Samsung Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone launch, equipped with 6.7-inch flex screen
The primary foldable display of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is 6.7 inches. It is a full-HD (1080×2636 pixels, 21.9: 9,425 PPI) dynamic AMOLED panel.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has been launched. Samsung’s latest foldable smartphone was launched at the Galaxy Unpacked event held in San Francisco. Ultra-Thin Glass (UTG) has been used in the South Korean company’s Galaxy Z Flip Foldable Phone, which the company calls as Inffinix Flex Display. The company has also stated that it will give users access to YouTube Premium. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has ‘Flex Mode’.
The company has worked with Google to build it. With this, select apps will run in split-screen mode, when the screen is slightly folded. The phone will be made available in a limited number of markets.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip price, availability
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is Priced at $ 1,380 (about Rs. 279,999/-). The company says that it will be made available in limited numbers. The sale in the market will start on February 14. It will first be made available in Mirror Black, Mirror Purple color. Later Mirror Gold variants will also come.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip specifications, features
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is a dual-sim smartphone. It will use an e-SIM and has a Nano SIM card slot. It runs on Android 10. Its primary foldable display is 6.7 inches. It is a full-HD (1080×2636 pixels, 21.9: 9,425 PPI) dynamic AMOLED panel. It is called Infinity Flex Display. On the outside is a 1.1-inch Super AMOLED display. Its resolution is 112×300 pixels and the pixel density is 303 PPI. It uses an octa-core processor with a clock speed of 2.95 GHz and comes with up to 8 GB of RAM.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has a dual rear camera setup. There is a 12-megapixel wide-angle camera and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with it. The company has talked about HDR10 + video recording on the phone. The Samsung Z Flip on the front panel has a 10-megapixel selfie sensor.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip’s inbuilt storage is 256 GB and there is no support for micro SD cards. Connectivity features include 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 AC, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C, NFC and GPS (A-GPS). Accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, fingerprint sensor, gyroscope, magnetometer, and proximity sensor are part of the phone.
The dimension of Galaxy Z Flip when folded is 87.4×73.6×17.33 millimeters. The dimension is 167.3×73.6×7.2 millimeters when unfolded. It weighs 183 grams. The phone has a single mono speaker. Its battery is 3,300 mAh and it supports fast charging.
The Galaxy Z Flip handset comes with a Flex Mode UI that is built in partnership with Google. This can be enabled by the Highway Hinge which allows users to open the Galaxy Z Flip from different angles.
The Flex mode of the Galaxy Z Flip allows users to use the primary foldable display as ‘two 4-inch screens’.
Samsung Galaxy Z flip Specification
|OS||Android 10 OS|
|Chipset||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855|
|Internal||256GB Built-in, 8GB RAM|
|Primary||Dual Camera: 12 MP main sensor, LED Flash|
|Others||Geo-tagging, touch focus, HDR, panorama, Video (2160p@30/60fps)|
|2G Bands||SIM1: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 SIM2: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900|
|3G Bands||HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100|
|Sim||Dual Sim, Dual Standby (Nano-SIM)|
|Type||Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors, Multitouch|
|Protection||To be confirmed|
|3.5mm jack||3.5mm Audio Jack, MP3/WAV/WMA/eAAC+/FLAC player, MP4/WMV/H.265 player, Speaker Phone|
|Others||Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic, Document viewer, Photo video/editor|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot|
|Bluetooth||v5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX|
|GPS||Yes + A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|Radio||(not yet confirmed)|
|USB||3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Others||GPRS, Edge, 3G HSPA, 4G LTE-A|
|Sensors||Accelerometer, Compass, Fingerprint, Gyro, Proximity|
|Messaging||SMS(threaded view), MMS, Email, Push Mail, IM|
|Others||YesBuilt-in + Downloadable|
|Type||(Li-Po Nonremovable), 3300 mAh|
|Others||– Fast battery charging 15W|
|Colors||Black, Purple, White|
|Price in Pakistan||Rs. 279,999/-|