JAKARTA, MEDIAINI.COM – Folding cellphone models are actually not new, but this type seems to be in great demand. The reason is, the design is unique and easier to put in the pocket. The difference is that the latest folding cellphones are now much more capable.
Recently, Samsung released two of its newest folding cellphones, namely the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G on Wednesday 11 August 2021. Although, this is not the first time Samsung has released a folding cellphone model. Folding cellphones have advantages and uniqueness. Based on this Media search, here’s a list of prices and specifications for the latest Samsung folding cellphones with previous designs.
Samsung Folding HP Specifications and Prices
1. The latest series of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G
This folding cellphone that steals the attention and is widely coveted by Samsung is priced from Rp. 24 million to Rp. 26 million. Samsung’s first time embedding a camera sensor inside the screen (under display camera), precisely on the main screen of the Galaxy Z Fold 3. The hidden selfie camera has a resolution of 4 MP (f / 1.8). In addition, this phone is also equipped with an IPX8 protector which protects the phone from water at a depth of up to 1.5 meters for 30 minutes.
This Galaxy Z Fold3 5G has Corning Gorilla Glass Victus to protect the device from scratches and falls. The Galaxy Fold3 5G has dimensions of 67.1 x 158 x 6.4mm and weighs 271 grams when stretched, this is lighter than the previous phone, the Galaxy Fold2 which weighs 282 grams. For the back, there are three camera lenses consisting of a 12 MP (f/2.2) ultrawide, 12 MP (f/1.8) wide equipped with Dual Pixel AF and OIS, and a 12 MP telephoto that can be supported by 10X optical zoom. On the front, there is a single camera with a resolution of 10 MP.
2. Seri Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G
The second folding cellphone that is recommended is the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G series which is priced at Rp. 15 million. It weighs about 183 grams. The frame uses Premium Armor which is claimed to be the strongest frame. This phone has two rear cameras consisting of an ultrawide 12 MP (f/2.2) and a wide 12 MP (f/1.8). As for the front camera, it has a 10MP (f/2.4) resolution.
The main screen of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 spans 6.7 inches with the same type of panel as the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G. It has a screen resolution of 2,640 x 1,080 and supports a refresh rate of 120 Hz. Just like before, the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G also has a mini secondary screen on the top cover with a 1.9-inch span with a Super AMOLED panel with a display resolution of 112 x 300. Dimensions when cupped from this phone are 72.2 x 86.4 x 17, 1 mm. But when stretched, the dimensions change to 72.2 x 166.0 x 6.9 mm.
The Galaxy Z Flip3 5G has the same chipset as the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G, but with 8GB RAM options and two internal memory variants, namely 128GB and 256GB. The battery in this phone is 3,300 mAh. This Galaxy Z Flip3 5G runs the Android 11 operating system.
List of Samsung’s predecessor foldable cellphones
This is not the first time that Samsung has issued a folding cellphone, they have previously released a cellphone of this type. Here are some folding cellphones from Samsung that are already equipped with the Android operating system.
1. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G
On September 18, 2020, Samsung released the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G folding phone which immediately became the center of attention, because it was the successor to the previous series which was also selling well in the market. Featuring a screen that can be folded horizontally, this phone has been equipped triple camera in the rear and armed chipset most advanced in the world. Equipped with 12GB RAM and 256GB and 512GB of internal memory. Because it is classified as a flagship cellphone with 5G network connectivity, the price is still more expensive than the Samsung Z Flip series. The price of this phone is Rp. 23,331,000.
2. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip
Released in the same year as the Galaxy Z Fold2. Compared to the previous Galaxy Fold series, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip looks like a folding phone in general because it folds vertically. This phone is also simpler than its predecessor, which now looks more stylish and modern. This Samsung Galaxy Z Flip also delivers fast performance through chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ with a combination of 8GB RAM and 256GB internal memory. The price itself is Rp. 14,499,000.
3. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
Released on August 7, 2020, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G brings several changes in terms of the processor. Although in appearance it still looks the same, the version chipset The Snapdragon and Adreno GPU used have been inserted in the latest type. With a price that is not too far away, you can already get ready with 5G connectivity. Equipped with 8GB RAM and 256GB Internal Memory. The price of this phone is Rp. 16,000,000.
4. Samsung Galaxy Fold
Like the Galaxy Z Fold, the design of this phone is not flip normally, but opens horizontally which makes it look like a tablet. The specifications are also quite luxurious, namely with chipset Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 and 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal memory. Samsung is also known as a screen manufacturer smartphone best named AMOLED. The latest type of screen also uses Foldable Dynamic AMOLED on the Galaxy Fold. The price when it was just released was Rp. 26,499,000. (Izra Seva)
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