Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus Price: The starting price of the Samsung Galaxy S23+ is about $999 (€999) for the base model with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage. The highest model comes with 8GB RAM and 512GB of storage and is more expensive than the base model.
I’ll list the prices for the various models of this smartphone in the price section below but first, let me introduce you to the specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S23+. I’ll also be sharing the launch date and also where and how you can buy the smartphone in this article.
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Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus
The Samsung Galaxy S23+ is Samsung’s 2023 flagship phone and is the successor to the Samsung Galaxy S22+ released in early 2022. This phone is the middle ground between the Galaxy S23 Ultra and the vanilla S23. It’s not as sophisticated as the S23 Ultra but slightly better than the vanilla S23.
Chipset, CPU, and GPU
For its performance, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus features the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset just like the other Galaxy S23 phones. This is a 5G chipset built on TSMC’s 4nm process technology and it has an 8-core CPU and the Adreno 740 GPU. The CPU has one 3.36GHz Cortex-X3 performance core, two 2.8GHz Cortex-A715 prime cores, two 2.8GHz Cortex-A710 prime cores, and three 2.0GHz Cortex-A510 efficiency cores.
The chipset in this phone is powerful and features a fast 5G MODEM, fast Wi-Fi, and a powerful ISP and AI engine. The chipset in the Samsung Galaxy S23+ is equipped with Qualcomm Spectra packs 18-bit triple Cognitive ISP, Qualcomm Hexagon Processor AI engine, Snapdragon X70 5G Modem-RF system, and Qualcomm FastConnect 7800 Mobile Connectivity System.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus has a triple rear camera system and a single front camera. On the rear, it has a 50MP main camera that has Dual Pixel PDAF and OIS features. The main camera is supported by a 10MP telephoto camera that has PDAF and 3x optical zoom features, and a 12MP ultra-wide camera that has a Super Steady video feature.
On the front, the Galaxy S23+ has a 12MP camera that can record 4k videos and has Dual video call, Auto-HDR, and HDR10+ features. The rear camera can record videos in 8K resolution and has features such as LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS, etc.
Display, Design, and Durability
Samsung Galaxy S23+ has a 6.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with a 1080 x 2340 pixels display resolution and support for 120Hz refresh rate and HDR10+. The display has a peak brightness of 1500 nits and is an LTPO panel that can auto-refresh between 1Hz and 120Hz. The front screen is flat and it has a punch hole on top of the screen.
The phone is made of a Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus 2), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus 2), and aluminum frame. It features an Armor aluminum frame with tougher drop and scratch resistance and is certified to be IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins). Its dimension is 157.8 x 76.2 x 7.6 mm (6.21 x 3.00 x 0.30 in) and it weighs about 195 g (6.88 oz).
The phone has slim bezels, a Nano-SIM and eSIM or Dual SIM (2 Nano-SIMs and eSIM, dual stand-by), and stereo speakers with 32-bit/384kHz audio (Tuned by AKG). The volume and power buttons are on the right side of the frame while the USB Type-C port and microphone are at the bottom frame of the phone. There is no 3.5mm headphone jack port and no microSD card slot.
RAM, Storage, and Battery
The Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus has three RAM and storage models. The RAM and storage options are 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB, and 8GB + 512GB storage. There is no microSD card slot hence users can expand storage once they exhaust the internal storage.
The battery inside the phone is a 4,700mAh battery with support for 45W (PD3.0) wired fast charging, 10W (Qi/PMA) wireless fast charging, and 4.5W reverse wireless charging. Using the 45W wired charger, you can charge the phone from 0 to 100% in about 45 minutes.
Software and Other Features
Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus boots OneUI 5 based on Android 13 out of the box. The phone will get about five years of major software updates and security patches. You can download and install apps from the Google Play Store on this phone and even download major updates over OTA.
Other features available are Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), USB Type-C 3.2, OTG, NFC, GPS, Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified), Bixby’s natural language commands and dictation, Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support), Bluetooth 5.3, A2DP, LE, etc.
Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus Specifications
|Display Features||120Hz, LTPO, HDR10+|
|Weight||195 g (6.88 oz)|
|Software||Android 13, OneUI 5|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 5G|
|Back Camera||50MP + 10MP + 12MP|
|Storage||up to 512GB|
|Network||2G, 3G, 4G & 5G|
|Colors||Black, Cotton, Green & Violet|
Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus Price
The Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus Price is $999 for the model with 8GB RAM and 128GB of storage. The models with 8GB + 256GB and 8GB + 512GB storage could cost as high as $1099 and $1199 respectively. It will be available in Black, Cotton, Green, and Violet colors.
For those living in Canada, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus price in Canada is about C$1199 for the 8GB + 128GB model, C$1299 for the 8GB + 256GB model, and C$1399 for the 8GB + 512GB model. Details of how to buy the Samsung Galaxy S23+ are available in the table below.
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Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus Release Date
The Samsung Galaxy S23+ was released on February 01, 2023, and preorders started after it was launched. The phone will start shipping and be available in stores on February 17, 2023. Details of how and where to buy the smartphone are available in the table above. But tell us, what do you think of the Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus price? Let us know via the comment section below.