date of publication:
August 11, 2021 19:03 GMT
Update date: August 11, 2021 20:35 GMT
The phone comes with a new design, improvements to the two screens, as well as an official IPX8 rating for water resistance, like the Galaxy Fold3, however, the Galaxy Z Flip 3 has a lot more great things to offer, including its price that is much more attractive than its predecessor.
As for the design, the Z Flip3 is supported by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus on the outside, and an Armor Aluminum frame, which makes it a strong and durable device that is resistant to scratches and shocks, and the weight of the phone is 183 grams.
The Flip3 has a 1.9-inch Super AMOLED screen coverage instead of 1.1 inches, and it can display more content, with a resolution of 260 x 512, and this allows checking and interacting easily with notifications and supporting more applications without opening the phone.
The phone has an improved 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED display with Full HD+ resolution, 29% brighter, 120Hz adaptive refresh rate for a smoother viewing experience, and stereo speakers for better sound.
Primary and secondary cameras
The phone also has a dual rear camera located next to the cover screen with a vertical design, with the LED flash below it in the different-colored part of the panel.
The dual camera includes a 12-megapixel main camera with an f / 1.8 lens slot with 1.4 µm pixels, in addition to a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle camera with an f / 2.2 lens slot, and there is a third interlaced camera on the main screen, with a resolution of 10 megapixels, aperture f / 2.4.
Processor and memory
The Galaxy Z Flip3 will be powered by the Snapdragon 888 processor, paired with 8GB of RAM and 128 or 256GB of fast UFS 3.1 storage, and the phone runs UI 3.1.1, based on the Android 11 operating system.
Battery and charging
The phone includes a 3300 mAh battery with support for 15W fast charging technology, and the phone will be offered in 7 color options: “cream, green, lavender, black, gray, white and pink.”
Price and colors
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 will arrive on retail shelves on August 27, in green, lavender, and black colors, for $999.99 for the base variant, and $1,099.99 for the 256GB model. Sales begin August 27.