Looking back at seven days of news and headlines in the Android world, this week’s Android Circuit includes Galaxy S23 camera and color details, Pixel Fold delays, Honor Magic5 Lite leaks, Nothing Phone (1) arrives in America, The next duo, and how small smartphones succeed. Android Circuit is here to remind you of some of the many things that happened around Android last week (and our weekly Apple News Digest can be found here).
A very important question about Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S23 handset got some low-key answers this week, along with details on the device’s S23 color palette. Please note that it is limited. These are the same shades that debuted last October and are courtesy of Ross Young. These colors became known as Cotton Flower, Misty Lilac, and Botanic Green.
Possibly a few weeks from now, Phantom Black when Samsung officially announces the series. It looks a lot like the leaked product shot of the final handset. In addition to the various colors above, you’ll notice that there are three rows of camera lenses and no special “islands” to accommodate them. “As you can easily see from the image, the Galaxy S23 is completely flat on the front and back, with only the rear camera sticking out of the device.
Our photos also show that, unlike Apple, Samsung uses a slight curvature in its current iPhone housing frame.