Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4 Illustrate Versatility in Action
by Tech Mainstream
August 15, 2022
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4 and Galaxy Z Flip4, Image/Samsung Electronics
Samsung Electronics newest foldable smartphones have arrived. Similar to last year's predecessors, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G, the recently announced fourth-generation foldables smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4 provide enhanced productivity, customization capabilities and FlexCam experiences for users:
“Samsung Galaxy foldables are built on the foundation of our openness philosophy, enabling new possibilities with complete customization both inside and out. Created in collaboration with our world-class partners, the next foldable devices offer unparalleled mobile experiences that meet the needs of our most dynamic users, said Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics.
Through our unwavering focus and industry leadership, excitement for the foldables continues to grow. We’ve successfully transformed this category from a radical project to a mainstream device lineup enjoyed by millions worldwide.”
Galaxy Z Flip4 Features
The Galaxy Z Flip4 most prominent features include an upgraded camera experience, a larger battery, expanded customization and ultra-compact design.
With Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4 users can shoot hands-free video or capture full group selfies at various angles by partially folding Z Flip4 to activate FlexCam. FlexCam is optimized for the most popular Meta social platforms, including Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook.
High-quality selfies leverage the main camera with upgraded Quick Shot. Switching from high-quality video recording in Quick Shot mode to Flex mode permits content creators and vloggers to record hands-free. Powered by a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 Mobile Platform and a 65 percent brighter sensor, photos and videos are clearer and more stable.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4, Image/Samsung
The Galaxy Z Flip4 can make business or social calls to coworkers, reply to texts, unlock the car and control the SmartThings Scene widget, directly from the Cover Screen. The Galaxy Z Flip4 comes with a powerful 3,700mAh battery with Super Fast Charging which can charge up to 50 percent in about 30 minutes.
The Galaxy Z Flip4 design features include a slimmer hinge, straightened edges, contrasting hazed back glass and glossy metal frames. Plus users can fully customize the Z Flip4, with Galaxy Themes on both Cover and Main Screen to accentuate their style with custom fonts, icons and designs
Galaxy Z Fold4 Features
The Galaxy Z Fold4 delivers Samsung’s most advanced smartphone experience ever, offering advanced camera technology, powerful mobile processors, shape-shifting design, immersive displays and PC-like multitasking features.
The Galaxy Z Fold4 is the first device to ship with Android 12L, a special version of Android created by Google for large-screen devices, including foldables. A nifty new Taskbar offers a PC like experience. New swipe gestures instantly switch full-screen apps to pop-up windows or split your screen in half for more ways to multitask.
The Galaxy Z Fold4 office productivity is enhanced partnerships with Google and Microsoft. Google apps, including Chrome and Gmail now support drag-and-drop, Google Meet, Microsoft’s 365 apps and Microsoft OneDrive have tailored to meet the work needs of users.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4, Image/Samsung
The Galaxy Z Fold4 camera features a powereful upgraded 50MP wide lens and 30x Space Zoom lens. A variety of camera modes, including the larger Zoom map activated on capture view mode, dual preview, and rear cam selfie are custom-built.
The Galaxy Z Fold4 content is more appealing with the 7.6-inch Main Screen with a brighter screen, a 120Hz adaptive refresh rate, and a less visible Under Display Camera (UDC) featuring a new scatter-type sub-pixel arrangement.
Although sleek in design, the Galaxy Z Fold4 exceeds durability standards consumers expect:
"With our Armor Aluminum frames and hinge cover along with exclusive Corning Gorilla Glass Victus+ on the Cover Screen and rear glass, Z Flip4 and Z Fold4 are our toughest foldables ever. Durability of the Main Screen panel is also enhanced thanks to the optimized layer structure, helping to reduce damage from external shock. In addition, both Z Flip4 and Z Fold4 are equipped with IPX825 water resistance, so users can worry less if they get caught in the rain."