As normal, a gradual stream of pre-event leaks means we’re working low of issues to be shocked about. Samsung has already opened preorder reservations for its Galaxy smartphones, and a well-informed worker on the Samsung flagship retailer in Bengaluru, India confirmed the launching timing to Android Authority in early December. And whereas Samsung hasn’t explicitly mentioned which gadgets it plans to announce, it is all however sure we’ll be getting our first official appears to be like on the new Galaxy S21, S21 Plus and S21 Extremely, probably alongside a brand new set of wi-fi Galaxy Buds. (You’ll be able to learn the whole lot we all know concerning the S21 sequence to date proper right here.)
Holding a launch occasion this 12 months in a given 12 months is definitely uncommon for Samsung, however the firm’s strikes later within the 12 months could show to be much more shocking. For one, some persistent rumors recommend that, reasonably than proceed to give attention to the expansion of its standard Galaxy Observe gadgets in 2021, Samsung will pivot to pushing “extra accessible” foldable smartphones, together with its first lower-cost fashions. These studies dovetail properly with Samsung’s plan to make extra of its gadgets appropriate with the Galaxy Observe’s trademark S Pen stylus, together with this 12 months’s premium Galaxy S21 Extremely and probably even Samsung’s subsequent Galaxy Z Fold. Samsung smartphone chief TM Roh has mentioned these ambitions brazenly already, however anticipate extra perception into Samsung’s priorities for 2021 as soon as Unpacked kicks off correctly.