Samsung has launched the new Samsung W20 Foldable smartphone that looks similar to the Galaxy Fold smartphone but has a powerful Snapdragon 855 Plus processor instead of Snapdragon 855 SOC on the Fold. It has a white back and comes with a smaller battery than the Fold. The pricing details of the new Samsung W20 5G were not shared by the company, however, it will be available in China in December. The W20 5G has dual displays like the Fold and comes with 12Gigs of RAM, dual front cameras and a side-mounted fingerprint scanner. There are no details currently available of its global roll-out about which we will be available to know soon, however, it’s not expected to launch outside China.
The Samsung Galaxy 5G foldable smartphone comes with a 7.3-inch QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 4.2:3 aspect ratio main display with 2152×1536 pixels resolution and has a secondary 4.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED 21:9 aspect ratio cover display with 720×1680 pixels resolution. It is powered by an Octa-Core Snapdragon 855 Plus (1 x Kryo 485 at 2.96GHz + 3 x Kryo 485 at 2.42GHz + 4 x Kryo 385 at 1.8GHz) 7nm Mobile Platform with 675MHz Adreno 640 GPU. It comes with 12GB of LPDDR4x RAM along with 512GB of inbuilt storage (UFS 3.0) capacity. It runs on the Android 9.0 (Pie) out of the box instead of the Android 10.
It has a 12-megapixel Dual Pixel rear 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 f/2.2 aperture with 0.5X/2X optical zoom and up to 10X digital zoom. It also has a 10-megapixel Dual Pixel front-facing camera with 80° wide-angle lens, f/1.9 aperture along with a secondary 8-megapixel depth sensor camera with f/2.2 aperture and 90° FoV. It also has a 10-megapixel cover camera with f/2.2 aperture. It has a 4,235mAh battery with fast charging support both on wired and wireless (WPC and PMA) methods. It supports 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 connectivity options. It also comes with stereo speakers tuned by AKG, Dolby Atmos and has a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. It measures 160.9×117.9×6.9/15.7-17.1mm and weight 276 grams.