Samsung Announces Fifth Generation Galaxy Foldables Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5


Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5, Image/Samsung Electronics

Samsung Electronics recently unveiled the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5. Both smartphones are equipped with the new Flex Hinge enabling foldability and FlexCam a feature to take photos from creative angles.

Samsung new foldable smartphones have been fine tuned to meet the needs of today’s smartphone users:

Samsung’s heritage of innovation and dedication to the foldables category has created an incredibly versatile lineup of devices. With a strong belief in the potential of the foldable format, paired with world-class R&D and manufacturing capabilities, Samsung has consistently refined and optimized the Galaxy Z series lineup. From content creation on Galaxy Z Flip5’s new Flex Window to seamless multitasking on Galaxy Z Fold5, this series of Galaxy foldable smartphones meets and exceeds the distinctive needs of today’s users.

Let’s examine the major features of both smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5.

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Flex Window Customization, Image/Samsung Electronics

The new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 Flex Window is 3.78 times larger than before. Flex Window customization brings informative and graphical clocks that can match the face design of a user’s Galaxy Watch6 series, as well as stylish frames.

Other available Galaxy Z Flip5 features include Widgets, where users can check the weather, explore music options or explore the current global financial situation. Quick Reply sifts through texts and missed calls without even opening the device. Samsung Wallet offers pay on-the-go, QR codes and coupons, boarding passes, membership cards, digital keys and health passes.

The Galaxy Z Flip5 camera can snap high-quality selfies with the rear camera thanks to a larger Flex Window. Flex Mode enables easy image editing. Dual Preview and Super Steady perfect photo results.

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AI camera improvements such as Nightography capabilities increase the quality of nighttime photography.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 new Taskbar enhances productivity by allowing users to quickly switch between frequently used apps. Two-handed drag and drop enables moving content between apps and screens:

Simply touch and hold an image in Samsung Gallery with one finger and use another finger to open the Samsung Notes app to drag-and-drop the image.

A hidden pop-up allows an app to run in the background, “allowing users to watch video content in full screen and chat with friends in a floating pop-up on the side of the screen.”

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Galaxy Z Fold5 Compact S Pen Fold Edition, Image/Samsung Electronics

Annotate and express ideas with the new slimmer and more compact S Pen Fold Edition.

A large 7.6-inch main screen flawlessly displays movies or games. Peak brightness has increased by more than 30%, up to 1750 nits for a vivid outdoor viewing experience.

The Galaxy Z Fold5 processor runs games with ease:

The Snapdragon® 8 Gen 2 Mobile Platform for Galaxy enhances graphics and uses AI to enable dynamic gaming and multi-game functionality. The Galaxy Z Fold5 can comfortably handle marathon gaming sessions with its advanced cooling system that dissipates heat more intelligently for less lag and no drop in performance.

The Galaxy Z Flip5 starts at $999.99 with storage capacity options of 256GB and 512GB. The Galaxy Z Fold5 starts at $1,799.99, with 256GB, 512GB, and 1TB storage options.

The Galaxy Z Flip5 and Galaxy Z Fold5 is now available for pre-order with general availability starting August 11 on, Samsung Experience Store, and major carriers and retailers.