Samsung Electronics has announced its fifth-generation Galaxy foldables, the Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5. These cutting-edge devices feature industry-leading form factors, offering users sleek designs, endless customization options, and powerful performance. Equipped with the new Flex Hinge, these foldables provide an aesthetically balanced and robust design, making the foldable experience both seamless and visually appealing.
Unrivalled Camera Capabilities with FlexCam
The Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5 are equipped with extraordinary camera capabilities, thanks to the FlexCam feature. Users can now take photos from creative angles, capturing stunning shots with ease. Additionally, the larger Flex Window on the Galaxy Z Flip5, now 3.78 times larger than the previous generation, offers an array of customization options, including graphical clocks and stylish frames that can match the face design of the user’s Galaxy Watch6 series.
Durability and Protection
Both Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5 are designed to meet durability expectations, ensuring their longevity. With a shock dispersion layer on the main screen and a redesigned back, the devices offer a more solid and robust display. The addition of IPX8 support, Armor Aluminum frames, and Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus® 2 applied to both the Flex Window and back cover further enhances their protection. The new Flex Hinge, featuring a dual rail structure, effectively diffuses external impacts.
Galaxy Z Flip5: Stylish and Compact
The Galaxy Z Flip5 stands out as a pocketable self-expression tool without compromise. The new Flex Window offers a myriad of customization options, and the device can be used effectively even when closed. Users can access useful information, check notifications, and access quick settings without having to open the device. The Galaxy Z Flip5 boasts an unparalleled camera experience, with users able to take high-quality selfies with the rear camera and capture hands-free photos from creative angles with FlexCam.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 Specifications:
|Display||6.7-inch FULL HD+ (2640 x 1080 pixels) 21.9:9 Dynamic AMOLED 2X Infinity Flex display|
|with 1~120Hz adaptive refresh rate, 425ppi|
|Cover Display||3.4-inch (720 x 748 pixels) Super AMOLED display, 60Hz refresh rate, 306 PPI|
|SoC||Up to 3.36GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen2 for Galaxy 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 740 GPU|
|RAM/ROM||8GB LPDDR5X RAM with 256GB / 512GB UFS 4.0 storage|
|SIM||One eSIM and one Nano SIM|
|Software||Android 13 with One UI 5.1.1|
|Rear Camera||Dual Cam, 12 MP Wide (f/1.8, 1.8 μm, OIS) + 12 MP Ultra-Wide (f/2.2, 123° 1.12 μm); Video:|
|Up to 4K 60fps|
|Front Camera||10MP with f/2.2 aperture|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G, Wi-Fi 6E 802.11 ax (2.4GHz + 5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3 LE, USB Type-C, NFC|
|Audio||USB Type-C Audio, Stereo Speakers, Dolby Atmos|
|Dimensions (Folded)||85.1 x 71.9 x 15.1 mm|
|Dimensions (Unfolded)||165.1 x 71.9 x 6.9 mm|
|Battery||3700mAh battery with 25W fast charging, 15W Qi wireless charging, Wireless PowerShare reverse|
Galaxy Z Fold5: The Ultimate Productivity Powerhouse
With its large screen and long-lasting battery, the Galaxy Z Fold5 is the ultimate productivity powerhouse. Equipped with improved Taskbar and two-handed drag-and-drop features, users can quickly switch between frequently used apps and easily move content between apps and screens. The slimmer and more compact S Pen Fold Edition allows for real-time annotating and ideation, making it a versatile tool for productivity on the go.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 Specifications:
|Main Screen||7.6-inch (2176 x 1812 pixels) QXGA+ 21.6:18 Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display, 374ppi, 1~120Hz adaptive|
|refresh rate, HDR10+, up to 1750 nits peak brightness|
|Cover Display||6.2-inch (2316 x 904 pixels) 23.1:9 HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Cover Display, 402ppi, 48~120Hz adaptive|
|refresh rate, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection|
|SoC||Up to 3.36GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy 4nm Mobile Platform with Adreno 740|
|RAM/ROM||12GB LPDDR5X RAM, 256GB / 512GB / 1TB (UFS 4.0) storage|
|SIM||Dual SIM (nano + nano) and one eSIM|
|Software||Android 13 with One UI 5.1.1|
|Rear Camera||50 MP (f/1.8, OIS, Dual Pixel AF) main + 12 MP 123˚ Ultra-wide (f/2.2, 1.12 μm) + 10MP telephoto|
|(f/2.4 1.0 μm, OIS, PDAF, 3x optical zoom), 30X space zoom|
|Front Camera||10 MP front camera with 1.22 μm, f/2.2 aperture; 4MP Under Display (f/1.8, 2.0μm, FOV: 80˚)|
|Connectivity||5G, Dual 4G VoLTE, Wi-Fi 802.11 6E (2.4/5GHz), Bluetooth 5.3, GPS with GLONASS, USB Type-C, NFC|
|Audio||USB Type-C Audio, Stereo speakers, Dolby Atmos|
|Side-mounted Fingerprint Sensor||Yes|
|Dimensions (Folded)||154.9 x 67.1 x 13.4mm|
|Dimensions (Unfolded)||154.9 x 129.9 x 6.1 mm|
|Battery||4400mAh battery with 25W wired and 15W wireless (WPC and PMA) charging, 4.5W reverse wireless|
Sustainability and Positive Impact
Samsung demonstrates its commitment to sustainability with the Galaxy Z Flip5 and Fold5. These devices feature a wider variety of recycled materials, including pre-consumer recycled glass and aluminum, as well as post-consumer recycled plastics sourced from discarded fishing nets, water barrels, and PET bottles. Even the paper used for their packaging box is made using 100 percent recycled material. The devices come with five years of security updates and four generations of OS upgrades, extending their product lifecycle.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5/Flip5 Foldable Pricing & Availability
Samsung has revealed the pricing details for its latest offerings, the Galaxy Z Fold5 and Galaxy Z Flip5. The Galaxy Z Fold5 comes with three storage options: 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB, priced at USD 1799.99, USD 1919.99, and USD 2159.99, respectively. In Indian currency, that translates to approximately Rs. 1,47,650, Rs. 1,57,495, and Rs. 1,77,180. On the other hand, the Galaxy Z Flip5 is available in two storage variants: 256GB and 512GB, priced at USD 999.99 and USD 1119.99, which is approximately Rs. 82,010 and Rs. 91,855, respectively.
Both devices are set to be available for pre-order in select markets starting from July 26, and the official release is scheduled for August 11. Consumers can look forward to a wide range of colors and accessories to customize their smartphones according to their preferences. The specific pricing for the Indian market will be officially revealed tomorrow at 10 AM.
“Samsung is revolutionizing the mobile industry with foldables by setting the standard and continually refining the experience. Every day, more people choose our foldables because they offer an experience people want that they can’t get on any other device. Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5 are the latest devices that prove our commitment to meeting the needs of our customers through innovative technology.”said TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics.