Samsung Galaxy S11/ S20 launch officially confirmed for February 11th

“The next-gen Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone too could also be unveiled at the event”

Samsung has finally confirmed the launch date of its flagship Galaxy S11/ S20 series, which is in line with the leak last week. The chaebol has shared a teaser, which reveals that the 2020 Galaxy Unpacked event will indeed take place on February 11th. The teaser doesn’t reveal much about the event; however, it seems Samsung is gearing up to launch more than one device at the event. Going by the previous leaks and rumours, we’ll most likely see the unveiling of the all-new Galaxy S11/ S20 series, along with the next-gen foldable smartphone allegedly dubbed as Galaxy Fold 2, and Galaxy Buds+

Samsung Galaxy S11/ S20 series specifications

Like the Galaxy S10 series, the Samsung Galaxy S11/ S20 series is also expected to come in as many as three models: Galaxy S11e/ S20e, Galaxy S11/ S20, and Galaxy S11+/ S20+. All three models are tipped to feature a curved Dynamic AMOLED screen with a centered punch-hole display, ultrasonic in-display fingerprint scanner, and HDR 10+ support. At least one Galaxy S11 series offering, if not all, will reportedly sport 120Hz refresh rate display and QHD+ resolution. The handsets will most likely be powered by 5G Exynos 990 SoC, aided by up to 12GB of RAM and 512GB onboard storage.

Samsung Galaxy S11/ S20 series smartphone render

In optics, the Galaxy S11 series is expected to feature more advanced camera setup with a new 108MP sensor, 8K video recording, 5x optical zoom, and more. Other highlights are likely to be the latest Android 10-based One UI 2.0, a whopping 5,000mAh battery with impressive charging support, DeX support, and more.

Samsung Galaxy Fold 2

The alleged Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 smartphone

As for the Samsung Galaxy Fold successor, it’s tipped to feature a clamshell design with a centered punch-hole display. The rumours also suggest that there will be a secondary cover display, dual rear cameras, and Android 10-based One UI 2.0 running out of the box. The Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 is expected to drive up the sale of a foldable smartphone with a more affordable price tag compared to the original Fold. The handset is said to be priced around $845 (around Rs 60,500).

Key Specs

Samsung Galaxy S11
Samsung Exynos 9 Octa 990 | 8 GBProcessor
6.7 inches Display
108 MP + 13 MP + 8 MPRear camera
10 MPSelfie camera
4500 mAh Battery
Samsung Galaxy S11 Price, Launch Date
Expected Price: Rs. 73,990
Release Date: 21-Aug-2020 (Expected)
Variant: 8 GB RAM / 256 GB internal storage
Phone Status: Rumoured
Samsung Galaxy S11 Video