(Pocket-lint) - Samsung is going to trim the artillery capableness successful its flagship Galaxy S-series successful 2022, and that includes the modular Galaxy S22, according to a caller report.
If the accusation is accurate, it volition spot the Galaxy S22 driblet down to a emblematic capableness of 3700mAh. That's down 300mAh from the 4000mAh artillery successful the standard Galaxy S21 from this year.
The study - primitively published successful Dutch by GalaxyClub - besides goes connected to accidental that the Galaxy S22+ artillery is claimed to beryllium 4500mAh (compared to 4800mAh connected the S21+).
Of the 3 models successful the series, it appears that lone the S22 Ultra volition diagnostic the aforesaid sized artillery arsenic its predecessor.
Stories of batteries perchance getting smaller are hardly encouraging, particularly successful Samsung phones which person - successful the past - struggled to lucifer rival artillery life.
However, it's claimed that the S22 and S22+ volition some execute to akin levels to the S21 and S21+ acknowledgment to the instauration of a much vigor businesslike OLED display.
In fact, they whitethorn adjacent past longer if the sheet lives up to its committedness of 25 per sent vigor savings. There's besides the anticipation that a caller processor could mean little powerfulness utilized too, depending connected its architecture.
Whether oregon not these rumours crook retired to beryllium existent is different substance entirely. But if Samsung uses a much businesslike surface and a much businesslike processor, there's a bully accidental we won't announcement immoderate antagonistic effects of a smaller battery. It conscionable doesn't look large connected a spec sheet.
Writing by Cam Bunton. Originally published connected 17 September 2021.