed that the device would be the most powerful Android model in 2023. As a matter of fact, it seems worthy of these comments with its fully equipped features. So what are these features?

200 Megapixel camera

Samsung almost sets the bar with its camera features. So much so that the main camera of the model uses the 1/1.3 inch ISOCELL HP2 sensor that supports 200 Megapixel resolution. The camera also includes many high-level shooting modes.

Faster storage and RAM

The device offers the fastest storage and RAM features in the smartphone world. So much so that we see that 8 GB and 12 GB LPDDR5X RAM is used on the memory side of the series. On the storage side, there are 256 GB, 512 GB and 1 TB memory options, which have high read / write speeds with UFS 4.

Customized Snapdragon 8 Gen 2

The Galaxy S23 Ultra uses the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor, which goes through the 4nm manufacturing process. Samsung uses the processor produced with the “Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy” label, which exceeds the standard features in the device. The processor will use 1 x 3.19GHz ARM Cortex-X3, 2 x 2.8GHz ARM Cortex-A715, 2 x 2.8GHz ARM Cortex-A710 and 3 x 2.0GHz ARM Cortex-A510 cores. Qualcomm will include the Adreno 740 graphics interface that supports Ray Tracing technology in Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.

Enhanced videography

When there are advanced camera features, there is an inevitable increase in the video field. Samsung is also adding new features as an extra. The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra allows shooting 4K portrait videos and uncropped 8K videos at 30fps, known as s,nematic video. It also now has a 2x wider correction angle for Optical Image Stabilization which helps reduce camera shake.

Gorilla Glass Victus 2 protection

Samsung has agreed with the experts to protect its high-equipped screen. The company covers the device with Gorilla Glass Victus 2. So much so that the Corning company is quite assertive against falls. According to the company, the glass will withstand a drop of up to one meter on hard surfaces such as concrete and up to two meters on surfaces such as asphalt.

Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra features;

Processor: Snapdragon 8 Gen 2
GPU/Graphics unit Adreno 740
Storage 256GB/512GB/1TB (UFS 4)
Memory 8GB/12GB RAM (LPDDR5X)
Screen size:
Screen resolution:
Screen refresh rate:

Screen brightness:
-6.8 inch Edge QHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X,
-1440×3088 pixel resolution,
-120Hz variable refresh/240Hz touch sampling rate
-1750 nits
-HDR10+, Gorilla Glass Victus 2
Rear camera: -200 Megapixel f/1.7 main camera
-12 Megapixel f/2.2 ultra wide angle
-10 Megapixel periscope telephoto 3x optical zoom f/2.4
-10 Megapixel telephoto camera 10x optical zoom f/4.9
Video (Rear camera): [email protected],
[email protected]/60fps,
[email protected]/60/240fps,
[email protected],
-HDR10+, stereo sound recording, gyro-EIS, Portrait mode 4K shooting
Front camera: 12 Megapixel f/2.2
Battery and fast charging: -5,000mAh
-45W wired
-15W wireless charging
-Support reverse wireless charging
Wireless connection: 5G, LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.3, NFC
Other: -IP68
-Samsung Pay via NFC
-Ultrasonic fingerprint reader
OS: Android 13 with One UI 5.1