Samsung Galaxy Fold Features, Price and Availability in the US and Europe

The Samsung Galaxy Fold was first announced before the Galaxy S10 phones in the event that happened this week. The new device combines the portability of phones with the utility of tablets, and it will be arriving at various markets in the world in two months time. To keep you informed on what you will be expecting from the Samsung Galaxy Fold, read on and see its full features, specification, price and release date in Europe and the United States of America.

Samsung Galaxy Fold Features

The Samsung Galaxy Fold features a 4.6 inch external screen and a 7.3 inch foldable screen on its side. Opening and closing of this device is made possible by the presence of unique hinges with interlocked gears, this also improves its durability. The hinge can come in custom colours, allowing for some personalization.

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The Samsung Galaxy Fold also features App Continuity, which means that whatever you were looking at on the small screen instantly expands to the large one when you open the Fold. Samsung in collaboration with Google and Android developers makes it possible for this feature to perfect.  

The large screen of the Samsung Galaxy Fold enables 3-way multitasking. This feature is supported by apps like WhatsApp, Microsoft Office, and YouTube Premium out-of-the-box.

The Galaxy Fold will be powered by a 7mm chipset – the Snapdragon 855, paired with 12GB RAM and 512GB internal storage. The device has two batteries with a combined capacity of 4380mAh.

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The device will feature six different cameras, but the folding form factor makes for an unusual arrangement. You will find three cameras at the back, one on the front, and two by the sides. Folded or unfolded, there is always a camera available to capture whatever image you want.

Samsung Galaxy Fold Price and Availability

The Samsung Galaxy Fold price will start at $1,980 in the United States and €2,000 in Europe. Such a whooping amount I guess. The device’s availability is scheduled for April 26 in the United States and May 3 in Europe, all in this year 2019. Take a glimpse of its full specification below.

Samsung Galaxy Fold Specification

NETWORK
Technology GSM / HSPA / LTE
2G bands GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G bands HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
4G bands LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE-A
GPRS Yes
EDGE Yes
LAUNCH
Announced 2019, February
Status Coming soon. Exp. release 2019, Q2
BODY
Dimensions
Weight
SIM Nano-SIM
  – Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
DISPLAY
Type Dynamic AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 16M colors
Size 7.3 inches, 154.5 cm2
Resolution 1536 x 2152 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~414 ppi density)
  – Cover display: 4.6 inches HD+ Super AMOLED (21:9)
PLATFORM
OS Android 9.0 (Pie)
Chipset Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)
CPU Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 485 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 485 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 485)
GPU Adreno 640
MEMORY
Card slot No
Internal 512 GB, 12 GB RAM
MAIN CAMERA
Triple 12 MP, f/1.5-2.4, 26mm (wide), 1/2.55″, 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto), 1/3.6″, 1.0µm, AF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
16 MP, f/2.2, 12mm (ultrawide)
Features LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 2160p@30/60fps
SELFIE CAMERA
Dual 10 MP, f/2.2, PDAF
8 MP, f/1.9, depth sensor
Cover camera: 10 MP, f/2.2
Features HDR
Video 1080p@30fps
SOUND
Loudspeaker Yes
3.5mm jack No
  – 32-bit/384kHz audio
– Active noise cancellation with dedicated mic
– Dolby Atmos/AKG sound
COMMS
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD
GPS Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS
NFC Yes
Radio No
USB 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
FEATURES
Sensors Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass
  – ANT+
– Bixby natural language commands and dictation
– Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)
BATTERY
  Non-removable Li-Po 4380 mAh battery
Charging Fast battery charging 18W
MISC
Colours Black
Price About 2000 EUR
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