This is the invitation that Samsung sent to the press for its unpacked event.


Samsung will host the Unpacked event online in less than a week Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Z Fold 2 are expected to be announced. The timing of the August event is strange because it was only a few weeks ago Samsung has launched the Galaxy Z Flip 5G, an update for the Galaxy Z Flip released earlier this year. Samsung's Unpacked event will take place on Wednesday, August 5, at 10 a.m.ET / 7 a.m.PT Unpacked follows similarly Events from companies like Applewho have postponed events online due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Samsung will stream the event live from South Korea.

However, you can join CNET before, during, and after the event on his livestream hosted by senior editors Iyaz Akhtar and Bridget Carey along with editor At Large Jeff Bakalar. Senior reporter Shara Tibken will make a special guest appearance before the event.

In a post in Samsung's online newsroom, the head of Samsung's mobile communications business, Tae-moon Roh, said the company will be launching five new devices at the event. Leaks and Rumors suggest two Galaxy Note 20 devices and the Galaxy Z Fold 2what would be a continuation of last year Galaxy Fold.

Media representatives received an invitation to unpack with a picture of a copper-colored liquid splash. This could be an indication of the color of some, if not all, of the new devices being announced. The video above shows the tip of an S-Pen that comes with Galaxy Note devices. A circular drop of the copper-colored liquid drips from its tip.

Samsung will host a live stream of the event on its website.

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