Samsung Galaxy S22, Compact Premium Flagship: Specs & Price

Samsung Galaxy S22 is one of the few compact premium flagship smartphones in the market. While it has a 6.1-inch screen, which makes it handy, on the inside, it is a full premium flagship product with a top-of-the-line processor and features.

Samsung Galaxy S22 specs in brief
  • OS: Android 12
  • Release Date: February 2022
  • Network Type: 2G/3G/4G/5G
  • Display: 6.1-inch, 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution
  • Processor: Exynos 2200/Snapdragon 8 Gen 1
  • Selfie Camera: 10 MP
  • Rear camera: 50 MP Triple
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • ROM: up to 256 GB
  • Battery: 3700 mAh
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Samsung Galaxy S22 specifications & features

Samsung Galaxy S22 specs & features

Mobile Wireless Network and Software

  • 2G mobile network bands: GSM, GPRS, EDGE 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 MHz.
  • 3G mobile network bands: UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 MHz
  • 4G mobile network bands: LTE.
  • 5G mobile network bands: NSA/SA
  • SIM Type: Nano-SIM, Dual SIM
  • Software / OS: OneUI 4, based on Android 12

Design, Form Factor, Appearance

  • Dimensions: 146.0×70.6×7.6 mm
  • Weight: 167g
  • Display: 6.1 inches (15.49 centimetres), 1080 x 2340 pixels, 120 Hz refresh rate, 19.5:9 aspect ratio, Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen, Gorilla Glass Victus protection.
  • Colours: Phantom white.
  • Physical Build: IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)

Internal Hardware Specifications

  • Processor Type: 64-bit, 2.3 GHz Octa-core
  • Processor Name: Exynos 2200 (4nm) – Europe, Middle East, Africa. Qualcomm SM8450 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 (4 nm) – USA/China
  • Graphics Processor: Xclipse 920 – International. Adreno 730 – USA/China
  • RAM: 8 GB
  • Internal Storage: 128 GB / 256 GB
  • Expandable Storage: No.

Camera Specs: Photography, Video Recording

  • Main Camera: 50 MP main sensor + 12MP ultrawide angle lens + 10MP telephoto lens, autofocus, dual LED flash, 8k video, 4k video, 1080p@30fps video recording
  • Front Camera: 10MP, f/2.2, 1/3.24″, 1.22 µm, 25mm, fixed focus, Face Recognition, 1080p@30fps video capture

Audio, Video Playback

  • Music Support: PCM, AAC / AAC + / eAAC + / MP3 / AMR – NB / WB / APE
  • Audio:
  • Loudspeaker: Mono speaker
  • Video Support: H.264/MP4/MPEG4 player
  • FM Radio:

Phone Sensors

  • Digital Compass: Yes.
  • Accelerometer: Yes.
  • Proximity Sensor: Yes.
  • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes.
  • Barometer: No.
  • Pedometer: No.
  • Heart Rate Monitor: No.
  • Gyroscope (G-Sensor): Yes.
  • Fingerprint Scanner: Yes; in-display.
  • Face Unlock: Yes.
  • Iris Scanner: No.
  • Motion Sensing / Gesture Control: No.
  • Voice Control: No.
  • Intelligent Digital Assistant: Yes; Google Assistant.
  • Infra-red Sensor: No.

Connectivity Options

  • Bluetooth Version: 5.2
  • Bluetooth Profiles: A2DP
  • WiFi: Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, hotspot
  • GPS: Yes, A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, Galileo
  • USB: microUSB v2.0. Type-C. USB-OTG.
  • NFC: Yes.

Miscellaneous Specs and Features

  • Battery Type and Capacity: Non-Removable Lithium-Polymer 3700 mAh
  • Battery Charging: 25W fast charging
  • Wireless Charging: No.
  • Reverse Charging: No.
  • Model Version/Number:

Launch/Release Dates and Information

  • Announcement: February 9, 2022
  • Release Date: February 25, 2022

Samsung S22 Cost: Pricing by Country

  • United States of America (USA): $799.99 (128GB unlocked). $849.99 (256GB).
  • United Kingdom (UK): £769 (128Gb). £819 (256GB)
  • European Union (EU): €849 (8/128GB). €899 (8/256GB)
  • Nigeria: ₦469,000 (8/128 GB). ₦499,000 (8/256 GB)
  • Egypt:  Egyptian Pound
  • UAE:  AED 3,199.00 (8/128GB). AED 3,499 (8/256GB)
  • India: ₹72,999 (8GB+128GB). ₹76,999 (8GB+256GB).
  • Iraq:  Iraqi Dinar
  • Kenya: Ksh.
  • Ghana:

The above prices may change with time from country to country, as market forces and economic policies influence product price movements.

How big is the S22?

It is a compact smartphone, having a decent 6.1-inch screen, and measuring 146 x 70.6 x 7.6 mm in dimensions.

What colours does S22 come in?

Samsung S22 is available in Phantom White, Phantom Black, Pink Gold, Green, Graphite, Cream, Sky Blue, and Violet.

Does the S22 have a headphone jack?

No; it does not have a 3.5mm headphone jack

Does the S22 have a SD card slot?

Samsung S22 does not have an SD card slot.

Is the Galaxy S22 waterproof?

Yes; Samsung S22 is waterproof and dust proof, with an IP68 rating.

Does Samsung Galaxy S22 have Google Play Store?

It supports Google Services and software applications, including Play Store and Maps, Gmail, YouTube, and others.

Will Samsung Galaxy S22 work in the USA?

This is a GSM phone and is supported on US GSM carriers like AT&T and T-Mobile and other networks riding on their networks. It does not support CDMA networks. Do make enquiries from your carrier to know what bands/frequencies are supported on their service.

MobilityArena Buyer’s Guide Verdict

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