After weeks of leaks and rumors, Samsung has finally launched its new foldable phones for 2021. The company has launched two new devices in the form of Galaxy Z Flip 3 and the Galaxy Z Fold 3. These are the latest foldable phones in the country and they have been launched with an interesting set of features as well as top of the line hardware for flagship phones.
While the Z Flip 3 is the successor to last year’s Galaxy Z Flip, the Z Fold 3 comes as an update to the Z Fold 2 released in 2020. Of the two, the Z Fold 3 offers the most impressive specs, even better cameras. .
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 features a 6.2-inch AMOLED screen on the outside that supports a resolution of 2262×832 pixels. Inside, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 comes with a 7.6-inch foldable AMOLED panel that supports a resolution of 2208×1768 pixels. The screen also hides a 4MP in-screen camera. Compared to the Z Fold 2, the phone gets faster refresh rates on both displays as they support a 120Hz refresh rate.
Under the hood, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 is powered by Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 888 SoC. This is combined with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage. The foldable smartphone packs a 4400mAh battery that supports 25W charging. In terms of optics, it comes with a 12MP triple camera setup, with ultra-wide, telephoto, and wide-angle lenses. The camera on the cover of the device is a 10MP lens, while the lens under the display of the device is a 4MP lens.
The phone has been launched in three new colors: Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver. It has been announced that the phone will start with a retail price of $ 1,799.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is a foldable device that comes with a 6.7-inch foldable AMOLED screen that offers support for a resolution of 2640 x 1080 pixels. This display supports a fast refresh rate of 120Hz. When the device is folded, the user is exposed to a 1.9-inch AMOLED display that supports a resolution of 512×260 pixels.
Below we again have the Snapdragon 888 chipset, paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of storage. The on-board battery pack is a 3300 mAh pack with support for 15 W fast charging. In terms of optics, the phone has a 10-megapixel selfie and a dual lens setup on the back – a lens setup of 12 megapixels + 12 megapixels.
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 is available in multiple colors including cream, green, lavender, ghost black starting at $ 999. There will also be three additional colors: gray, white and pink, available exclusively through Samsung.com.