Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Foldable Smartphone Launched
Along with theGalaxy S20 series
, Samsung also launched theGalaxy Z Flip
Galaxy Z Flip features a 6.7-inch display that folds into a compact form factor that fits in the palm of your hand. Designed withHideaway Hinge
and custom-built UX, Galaxy Z Flip provides new ways to capture, share and experience content.
When closed, it is a stylish, compact palm-sized device. When opened, its screen size nearly doubles to reveal a stunning 6.7-inch display. Galaxy Z Flip features anInfinity Flex Display
with Samsung’s proprietary bendableUltra Thin Glass (UTG)
, and a centered in-display camera cutout at the top with no notch and with Samsung’s first-ever 21.9:9 ratio, so you can enjoy even more of your favorite content such as cinema-ratio 21:9 shows and movies.
Galaxy Z Flip’s Hideaway Hinge is backed by a dual CAM mechanism that ensures every flip and fold is smooth and stable. Galaxy Z Flip can stay open at a range of angles, like a laptop screen. The Hideaway Hinge system also integrates Samsung’s new sweeper technology, which uses nylon fibers crafted by micro-height-cutting technology to repel dirt and dust.
When Galaxy Z Flip unfolds, it can stay open at multiple angles, unlocking opportunities for selfies that show more of the world around you and expressive video chats with Google Duo – all hands-free.
Samsung worked closely with Google to designFlex mode
– a custom-built user experience for Galaxy Z Flip’s unique forward folding form factor. When the device is free-standing, the display automatically splits into two 4-inch screens so you can easily view images, contents or videos on the top half of the display, and control them on the bottom half. Easily watch and navigate YouTube – stream on the top while searching for other videos, reading descriptions and writing comments on the bottom
On the Galaxy Z Flip, you can capture stunningNight Hyperlapse videos
or vivid low light shots withNight mode
– no flash needed. Just open your device and place it on a table. When closed, quickly capture one-handed high-quality selfies using the rear camera without unfolding. When closed, check the date, time and battery status at a glance on the cover display. You can get real time notifications so you can easily answer a call without unfolding or respond to a text by simply tapping the notification and unfolding your Galaxy Z Flip.
Galaxy Z Flip features an optimized dual battery system that holds more power without taking up more space – wired or wirelessly quick charge, plus withWireless PowerShare
, you can wirelessly charge up yourGalaxy Buds
or even a friend’s device.Samsung Knox
protects users and their device from the chip to the software level and receives monthly and quarterly security updates. Users also get services that enable secure payment options with Samsung Pay, health and wellness tracking and monitoring with Samsung Health, and access to more than 5,000 Samsung and partner smart products through SmartThings.
Galaxy Z Flip is available now for pre-order from the official Samsung website in limited quantities in Mirror Purple and Mirror Black colors, and available in select markets including the U.S. and South Korea on February 14, 2020, followed by the Mirror Gold color in select countries.Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics,
At Samsung, we were encouraged by the excitement for the Galaxy Fold. Galaxy Z Flip is an important next step as we look to build the foldable category by bringing to consumers a new form factor, new display and most importantly, a new kind of mobile experience. With Galaxy Z Flip’s unique foldable design and user experience, we’re redefining what a mobile device can be, and what it enables consumers to do.