Once again, it is time to roll out the latest offering in Samsung smartphone technology. The Samsung Galaxy S22 Series is the most recent release from the industry leader in smartphone production. The line-up includes the Samsung Galaxy S22 standard, the Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus, and the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra. All three devices are currently available at TELUS for $0 upfront with TELUS Easy Payment plans.

Samsung Galaxy S22 Series – TELUS

Choose from a wide range of the latest TELUS smartphones, including the entire Samsung Galaxy S22 collection. The Galaxy S22 range provides users with an impressive display, enhanced cameras, and a new processor chip.

Design & Display

The first thing you may notice about the Samsung Galaxy S22 lineup is the expansive, responsive, and vibrant display. The general design is quite similar to the S21 series aside from the Galaxy S22 featuring flatter sides for a more comfortable and firmer grip. The S22 set is also designed with a glass back, rather than the plastic backing on the S21 series.

Three Device Comparison

  • Dimensions
    • Galaxy S22 – 70.6 x 146 x 7.6mm
    • Galaxy S22 + – 75.8 x 157.4 x 7.6mm
    • Galaxy Ultra – 77.9 x 163.3 x 8.9mm
  • Screen size
    • Galaxy S22 – 6.1”
    • Galaxy S22 + – 6.6”
    • Galaxy S22 Ultra – 6.8”
  • Storage
    • Galaxy S22 – 128GB, 256GB
    • Galaxy S22 + – 128GB, 256GB
    • Galaxy S22 Ultra – 128GB, 256GB, 512GB, 1TB
  • RAM
    • Galaxy S22 – 8GB
    • Galaxy S22 + – 8GB
    • Galaxy S22 Ultra – 8GB, 12GB, 16GB
  • Battery 
    • Galaxy S22 – 3700 mAh Li-Ion
    • Galaxy S22 + – 4500 mAh Li-Ion
    • Galaxy S22 Ultra – 5000 mAh Li-Ion

As you can see, the Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra is the most robust and feature-rich of the three devices. The Galaxy S22 Ultra has been compared to the Galaxy Note due to its size, operation, and the fact that it comes with a built-in S-Pen.

Shared Specs 

The three devices in the Samsung Galaxy S22 set do have their differences, but they also have some specs in common.

  • Galaxy S22 shared specs
    • Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 Chipset
    • Octa-core CPU
    • Android 12 OS
    • Gorilla Glass Victus+ front and back with aluminum frame
    • Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display 
    • 120Hz refresh
    • HDR10+ certified
    • 5G network compatibility

Camera Features

One of the most notable improvements made to the Samsung Galaxy S22 over its predecessor is the camera upgrade. The new main camera on the Galaxy S22 standard model offers a 50-megapixel ISOCELL GN5 sensor for enhanced images. It also features new Dual Pixel Pro technology for instant focus, sharper contrast, and higher quality photos in poorly lit environments. Nightography is a new term exclusive to the Galaxy S22 series which involves both hardware and software elements working together to make all the devices in the set more effective at capturing low-light photos and video.

Front Cameras

  • Galaxy S22 & S22 +
    • Dual Pixel AF w/ 1.22μm
    • FOV: 80˚
    • F2.2 aperture
    • 1/3.24″ image sensor size
  • Galaxy Ultra
    • PDAF (Phase-detection Autofocus)
    • Pixel size: 0.7μm (10MP 1.4μm)
    • FOV: 80˚
    • F2.2 aperture
    • 1/2.82″ image sensor size

Rear Cameras

  • Galaxy S22 & S22 +
    • Triple camera system
      • 12MP Ultra Wide Camera
      • 50MP Wide-angle Camera
      • 10MP Telephoto Camera
      • 3X Optical Zoom
      • Super Resolution Zoom up to 30x
      • Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
      • Tracking AF
  • Galaxy S22 Ultra
    • Quad camera system
      • 12MP Ultra Wide Camera
      • 108MP Wide-angle Camera
      • 10MP Telephoto Camera (36˚ FOV)
      • 10MP Telephoto Camera (11˚ FOV)
      • 10x Dual Optical Zoom
      • Super Resolution Zoom up to 100x
      • Optical Image Stabilization (OIS)
      • Laser AF

Again, the additional features and superior specs make the Galaxy S22 Ultra the supreme model, but improvements to the S22 standard and S22 Plus make all the devices in the series excellent choices for professional grade cameras.