Get Ready for the Launch of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 on July 26: Here’s What We Know

Samsung enthusiasts and tech enthusiasts alike have something exciting to look forward to on July 26. Samsung has officially announced the launch date for its highly anticipated devices, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5. This launch will take place at the second Galaxy Unpacked event of the year, which will be held in Seoul, marking a significant moment for the South Korean tech giant. In addition to the foldable phones, Samsung is also expected to introduce the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 and the Galaxy Watch 6 series.

Rumored Specifications and Features

With numerous reports and leaked design renders circulating, we have gathered some key information about the upcoming devices. Rumors suggest that the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 will sport a stunning 7.6-inch full-HD Dynamic AMOLED main display, accompanied by a 6.2-inch Dynamic AMOLED cover screen. On the other hand, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is anticipated to showcase a vibrant 6.7-inch full-HD Dynamic AMOLED primary panel, complemented by a convenient 3.4-inch outer display. The larger cover display of the Galaxy Z Flip 5 is anticipated to provide convenient access to apps like Google Messages, YouTube, and Google Maps even when the device is folded.

Pricing and Pre-Reservations

In terms of pricing, the base 256GB variant of the Galaxy Z Fold 5 is speculated to be priced at EUR 1,899, while the 512GB and 1TB variants could be listed at EUR 2,039 and EUR 2,279, respectively. As for the Galaxy Z Flip 5, the 256GB variant may have a price tag of EUR 1,199, while the 512GB variant could be priced at EUR 1,339. Pre-reservations for both devices are already open through various channels, including, Amazon, Flipkart, and Samsung-exclusive retail stores in India. Customers who pre-reserve will enjoy benefits worth Rs. 5,000, making it an enticing offer.

Performance and Camera Capabilities

When it comes to performance, both the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5 are expected to feature the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 SoC, with the Galaxy Z Fold 5 offering up to 12GB of RAM and the Galaxy Z Flip 5 up to 8GB of RAM. Storage options are anticipated to include 256GB and 512GB variants. The devices are also expected to run on the Android 13-based One UI 5.1.1 out-of-the-box.

In terms of camera capabilities, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 is rumored to boast a triple rear camera system, including a 50-megapixel primary sensor, a 12-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens, and another 12-megapixel sensor with a telephoto lens. The cover display is expected to feature a 10-megapixel camera, while the primary inner screen may have an under-display 4-megapixel sensor for selfies and video chats. On the other hand, the Galaxy Z Flip 5 is likely to have a 12-megapixel primary sensor and a secondary 12-megapixel sensor with an ultra-wide lens, along with a 10-megapixel front camera.

Battery and Other Features

Battery-wise, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 is said to house a 4,400mAh battery and weigh 253 grams, while the Galaxy Z Flip 5 is expected to be powered by a 3,700mAh battery. Both devices are anticipated to support NFC, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.2, and come with a USB Type-C 3.2 port. It’s worth noting that previous leaks hinted at an IP58 rating for dust and water resistance on both devices, but a subsequent leak suggested that the devices might retain the IPX8 rating for splash resistance found in their predecessors, the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Z Fold 4.

Excitement Builds for the Official Launch

As we eagerly await the official launch, Samsung fans and tech enthusiasts alike are excited to see how the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 will redefine the foldable smartphone experience. With their cutting-edge features and sleek designs, these devices are poised to make a significant impact in the market. Stay tuned for more updates on these highly anticipated devices as we get closer to the launch date.

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