New Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has a design similar to the Motorola Razr and arrives to complete the brand's folding line
THE Samsung presented on Tuesday (11) a new foldable smartphone. This is the Galaxy Z Flip, whose launch was expected today, during the Unpacked 2020, the brand's traditional annual event.
O Galaxy Z Flip arrives on the market to complete the company's folding line, next to the Galaxy Fold. Unlike its predecessor, the Z Flip more compact debut. It also doesn?t have a tablet-like design when opened, as with other launched foldables. In addition, the new smartphone comes with the proposal to be more accessible.
At Samsung, the excitement caused by the Galaxy Fold was a huge encouragement for everyone. The Galaxy Z Flip is a next and important step in the creation of the foldable category, bringing consumers a new format, a new display and, most importantly, a new type of mobile experience.
Dr. TM Roh, president and head of the mobile communications division at Samsung Electronics.
O Showmetech brings, directly from So Francisco (United States), the main details of the new Galaxy Z Flip revealed in Unpacked 2020.
O Galaxy Z Flip arrives on the market with a display Samsung Infinity Flex and resolution 2,636 1,080 pixels. When opened, its 6.7-inch screen is large and has the same dimensions as other newly launched models. The foldable has a front camera positioned at the top of the screen, in a central position.
On the outside of the device, the Samsung introduced another small screen of 1.06 inches of resolution 300 116 pixels. The Super AMOLED display is exclusively for viewing the time and notifications, and can always remain on.
The cameras Galaxy Z Flip are inferior in comparison to others presented in the Galaxy S20, S20 + and S20 Ultra. O Z Flip it has two main lenses: a 12 MP dual pixel, f / 1.8 aperture, 78 viewing angle, and another 12 MP ultra-wide aperture with f / 2.2 aperture and 123 viewing angle.
The front 10 megapixel dual pixel camera with f / 2.4 aperture and 80 viewing angle. This lens also has autofocus.
O Samsung Unpacked 2020 revealed that the company is dedicated to improving smartphone cameras. This direction in the new: in the last releases in Brazil, the Samsung emphasized the importance of creating content through the lens.
THE Samsung put in Galaxy Z Flip the powerful Snapdragon 855 Plus, gives Qualcomm. This chipset was developed to enhance connectivity experiences 5G and performs efficiently with games and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. In comparison with its predecessor, the Snapdragon 855 Plus has improved performance by 15%.
Although equipped with 855+, O Z Flip does not support the fifth generation of mobile internet. The smartphone has 8 GB of RAM and internal storage of 256 GB.
The device rotates Android 10, an operating system recently launched by Google.
O Z Flip has design clamshell similar to also recently released Motorola razr. The folding Samsung slightly lighter than the competitor: only 183 grams of Z Flip against 205 grams of Razr.
With technology Ultra Thin Glass (exclusive to the brand), the new Z Flip has ultra thin glass, which differs even from Fold It's from Rarz. The feature eliminates the use of plastic, leaving the smartphone thinner, with a premium appearance and, consequently, less prone to scratches. Thanks to its foldable construction, the user can use the cell phone as a ?notebook?.
THE Samsung took great care in the development of the hinges, especially to avoid the accumulation of dust. In addition to being hidden, the hinge system uses nylon fibers that prevent dirt from entering.
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O Galaxy Z Flip arrives in stores from February 14, 2020 for 1,380 dollars. Available colors are: black (Mirror Black)ultraviolet (Mirror Purple) and in selected markets, golden (Mirror Gold).
As we advance here in Showmetech, O Z Flip disembarks in Brazil in the next month and will be marketed by R $ 8,999. This means that it arrives to compete directly with the Motorola razr. In national territory, we will have ultraviolet and black colors available.
|Specifications||Galaxy Z Flip|
|Dimensions||167.3 x 73.6 x 7.2 mm (open) 87.4 x 73.6 x 17.3 mm (closed)|
|SIM Card||Nano-SIM, eSIM|
|Networks||LTE Cat.16 Download at 1.0 GbpsLTE Cat.13 Upload at 150 MbpsDownload at 1.0 Gbps / Upload at 150 Mbps|
|Screen||AMOLED Dinmico Infinity Flex6.7 inch2636 x 1080 pixels (21.9: 9) 425 ppi|
|Cameras||External: 12 MP f / 1.8 Wide12 MP f / 2.2 Ultra-Wide|
Front (internal): 10 MP f / 2.4
|Processor||Qualcomm SM8150 Snapdragon 855+ (7 nm)|
|RAM and storage||8 GB RAM 256 GB internal storage|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi axBluetooth 5.0GPSUSB-CNFC|
|Sensors||Digital printingaccelerometerBarometerGyroscopeGeomagnetic sensorHall effect sensor (digital, analogue) Proximity sensor RGB light sensor|
|Operational system||Android 10|
|Colors||black, ultraviolet and gold|
|Price||1,380 dollars (R $ 8,999 in Brazil)|
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