On July 26, the South Korean tech giant Samsung has launched its fifth generation foldable smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and the Galaxy Z Flip 5 at the Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event in Seoul, South Korea. Both foldable smartphones are launched with a new Flex Hinge for easy use.
This new hinge allows the phone to fold flat when closed. Apart from that, under the hood, the smartphones now use Qualcomm’s latest silicon. Let’s check the brand new Galaxy Z Fold 5 specifications, features and price.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 Specifications
The Galaxy Z Fold 5 comes with lightweight and improved design over the previous generation. It has a bigger, 6.2-inch cover screen, Dynamic AMOLED panel with a resolution of 2316 x 904 for an aspect ratio of 23:1:9 and a refresh rate of 120Hz.
The main display measures a 7.6-inches and is also a Dynamic AMOLED panel with a resolution of 2176 x 1812, which is an aspect ratio of 21:6:18, with a refresh rate of 120Hz.
Under the hood, the Z Fold 5 runs on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC paired with 12GB of RAM and up to 1TB of internal storage. It packs a 4400mAh battery with support for 25W wired fast charging that can charge the phone up to 50% in 30 mins.
For your information, the all-new fifth-generation foldable phone has an IPX8 rating and will ship with Android 13 out of the box with Samsung’s One UI 5.1.1 layered on top.
One of its standout features is the improved S Pen Fold Edition, which provides a superior writing experience.
To make sure you enjoy smooth gaming without any delays during long gaming sessions, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 has a special cooling system that cleverly gets rid of heat, making sure it works great.
Meanwhile, you can choose from different colors like Icy Blue, Phantom Black, and Cream, so you can pick the one you like best and that goes well with your lifestyle.
As far as the camera specifications are concerned, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 has a 10-megapixel front-facing camera on the cover screen, and a 4-megapixel under-display camera on the main screen. On the rear side, it packs a triple-camera module with a 12-megapixel ultra-wide camera, a 50-megapixel wide-angle camera, and a 10-megapixel telephoto camera.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 Price
The price of the Galaxy Z Fold 5 starts at $1,799.