Samsung recently launched the second-generation of the Galaxy Z Fold that was released around the same time last year. The Korean smartphone manufacturer company launched the Galaxy Z Fold during the second Unpacked Event of the Year. The new foldable phone is available to pre-order in some regions at $1,999.
Samsung is the first company to roll out the foldable smartphones in the global market with the Galaxy Z Fold. They then released the Galaxy Z Flip earlier this year in Samsung’s first edition of Unpacked Event 2020. The first foldable smartphone did have some issues in build quality, design, and features. Dr. TM Roh — Samsung Mobile chief — said that the new foldable phones have potentially overcome all those previous issues.
The new foldable smartphone also new innovations in order to enhance the overall user experience. The new smartphone has reportedly arrived in better quality in comparison to the previous phone. Galaxy Z Fold 2 also features the 5G connectivity, so it has been called — Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G: Specifications
The new foldable smartphone runs on Android 10, along with the One UI 2.5. Galaxy Z Fold 2 has a 6.2-inch Infinity-O Cover Screen with a 120Hz refresh rate. The device becomes a tablet phone when unfolded and houses a massive 7.6-inch main display. The base variant comes with 12 GB of RAM and 256 GB internal memory. There is another variant that comes with 512 GB, but the storage is non-expandable.
Talking about the chipset, the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SoC powers the device smoothly. The phone has three rear camera setup, which has three 12 MP sensors with varied features — wide-angle lens, ultra-wide-angle lens, and a telephoto lens. As for the front camera setup, there are two 10 MP sensors used while folded and unfolded. The device support fast-charging and wireless charging for its 4,500 mAh battery.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G: Price
Pre-order has started in certain regions, but in the US, the phone will be available from September 18. The starting price of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G is US$1,999, AU$2,700, £1,799, and AED7,300.