Rumors about Samsung’s subsequent foldable, the vertically folding Galaxy Z Flip, have been swirling for weeks. However because of a brand new leak, the complete particulars for the upcoming foldable telephone have been revealed. WinFuture’s leak is the most important but for the upcoming gadget, with official renders from Samsung and a full spec sheet for the Galaxy Z Flip.
As anticipated, the Z Flip will characteristic a 6.7-inch, 22:9 facet ratio foldable OLED show with an FHD+ (2636 x 1080) decision. Not like the Galaxy Fold, the brand new leak confirms that the Z Flip will characteristic an “extremely skinny glass” show, as a substitute of the extra fragile plastic panel that brought on points on the Fold. Like Samsung’s different latest telephones, the Z Flip will characteristic a centrally situated hole-punch digicam on the within for selfies. There’s additionally a second show on the skin: a 1.06-inch (300 x 116) OLED panel that can be utilized to inform the time and for displaying easy notifications.
As for the interior specs, the Galaxy Z Flip options strong — if barely outdated — specs: a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus (notably not the most recent Snapdragon 865 flagship that’s anticipated to return with the Galaxy S20 lineup), 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of inner storage.
When it comes to ports, there’s only a single USB-C port for charging and audio. There’s no expandable microSD card slot and no three.5mm headphone jack. Additionally lacking is assist for 5G; the Galaxy Z Flip will solely assist LTE networks.
The Galaxy Z Flip will characteristic three cameras: a twin digicam setup on the skin of the telephone consisting of a 12-megapixel essential lens and a 12-megapixel extremely extensive angle lens, and a single 10-megapixel digicam on the within.
The truth that the Galaxy Z Flip doesn’t wow on specs isn’t essentially an issue for Samsung: WinFuture notes that the plan is to promote the Z Flip on its futuristic type and distinctive design (an identical technique as Motorola’s upcoming foldable Razr.) Prospects searching for a maxed-out monster will doubtless do higher off with the S20 lineup (notably, the S20 Extremely) — the Z Flip is supposed for influencers and clients who prioritize design over sheer specs.
Pricing and launch dates haven’t been confirmed but, however an earlier leak from XDA’s Max Weinbach means that the Galaxy Z Flip will value $1,400 and launch on February 14th.