During the Galaxy Unpacked event, Samsung not only launched the Samsung Galaxy S20 trio of smartphones, but it also unveiled its second-ever foldable smartphone, dubbed the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip. Yesterday, Samsung India posted a tweet suggesting the launch of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip smartphone in India. Today, the company has announced that the device will be up for pre-booking starting from February 21. Interested buyers can pre-book the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip smartphone via Samsung’s own e-store and from select retail stores. If one books the device from the Samsung e-shop, Samsung is offering premium white glove delivery in 10 cities in India. Let’s have a look at the price and the offers the company has announced for the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip pre-booking.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip to be Available for Pre-booking from February 21 in India, Price Revealed
As per the source, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip will be priced at Rs 1,09,099 in India. The company is providing the following in-box offers:
- Accidental damage coverage, which includes one-time screen protection and a 24X7 Dedicated Call Center Support (1800-20-726-7864).
- 1-year Samsung Care+ Protection that includes 1-time screen damage protection service for inner screen and external screen at discounted fee (at the time of repair)
- 4 Month Free YouTube Premium Subscription
- Up to 12 months of Interest Free EMI
Addressing the Indian launch, Aditya Babbar, Director, Mobile Business, Samsung India, said, “Last year, Samsung introduced the biggest breakthrough since the mobile phone — the Galaxy Fold. This year, with the Galaxy Z Flip, we are changing the shape of the future. With a first of its kind foldable glass display and our smallest hideaway hinge yet, the Galaxy Z Flip gives you all the advantages of a large screen in a stylish and compact form factor that fits in the palm of your hand. Our specially designed foldable UX allows consumers to reimagine how they take selfies and discover hands-free video chatting like never before. With Galaxy Z Flip, we’re redefining what a mobile device can be, and what it enables consumers to do.”
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip Specifications
Starting with the display, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip sports a 6.7-inch Full HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity Flex display with a 2636 x 1080 pixel resolution and a tall 21.5:9 aspect ratio. The device has a secondary cover display, which is a 1.1-inch size and a 300 x 112 resolution panel. The device measures 73.6 x 87.4 x 17.3 mm when in a folded state and 73.6 x 167.3 x 7.2 mm when unfolded. The device is available in three color variants – Mirror Black, Mirror Purple, and Mirror Gold.
Under the hood, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is powered by an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Plus processor, which is paired with 8GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage (UFS3.0). The device comes with dual SIM support (one eSIM and one Nano SIM). In terms of photography, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip flaunts a dual rear camera setup – a 12MP wide-angle lens with a Super Speed dual pixel f/1.8 1.4μm Pixel Size and a 12MP ultra-wide lens with up to 8X digital zoom. The rear camera of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip can shoot videos up to 4K 60 frames per second. At the front, the device flaunts a 10MP selfie snapper.
Moving on to the battery of the device, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip sports a 3,300mAh battery with support for up to 15W fast charging and 9Q Qi wireless charging.