So not just S10, S10e, S10 Plus and S10 5G: the era of folding equipment officially begins. But how much does Galaxy Fold cost? Let’s find out first the technical file and then the price.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Heart is Infinity Flex Display 7.3″ (Dynamic AMOLED), capable of closing itself and turning into a compact and easily portable device. Once opened, lets you better appreciate multimedia content, play games, or consult the web.
It is “a new category of equipment,” as determined by Chairman and CEO DJ Koh. “We created Galaxy Fold for those who want to prove what a premium folding device can do, beyond the limits of a traditional smartphone,” he added.
12GB of RAM, six cameras (three on the back, 2 inside and 1 on the cover), 2 batteries, AKG stereo, Bixby: these are some of the advanced specifications of the Samsung Galaxy Fold, the full technical features found below.
SAMSUNG GALAXY FOLD – SPEC
- The Android 9 Pie operating system
- Internal display: 7.3 “QXGA + Dynamic AMOLED (4.2: 3)
- External display: 4.6 “HD + Super AMOLED (21: 9)
- 64-bit octa-core processor made with 7nm process (S855)
- 12GB RAM LPDDR4x
- 512GB internal memory UFS3.0
- 4380mAh fast charging (also wireless) battery/charging cable compatible with fast loading speed 2.0 and AFC/Wireless charging in accordance with WPC and PMA
- Body: 10MP (f / 2.2)
- Front: 10MP (f / 2.2) + 8MP RGB for depth (f / 1.9)
- Back: 16MP ultra wide (f / 2.2) + 12MP Dual Pixel AF, OIS (f / 1.5-2.4) + 12MP telephoto with PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom (f / 2.4)
Samsung illustrates the main aspects in which it has worked to realize this innovative product category:
The internal display is the thin half of any other smartphone display: it is made of a new material that allows the panel to be flexible and at the same time extremely durable, “designed to last”.
The opening mechanism is a natural, “like a book” consisting of a (hidden) pendant with multiple gears that allow the device to close “with a pleasant click”.
Galaxy Fold – Innovations
The fingerprint sensor is on the side of the handset, exactly where you place your finger to hold the smartphone, while the weight is balanced by two separate batteries (which can simultaneously charge a second device via PowerShare wireless) and a ” justified distribution “from internal components.
Samsung Galaxy Fold is based on a custom interface (developed in conjunction with Google) to provide maximum experience, with the ability to open up to 3 applications at the same time and have a continuity in transactions between the external display and the interior. In addition, it is always possible for the device to connect to a PC via Samsung DeX. But how much does Galaxy Fold cost?
Samsung Galaxy Fold – Price
Samsung Galaxy Fold will be available for purchase in Silver Space, Cosmos Black, Martian Green and Astro Blue from 26th April 2019 starting in $1,980 (around 2,000 € in Europe).