Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 Launched With Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, 3,700mAh Battery
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 was officially unveiled on Wednesday at the Galaxy Unpacked event. Following numerous leaks and rumors, Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC powers the new clamshell foldable smartphone. The Galaxy Z Flip 4 is the follow-up to last year’s Galaxy Z Flip 3 and features Samsung’s Armor Aluminum frames for water resistance IPX8. Display and rear glass of the Galaxy Z Flip 4 are covered with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus Plus protection. Additionally, Samsung equipped the Galaxy Z Flip 4 with the FlexCam function, which allows users to take photos and videos using the phone’s built-in camera when the screen is folded. Battery capacity is 3,700mAh.
Specifications of Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 features Android 12 on the bottom and OneUI 4.1.1 on top, making it a dual-SIM phone. Dynamic AMOLED 2X Infinity Flex Display with 120Hz adaptive refresh rate and 22:9 aspect ratio measures 6.7-inches in diagonally. In comparison to previous year’s model, the primary display is about the same in size. The 1.9-inch Super AMOLED screen has a resolution of 260 x 512 pixels.
As soon as you bend your phone a little, you’ll be able to access two apps in split-screen mode on the Galaxy Z Flip 4. From the exterior display, Samsung claims, users can call or text or unlock their automobile, among other things.
The Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 octa-core 4nm SoC and 8GB of RAM power the new clamshell foldable smartphone. On the optical side of things, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 has the same arrangement as the Galaxy Z Flip 3.
An optical image stabilizer (OIS) is built into both the wide-angle and ultra-wide-angle 12-megapixel cameras on the back of the new gadget, with the wide-angle having an f/1.8 lens and an 83-degree field of view (OIS).
The Galaxy Z Flip 4 sports a 10-megapixel selfie camera with an f/2.4 lens and an 80-degree field of view on top of its foldable display.
Samsung has added a new FlexCam function to the Galaxy Z Flip 4 that allows users to take photographs and films hands-free by setting the phone up on a flat surface. FlexCam is said to be optimized for Meta-owned social sites including Instagram, Facebook, and WhatsApp, according to the company’s claims. While folded, the Galaxy Z Flip 4’s camera may be instantly accessible by double-clicking the Side Key, thanks to the Quick Shot feature.
You can get up to 512GB of built-in storage on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4. Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax, Bluetooth v5.2, GPS/A-GPS, NFC, and a USB Type-C connector are all available for users. Among the sensors on board are an accelerometer, gyro sensor, geomagnetic sensor, hall sensor, proximity sensor, and light sensor. For further security, the phone has a fingerprint sensor on the side.
The Galaxy Z Flip 4’s 3,700mAh battery supports 25W rapid charging, thanks to Samsung. According to the manufacturer, the battery can be recharged from 0 to 50% in just 30 minutes. Fast Wireless Charging 2.0 and Wireless PowerShare are also supported.
Unfolded and unfolded, it measures 71.9 x 84.9 (folded) x 17.1 x 6.9 (unfolded). It is 187 grams in weight. The Galaxy Z Flip 4 is somewhat heavier at 184 grams than the Galaxy Z Flip 3. This time around, the device’s hinge is just 1.2mm thick.
The Galaxy Z Flip 4 is water-resistant to IPX8 standards, just like its predecessor. It is constructed of Samsung’s Armor Aluminum.
- Dynamic AMOLED 2X 6.7-inch main screen with 23:9 aspect ratio
- 120 Hz refresh rate and Full HD+ resolution
- 1.9-inch Super AMOLED secondary screen with 260 x 512 pixel resolution
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 mobile platform
- 8 GB of RAM
- 128, 256 or 512 GB of internal storage
- IPx8 Certification
- 10 MP front camera
- Triple rear camera:
- 12 MP main sensor
- Sensor ultrawide de 12 MP
- 3,700 mAh battery, with 25W charging
- Android 12 as operating system, under the interface One UI 4
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 :: Pricing and availability
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 price starts at $999 (roughly Rs. 128,000). With three RAM + storage variants – 8GB + 128GB, 8GB + 256GB, and 8GB + 512GB to pick from – the phone will be available in blue, bora purple, graphite and pink gold hues.
Starting on August 26, various markets across the world will sell the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4. Galaxy Z Flip 4 price and availability data have not yet been announced in Nepal.