It simply wouldn’t be August without yet one more slew of the latest Samsung units. The corporate’s annual Unpacked occasion is returning on August 10, and we ought to see the reveal of some thrilling new smartphones, earbuds, and watches. And should you’re particularly desperate to see what Samsung has in retailer subsequent month, you’ll be able to put in a commitment-free reservation now — and rating some Samsung credit score when you’re at it.
From now by way of August 10, you’ll be able to make the most of the next provides. Observe that this isn’t a pre-order, you’ll merely be offering your identify and electronic mail deal with, after which be given first dibs to truly buy the brand new merchandise as soon as they grow to be accessible subsequent month. You’ll, nonetheless, have to truly put a pre-order in to redeem your credit score. You may reserve on each Samsung’s website in addition to by way of the Store Samsung app.
- $200 credit score in the direction of Galaxy cellphone, watch and buds bundle
- $150 credit score in the direction of Galaxy cellphone and watch bundle
- $130 credit score in the direction of Galaxy cellphone and buds bundle
- $80 credit score in the direction of Galaxy watch and buds bundle
- $100 credit score to make use of on Samsung.com in the direction of eligible merchandise once you reserve a Galaxy cellphone
- $50 credit score to make use of on Samsung.com in the direction of eligible merchandise once you reserve a Galaxy watch
- $30 credit score to make use of on Samsung.com in the direction of eligible merchandise once you reserve Galaxy buds
So, what might these new merchandises be? Samsung simply launched the wonderful Galaxy S22 collection earlier this yr — and formally discontinued the Galaxy Observe line within the course of — so our greatest guess is a brand new foldable cellphone. In truth, the Galaxy Unpacked occasion invites all however confirms it.
The corporate launched the Galaxy Z Fold 3 (a cellphone that may fold out right into a pill) and Galaxy Z Flip 3 (a compact flip cellphone), each of which made foldable telephones extra affordable funding due to their sensible designs and comparatively attainable costs. These telephones have loads of room for enhancement — the software program expertise may very well be higher on each, and the Z Fold 3 particularly remains to be on the costly facet — so we’d be desperate to see a much more refined Z Flip 4, Z Fold 4 or one thing new completely.
Samsung already has an overwhelming amount of Galaxy Buds in its audio lineup, however, a few of its older fashions are due for a refresh. The infamously bean-shaped Galaxy Buds Live are nearly two years outdated now, and it’s attainable that Samsung may very well be cooking up a brand new, presumably wilder-looking set of buds to spherical out the extra inexpensive finish of issues. The Galaxy Buds Pro (considered one of our best wireless earbuds picks) is additionally getting a bit lengthy within the tooth, and we might see Samsung unveil a brand new premium mannequin to tackle the latest rivals just like the Sony LinkBuds S and Beats Fit Pro.
The Galaxy Watch 4 earned our greatest Android smartwatch spot final yr, providing a much-improved Put on OS expertise and a few nice health monitoring capabilities. We did discover some elements of the Watch 4’s software program to be a bit missing, so right here’s hoping some kinks get ironed out by the point a Galaxy Watch 5 arrives.
We’ll know what’s coming for certain when Galaxy Unpacked kicks off on August 10 at 9 am ET on Samsung’s website. As at all times, we’ll be overlaying all the massive product bulletins from the present as they occur, and can be placing all of Samsung’s new merchandise by way of their paces as quickly as we get our arms on them.