If you are looking for a smartphone that can handle the most demanding games and graphics, wait for the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra.
Weight: 234g | Thickness: 8.9mm | Screen: 6.8” 1440 x 3088 pixels,, AMOLED, 120Hz | Processor: Octa-core Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 | RAM: 12GB | Storage: up to 1TB | Cellular: 5G, Dual SIM, eSIM | Rear camera: 200MP Quad Camera | Front camera: 12MP | Battery: 5000mAh, 45W Wired charging
- Excellent performance
- Great cameras
- Superb battery life
- Doesn't charge as fast as other Android phones
- Not too big of an upgrade over the S22 Ultra
Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra Geekbench Scores
The Galaxy S24 Ultra was spotted on Geekbench 6 with the codename Pineapple and the model number SM-S928U.
The phone scored an impressive 17,031 points in the Vulkan compute engine test, which measures the graphics processing power of a device. In comparison, the Galaxy S23 Ultra scored only 9,379 points on the same benchmark.
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All About the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra is expected to use the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, Qualcomm’s next-generation flagship chipset. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 is rumoured to have a 40% faster GPU than the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, which powers the Galaxy S23 Ultra. The Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 is also expected to have a faster CPU, better AI performance, and improved power efficiency.
Other Features to Watch Out For
The Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra is not only about raw power, though. It’s lined to have top-of-the-line specs from a titanium frame like the iPhone 15 Pro models to a 144Hz refresh rate.
It’s also reported to come with a 50MP telephoto lens for more detailed shots of faraway subjects. On top of that, expect it to have larger camera sensors for some of the best night photography on a smartphone.
Satellite connectivity for emergencies will also be supported so you can contact help wherever you are.
Here’s a rundown of the rumoured specs of the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra:
|Display||6.8-inch QHD+ LTPO AMOLED, 144Hz refresh rate, 2,200 nits peak brightness|
|Processor||Snapdragon 8 Gen 3|
|RAM||16GB or 18GB|
|Storage||256GB or 512GB|
|Rear Camera||200MP main (HP25X sensor, 4-in-1 and 16-in-1 pixel binning, improved autofocus), 50MP telephoto (5x optical zoom), 12MP ultra-wide, 10MP periscope (10x optical zoom)|
|Battery||5,000mAh, 45W wired charging|
|Other Features||Satellite connectivity, under-display fingerprint scanner, stereo speakers, IP68 water and dust resistance|
Launch Date and Price Speculations
The Galaxy S24 Ultra is likely to launch in January 2024, along with the rest of the Galaxy S24 lineup. The phone could cost around $ 1,199, the same price as the Galaxy S23 Ultra.
However, some sources suggest that the price could go up to $1,399 due to the increased production costs and demand.
The Galaxy S24 Ultra is expected to be the smartphone of choice for gamers and graphics enthusiasts in 2024.
Let us know below if you’re excited about the Galaxy S24 Ultra.
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