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Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 256GB Black
Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra Black Phantom Black, 256GB

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In a nutshell

  • 6.8-inch AMOLED display
  • 200MP quad lens camera
  • 12MP selfie camera
  • S Pen
  • 5000mAh battery
  • Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 Processor

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The Galaxy S23 Ultra checks all the boxes. An ultra-powerful processor, stunning display and a 200MP camera system. That is a lot of megapixels! And there is a hidden stylus to round it off.

Overview

Be epic with Galaxy S23 Ultra

Get ready to be nominated ‘group photographer’ amongst your friends. With a jaw-dropping resolution of 200MP on the Galaxy S23 Ultra camera, plus AI-powered Nightography, your photos will be bright and sharp, day or night. And with an enormous battery, the Galaxy S23 Ultra equips you with everything you need to power through your day.

200MP
Rear Camera

Perfect
Precision

6.8-inch QHD+
Dynamic AMOLED 2X

Camera

Epically
equipped

We’ve packed Galaxy’s biggest sensor, light-absorbing pixels and video stabilisation technology into one Pro-Grade Camera, all resulting in the ultimate question: “Can you send me that?”

Camera Lens

Wow-worthy resolution

Resolution on the 200MP Wide-angle Camera has nearly doubled, delivering strikingly clear photos1. Zoom and crop your shots for a whole new view — or leave it intact for brilliant detail, corner to corner.

Nightography

Can you send
me that?

A Pro-Grade Camera grabs brighter photos and video, dusk to dawn2. The intelligent pixel sensor adapts to low light with Nightography and the camera lens tones down flare for clearer captures.

S Pen

Perfect precision

Have the power of an editing suite in the palm of your hand. The fine nib lets you create complex selection in your photos, trim videos with extreme accuracy and when you need to get in the frame too, control the camera remotely using the S Pen’s button.

Performance

Uninterrupted gaming and streaming

Nothing will hold you back with the most powerful mobile chip in Galaxy S Series yet, the Qualcomm Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 Processor for Galaxy. The latest iteration promises dynamic gaming, with an improved CPU, GPU and cooling system. So even the most demanding online marathons will feel like a breeze.

Battery

Game for
hours and hours3

This intelligent 5000mAh (typical) battery saves power for when you use it most, so you can keep gaming and streaming late into the night4.

Display

Designed to
be epic

Dynamic AMOLED 2X display delivers clear details onscreen, whether dimmed down low or full-blast brightness5. And 120Hz technology intelligently optimises the refresh rate to smooth out action and save on battery.

ONE UI 5.1

Your Galaxy, the way you like it6

One UI maximises customisation, allowing you to control the details, from lock screens and themes to widgets and notifications.

Smart Switch

Pick up where
you left off

No matter what device you’re saying goodbye to, move your favourite apps, photos, messages and even settings to your new Galaxy S23 Ultra with ease7.

The services you need

Samsung Wallet

Your enitre wallet, now on
your phone. Store your
bankcard, loyalty and
gift cards8.

SmartThings Find

Quickly track and locate
your Galaxy devices,
even if it's offline9.

Smart Switch

Transfer all your data
from your old device onto
your new one easily7.

Quick Share

Send files with no
quality compromise
with your friends, family
and your own devices10.

Compare Galaxy Phones

Galaxy S23

Galaxy S23+

Galaxy
S23 Ultra

Colour
Rear Camera
Rear Camera

 

 

 

Wide
Wide

50MP

50MP

200MP11

Ultra Wide
Ultra Wide

12MP

12MP

12MP

Telephoto 1
Telephoto 1

10MP

10MP

10MP

Telephoto 2
Telephoto 2

 

 

10MP

Zoom
Zoom

30X

30X

100X

Front Camera
Front Camera

12MP

12MP

12MP

Extra Features
Extra Features

 

 

S Pen

Anti glare rear wide lens11

Laser Auto Focus

Super Quad Pixel

Screen Size
Screen Size

6.1"

6.6"

6.8"

Weight
Weight

168g

195g

233g

Size
Size

70.9 x 146.3 x 7.6mm

76.2 x 157.8 x 7.6mm

78.1 x 163.4 x 8.9mm

Memory
Memory

8GB RAM

8GB RAM

8GB | 12GB RAM

Battery Capacity
Battery Capacity4

3,900mAh

4,700mAh

5,000mAh

Fast Wireless Charging
Fast Wireless Charging12

5G Compatible
5G Compatible

Storage
Storage

128GB

256GB | 512GB

256GB | 512GB | 1TB

Key Features

All of our Galaxy Smartphones come with these great features as standard:

Camera

Enhanced night & low light sensor, object eraser, Portrait mode & more.

Video

Enhanced night & low light sensor, super HDR video, video stabiliser.

Tough and Stylish

Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus®2 display. Armour Aluminium Frame. Water Resistant13.

Privacy and Security

Fingerprint ID, enhanced data permission controls and security features.

Samsung Pay

Pay from your phone with security stored bank and loyalty cards8.

Device Compatibility

From Galaxy Buds to Galaxy Watch, sync seamlessly with your favourite Samsung devices.


Is the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra good value for money?

It’s a great phone with lots to offer, but the Samsung S23 Ultra price depends on the size of storage capacity you need. The 256 GB model works out cheaper than the 512GB handset. Also, you should think about which deal works best for you: a Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra SIM free deal gives you the freedom to choose whichever network and bundle you want, but it would mean that you have to pay the full price of the handset upfront. However, if you sign up for a Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra contract, you’ll be able to spread the cost of your phone in monthly instalments, along with the associated network costs.

What type of camera does the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra have?

The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 200MP camera is a powerful piece of kit that delivers crisp, high-resolution images. There’s also a Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 12MP selfie camera, a 12MP ultra-wide camera, and two 10MP optical zoom lenses offering 10x and 3x zoom capabilities.

What processor does the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra have?

The Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 processor is packed with power and makes this a great phone for those who love to play games online or enjoy streaming media.

When was the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra released?

The Samsung S23 Ultra release date was 17 February 2023.

Should I upgrade from Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra to S23 Ultra?

That all depends on what you’re after and how happy you are with your Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra. The S23 Ultra comes with a more powerful processor and a 200MP rear camera, which is an improvement on the 108MP offered by the S22 Ultra. But really, when it comes down to pitting the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra vs S22 Ultra, the differences are small. Both handsets benefit from a 5000mAh battery, and both have the same display size and resolution.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra support 5G?

Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra 5G capability means it can deliver efficient and reliable performance and connection speed.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S23 have an S Pen?

Yes, the S23 Ultra comes with a Samsung S Pen, making it a great choice for creatives.

Does the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra battery support fast charging?

Yes, the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra battery works with fast chargers, and wireless chargers too. It comes with a USB-C cable, which you’ll need to plug into a compatible charger, capable of fast charging 45W or 25W.

What is the Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra storage capacity?

The Samsung Galaxy S23 Ultra’s capacity comes in at 256GB storage, or 512GB if you need more.


FULL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Connectivity

    • Physical SIM

  • Display & User Interface

  • Camera Features

  • Messages

  • Technical

    • 163.4 x 78.1 x 8.9mm

    • 233g

    • 6.8 inches

    • 5000mAh

  • Applications

  • Standard Features

  • Memory

    • 256GB

    • No

  • Processor