Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is HERE! Know all about the new foldable launched at Galaxy Unpacked

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 has finally been launched at the Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event in South Korea. From features, price to specifications, here’s everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5.

| Updated on: Jul 26 2023, 17:12 IST
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1/6 The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event will commence today, July 26, in Seoul, South Korea. It will be live-streamed at 4:30 pm IST. During the event, Samsung is expected to launch its new generation devices of foldable smartphones, a tab, and a watch.  (Samsung)
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2/6 Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5: Samsung is expected to launch its new generation flagship foldable smartphones with various improvements. The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 5 may feature a new hinge that will make the phone lighter than Fold 4. It can also get an upgrade in the processor in the form of a Snapdragon 8 Gen 2.  (REUTERS)
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3/6 Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5: Most of the changes in Fold 5 and Flip 5 are similar. However, the cover display is expected to turn bigger at 3.4 inches. In last year's phone it was 1.9 inches.  (Unsplash)
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4/6 Samsung Galaxy Watch 6: The Galaxy Watch 6 is expected to feature a larger display size and a curved glass display. Rumours also suggest that the rotating bezels will be back with this watch. Some features may be added, such as monitoring the heart rate for atrial fibrillation detection. (Unsplash)
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5/6 Samsung Galaxy Tab S9: Earlier, it has been rumoured that the Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 may receive many changes, including an OLED panel for the entry-level model and Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 chips for all three models that include Galaxy Tab S9 Plus and Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra. (Amazon)
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6/6 However, there may be more products than just these. Galaxy S23 FE and the Galaxy Buds 3 too may be launched today. Now it's just a matter of a few hours before these products are launched. (Unsplash)
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The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is available in multiple colour and storage options. (Samsung)

Samsung has finally unveiled its latest foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip 5 at its Galaxy Unpacked 2023 event held in Seoul, South Korea. Although rumors and leaks about the smartphone surfaced months prior to launch, now the device has been officially revealed by the South Korean tech giant. The Galaxy Z Flip 5 has been unveiled alongside its more expensive sibling, the Z Fold 5. Check out the features, specs, and other details of the new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5.

At launch, TM Roh, President and Head of Mobile eXperience Business at Samsung Electronics said, “Galaxy Z Flip 5 and Galaxy Z Fold 5 are the latest devices that prove our commitment to meeting the needs of our customers through innovative technology.”

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5: Features and specifications

The highlight of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 is its new cover display. Samsung has moved on from the tiny 1.9-inch display to a bigger 3.4-inch Super AMOLED display with a resolution of 720 x 748 and 306 PPI.

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 The cover display, known as the Flex Window, is highly customizable this time around. It allows users to make calls, take photos, reply to messages with a full keyboard, check weather updates, and even use their wallet directly without having to open up the phone. 

It also gets a Multi-Widget view with the option of setting up different widgets, clock faces, and video wallpapers. On the inside, you get a 6.2-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with an adaptive refresh rate of 120Hz. Both displays get Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2 on top for protection.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5 gets the new Flex Hinge which allows the device to be closed fully without any gap, along with an Armor Aluminum frame. Coming to the camera, it gets a primary 12MP camera with OIS and a 12MP Ultrawide rear sensor. It also gets a 10MP shooter on the front. Samsung has added AI solution improvements to the camera, along with better Nightography capabilities.

Powering the device is Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 with 8GB RAM and up to 512GB UFS 4.0 storage.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5: Pricing and availability

Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Z Flip 5 will start at $999 and will come in two storage options - 256GB and 512GB. It will be available for pre-order in select markets from July 26, with general availability starting August 11. Users will be able to choose from Mint, Graphite, Cream, and Lavender color options.

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First Published Date: 26 Jul, 16:47 IST
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