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Samsung Galaxy Fold finally launched, Get Your Own!

Samsung Galaxy Fold

According To Latest Tech News, Samsung’s Galaxy Fold will first go on sale in Korea starting September 6 with other markets to follow. It is also expected to release in other countries too.

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Samsung Galaxy Fold has been launched in Korea on September 6.
  • Galaxy Fold is expected to launch in All Countries as well, but an exact date is yet to be revealed.
  • Galaxy Fold was initially delayed due to problem with the design that has now been fixed.

Finally, the wait is over, Samsung fans have been waiting for many years. The Samsung officially announced the release of its first foldable Android Smartphone on Thursday, 5/9/2019. First, fold Stock Will be sale in South Korea.

It will also be launched in other markets like France, Germany, Singapore, the UK, and the US soon after. While other countries haven’t been mentioned in the press release.

Samsung is going to release a 5G version of the Galaxy Fold in select countries like Pakistan, China. The Galaxy Fold comes in Cosmos Black and Space Silver colors.

Specs

It is one of the first commercially launched foldable smartphones as it sports a 7.3-inch Infinity Flex display that folds inwards to close the device like a clamshell. This is a Dynamic AMOLED display with an unusual 4.2:3 aspect ratio.

The flexible display and hinge design met with some issues earlier this year, which caused Samsung to postpone the launch of the Galaxy Fold by several months. The company says that the design and construction have been improved so those issues don’t repeat themselves.

Camera

There is also a secondary 4.6-inch HD+ Super AMOLED display on the face of the cover of the Galaxy Fold. It also comes with a number of cameras – a 10MP selfie camera on the cover, a 10MP + 8MP dual-camera setup on top of the inner flexible screen, and a triple camera setup on the back that includes a 12MP main camera with variable aperture, 16MP ultra wide-angle camera, and 12MP telephoto lens.

Performance

The Galaxy Fold is equipped with Snapdragon 855 processor and 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. The global variant of the Galaxy Fold may feature an Exynos 9825 SoC, but this hasn’t been confirmed just yet. The Fold also comings with a 4,380mAh battery that is split into two in order to allow the device to fold up.

Android Pie

Android Pie has been added to run seamlessly on both the large 7.3-inch squarish display and the smaller 4.6-inch screen. One User interface for Galaxy Fold features a Multi-Active Window that allows you to run multiple at once for better multitasking. There is also a feature called App Continuity that lets you transition from shooting a video with the device closed to watching it on the large screen when you open the Fold.

Price

The Galaxy Fold is supposed to be priced at USD 1,980 in the US, which means it is expected to launch in globally at a cool Rs 1,40,000 as an approximate figure. You can check the current price on the amazon link below