The Samsung Galaxy S21 is sort of official, and the firm is internet hosting its personal event later at the moment to unveil its rumored handsets alongside a wide range of different devices.
Leaks and rumors closely recommend the Samsung Galaxy S21 is paired with a Galaxy S21 Plus and a Galaxy S21 Ultra handset. Other sources have additionally recommended we’ll be listening to about the Samsung Galaxy SmartTags and Galaxy Buds Pro headphones.
The keynote begins at 10am EST / 7am PST / 3pm GMT (or Friday, January 15 at 3am AEDT). This yr it’s a digital event, due to the Covid-19 pandemic, however you’ll be able to tune in live and we have put collectively this live weblog to present you all the newest data as it happens.
Samsung Galaxy S21 launch live weblog
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05:45 – What is the most enjoyable factor of the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra digital camera? Mark Wilson, Camera’s Editor for TechRadar, says “I’m particularly excited about the rumors of dual telephoto cameras for the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra. We’ve seen similar setups on the Huawei Mate 40 Pro and Xiaomi Mi 10 Ultra, but neither of those phones have been widely available – and Samsung’s bound to sprinkle some extra software stardust on that camera hardware.
“Last yr, the S20 Ultra launch was all about decision, however for me optical zoom (somewhat than ‘Space Zoom’) is the most enjoyable factor in smartphone images proper now. So the S21 Ultra could possibly be a big second for digital camera telephones.”
04:55 – We’re going to take a fast take a look at the Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra and the rumors we have seen thus far. As Samsung did in 2020, we’re anticipating the Galaxy S21 Ultra to be the firm’s top-end handset.
The rumors thus far recommend you will even have the ability to use an S Pen stylus on the phone’s show, which till now has been an unique characteristic to the Galaxy Note sequence of smartphones.
The Galaxy S20 Ultra was a stable smartphone, however it was remarkably costly. The rumors recommend the Galaxy S21 Ultra shall be a contact cheaper, however it nonetheless appears to be like costly with that worth leak we noticed at the moment suggesting it’ll be £1,200 in the UK. It’s not lengthy till we all know for sure although as we hope to listen to about costs alongside specs and options at Samsung’s big event.
03:50 – So what else can we count on at the moment alongside the new smartphones? Samsung is more likely to reveal its new Galaxy Buds Pro headphones which have leaked a number of instances from a wide range of completely different sources.
We’ve additionally seen a number of rumors about Samsung making its personal rival to Tile trackers which you could connect to your automotive keys and different belongings so you’ll be able to observe them down when you’ll be able to’t discover them.
They’re rumored to be referred to as Samsung Galaxy SmartTags, and for those who press on that hyperlink you will discover every thing we find out about them thus far forward of the launch.
02:55 – Leaks of the Samsung Galaxy S21 do not cease simply because it’s launch day. Even Samsung has leaked the merchandise itself at the moment with the firm posting a press launch on one among its web sites.
You can examine the three last big Samsung Galaxy S21 leaks right here.
02:12 – Want to observe Samsung’s big launch as it happens? You can achieve this, and the excellent news is that it’s simple to tune into the event this yr. It’s being hosted on YouTube beneath:
01:44 – Launch day is sort of at all times the most enjoyable day for leaks. One of the few issues we hadn’t heard for the Samsung Galaxy S21 sequence – the UK worth – has now leaked forward of the big launch.
What do you concentrate on the pricing beneath? If this leak is right, meaning the Galaxy S21 shall be less expensive than the Galaxy S20. It’s an analogous scenario via the total sequence of gadgets, truly.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Price List for the UK 🇬🇧 (Don’t Convert)Galaxy S21:128GB- £769256GB- £819Galaxy S21+ /Plus:128GB- £949256GB- £999Galaxy S21 Ultra:128GB- £1,149256GB- £1,199Galaxy Buds Pro: £219Galaxy SmartTag: £29Do you guys like these costs? #SamsungUnpacked pic.twitter.com/3ZHOLmep93January 14, 2021
01:30 – The Samsung Galaxy S21 is not the solely phone Samsung can have unveiled this week; it additionally has a model new low cost phone referred to as the Samsung A32 5G. It arrived on Wednesday, January 13, simply earlier than the big launch event day.
Will it be for you? The specs aren’t as spectacular as what we’re anticipating for the S21 sequence, however it’s additionally more likely to be less expensive. It encompasses a MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset, begins with 4GB of RAM, and there is a 6.5-inch 720p show.
01:02 – It’s Samsung Galaxy S21 reveal day, and welcome to the begin of our protection for the big event. Leaks recommend we have loads to see from Samsung, which solely simply unveiled an entire bunch of recent know-how and devices at CES 2021.
Now it’s the cellular division of the firm’s flip with the Galaxy S21 sequence set to be unveiled at 10am EST / 7am PST / 3pm GMT (that is 3am AEDT on Friday for these in Australia).
Stay with us right here all through the day whereas we run you thru all the final minute rumors as they arrive in, and when the event formally begins we’ll be speaking you thru every thing right here.