Samsung on Wednesday despatched out invites for an Unpacked occasion, the place it is going to unveil new smartphones.
As ZDNet understands, the occasion, named Galaxy Superior Unpacked, will seemingly unveil an replace to its Galaxy A smartphone lineup.
The digital occasion will kick off at 10:00am EST, March 17 and be live-streamed on Samsung Newsroom’s website and Samsung’s official Youtube channel.
Samsung is predicted to unveil a minimal of two new fashions — the A52 and A72 — which shall be provided at cheaper price factors than its flagship Galaxy S21 collection whereas possessing some flagship-level options like 5G assist.
The corporate’s unveiling of the brand new telephones comes solely a month and a half after gross sales started for the Galaxy S21, which Samsung mentioned final month has been promoting at a price 30% increased than the Galaxy S20 in South Korea. On the identical time, Samsung is ready to start gross sales of its Galaxy A42 5G machine later this week in South Korea.
In the meantime, on Wednesday, the corporate launched its new price range mannequin solid-state drive (SDD), the 980NVMe.
The DRAM-less SSD comes with what Samsung has referred to as host reminiscence buffer know-how, which it mentioned hyperlinks the drive on to the host processor’s DRAM to minimise efficiency drawbacks. It additionally packs a nickel-coated controller and warmth spreading function to keep away from overheating.
The drive affords sequential learn and write speeds of as much as 3,500Mbps and three,000Mbps, respectively. It has most random learn and write charges of 500,000 IOPS and 480,000 IOPS, respectively. The retail worth for the 250GB mannequin will begin at $50.