Samsung recently launched the Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5. The new foldables from the company are set to go on sale starting August 18. Here are a couple of features that you should know about these foldable smartphones.
New Flex hinge
Both Galaxy Z Fold5 and Z Flip5 feature an all-new Flex hinge that not only makes the foldables close gap-less, but also make them slimmer by almost 2mm.
Flex Window on Galaxy Z Flip5
The biggest change on Z Flip5 is the new Flex Window. This is basically a bigger cover display that allows users to access vital information without un-flipping the phone.
Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chipset
Samsung’s new foldable smartphones are powered by Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy. It offers smooth and responsive performance along with better battery life.
New SPen on Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung has updated the S Pen for Galaxy Z Fold5. It’s slimmer, more responsive and supports Bluetooth actions like taking pictures, volume control, etc
Selfie preview on Z Fold5 and Z Flip5
Both Galaxy Z Fold5 and Galaxy Z Flip5 support Selfie preview features. That allows users to see the preview on the cover display and capture the photo. This also works for taking images using the rear camera.
Another feature that’s available on both the foldables is Flex mode. This allows users to run apps half-n-half on the display. For instance, while video calling, you can rest the Flip5 half folded and see the preview in the first half of the display. The feature works with several apps like YouTube, Meet, etc.
Samsung Dex on Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Dex is a PC-like interface that lets users connect their phone wired or wireless to an external monitor and use apps, browse, play games and more without keeping their phone busy.
Multitasking on Galaxy Z Fold5
If Z Flip5 is meant to be compact, the Z Fold5 is aimed at offering the best possible multitasking experience. The phone allows users to use three apps side-by-side at a time and open a couple more in popup.
Improved taskbar on Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung has updated the taskbar on Z Fold5 to include up to 4 recent apps. The taskbar is another important multitasking feature that allows users to quickly move back and forth between the apps.
Brighter display on both the phones
Samsung has made the display of both the handsets brighter than before. The foldables now offer 1750-nits of peak brightness that makes them a breeze to use both outdoors and indoors.
- Sasung Galaxy Z Fold 5
- CAMERA50 MP + 12 MP + 10 MP
- DISPLAY7.6 inches (19.3 cm)
- PERFORMANCESnapdragon 8 Gen 2
- RAM12 GB
- STORAGE256 GB
- BATTERY4400 mAh
- PRICE IN INDIA1,59,999