The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is a foldable smartphone with a 6.7-inch display that closes in half. It has a durable thin glass that is better than the plastic Galaxy fold screen and also. Its overall execution is better than the new Motor Razr. It has a neat folding concept and also a cool split-screen UI with a premium feel. But, its quite expensive and has a very tiny cover display. The Samsung foldable is durable and its foldable flip turns head.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Review
Despite the fact that the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is quite expensive, it’s sold out throughout the world. The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is about the same price as the Galaxy S20 Ultra in most regions. But it’s more expensive than the Samsung Galaxy S20 and the S20 Plus. The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip benefits from the new Moto Razr having come out in the same month. Despite offering tons of nostalgia, Motorola’s foldable flip phone seems disappointing. Samsung beats it in every category with better specs, especially a better battery capacity.
Also, the small 1.1-inch cover display on the front does not give a lot of room but when it comes to quick information and notifications like the time and battery percentage, it packs in the basic essential.
On the unfolded screen, inside you will find the Flex UI which allows multitasking with two apps and in some cases, it enables the controls of one app to be laid out across the Full HD+ Screen. The camera quality and the chipset are also great but not the best, unlike the S20 series which packs more better camera sensors and robust internals.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip can also be bent over frontwards and Samsung says also that the Galaxy Z Flip is the full screen that fits in your pocket and that’s absolutely true!. You could mistake the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip for a typical Android phone if you don’t pay attention to the faint crease across the middle of the screen and the collapse that hinge down.
The Z Flip screen has a resolution of 2636×1080 (21.9:9 aspect ratio, 425ppi) and Samsung says that the “ultra-thin” glass panel can survive more than 200,000 folds. When the Samsung Z Flip is being folded. It measures 73.6×87.4×17.3mm but when it’s being opened, it measures 73.6×167.3×7.2mm and it weighs 183g significantly less than the 276g folds. Its camera combines a 12-megapixel ultra-wide sensor. And a 12-megapixel wide-angle sensor then a 10-megapixel selfie camera.
The specs of Samsung Z Flip are yet to be released by Samsung, although, the chipset is believed to be the Snapdragon 855 Plus. Which launched in the second half of 2019 rather than the newest dragon Snapdragon 865. The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip battery has a capacity of 3200mAh, an 8GB RAM and 256GB of internal storage onboard. The Z Flip doesn’t support 5G and also there is no 3.5mm microphone jack and no opportunity to boost storage via a microSD slot either.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip release date and Price
The release date for Galaxy Z Flip is on the 14th of February. And will be available in Black, Purple and in some markets, Gold.
The Galaxy Z Flip is predictably very expensive with prices starting at $1380 in the US and £1300 in the UK. This price might sound quite expensive. But its actually a decrease when compared to the Samsung Galaxy Fold which retailed $1980 at launch.