Each year in Galaxy Unpacked, Samsung Electronics unveils a new era of mobile innovation – And this year was no exception. Together for the first time in three years, at its latest Unpacked event in San Francisco, Samsung unveiled its exciting new range of additions to the Galaxy family. – Including the Galaxy S23 series, Galaxy Book3 series, and an inspiring vision of sustainability.
With its latest range of devices, Samsung brings premium and powerful mobile experiences to everyone. Building on its long history of open, proven, and trusted collaboration, Samsung has also offered How technology is being used to transform the future of human communication.
“More than ever, people are turning to brands they trust for tools they can rely on to navigate our rapidly changing world,” said TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile Experience Business at Samsung Electronics. “At Samsung, this demand for reliable performance drives us to deliver innovation that makes more sense – going beyond the specs. It drives us to create devices that are truly better and a brand to be proud of. We built these devices to set a distinct new standard for innovation to deliver powerful performance – without compromise For every consumer and for the planet we share.”
From top Samsung executives showcasing the latest products to bustling crowds and event visitors learning about the latest innovations, everyone got involved in this celebration of all things Samsung. Keep reading to see more Galaxy Unpacked 2023 images, features, and versions.
Lights, camera, action: the Galaxy S23 series cameras
The recently unveiled Galaxy S23 series has made a serious impact on visitors with its beautiful design and vertically aligned rear camera lenses. Samsung has not only improved the unified camera design, but also greatly upgraded the Galaxy S23 Ultra’s camera capabilities. These improvements are highlighted by videos shot #withGalaxy, which debuted at this year’s Unpacked event.
The event featured an exciting short film shot entirely by award-winning filmmaker Ridley Scott using the Galaxy S23 Ultra – Samsung’s most amazing camera yet. The short film demonstrated the device’s superior camera capabilities, revealing that anyone can make an epic movie with videos shot from their daily lives.
With the Galaxy S23 Ultra’s array of advanced camera features, anyone can easily produce professional content anytime, anywhere.
Capture the moment: Galaxy S23 Ultra’s high-resolution camera is out of this world
Galaxy S23 Ultra’s new 200MP camera captures high-resolution images with a level of color and wide detail never before seen in a smartphone. Moreover, Expert RAW’s various professional features empower users to produce creative and cinematic movies with ease.
Shooting after sunset: night photography
Shooting in low light can be challenging even for the most advanced filmmakers, resulting in shaky, unusable footage with lots of noise. In Galaxy Unpacked, Samsung announced a multi-frame processing solution for the Galaxy S23 series camera to overcome this challenge. This custom algorithm stitches multiple images across frames to reduce noise, enabling anyone to capture vivid, enhanced video, even in the dark. Also, the enhanced object-aware AI engine and stereo depth map enable the camera to capture clear photos with great detail, bringing night photos to life. Moreover, with night photography and an improved front camera, Galaxy S23 series users will be constantly asked to share their group photos and videos with friends.
Elevate your gaming experience with the Galaxy S23 series
The Galaxy S23 series has gotten a serious upgrade across the board, from its improved 5,000mAh battery and improved cooling system to next-level camera performance and a 41% GPU boost. The newly designed octa-core CPU boosts the Galaxy S23 series’ processing capabilities by around 34%, ideal for multitasking. The improved NPU architecture also uses an AI algorithm for an additional 49% increase, helping users to take stunning low-light photos.
New in Galaxy Unpacked 2023: Galaxy Book3 Ultra Powerful performance anytime, anywhere
After announcing the release of the Galaxy S23 series, visitors were excited to see what other new releases are on the horizon. In particular, visitors were amazed by the announcement of the Galaxy Book3 series and especially the Galaxy Book3 Ultra, which is an all-new addition to the Galaxy Book lineup.
With the Galaxy Book3 Ultra, Samsung is introducing the Dynamic AMOLED 2X display to users for the first time. Equipped with the latest CPU and GPU from Intel and NVIDIA, this flagship laptop is perfect not only for casual users but also for gamers and creatives.
With powerful performance and connectivity, visitors can take a peek at how the Galaxy ecosystem can improve their daily lives.
Everyday Sustainability: Shaping a brighter future through technology
From 100% recycled paper packaging boxes to various exterior and interior parts made from recycled glass, plastic and aluminium, Samsung has expanded the use of eco-friendly materials in its devices, boosting its sustainability efforts.
Shaping the future of connectivity through industry-leading collaboration
Samsung has a long history of partnering to push the boundaries of what’s possible to deliver groundbreaking experiences. During the Galaxy Unpacked 2023 Partnership Announcement segment, Qualcomm President and CEO Cristiano Amon took to the stage for the first time, revealing that the Galaxy S23 series is powered by the world’s fastest and most efficient Snapdragon.® Until now.
“Snapdragon® “The Galaxy’s second-generation mobile platform features groundbreaking system processing performance as well as groundbreaking AI that enables truly extraordinary experiences,” said Cristiano. “This includes an AI-powered Cognitive ISP, which enhances photos and videos in real time for professional-quality camera experiences, even in dark places.” Cristiano also emphasized that Qualcomm’s latest Adreno GPU delivers ultra-realistic graphics and delivers the ultimate connectivity with the world’s best and most reliable 5G modem RF system, as well as industry-leading Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
Finally, Cristiano explained that the company aims to create a new era of highly immersive XR experiences that blur the lines between the physical and digital worlds.
Hiroshi Lockheimer, Google’s senior vice president responsible for platforms and ecosystem, highlighted the importance of the partnership, noting that the launch of Rich Communication Services (RCS) Messaging Standard and Wear OS, both of which have been close collaborations with Samsung. Going forward, Hiroshi explained how Google will also invest in groundbreaking XR technologies that will change the way we interact.
“An exciting space that Google has invested in for a long time across both experiences and technology is AR and VR,” said Hiroshi. “These technologies are an integral part of the new era of computing as they can change the way we interact with people and information to get things done in the real world.”
With a vision to enable a new generation of computing, Samsung, Google and Qualcomm will collaborate to develop advanced hardware and software to make this immersive technology a reality.
Relive the action: The Unpacked 2023 full video reboot
This is a detour! If you can’t fully tune in to the event, take a look at the video below for a full replay of February Unpacked 2023. Stay tuned with Newsroom’s full coverage of the event to find out more.