Samsung Galaxy S23+

Added: 01.19.23 | Updated: 11.16.23
  • Model: Galaxy S23+
  • Brand: Samsung
  • Rating: 3.57 out of 5 (70 votes)
  • Price: 1200 EUR
  • Year of manufacture: 2023
  • Dimensions: 157.8 x 76.2 x 7.6 mm
  • Weight: 196 g
  • Chipset: Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)
  • Built-in memory: 256GB 8GB RAM
  • Screen: Dynamic AMOLED 2X 6.6 inches
  • Battery: 4700 mAh
  • Rear camera: Triple, 50MP
  • Front camera: Single, 12MP

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Samsung Galaxy S23+ specs

Common | Price | Design | Screen | Hardware | Memory | Software | Main Camera | Selfie camera | Cellular | Connectivity | Battery | Audio | Sensors | Performance Benchmark

Samsung Galaxy S23+ Release dateCommon

Brand and model

Samsung Galaxy S23+

Launch date

2023, February 01

Samsung Galaxy S23+ PricePrice

First price

1200 EUR

Samsung Galaxy S23+ dimension, size, weightDesign

Height

6.21 in (157.8 mm)

Width

3 in ( 76.2 mm)

Depth

0.3 in ( 7.6 mm)

Weight

6.91 oz (196 grams)

Build materials

Glass front (Gorilla Glass Victus 2), glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus 2), aluminum frame

Water resistant

IP68 dust/water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins) Armor aluminum frame with tougher drop and scratch resistance

Colors

Phantom Black, Cream, Green, Lavender, Graphite, Lime

Case

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Samsung Galaxy S23+ screenScreen

Technology Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Size

6.6 in

Screen Area

105.3 cm2

Resolution

1080 x 2340 px

Points per inch

393 PPI

Color Depth

16M

Ratio (height:width)

19.5:9

Ratio (screen:body)

87.6%

Screen Protection

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2

Additional Features

-Always-on display
-120Hz
-HDR10+
-1750 nits (peak)
-1200 nits (HBM)

Screen protector

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Samsung Galaxy S23+ ProcessorHardware

Chipset

- Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm)

CPU

- Octa-core (1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510)

GPU

- Adreno 740

Samsung Galaxy S23+ Memory and storageMemory

Internal Memory

256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM

Memory Card Slot

No

Samsung Galaxy S23+ SoftwareSoftware

Operating System (OS)

Android 13, One UI 5.1

User Interface

Samsung Galaxy S23+ main camera specsMain Camera

Number of Cameras

Triple

Specs

-50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1/1.56", 1.0µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1/3.94", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom
-12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55" 1.4µm, Super Steady video

Features

LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

Video Recording 8K@24/30fps, 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30/60/240fps, 1080p@960fps, HDR10+, stereo sound rec., gyro-EIS
DxOMark Rating133 (Position 42 out of 303)
DxOMark Photos129
DxOMark Video137

Samsung Galaxy S23+ selfie camera specsSelfie camera

Number of Cameras

Single

Specs

-12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), Dual Pixel PDAF

Features

Dual video call, Auto-HDR, HDR10+

Video Recording 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@30fps

Samsung Galaxy S23+ Cellular BandsCellular

Bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
-2G - GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only) 
CDMA 800 / 1900 & TD-SCDMA
-3G - HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100  
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
-4G - LTE
-5G - SA/NSA/Sub6 - International
SIM Card Nano-SIM and eSIMDual SIM (2 Nano-SIMs and eSIM, dual stand-by)
Speed HSPA, LTE, 5G
SAR EU 0.77 W/kg (head) 1.45 W/kg (body)
SAR 0.95 W/kg (head) 1.04 W/kg (body)

Samsung Galaxy S23+ wifi bluetooth gps nfcConnectivity

Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6e, tri-band, Wi-Fi Direct
Bluetooth 5.3, A2DP, LE
GPS GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO
NFC Yes
USB USB Type-C 3.2, OTG

Samsung Galaxy S23+ Battery type and CapacityBattery

Capacity

4700 mAh

Type

Li-Ion, non-removable

Charging

-Fast charging 45W, 65% in 30 min
-Power Delivery 3.0
-Wireless charging 15W (Qi/PMA)
-Reverse wireless charging 4.5W

Samsung Galaxy S23+ sound and multimediaAudio

Headphone Jack No
Radio No
Others -32-bit/384kHz audio
-Tuned by AKG
-stereo speakers

Sensors

Fingerprint (under display, ultrasonic), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

Other specifications

Others

-Samsung DeX, Samsung Wireless DeX (desktop experience support)
-Bixby natural language commands and dictation
-Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
-Ultra Wideband (UWB) support

Performance Benchmark

Samsung Galaxy S23+ antutu score Antutu Score

Antutu 10 Total1539495 (Position 32 out of 278)
Antutu 10 CPU382287 (Position 16 out of 201)
Antutu 10 GPU606289 (Position 13 out of 201)
Antutu 10 Mem284771 (Position 20 out of 201)
Antutu 10 UX266151 (Position 36 out of 201)
Antutu 9 Score1270654 (Position 28 out of 1347)

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Samsung Galaxy S23+ geekbench ScoreGeekbench Score

GeekBench 6 Single Core1867 (Position 28 out of 578)
GeekBench 6 Multi Core4950 (Position 30 out of 577)
GeekBench 6 Vulkan4462 (Position 58 out of 282)
GeekBench 6 OpenCL8690 (Position 4 out of 325)
GeekBench 5 Single Core1388 (Position 53 out of 1884)
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core4875 (Position 21 out of 1873)

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Disclaimer: This information is based on public data and official specifications from Samsung. However, there may be differences in specifications.

*Source of data https://www.samsung.com/global/galaxy/galaxy-s23/specs/

Review of Samsung Galaxy S23+

The Galaxy S23 Plus sits between the compact Galaxy S23 and the high-end Galaxy S23 Ultra. In the past, the Galaxy S Plus has struggled to stand out compared to the more powerful Galaxy S23 Ultra, but now the Galaxy S23 Plus aims to change that with its refreshed design, improved performance, brighter display, and bigger battery.
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Samsung Galaxy S23+ Reviews and Opinions

Rate this smartphone
3.57 / 5
(70)

Pros:
  • All-day battery life with regular use
  • Bright, high-quality display
  • User-friendly One UI 5.1 with new features
  • Comfortable design with flat edges for a better grip
  • Improved performance with Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor
  • Attractive, cleaner design style
  • Improved selfie camera
  • It offers four generations of Android OS updates
  • More main storage space in the S23 Plus model
  • Good balance between size and usability
  • Respectable cameras with strong overall performance
  • It is generally considered to be reasonably priced for its features
Cons:
  • Dust-prone design
  • Battery life may not be enough for gamers
  • Camera performance may deteriorate in low light and motion
  • Charging speed is not competitive (25W charging is considered slow)
  • The physical buttons are placed too close to the cameras
  • The cameras are almost unchanged from the previous model
  • High price without significant innovation in certain areas
  • There is no improvement in fast charging capabilities compared to its predecessors
  • The base model of the regular Galaxy S23 doesn't get the same storage upgrade
  • Lacks a 108MP sensor, which is expected in high-end models
  • No Ultra Wideband (UWB) support, which may limit certain connectivity features
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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Samsung Galaxy S23+ cost?

The price of the Samsung Galaxy S23+ varies based on the specific model and storage capacity. As of the latest update, the base model starts at 1200 EUR. Prices increase for models with larger storage capacity and additional features.

When did the Samsung Galaxy S23+ come out?

Samsung Galaxy S23+ mobile was launched on in these colors: Phantom Black, Cream, Green, Lavender, Graphite, Lime.

What is the size and weight of Samsung Galaxy S23+ ?

The Samsung Galaxy S23+ has dimensions of Height: 157.8 mm Width: 76.2 mm Thickness: 7.6 mm and weighs approximately 196 grams.

What is the screen size and resolution of Samsung Galaxy S23+?

When measured as a standard rectangular shape, the screen is 6.6 inches diagonally offering a resolution of 1080 x 2340 px at a pixel density of 393 ppi.

How much memory and storage does a Samsung Galaxy S23+ have?

Device comes with chipset Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) with processor Octa-core (1x3.36 GHz Cortex-X3 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A715 & 2x2.8 GHz Cortex-A710 & 3x2.0 GHz Cortex-A510). Samsung Galaxy S23+ is available with internal memory of 256GB 8GB RAM, 512GB 8GB RAM.

What are the main camera specifications and megapixels of the Samsung Galaxy S23+?

The device have a Triple rear camera setup with specs of 50 MP, f/1.8, 24mm (wide), 1/1.56", 1.0µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 10 MP, f/2.4, 70mm (telephoto), 1/3.94", 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 3x optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.2, 13mm, 120˚ (ultrawide), 1/2.55" 1.4µm, Super Steady video and features like LED flash, auto-HDR, panorama

What are the front camera specs and MP of the Samsung Galaxy S23+?

The device comes with Single front camera setup with specs of 12 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), Dual Pixel PDAF and features like Dual video call, Auto-HDR, HDR10+