Samsung has finally announced the rumoured foldable Galaxy smartphone Samsung Galaxy Fold in the official event in San Francisco along with the Galaxy S10 5G, Galaxy S10, Galaxy S10+ and Galaxy S10e. The Samsung Galaxy Fold has a 7.3-inch QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 4.2:3 aspect ratio Infinity Flex Display that also folds into a compact device with a 4.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED 21:9 aspect ratio cover display.
It has a new polymer layer that makes the display 50% thinner than the typical smartphone display making it flexible and tough. This device has a fingerprint sensor on the side and comes with two batteries that make a total of 4,380mAh with support for wired and wireless fast charging. It is priced at $1,980 for the 5G variant, while the 4G variant will be available later. It will be available in the U.S. through AT&T and T-Mobile starting April 26th with Space Silver, Cosmos Black, Martian Green and Astro Blue colour options.
The Samsung Galaxy Fold features a 7.3-inch QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 4.2:3 aspect ratio main display, 4.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED 21:9 aspect ratio cover display and is powered by an Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 640 GPU. It comes with 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM with 512GB of inbuilt storage (UFS 2.1).
It runs on Android 9.0 (Pie) out of the box. It features a triple rear camera with a 12-megapixel Dual Pixel camera with LED Flash, f/2.4-f/1.5 variable aperture, OIS, a 12-megapixel Telephoto lens with 45° FoV, f/2.4 aperture and a 16-megapixel 123° Ultra Wide sensor with an f/2.2 aperture with 0.5X/2X optical zoom, up to 10X digital zoom.
It has dual front cameras with a 10-megapixel Dual Pixel camera with 80° wide-angle lens, f/1.9 aperture along with a secondary 8-megapixel depth sensor with f/2.2 aperture, 90° FoV. It also has a 10-megapixel cover camera with f/2.2 aperture. The device is powered by a 4,380mAh battery with fast Charging both on wired and wireless (WPC and PMA) charging and comes with stereo speakers tuned by AKG along with Dolby Atmos support. It has a side-mounted Fingerprint sensor and comes with connectivity options such as 5G Sub6 / mmWave (28G, 39G), 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ax (2.4/5GHz), VHT80 4×4 MIMO, Bluetooth 5, GPS with GLONASS, USB 3.1, NFC, MST.