Samsung Electronics has introduced new devices with flexible screens – Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G. The third generation of foldable smartphones has fulfilled user expectations, as well as a number of technical improvements and interface optimizations.
When creating the new generation of Galaxy Z smartphones, special attention was paid to protecting devices from damage. For the first time, the Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 smartphones support IPX8 water resistance, so that the devices can be used in various weather conditions. Both devices feature a reinforced aluminum bezel and Corning Gorilla Victus glass to resist scratches and other damage. In addition, the Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 have a new screen protector and an improved glass structure for the main screen, which is 80% more durable than previous models.
The specially designed hinge still allows the smartphone to remain open at various angles, and thanks to improved technology, the fibers of the cleaning system have become shorter, protecting the smartphone from dust and other small particles entering the hinge, while ensuring durability and fast switching between the external and main screen. …
The Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 have also been tested by Bureau Veritas to withstand 200,000 folds over 5 years of standard use. In addition, smartphones are equipped with the latest high-performance processor, created using 5nm technology.
New Eco-Technology in the Galaxy Z Fold3 display delivers 29% brighter brightness with less power consumption. Smooth scrolling of the page and fast interaction with the device are made possible thanks to. refresh rate of 120 Hz, which is now available on both the main and external screens.
For the first time in the Galaxy Z series, Samsung is bringing the S Pen capabilities familiar to Note series fans. Users can take advantage of the optimized features of the S Pen on the Z Fold3’s home screen. Keeping notes on the main display of the Z Fold3 is now easier, and you can take notes during video calls or check your to-do list while reading emails. You can develop your creativity with the S Pen. The S Pen for Z Fold3 comes in two flavors, the S Pen Fold Edition and the S Pen Pro. Both versions feature a specially designed retractable Pro Tip with pressure limiting technology to protect the Z Fold3’s main screen from damage.
Productivity-minded users will also appreciate the Z Fold3’s Flex Mode features, which let you join a video conference at the top of the screen while taking notes at the bottom of the display. With the updated Multi-Active Window Z Fold3, you can easily plan your evening by checking the calendar – all on the big screen of your device. You can now create a shortcut on the Z Fold3 and open apps later thanks to the improved App Pair feature. The new taskbar allows you to quickly switch between applications without returning to the home screen.
The Z Flip3 comes in a variety of colors including gray, pink, and white. The redesigned external screen is now four times larger and makes it easier to view notifications and messages without having to open the main screen. You can check the graph, check the weather and track your steps with the new widgets available on the external screen, and match the display wallpaper with the Galaxy Watch4 and Galaxy Watch4 Classic to match the body color.
Camera features and Flex mode let you take hands-free selfies or take photos and videos with the Z Flip3 folded down by double-tapping the power button. Scrolling and sharing content is smoother with a new adaptive screen refresh rate of up to 120Hz.
The Z Flip3 features redesigned stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos support. The Flex Mode bar allows you to arrange applications in landscape or portrait mode. When the device is partially folded, the Flex Mode bar provides new ways to interact with the Z Flip3 by moving video to the top half of the screen and the brightness and volume icons to the bottom.
With the Galaxy Z series, you can use apps that unleash the potential of the flexible screen. Samsung is expanding partnerships with companies such as Google and Microsoft to enable users to run apps tailored to their needs. You can now complete tasks on the Microsoft Teams platform directly from your smartphone using Flex mode on Galaxy Z devices for online meetings. For high productivity, the Galaxy Z has a dual-pane Outlook mode that simultaneously opens a list of emails and a preview window just like on a PC.
Samsung has reimagined how app developers can create apps. The company maintains Remote Test Lab (RTL), allowing creators to install and test their designs in real time.
- The Galaxy Z Fold3 5G will go on sale in black and green for a suggested price of 159,990 rubles for the 256GB version and 169,990 rubles for the 512GB version.
- The Galaxy Z Flip3 will be available in beige, black, lavender and green for an MSRP of RUR 89,990 for the 128GB version and RUR94,990 for the 256GB version.
For those wishing to become the owner of new smartphones among the first from 17:00 on August 11 on the website and in the official stores of the brand, as well as from partners, pre-order will be open. Pre-order the Galaxy Fold3 and receive a complimentary S Pen case and Samsung Care + certification for 1 year.
When you pre-order the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G, you will receive a Samsung Care + certificate for 1 year. Exclusive colors will be available on Samsung.com – gray, pink and white.
Starting August 11, the Samsung Upgrade program provides an opportunity to purchase new smartphones at a 40% discount and replace with a new device in a year. The monthly payment for using the Galaxy Fold3 will be from 7,990 rubles, and for the Galaxy Flip3 from 4,500 rubles.
For the first time, Samsung Upgrade participants will have access to a test drive option: it allows you to test the folding form factor of devices and exchange them for another flagship Galaxy (S21, Note20, S20FE) for the first three months. You can use the trade-in service: hand over your old device and get a discount on new items.