Samsung Galaxy S23 flagship will debut with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2
Corning has officially announced that Samsung Electronics will use Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2. Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 is a new type of mobile phone screen. Gorilla Glass is tougher and more durable than Victus. Samsung will use this new Victus 2 glass in the new flagship Samsung Galaxy S23 series. Of course, it has become common for Samsung to release new screens.
Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 was released last November. It uses a new glass composition that improves drop resistance while maintaining the same scratch resistance as the Victus. According to reports, a 200-gram test vehicle equipped with Vicuts 2 glass can withstand a 1-meter free fall onto a concrete road. Somewhat soft asphalt can withstand a free fall from a height of 2 meters on the road.
“Consumers today expect unbreakable cell phone screens. In fairness, Gorilla Glass has been serving the needs of mobile phone users for more than a decade and setting the standard for rugged case materials,” said David Velasquez, vice president and general manager of Corning Gorilla Glass. He added: “We are proud to continue our long-standing partnership with Samsung and bring our latest innovations to Samsung’s latest Galaxy smartphones. »
“We are committed to integrating sustainability into our product lifecycles, working with like-minded partners like Corning to improve performance while reducing our environmental impact,” said Stephanie Choi, Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, Mobile Experience Business, Samsung. Electronic. Our next-generation flagship Galaxy mobile phones are the first to feature Corning’s Gorilla Glass Victus 2. This also provides better stability and increased durability.
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Speculations about the Samsung Galaxy S23
Over the past few months, several reports have surfaced about Samsung’s new flagship Galaxy S23 series. The company is working on this flagship series which will be officially launched in a few days. According to the latest information, the Samsung Galaxy S23 series will bring some subtle changes in terms of design. These devices will use a smaller front camera hole, but the central bezel will be larger. This indicates that the screen ratio will increase compared to the previous generation.
As for the specific figures, the standard version of the Samsung Galaxy S23 will have the same thickness on three sides. The thickness of the left, right and top parts will be 3.0 mm. However, the chin will be 0.2mm thicker and the final figure will be 3.2mm. The diameter of the holes is 3.0 mm. Due to the increased thickness of the middle bezel, the Phantom Black version of this device may have an obviously thicker bezel. The frame size should be close to Galaxy A53/A54. Hence, the overall feel of the device will also be similar. Apart from these, the Galaxy S23 series may not bring significant changes. However, the design of the rear camera module will be quite different from the previous generation.
Galaxy S23 Features
The standard Galaxy S23 smartphone is equipped with a 6.1-inch Super AMOLED screen. It supports a refresh rate of 120Hz and a peak brightness of up to 1750 nits. It uses a 3900mAh battery, which comes with 25W fast charging. With regular use, this device can last a full day with regular use. The Samsung Galaxy S23 series is also equipped with an overclocked version of the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 with a 3.36 GHz processor, which is better than the regular version. This device will also have satellite communication functionality, which is already available in the iPhone 14 and Huawei Mate 50 series. This series will be officially released on February 1.