Today, August 5th at 7:30 IST, Samsung hosted it’s Samsung Unpacked Event. During this event, Samsung launched several of its new devices.
For more info about all the products launched check out Samsung Unpacked: Full Coverage
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Price, Specs, and other Details
Firstly the unboxing experience, is something Samsung has focussed on. Have a look at the image below.
Now, the whole chassis is thinner than before, and the gap between the screens has been minimized. Samsung seems to have worked on the folding mechanism, and it is more seamless than the previous versions, as per the claims.
Samsung has also announced a collaboration with Thom- Browne New York, for some stunning looking devices, like these.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is the successor to the Original Galaxy Fold launched last year. Samsung has refined the design of the original Fold, improved the original Fold’s strong suits and rectified the issues with its predecessor. It is available in Mystic Black and Mystic Bronze offerings.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 carries the premium design from the Note 20 Ultra. It comes with a premium glass back and a glass display when folded. Its inner unfolded screen is made of plastic as glass can’t be folded.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 doesn’t have any IP rating since foldable have movable parts which are nearly impossible to waterproof.
The foldable glass of the Z Fold 2. Samsung says, it needs to strike a balance between durability, and flexibility, to get the best of both worlds. The technology used here by Samsung is called, Ultra-Thin Glass or (UTG). This technology enables Samsung to improve the foldable screen experience.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 features a 7.6-inch Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 120 Hz (1768X2208) inner display, and the external display is a 6.23-inch Super AMOLED display. The screen on the Galaxy Z Fold 2 is HDR 10+ certified just the Note series.
The inner foldable display Samsung AMOLED has a refresh rate of 120 Hz while the outer display is capped at 60 Hz. This means that gaming, consuming media on the large foldable screen would be incredible. Just like the Note series both the displays on the Galaxy Z Fold 2 provide vibrant colours, refresh rate, excellent brightness, and contrast.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 comes equipped with the same processor as the Note series the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ globally (unlike the Note series which comes with Exynos 990 outside US and Canada). It also packs massive 12 GB LPPDDR4X RAM and 256 GB UFS 3.1 with expandable storage.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 packs the triple camera setup of the Note 20 5G. It has a 12 MP f/1.8 primary camera with 1.8-micron pixels and PDAF, laser autofocus. There’s a 64 MP telephoto camera capable of 3X optical zoom and 30X digital Zoom and a 12 MP f2.2 ultrawide camera to capture a wider field of view.
The rear camera is capable of 4K 60 FPS video recording and the front; the Galaxy Z Fold 2 features a 10 MP f/2.2 camera capable of 4K 60 FPS video recording and excellent quality selfies. The camera on the cover display is the same as the camera which resides on the inner foldable display.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 is equipped with a massive 4500 mAh battery with support for 25W fast charging and 11W wireless charging. It also boasts 9W reverse wireless charging to top-up your Galaxy Buds and other wireless accessories.
Price and Availability
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 will be full unveiled on September 1st along with its price and availability. More Information about the Galaxy Z Fold 2 would be announced in a later event on 1st September. Stay tunes to Tech2Stop, as we would be covering that one as well.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 seems like a significant setup from the Original Galaxy Fold and feels like a much more refined product now. The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 seems like the Best Foldable Smartphone in the market right now.
Samsung Unpacked 2020 Event just happened, and among many products launched, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 was one of them.
Let’s Talk about what was told about the Galaxy Z Fold 2 at the event. We are gonna discuss to the point stuff. Now the original Galaxy Fold was launched last year and had multiple flaws in it. This time Samsung claims to have improved a lot.
In case you missed on the Unpacked event, check out our full coverage here.
Follow us on Google News to Stay Updated!