Launching in the second half of the year
As expected, the big star of Samsung's Mobile World Congress 2024 show was the Galaxy Ring. Samsung also released a couple of details including the size and color options, battery life, and the launch date is now confirmed for the second half of the year.
Up to 43% faster compared to 970 EVO Plus
Samsung has now officially announced the new 990 EVO PCIe 5.0 M2 SSD series, supporting both PCIe 4.0 x4 and PCIe 5.0 x2 interfaces, standard M.2 2280 form-factor, and coming in 1TB and 2TB capacities. According to Samsung, the new 990 EVO SSD series is up to 43 percent faster compared to the 970 EVO Plus.
New 1nm chip factory to beat Intel and Samsung
TSMC has just made the chip race a bit more exciting as the company has become the world's first foundry to prepare for 1nm production.
Gets a 10-core CPU and Xclipse 940 GPU
Samsung has now officially and fully detailed its new Exynos 2400 SoC which will be powering the Galaxy S24 and the Galaxy S24+ in certain regions, including Europe. The 4nm LPP+ Exynos 2400 SoC will have a 10-core CPU part with Cortex-X4 Prime core and Xclipse 940 GPU based on AMD RDNA 3 architecture.
AI features take the lead, but there are plenty of other upgrades
At its Galaxy Unpacked event, Samsung unveiled its new Galaxy S24 series smartphone lineup, including the Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24+, and the flagship Galaxy S24 Ultra. As expected, a big part of the announcement was focused on AI, or in Samsung's case, Galaxy AI, a set of AI-powered features that will be coming to the new Galaxy S24 lineup.
Samsung Galaxy S24 lineup incoming
Although we knew it was coming, Samsung has now officially set the date for its next Unpacked event which will take place on January 17th, 10 AM PT (7 PM CET). According to Samsung, the Galaxy Unpacked 2024 event will "open a new era of mobile AI", suggesting that a big part of it will be about artificial intelligence.
Gets Intel Core Ultra processors
Following Intel's recent launch of Core Ultra Meteor Lake processors, Samsung has announced its new Galaxy Book4 notebook series, featuring three different versions, Galaxy Book4 Ultra, Galaxy Book4 Pro, and the Galaxy Book4 360.
Samsung sets 2025 for 2nm and 2027 for 1.4nm
The big foundries are starting to gear up for 2nm processing.
South Korea gets it as well
Samsung Galaxy S23 FE has officially launched in two big markets, Europe and South Korea. After initially launching in certain Asian markets and the US, it will now be available in Europe, starting at €699, and in South Korea, starting at KRW847,000.
Most likely getting the Exynos 2200 SoC
The Samsung Galaxy S23 FE launched back in October and its currently selling in both the U.S. and coming to some Asian markets, and now, it has been confirmed it will be launching in Europe on December 8th.