For $1,449.99, you can have the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G with the same specs as the 4G variant, but the 5G, price, and the upgraded Snapdragon 865 Plus processor will put some bars between them.
The South Korea tech giant, Samsung just announced the 5G variant of the 4G Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone, which is $70 costs different. Anyways, Samsung said it will ship on August 5th.
Since Samsung will announce its next and best successor to its foldable lines, the company didn’t bother adding some spectacular efforts on the Galaxy Z Flip 5G, saving up its Research and Development (R&D) team works on the Galaxy Fold 2.
Samsung has an event organized for August 5th, and the company has some good plans for its gadgets, we are expecting devices such as Note 20 Ultra and a new Galaxy Buds. Clearing the Galaxy Z Flip 5G will pave more ways for other devices.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G Specs
*. Display: 6.7-inch FULL HD+ (2636 x 1080 pixels) 21.5:9 Dynamic AMOLED Infinity Flex display, external/ cover 1.1-inch (300 x 112 pixels) Super AMOLED display
*. Colors: Mystic Gray and Mystic Bronze colors option
*. Dimensions: 167.3 × 73.6 × 7.2mm (Unfolded)
*. Weight: 183 grams
*. Back cameras: 12-megapixels wide-angle, SuperSpeed dual pixel f/1.8 1.4μm Pixel Size and 12-megapixels ultra-wide lens with f/2.2 1.22μm Pixel Size, LED flash, HDR10+, OIS, Up to 8x digital zoom
*. Front camera: 10-megapixels selfie shooter with f/2.4 aperture
*. Processor: Octa-Core Snapdragon 865 Plus 7nm Mobile Platform
*. GPU: Adreno 650
*. RAM: 8GB RAM
*. Storage: 256GB internal storage
*. SIM: One eSIM and one Nano SIM
*. Connectivity: 5G SA/NSA, 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1 LE , ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS, Nano-SIM + eSIM
*. Battery: 3300mAh battery with 15w fast charging, 9w Qi wireless charging
The major issue with the original Galaxy Z Flip 4G LTE was not reported fixed by the company, which is the hinge and does not fold fully flat. Well, we certainly hope Samsung gives it a thought.
But Samsung added Flex mode on the 5G version, which allows the phone’s software to reconfigure when half-folded, which brings Youtube Flex mode to life. Samsung also noted that the Edge Panel feature is more robust, and Samsung’s camera app will work at more angles.
Samsung noted that the new 5G variant will be available in Mystic Gray and Mystic Bronze color option. And comes with Samsung Knox, a secure folder, facial recognition as its security factors.
The Galaxy Z Flip 5G is faster with Qualcomm’s latest chip, the Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G Mobile Platform for 10% better performance and has 5G Non-Standalone(NSA), 5G Standalone(SA), Sub6 support paired with Snapdragon X55 5G modem.
It comes with 8GB RAM with 256GB storage, 3300mAh battery with 15w fast charging, 9w Qi wireless charging, and also supports 4G, Wi-Fi 802.11 ax, Bluetooth 5.1 LE, ANT+, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G is priced at $1,449.99 (N670,000). Starting from August 7, you can start ordering for the phone in the US through AT&T, Best Buy, Samsung.com, T-Mobile, and Amazon.com.