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Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+
Samsung Galaxy S23+

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy S23+ currently has an Informr score of 8.6 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 37 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Operating system
3.36 GHz
3.36 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP, f/1.8
50+ MP, f/1.8
4700 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The Galaxy S23 and S23+ are ideal choices for people who want a true flagship experience, both in terms of hardware and software, without having to fork out the same premium price that the premium tier (like the S23 Ultra) commands. There are a few compromises here and there, but they are minor and...

- HardwareZone
Root Nation
Root Nation

Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus is a solid smartphone that does not disappoint. As I wrote in my review of the "standard" S23, there is nothing to complain about. Everything is the same here, only the battery is more powerful and the screen is slightly larger. Of course, everything works as it should, it's...

- Magdalena Kowalska, Root Nation

Unless you absolutely need the S23 Ultra’s smart pen, are planning to get the best Android smartphone on the market, and are not very keen on getting a compact smartphone, the Galaxy S23+ has to be at the top of the list. Barring a few instances, it is just as good as its more expensive and gargantu...

- Mehul Reuben Das, Firstpost

If all you need is a robustly built smartphone with a good camera and best-in-class performance the Galaxy S23 Plus could be worth your money.

- Md Waquar Haider, Techlusive
Business Insider
Business Insider

The Galaxy S23 Plus is the best Android phone you can buy, even when the Galaxy S23 Ultra exists. So, yes, you should buy the S23 Plus. Fans of big phone screens may gravitate towards the S23 Ultra, and I wouldn't blame them. Its screen is only 0.2 inches larger on paper, but it's noticeable. It's a...

- Antonio Villas-Boas, Business Insider

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

Samsung Galaxy S23+ prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Samsung's suggested retail price is $999.99. You can compare Galaxy S23+ prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Samsung Galaxy S23+ user manual here.

Samsung backs up the Galaxy S23+ with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Galaxy S23+ has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Samsung support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Samsung's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy S23+'s screen size is 6.6 inches with 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution.

3.36 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM8550 Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.36 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

256/512 GB

Internal memory is 256/512 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4700 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 2520 minutes, 1067 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy S23+ Specs

Release Date February 17, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor Qualcomm SM8550 Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.36 GHz
Internal Storage 256/512 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 0.95 W/kg
Body: 1.04 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM Yes
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.3
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax/6e
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
10+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Telephoto
12+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR10+, Time lapse mode, Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
8K (7680 × 4320 pixels), 30 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
12+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Dynamic AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2340 pixels
Pixel Density 390 pixels
Size 6.6 inches
Secondary Display No
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4700 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Up to 10 W
Fast Charging Up to 45 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1620 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 1067 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 2520 minutes
Standby Time Up to 12 days
Mixed Usage Up to 1656 minutes
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Bar
Material Aluminium
Colors Phantom Black, Green, Cream, Lavender, Lime, Graphite
Dimensions [H x W x D] 15.78 x 7.62 x 0.76 cm (6.2 x 3 x 0.3 in)
Weight 196 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP 68
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
Additional Information Other Names (AKA): Samsung Galaxy S23 Plus
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