The launch is set to take place the exact same week as the digital-only CES 2021– the most significant tech program of the year, where major companies frequently flaunt their brand-new items.
SINGAPORE– Samsung said Monday its next smartphone announcement will be held on Jan. 14, where it is expected to introduce the most recent variations of its Galaxy flagship phones.
Samsung, South Koreas electronics giant, usually introduces its Galaxy flagship devices in February, close to or during the Mobile World Congress trade convention.
An advertisement for Samsung Electronic devices Co. Galaxy smart devices is displayed atop a structure in the companys mobile company factory in Gumi, South Korea, on Sunday, April 5, 2020.
Samsung Electronics shares in South Korea increased almost 3% on Monday.
Samsung did not expose much in its invitation to the Jan. 14 event. However, media reports of previous leaks recommend there could be 3 phones revealed: Galaxy S21, S21+ and S21 Ultra, which are most likely to succeed the companys S20 gadgets.
Samsungs president and head of mobile interactions service, TM Roh, stated in a blog post in December that Samsung will broaden its portfolio of collapsible smart devices, making those gadgets “more accessible to everybody” in 2021. Those gadgets are on the pricier end of Samsungs household of smart device items, with the Galaxy Z Flip costing nearly $1,400.
Invites sent out by the worlds largest smart device maker said the event will be broadcast on Samsungs site at 10 a.m. ET (11 p.m. SIN/HK time) next Thursday.
Roh likewise teased “pro-grade cam and video abilities” in Samsungs brand-new smartphones and hinted that some of the features offered in the Galaxy Note gadgets may be added to other handsets.
In 2015, the South Korean company stated its third-quarter incomes were partly increased by sales of smartphones, including the Galaxy Note 20. However Samsung predicted there would be intense competition in the smart device and customer electronic devices space in the final quarter of the year, which analysts stated was most likely due to Apples iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro.