Last week, Samsung introduced its second foldable smartphone called the Galaxy Z Flip at an event in San Francisco. A few hours after the launch, the brand started allowing interested buyers to pre-register for the device. Today, Samsung has announced the pricing of the Galaxy Z Flip for India. The phone carries a hefty price tag of Rs 1,09,999. The handset will be available to pre-order in the country starting from February 21st. The sales package of the Galaxy Z Flip will have a clear cover case, a pair of earbuds, a wall charger, and a USB Type-C cable, apart from the phone itself. The handset will start shipping in the country from February 26th.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip will be available for pre-booking on the brand’s e-store and select retail stores. As part of the launch offers, the handset is being offered with one year of Samsung Care+ service, which provides one-time screen protection for both of its displays at a discounted fee. In addition, the device is bundled with four months of free YouTube premium and up to 12-month of interest-free EMI option. Also, those who buy the handset from the brand’s website will be offered premium white glove delivery.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip specifications and features
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip flaunts a clamshell design, just like the Moto razr. The phone has a 6.7-inch main display on the inside with full HD+ resolution, HDR10+ support, and an Ultra Thin Glass cover. On the outside, the device has a 1.1-inch AMOLED display bearing a resolution of 300 x 112 pixels and Gorilla Glass 6 protection. The handset has a hole on top of the main screen to house the single 10MP Dual Pixel AF selfie shooter. On the outside, the device has a dual primary camera setup comprising of a 12MP Dual Pixel main snapper and a 12MP ultra-wide-angle secondary camera.
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip offers the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+ processor, which is accompanied by 8GB of RAM and a massive 256GB of native storage. Software-wise, the smartphone boots the latest version of Android i.e. Android 10 with the brand’s OneUI 2.0 interface on top. In terms of connectivity, the device has 4G LTE, dual-band Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.0, NFC, USB Type-C port, and A-GPS with GLONASS.
In terms of security, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has a fingerprint sensor, which is placed on its right side on the top half of the foldable design. The smartphone is packed with a 3,300mAh battery, which supports 15W wired fast charging and 9W wireless charging. Lastly, the handset comes in three colour models – Mirror Purple, Mirror Black and Mirror Gold.