Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Launched

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G

Unfold your World as Samsung launched its two new foldable 5G capable smartphones: The Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G.

Both foldable phones are built with the craftmanship and flagship innovations Samsung users have come to love and expect. For those who need the ultimate device for productivity and immersive entertainment, there’s the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G. It is a true multitasking powerhouse with next-level performance. For those who want style that comes with function, is the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G. It is the ideal device with its sleek, compact, and pocketable design, enhanced camera features, and a larger Cover Screen built for quick use on-the-go.

“With Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G, Samsung is once again redefining the possibilities with foldable smartphones that empower users with the flexibility and versatility needed for today’s fast-paced world. As a pioneer and industry leader in the foldable category, we’re proud to build on our legacy of innovation with the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G. These devices equip consumers with technologies that unlock new ways to maximize and enjoy every moment with an ecosystem built on openness and innovation,”

Said Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics.

Galaxy Z Fold3 5G – Ultimate Productivity and Entertainment

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G

Enjoy a theater-like viewing experience and stay fully engaged in your favorite content with its 7.6-inch Infinity Flex Display. This is possible thanks to its new Under Display Camera technology. The display also has a Super Smooth 120Hz adaptive refresh rate. This makes for an even smoother scrolling and quick device interaction, now on both the Main and Cover Screens.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G S Pen

The new foldable device will also now support the S Pen functionality. Users will be able to take advantage of the fan-favorite S Pen on the foldable screen. The S Pen Fold Edition features a specially engineered retractable Pro tip. It features a force limit technology to protect the Main Screen.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G Flex Mode

Productivity seekers will also enjoy its enhanced Flex mode features. It lets the user do more at once, such as joining a video call on the device’s top screen while checking meeting notes on the bottom. The device is built with a sleeker, thinner, and lighter design for better portability. It also has productive features such as App Pair and the updated Multi-Active Window. It will be available in three timeless colors: Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver.

Galaxy Z Flip3 5G – A Balance of Style, Function, and Nonstop Fun

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G

With bold color options, a sleek design, and premium features, the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G empowers users to express themselves. It comes with four trendy colors; Cream, Green, Lavender, and Phantom Black. Plus, it comes with new stylish ring grips and strap cases. They make it easier to hold and fold the phone.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Ring Grip and Strap Case

The redesigned Cover Screen is now four times larger and makes it easier to view notifications and messages. It also comes with widgets so users can keep up with their schedule, check the weather, and monitor their daily step count.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Flex Mode

The new foldable device is equipped with the brand’s latest camera features. This help users take even more stunning selfies hands-free with Flex mode. Users can also keep the device folded and capture a quick photo and even video. All right from the Cover Screen using enhanced Quick Shot by double-clicking the power key.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Cover Screen

Scrolling and sharing in the Galaxy Z Flip3 5G are super smooth, thanks to its new 120Hz adaptive refresh rate screen. The device is also equipped with a new, upgraded Stereo Speakers with Dolby Atmos. This gives the user immersive sound with incredible clarity, depth, and spatial effects, no matter what the user is watching or listening to.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Specifications

Galaxy Z Fold3 5GGalaxy Z Flip3 5G
DimensionsFolded: 67.1 x 158.2 x 16.0 ~ 14.4 mm
Unfolded: 128.1 x 158.2 x 6.4 mm
Folded: 72.2 x 86.4 x 17.1 ~ 15.9 mm
Unfolded: 72.2 x 166.0 x 6.9 mm
Weight271 g183 g
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5GQualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G
CPUOcta-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
GPUAdreno 660Adreno 660
RAM12GB8GB
Storage256GB
512GB
128GB
256GB
DisplayMain Screen:
7.6-inch QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display
Infinity Flex Display
2208 x 1768, 120Hz adaptive refresh rate
Cover Screen:
6.2-inch HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display
2268 x 832, 120Hz adaptive refresh rate
Main Screen:
6.7-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Display
Infinity Flex Display
2640 x 1080, 120Hz adaptive refresh rate
Cover Screen:
1.9-inch Super AMOLED Display
260 x 512
Rear CameraRear Triple Camera:
12MP Ultra Wide Camera, F2.2
12MP Wide-angle Camera, Dual Pixel AF, F1.8
12MP Telephoto Camera, PDAF, F2.4
Rear Dual Camera:
12MP Ultra Wide Camera, F2.2
12MP Wide-angle Camera, Dual Pixel AF, F1.8
Front CameraCover Camera: 10MP, F2.2
Under Display Camera: 4MP, F1.8
10MP, F2.4
OS Android 11, One UI 3.1.1Android 11, One UI 3.1.1
Battery4,400 mAh dual battery3,300 mAh dual battery
Other FeaturesFast Charging on wired and wireless
Wireless PowerShare
IPX8 Water Resistant
5G
WiFi 6E
Bluetooth 5.2
Capacitive Fingerprint Sensor (side)
Face recognition
Stereo speakers
Surround sound with Dolby Atmos
Fast Charging on wired and wireless
Wireless PowerShare
IPX8 Water Resistant
5G
Bluetooth 5.1
Capacitive Fingerprint sensor (side)
Face recognition
Stereo speakers
Surround sound with Dolby Atmos
ColorsPhantom Black
Phantom Green
Phantom Silver
Cream
Green
Lavender
Phantom Black
Price₱87,990 SRP (12GB+256GB)
₱92,990 SRP (12GB+512GB)
₱52,990 SRP (8GB+128GB)
₱56,990 SRP (8Gb+256GB)

Pricing and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G will retail for ₱87,990 SRP for the 256GB variant (Phantom Black and Phantom Silver) and ₱92,990 SRP for the 512GB variant (Phantom Black and Phantom Green). On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G will retail for ₱52,990 SRP for the 128GB variant and ₱56,990 SRP for the 256GB variant. It will be available in Cream, Green, Lavender, and Phantom Black colorways. Both devices will be available starting September 22, 2021.

From August 19 to September 21, 2021, customers can pre-order both devices in all Samsung Experience Stores, select Samsung Blue Stores, Abenson, SM Appliance Stores, and Authorized Samsung online partners. Customers who will pre-order will be able to grab freebies and discounts worth up to ₱27,400. You can also pre-order through Samsung.com to get as much as ₱20,400 worth of freebies, including an e-voucher worth up to ₱10,000, a 25W Travel Adapter, and 1 year FREE protection from Samsung Care+.

Josef Cagas
Geek-of-all-Trades, master of none, Josef is the founder of Davao Geek Hub. He has a passion for all things tech, and consumes all forms of media.