Samsung Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone launched in India (Photo Credit: Twitter)
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip foldable phone has finally gone official in India. The key features on the smartphone maker’s second foldable phone include Infinity Flex Display, dual rear camera setup, and a 3,300mAh battery, among others. As mentioned earlier, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip features an Infinity Flex Display that bends from the middle of the screen to provide the clamshell form factor. According to a report of NDTV’s Gadgets 360, the Flex Mode in Samsung’s second foldable device lets you use two apps in split-screen mode when the phone is partially bent. The Galaxy Z Flip also has a small secondary cover screen for notifications.
The Price for the lone 8GB + 256GB model variant of Samsung Galaxy Z Flip in India has been set at Rs 1,09,999. The company’s second foldable phone comes in Mirror Black, Mirror Purple, Mirror Gold colour options. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is now available for pre-orders via Samsung e-store and select offline retailers. Deliveries of the foldable phone for pre-order customers will begin from February 26.
It is worth mentioning here that Samsung Galaxy Z Flip in the US costs $1,380 (approx. Rs 98,400).
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip packs a foldable 6.7-inch full-HD (1080x2636 pixels) Dynamic AMOLED Infinity Flex display with a 21.9:9 aspect ratio and 425ppi pixel density. Also, there is a secondary 1.1-inch (112x300 pixels) Super AMOLED display with 303ppi pixel density.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip supports dual-SIM (Nano + eSIM) technology and runs on Android 10 with a tweaked version of OneUI. Under the hood, the foldable phone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ SoC, paired with 8GB of RAM. The phone offers an internal storage of 256GB. However, there’s no option to expand the storage further with a microSD card.
On the imaging front, Samsung Galaxy Z Flip comes equipped with a dual-camera setup that houses a 12-megapixel wide-angle sensor and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle shooter. On the front, there is a 10-megapixel camera for selfies.
Connectivity options on the foldable phone include Bluetooth v5.0, 4G LTE, USB Type-C, NFC, MST, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, and GPS (A-GPS). The fingerprint sensor is situated on the side of the phone. The device packs a 3,300mAh battery with fast charging support, and has a single mono speaker. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip measures 87.4x73.6x17.33mm when folded, and 167.3x73.6x7.2mm when unfolded. The device weighs 183 grams.