Samsung has a growing collection of Galaxy phones to choose from. If you have a big budget and want a giant screen equipped with Samsung’s best camera, the Galaxy S series is your best choice. But if budget is a problem then they also offer other phones like Galaxy A and M series. Samsung is one of the top 5 smartphone brands in the Philippines and even topped the rankings back in 2021. One of their prominent releases is the S-Series which is their flagship offering.
Today we made a list of Samsung smartphones that were released in the year 2022 up until early 2023.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra – ₱81,990.00 – ₱103,990.00
The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra is currently the most expensive one on this list since it is their top-of-the-line series. All of the Galaxy S23 models are equipped with the latest top-of-the-line chipset which is the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. When you are buying smartphones at this price tag you are guaranteed to get the best of the best in terms of cameras, display, and even performance. Its design is identical to its predecessor and it is a good upgrade if you have the previous S22 models.
The Specs of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra is a Dynamic AMOLED 2X display paired with a 120Hz refresh rate. It has support for HDR10+ and a peak brightness of 1750nits. It also has a 500ppi density and is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2. It runs on the latest 4nm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2, Android 13 slapped with One UI 5.1, 12GB of RAM, and up to 1TB of storage. It boasts a quad camera setup with a 200MP main shooter, 10MP on both periscope telephoto and telephoto, and lastly a 12MP ultrawide. It also comes with an S-pen but it only applies to the Ultra model.
Samsung Galaxy S23 + – ₱68,990.00 – ₱76,990.00
The Samsung Galaxy S23+ is not a particularly intriguing smartphone. It has a little faster performance, a marginally longer battery life, and a slightly more polished appearance compared to the previous year. With the most recent Snapdragon CPU, a brilliant OLED screen, and Samsung’s unbeatable update promise, the Galaxy S23 Plus hits all the high notes. It’s almost ideal if you want a large, straightforward Android phone.
The Galaxy S23 Plus comes with an OLED display, a 50MP triple camera setup, and with the same 8 Gen 2 chipset. It does offer different storage sizes, however, it only has one option when it comes to RAM which is 8GB. Aside from those mentioned, all of its other specs are pretty much similar to the ultra variant.
Samsung Galaxy S23 – ₱53,990.00 – ₱57,990.00
Picture Clipper is one of the best features that came with the Galaxy S23. As its name suggests, Image Clipper is a function that enables you to extract items from images. It also comes with the latest Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chip and is the cheapest among the 3 S23 models. In terms of specs differences, the display is pretty much similar but with a lower resolution. It has Gorilla Glass Victus on both from and back along with an aluminum frame.
A triple camera setup with a 50MP main, 10MP telephoto, and a 12MP ultrawide and It can shoot videos up to 8K@24/30FPS. It is equipped with a 3900mAh battery paired with 25W wired, 15W wireless, and 4.5W reverse wireless charging. Just like the S23 Plus it doesn’t have options when it comes to RAM and as for storage, it can go up to 512GB.
Samsung Galaxy A54 5G – ₱24,990.00
Back on March 15, Samsung launched their latest addition to the Galaxy A series which is the Samsung Galaxy A54 5G. It is a successor of last year’s A33 and has a closely similar design to the S23 series. However, this one boasts a glossy finish. It is a small upgrade from last year’s device especially with its chipset and display quality.
As for specs, the Galaxy A54 5G boasts a 6.4″ FHD+ Super AMOLED display which is paired with a 120Hz refresh rate. It is protected by a Corning Gorilla Glass 5, and it is running on a Samsung Exynos 1380 chipset. It offers 8GB of RAM with up to 256B storage. You also have the option to expand your storage up to 1TB. As for cameras, it is equipped with a triple camera setup with a 50MP OIS main shooter, 12MP ultrawide, and a 5MP macro.
Samsung Galaxy A34 5G – ₱19,990.00
The Samsung A34 5G is a fine option for consumers that are on a budget. It may not be that cheap but considering that it is Samsung you will get to experience the ecosystem of having a Samsung device. This was launched back in 2022 and is one of their affordable mid-range devices.
It sports the same design as the A33 but without the camera module. It is equipped with single-line cameras that are similar to their S23 devices. Its cameras are a 48MP main shooter with OIS, 8MP ultrawide, and a 5MP macro. It boasts a 6.6″ FHD+ Super AMOLED display which is paired with a 120Hz refresh rate. It has 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage, and it runs on Android 13 slapped with One UI 5.1.
Samsung Galaxy A14 5G – ₱12,990.00
The Galaxy A14 5G is another one of Samsungs affordable smartphones. And surprisingly it offers 5G support considering its price tag. Aside from that its specs are more than capable of day-to-day usage. It has a long-lasting battery life, a decent-looking display, and a good camera. What makes this device stand out is its price, especially if you are looking for a Samsung device with 5G support.
Its specs are MediaTek Dimensity 700 chipset with 6GB of RAM and 128 GB of storage. It runs on Android 13 with One UI Core 5. IKt has a triple camera setup with a 50MP main shooter and 2MP on both macro and depth sensors.