Samsung introduced the Samsung W22 smartphone to the Chinese market in October 2021. Samsung‘s replacement, the W23 5G, will go on sale in China on October 21 at 7 PM local time, the company has now confirmed.
For those who don’t know, the Samsung W22 is a premium Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphone created especially for China. Similar to how the Samsung W23 5G is anticipated to be a unique Galaxy Z Flip 4 version. Samsung will reportedly introduce the W23 Flip (a customised Galaxy Z Flip 4) at the launch event, according to a leaked poster. China Telecom will be the vendor for both devices.
Both devices are anticipated to have gold hinges and a “Heart to the world” insignia on their backs. The Samsung W23 and W23 Flip will be sold to raise money for humanitarian causes, just like previous W-series phones did.
The Samsung W22 5G was made available last year for 16,999 Yuan ($2,372). For the W23, same pricing is predicted. Let’s look at the anticipated requirements.
The W23 and W23 Flip’s chipset is the Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1. While the W23 Flip will be a clamshell device with a 6.7-inch foldable screen, the W23 will be a foldable phone with a 7.6-inch folded display.
With a 50-megapixel primary camera, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens, and a 12-megapixel telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom, the W23 5G is anticipated to include a triple camera arrangement on the rear. There will be a 4-megapixel under-display camera and a 10-megapixel camera on the front.
The Samsung W23 Flip‘s cameras are anticipated to be a 12-megapixel primary camera and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide camera.