At the Galaxy Unpacked event that was held on 10th August, Samsung unveiled the most recent Galaxy Z Flip 4. Over its predecessor, the new foldable has undergone significant improvements. It has a 3,700mAh battery, a dual rear camera setup, the most recent Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC, and much more. Let’s take a closer look at its features, cost, and accessibility.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Design & Display
Samsung’s latest clamshell has many improvements over the Galaxy Z Flip 3 in terms of performance, camera, and other areas. Samsung, however, asserts that it thinned the bezels and hinge. It has two cameras on the back and the same dual-tone design. The size of the cover display matches that of the Flip 3.
6.7-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen with a 120Hz adaptive refresh rate is what the Galaxy Z Flip 4 has to offer in terms of its display. The smartphone also features a 1.9-inch Super AMOLED cover screen with a 260512 resolution on the exterior display.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Specifications
The hardware specifications of the Galaxy Z Flip 4 are quite impressive. It is powered by the most potent chipset currently found in an Android device, the upgraded Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset. The same 8GB RAM is paired with the chipset. There are three storage options: 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4’s operating system is Android 12 with One UI 4.1 on top. A One UI 5 update for Android 13 is imminently anticipated for the device. The device’s update policy is also quite reliable. More than any other OEM offers, according to Samsung, the Flip 4 will receive 4 years of major updates and 5 years of security updates.
The battery on the device has undergone some respectable improvements. A bigger 3700mAh battery is included. For comparison, the Flip 3’s battery capacity was 3300mAh. Fast Wireless Charging 2.0, reverse wireless charging, and 25W wired charging are all supported by the Galaxy Z Flip 4.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4: Camera
On the back of the Galaxy Z Flip 4, there are two cameras. 12-megapixel primary camera with 1.8-micron pixels and OIS. A second 12-megapixel sensor with a 123-degree field of view works in tandem with the primary sensor. The Galaxy Z Flip 3 shares the same camera features as the Galaxy Z Flip 4, but according to Samsung, the main camera can capture images that are 65% brighter. The device has a 10-megapixel front camera for taking selfies and making video calls.
Thanks to Samsung’s Super Night Solution technology, the primary camera can now take photos in both normal and portrait mode in low light. The Galaxy Z Flip 4’s AI lighting and stabilization capabilities have also been enhanced, which should result in noticeably better photography and videography.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 Price and Availability
Starting on August 26, interested users can purchase the Galaxy Z Flip 4 from Samsung or other merchants. Starting from launch day, you can pre-order the smartphone and receive a Silicone case and storage upgrade for free.
The base model of the Galaxy Z Flip 4 with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of storage costs $999. The price of the 256GB and 512GB models of the device has not yet been disclosed.