Released on January 24, 2024, the Samsung Galaxy S24 Ultra has taken the smartphone market by storm with its state-of-the-art features and powerful specifications.
Design and Display
Boasting a sleek design, the Galaxy S24 Ultra’s titanium frame not only adds durability but also exudes a luxurious feel. The flat display, now less curved, offers slimmer bezels, providing a more expansive 6.8-inch Dynamic LTPO AMOLED 2X screen with a 120Hz refresh rate and HDR10+ support. With a resolution of 1440 x 3120 pixels and Corning Gorilla Glass Armor, this device promises an immersive visual experience.
The camera setup is nothing short of extraordinary. The main quad-camera system includes a groundbreaking 200 MP wide lens, a 50 MP periscope telephoto lens with 5x optical zoom, a 10 MP telephoto lens with 3x optical zoom, and a 12 MP ultrawide lens. Video capabilities are equally impressive, supporting 8K at 24/30fps, 4K at various frame rates, and HDR10+.
At its core, the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 for Galaxy chipset, an overclocked version of the standard Snapdragon 8 Gen 3, delivers unparalleled performance. With 12GB of RAM across all storage configurations (256GB, 512GB, or 1TB), the Galaxy S24 Ultra ensures seamless multitasking and efficient operation. The Adreno 750 GPU at 1 GHz enhances gaming experiences and supports advanced graphics.
Battery and Charging
Fueling this powerhouse is a 5000mAh non-removable battery, supported by 45W wired charging, promising a 65% charge in just 30 minutes. Wireless charging at 15W and 4.5W reverse wireless charging add to the versatility.
Software and AI Features
Running on Android 14 with One UI 6.1, the Galaxy S24 Ultra introduces ‘Galaxy AI,’ a suite of AI-powered features. From live translation during voice calls to generative photo editing, the AI capabilities redefine user interactions. Real-time text and in-call translation, Chat Assist, and Circle to Search showcase the device’s communication and search-focused AI prowess.
Storage options include 256GB, 512GB, and a whopping 1TB, all utilizing UFS 4.0 technology for faster data access.
Pricing and Availability
The Galaxy S24 Ultra, available in Titanium Black, Titanium Gray, Titanium Violet, Titanium Yellow, Titanium Blue, Titanium Green, and Titanium Orange, is priced at $1,299 for the standard 256GB version. Pre-orders commenced on January 17, with the official retail launch on January 31, 2024.