Samsung Unpacked 2023: Date, News, Announcements, Rumors, and More

The Galaxy S23 smartphone, a Galaxy Book, and the latest OS update, One UI 5.1 were all announced at the Feb. 1 event

Samsung Galaxy Book3 Series of laptops.


Samsung Unpacked is a marketing and launch event Samsung holds to introduce new products. There are typically multiple Unpacked events each year.

When Will the Next Samsung Unpacked Take Place?

The latest Samsung Unpacked happened on February 1 at 10 AM PT/1 PM ET. Stay tuned for details about the next event, which is expected to happen later this year. It hasn't been announced yet.

How to Watch Samsung Unpacked

Samsung streams the event on its website; you can watch it here.

Which Products Were Released?

The event featured the release of the Galaxy S23 smartphone, the Galaxy Book 3 Ultra, and the latest OS update, One UI 5.1.

When Can You Order the Galaxy S23 and Other Products?

You can the Galaxy Book3 Ultra, the S23 smartphones, and the Galaxy Book Pro Series right now from telecom providers or directly from Samsung.

What Previous Unpacked Events Announced

Curious about what Samsung's announced in the past year or so? We've got the details right here.

February 2023 Unpacked Event

The following products were released at the February 2023 Unpacked event.

The S23 smartphone series includes the S23, S23 Plus, and S23 Ultra and ships with Android 13/One UI 5.1. They feature new camera modes, high-res video recording, and larger batteries.

The S23 Ultra has a 200-megapixel camera and a built-in S Pen. The price starts at $1200 for 256 GB of storage.

The base model has a 6.1-inch screen, the Plus has a 6.6-inch screen, and the Ultra has a 6.8-inch screen. The entire S23 series has brighter screens for playing games outdoors. With One UI, every part of your lock screen can be customized.

The Galaxy Book3 Ultra is a high-end gaming laptop with a 16-inch AMOLED screen and 512 GB of storage. It weighs just under 4 pounds. The Book3 Pro comes in 14-and 16-inch versions with up to 1 TB of storage. The 16-inch Book3 Pro 360 comes with an S Pen and converts to a tablet.

The Latest Samsung News

While you can always read the latest technology news on Lifewire, here are some pieces of interest about Samsung in particular.

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