Galaxy Fold 4 : Learn all about the Foldable Phone
During the Galaxy Unpacked event, today, Samsung presented the Galaxy Fold 4, its new top-of-the-line folding phone compatible with the S Pen. With a fold that allows you to extend the display area, the model comes to replace the Fold 3 and comes with Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1, 5G and up to 1 TB of storage.
The main display of the cell phone, which uses Infinity Flex technology, is 7.6 inches and has a resolution of 2176 x 1812 pixels. The display frequency is 120 Hz and can be adapted to ensure more battery life. When closed, the smartphone can be used with an external AMOLED display of 2316 x 904 pixels with a 23.1:9 aspect ratio. With a body of approximately 14.2 mm and IPX8 protection, the device weighs about 263g, being a little lighter and more refined than its predecessor, with the screens gaining more space in the body of the device. As with the previous generation, the S Pen is not included in the device. Samsung will sell the stylus pens separately and will also include the accessory in the Standing S Pen case.
Processor and Storage
The Galaxy Z Fold 4 hits the market with the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 processor, Qualcomm’s most powerful model today. The eight-core, 4-nanometer processor works with 12 GB of RAM. Samsung also won’t skimp on the memory of the new foldable phone. The smartphone will be sold in variants with 256GB, 512GB and 1TB of internal storage. The specifications of the new foldable also include a 4,400 mAh battery with fast charging – according to the company, half an hour of power supply guarantees 50% of charge for the device.
Like its predecessor, the Galaxy Fold 4 has a camera under its main screen. The image sensor has 4 MP and is hidden in the display thanks to a screen technology adopted by Samsung. In addition to the camera under the screen, the phone also has a main capture sensor with 50 MP, 12 MP and 10 MP sensors. The selfie camera is 10 MP.
Regarding the operating system, the model comes out of the box with Android 12 running One UI 4.1, but the update to the new One UI 5.0 should arrive soon. It is worth mentioning that Samsung has carried out several optimizations to improve usability on the larger screen, ensuring an experience closer to a tablet.
Price and Availability
Galaxy Z Fold 4 advance purchase started today abroad and guarantees a discount voucher for customers. The arrival of the product in Brazil will take place in August, and the model arrives in our country with the Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1.
Regarding the price, the cell phone is available abroad for values from US$ 1,799, while the figures for the Brazilian market were not revealed — more details arrive on August 23.