Samsung has launched the foldable smartphone Samsung Galaxy Fold that comes with dual displays, 6 cameras, up to 12GB of RAM and an extremely steep price. The Galaxy Fold was launched back in February this year at an official event and now the company has finally launched it. The Galaxy Fold is priced at Rs. 1,64,999 (around $2,327.81) in India and is available for pre-order in India from Samsung’s official online store, Samsung Shop and from offline retailers in around 35 cities across select 315 outlets. The device will begin shipping from October 20, 2019, and it will be available in Cosmos Black colour option only.
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. It has a new polymer layer that makes the display 50% thinner than the typical smartphone display making it flexible and tough. It 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 the 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.