Samsung is going to release the Galaxy S23 Ultra on the 1st of February, 2023 and there have been few changes to both the design and the hardware. The display is a 6.8-inches dynamic AMOLED screen which has a resolution of 1440 x 3088 pixels and a 120Hz refresh rate.

All versions of this phone are powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 as Samsung ditched their Exynos chips that used to power the versions sold in Europe and Africa. The phone has either 8GB or 12GB of RAM and up to 1TB of internal storage.

The main camera on the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ulta will be a 200MP one, while the other cameras are: 10MP telephoto, 10MP periscope telephoto, and 12MP ultrawide cameras. the 10x optical zoom and 100x digital zoom are still present.

The Battery capacity is still at 5000 mAh and it charges at 45W. It also charges wirelessly and reverse wirelessly.

Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra Full Specifications



Name Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra
Model S23U
Brand Samsung


Launch Announcement 1 February, 2023
Launch Date February, 2023


Network Type GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
Network 2G GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 – SIM 1 & SIM 2
Network 3G HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
Network 4G 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 13, 17, 18, 19, 20, 25, 26, 28, 32, 38, 39, 40, 41, 66
Network 5G 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 12, 20, 25, 28, 38, 40, 41, 66, 75, 77, 78 SA/NSA/Sub6
Network Speed HSPA, LTE-A, 5G
Network GPRS Yes
Network EDGE Yes


Display Type Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 2000 nits (peak)
Display Size 6.8 inches
Display Resolution 1440 x 3088 pixels
Display Multitouch Yes
Display Density 500 pixels per inch (ppi)


Body Dimensions 163.3 x 77.9 x 8.9 mm (6.43 x 3.07 x 0.35 in)
Body Weight 228 g/229 g (8.04 oz)
Body Color Black, White, Graphite, Purple

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Operating System Android v13, One UI 5.0
CPU Octa-core (1×3.2 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2×2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3×2.0 GHz Cortex-A510)
GPU Adreno 740
Chipset Qualcomm SM8550 Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)


Main Camera 200MP (main)
10MP (periscope telephoto)
10MP (telephoto)
12MP (ultra-wide)
Selfie Camera 40MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/2.82″, 0.7µm, PDAF
Camera Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 8K@24fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS


Memory Internal 256GB, 512GB, 1TB
Memory External  No
Ram 8GB, 12GB


Fm Radio No


Audio 32-bit/384kHz audio
Tuned by AKG
Loudspeaker Yes, stereo speakers
3.5mm Jack  No


Sensors Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
Messaging SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Email, IM
Browser HTML5
Java No


WiFi Yes with b/g/n
Bluetooth Bluetooth v5.3
USB USB Type-C, Mass storage device, USB charging
GPS Yes with A-GPS


Battery Type Li-Po
Battery Capacity 5000 mAh
Charging 45W (wired)
15W (wireless)
5W (reverse wireless)

Disclaimer: The price and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra shown here may be different from the actual product. Please check with the retailer before purchasing.

Price and Availability in Nigeria

The price of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra in Nigeria is NGN 836,000. Is it available in Nigeria? This device is currently not available but will be available by 1st of February, 2023.

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