The major exponents of the mobile industry in Argentina, Samsung and Motorolapresented during this 2022 their “tanks” for the premium lines Galaxy S22 Ultra and Edge 30 Ultra.
These particular premium models are characterized by having the latest technology regarding mobile devices AndroidGoogle’s operating system.
Inside share the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor of 4 nanometers, battery High performance, cameras that exceed 100 megapixels and the zoom necessary to take photos with a quality reminiscent of professionals.
Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra
Announced worldwide in February, but marketed in Argentina since March, the top-of-the-range version of the Galaxy S22 series stands out from the others for combines power and performance with a design familiar to the Note lineas it has the built-in S Pen stylus and pro-level camera features.
The screen, another of its hallmarks, takes up its immersive look of 6.8 inches Dynamic AMOLED 2X adaptive with a refresh rate of 120Hz, i.e. the number of times the image is refreshed. Added to this are the 1750nit which allow you to maintain the brightness necessary to use it under the sun’s rays.
Likewise, the S22 Ultra is part of the first Galaxy S series to come with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. It also has connectivity to the ultra-fast Wi-Fi 6E wireless network.
Among the main innovations, the most evident is its design it merges with the defunct Galaxy Note series for the first time specially designed to hold a stylus.
In this version, the S Pen is hidden in the bottom hole of the equipment, which results in a larger frame (163.3 x 77.9 x 8.9mm) than other S22s to accommodate this optical drive and a more angular design.
With a great responsiveness, this stylus, according to the company, has 70% less latency; allowing you to write and draw on the screen with almost the same feel as doing it on paper.
But its hallmark is in the back, where its 4-camera module stands out, albeit without a scheme that unifies the whole set, as was the case with the previous model.
The device has a 108-megapixel main sensor capable of recording in 8K and detecting up to 10 subjects in the scene for autofocus. As well as an ultra-wide angle of 12 MP and 120 degrees. The system is completed by two 10 MP telephoto lenses with 3x and 10x optical zoom.
The 100x super zoom also coexists in the module and reinforces its concept Nightographya series of functions to capture photos and videos, both with the front and rear camera, in dark or dimly lit environments.
On the front panel, the perforation at the top is renewed to include the 40 MP selfie camera and f/2.2 focal aperture.
Secondly, the battery reaches 5,000 mAh, supports 45W fast wired charging via the USB Type-C connector and 15W wirelessly. In this section it is necessary to take into account that the wall charger is not included in the package and is sold separately.
Finally, a recent update brought new features to Bixby, its artificial intelligence (AI) voice assistant., similar in operation to Google Assistant or Apple’s Siri. And now compatible with Latin American Spanish as a language option.
Currently, Galaxy S22 Ultra is available in the official store and mobile companies in a price that is around 382,999 pesos. For its part, the brand offers various discounts of up to 37% by handing over an old mobile phone as part of the Redemption Plan and up to six interest-free installments.
Motorola Edge 30 Ultra
The second best-selling phone brand in Argentina, Motorola, launched its big bet for the premium mobile segment and main competitor for Samsung’s S22 Ultra in early October: Edge 30 Ultra.
Apart from its disruptive design compared to the other Edge 30 or even the G line, which combines an infinite screen with curved edges, this Motorola Ultra stands out mainly for its quad camera module.
With the industry’s first 200MP primary camera sensor, users will be able to take stunning gallery-worthy photos. This sensor is designed to capture more light than la combination of 16 pixels in a 2.56μm Ultra Pixel, for bright and clear images even in the dark.
In addition, advanced HDR technology produces images with more balanced light and shadow even in mixed lighting conditions. The main sensor also includes OIS, which helps eliminate unwanted vibrationsfor sharp photos and videos in 4K or 8K.
On the back of the device is a 50MP ultra-wide-angle camera lens, which fits more of the scene into the frame to still deliver high-quality photos. For extreme close-ups, it includes the built-in Macro function, which gets 4x closer to your subject than with a standard lens.
To complement this camera system, a 12MP telephoto lens is included so you can capture better, sharper portraits. With a 2x telephoto lens, you can fill the frame with your subject while maintaining an adequate distance to capture facial features in the most flattering way.
Furthermore, in portrait mode, the user can adjust the focal lengths between wide angle (35mm), standard (50mm) or close-up (85mm) to best frame the subject.
At the front, the Motorola Edge 30 ultra incorporates a 60MP camera for high-quality selfies, one of the highest resolutions available on a smartphone.
As for the rest of the features, Edge 30 Ultra has a 6.67 “pOLED FHD + screen composed of 3D curved glass and virtually borderless, 12GB of RAM, 256GB of storage, 4610 battery that can be recharged to 50% in seven minutes thanks to TurboPOwer technology and its 125W charger included in the package.
Motorola markets Edge 30 Ultra in Interstellar Black and Starlight White colors and includes moto care full protection 15 for 12 months, the insurance provided by Assurant to protect mobile phones in the event of theft, accidents and other unexpected events, up to two years. You get it at 249,999 pesos through its digital store, as well as in the physical stores of Palermo Hollywood and Unicenter.
Linda Price is a tech expert at News Rebeat. With a deep understanding of the latest developments in the world of technology and a passion for innovation, Linda provides insightful and informative coverage of the cutting-edge advancements shaping our world.