Samsung’s long-awaited successors to the best-selling foldable smartphones have finally arrived. The company today unveiled the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4 smartphones during a global smartphone event.
For the 4th generation of foldables, Samsung has redesigned the hinges and this has benefited both devices. The Galaxy Z Flip 4 gets a bigger battery, while the Galaxy Z Fold 4 helped redesign the screen and lose weight too.
In addition to the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4, Samsung also introduced the Galaxy Buds Pro 2 and the Galaxy Watch 5 and Watch 5 Pro.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4 pricing and availability
Both Samsung foldables are on sale for the first time in international markets. The base model Galaxy Z Flip 4 with 128GB of storage starts at $999.99 which comes in at approximately Rs 79,000. On the other hand, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 retails for $1,799 (approximately Rs 1,42,000) which comes with 256GB of storage and 12GB of RAM on board.
Pricing for Indian markets is expected to be revealed soon, however users can pre-book the device. Samsung is taking bookings for both foldables for just Rs 1,999. Once the devices are finally released, the amount will be deducted from the final price.
Smartphones will make their way to amazon (opens in new tab) too and you can set a notification for when it arrives.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4 Specifications
When it comes to the hardware of the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Fold 4. The foldable smartphones run on the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chipset. While the Galaxy Z Flip 4 comes with 8GB of RAM, the company has added 12GB of RAM to the Galaxy Z Fold 4. Other than the aforementioned changes, there are no major hardware upgrades for the foldables this time around.
The primary displays on both foldables feature an adaptive refresh rate AMOLED display that can switch from 1Hz to 120Hz. The Galaxy Z Fold 4’s external display comes with a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display with refresh rates from 48Hz to 120Hz. The Galaxy Z Flip 4’s cover screen remains the same 1.92-inch as last year’s model.
Talking about the cameras, the Galaxy Z Flip 4 comes with a 10MP selfie camera under the main display. It also comes with two 12MP sensors on the back for the primary and ultrawide cameras. The Galaxy Z Fold 4, on the other hand, gets a 10MP camera on the external display and 4MP on the folding display. On the back, you get a 50MP primary lens, a secondary 12MP ultra-wide-angle lens, and a 10MP lens with 3x optical zoom.
Due to the Galaxy Z Flip 4’s slimmer hinges, the smartphone gains 3,700mAh larger, as opposed to last year’s 3,300mAh battery. The Galaxy Z Fold 4 comes with the same 4,400mAh battery. Fold 4 will run on One UI 5 based on Android 12L.