Samsung simply completed its first Unpacked occasion of 2021. The headline bulletins had been the three new telephones in its S21 lineup, however the firm additionally introduced new true wi-fi headphones, an merchandise tracker, and some different issues.
We’ve rounded up the entire greatest bulletins from the occasion proper right here.
Samsung introduced the $799 Galaxy S21 and $999 S21 Plus, which can be found for preorder right this moment forward of availability on January twenty ninth. They’re largely the identical telephones, besides for his or her bodily dimension. And their digital camera module takes up a whole nook of the telephones, giving them a complete new look.
Samsung introduced the $1,199 Galaxy S21 Extremely, its latest top-of-the-line flagship smartphone. It has a much bigger display screen and extra cameras than the S21 and S21 Plus, and, in a primary for Samsung’s S line of smartphones, assist for the S Pen stylus. It’s additionally accessible for preorder right this moment and can launch on January twenty ninth. Samsung can also be engaged on an S Pen Professional with Bluetooth, which is coming later this yr.
Samsung is following Apple in not together with a charging brick within the field with its latest telephones. The telephones will include a USB-C to USB-C cable, however you’ll have to personal a appropriate charging brick or purchase a brand new one if you wish to plug your brand-new cellphone right into a wall. The S21 lineup additionally received’t embrace headphones within the field.
Samsung’s new Galaxy Buds Professional true wi-fi earbuds have improved energetic noise cancellation, a refined ambient sound mode, an IPX7 score for water resistance, and extra. They value $199, can be found for preorder right this moment, and also you’ll be capable to purchase them in shops on Friday.
Samsung introduced a Tile tracker competitor referred to as the SmartTag. It’s a small Bluetooth Low Power dongle which you could connect to issues, and you’ll pair it with Samsung’s SmartThings app. The SmartTag solely works with Galaxy gadgets, although. The SmartTag might be accessible on January twenty ninth and it’ll value $29.99. Samsung additionally introduced the Galaxy SmartTag Plus, which makes use of extremely wideband for extra exact monitoring. The SmartTag Plus is launching later this yr, and also you’ll be capable to purchase one for $39.99.