Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 launched as the first foldable Smartphone with an under-display camera

DateAugust 12, 2021

Price In Nepal Rs. 230,000(Expected)

Key Features

display

Display

Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 120Hz, HDR10+, 1200 nits (peak)

7.6 inches

1768 x 2208 pixels

dimension

Dimension

  • Height:158.2mm
  • Width:128.1mm
  • Depth:6.4 mm
hardware

Hardware

Octa-Core

12GB RAM

256+512GB ROM

camera

Camera

12+12+12MP (R)

16MP (F)

android

Software

Android 11

One UI 3.5

battery

Battery

4,400 mAh

Fast charging 25W

Fast wireless charging 11W

Reverse wireless charging 4.5W

Full Specifications

  • basic

    Basic Info

    • Brand

      Samsung

    • Model

      Galaxy Z Fold3 5G

    • Released

      August, 2021

  • body

    Body

    • Dimension

      158.2mm x 128.1mm x 6.4 mm

    • Weight

      271 g

    • Color

      Phantom Black, Phantom Silver, Phantom Green

  • display

    Display

    • Type

      Outer: 6.2″ Super AMOLED 2X with HD+ (2260 x 832 pixels) resolution; 120Hz refresh rate | Inner: 7.6″ Dynamic AMOLED 2X with FHD+ (2208 x 1768 pixels) resolution; 120Hz refresh rate

    • Size

      7.6 inches

    • Resolution

      1768 x 2208 pixels

    • Pixel Density

      374 ppi

  • android

    Software

    • Operating System

      Android Android 11

    • UI

      One UI 3.5

  • hardware

    Hardware

    • Processor

      Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm)

    • CPU

      Octa-core (1x Cortex-X1 @ 2.84GHz, 3x Cortex-A78 @ 2.42GHz, 4x Cortex-A55 @ 1.80GHz)

    • GPU

      Adreno 660

    • RAM

      12GB

    • Storage

      256GB

    • Expandable storage

      No

  • camera

    Camera

    • Rear Camera

      12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide)+12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm (telephoto) +12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚, 12mm (ultrawide)

    • Rear Video

      4K@60fps, 1080p@60/240fps (gyro-EIS), 720p@960fps (gyro-EIS), HDR10+

    • Front Camera

      16 MP, f/1.8, 1.0µm, under display

    • Front Video

      4K@30fps, 1080p@30fps, gyro-EIS

    • Flash

      LED flash

    • Features

      HDR, panorama

  • battery

    Battery

    • Ampere

      4400 mAh battery

    • Charging Power

      25W wired charging, 10W wireless, 4.5W wireless charging

    • Charging Type

      USB Type-C 3.2

    • Removable

      Non-removable

  • sim

    Sim

    • Sim Type

      Nano-SIM and eSIM

    • Network Type

      2G/ 3G / 4G / 5G Supported

  • connection

    Connectivity

    • Wi-Fi

      Yes

    • Bluetooth

      Yes, 5.2

    • OTG

      Supported

    • fM

      No

    • USB

      USB Type-C

    • GPS

      Supported

    • NFC

      Yes

  • sensor

    Sensors

    • Fingerprint

      Fingerprint (side-mounted)

    • Face Unlock

      Supported

    • Proximity Sensor

      Supported

    • Gyroscope

      Supported

    • E-compass

      Supported

    • Accelerometer

      Supported

Samsung has finally raised the curtains off of the latest iteration of its foldable smartphone — the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3. It has improved the design and fragility and is Samsung’s first smartphone to boast an under-display camera. Here, let’s have a look at the specs, features, of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 along with availability, and expected price in Nepal. 

Samsung Z Fold 3 Overview:

Design and Display

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 flaunts a 6.2-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X outer screen having HD+ 2260 × 832 pixels resolution. Similarly, a 7.6-inches QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 2 X main display has FHD+ 2208 × 1768 pixels resolution. Furthermore, the main screen is also HDR10+ certified. Fortunately, on both sides, the Fold 3’s screen has a 120Hz refresh rate. 

Maintaining the Adaptive refresh rate, the cover display as well as the main display, can dynamically adjust the refresh rate on the basis of the content on the screen. For protection, the exterior screen and the rear cover are covered with a Gorilla Glass Victus.  The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 comes with three color options – Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver.

samsung galaxy z fold 3 price in nepal

Talking about the design, the rear panel comes with a new look having the pill-shaped camera arrangement. The hinge is made up of Armor Aluminum that is 10% more long-lasting to protect the interior parts of the hinge.

In addition, this time, the Fold gets an official IPX8 certification for water resistance which is the first time ever on a foldable device. All of this adds up to make Fold 3 80% more long-lasting than Fold 2. 

Performance and Memory

Moving on to the memory, the Fold 3 comes with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 chipset coupled with 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and up to 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage. On the software side, it runs on Android 11-based OneUI 3.1.

Camera

The Z Fold 3 is Samsung’s first phone that houses an under-display camera. On the top-right corner of the main display, there’s a 4MP lens.

Similarly, the smartphone comes with a triple camera cutout led by a 12MP primary camera which is complemented by a 12MP ultra-wide and a 12MP telephoto lens. Here, both the primary and telephoto cameras get OIS support. Moreover, a punch-hole in the cover display has a 10MP sensor with an f/2.2 aperture.

Battery and Connectivity

The Z Fold 3 is fueled with a 4400mAh battery that charges with a 25W adapter through the USB Type-C port. It also supports 10W wireless charging along with 4.5W reverse wireless charging. Moving on to biometrics, it has a side-mounted capacitive fingerprint sensor. It also supports an S-pen which is specifically designed for the fold. The pen has a 15mm tip and weighs 8 grams.

Talking about the connectivity, the device includes Bluetooth 5.2, GPS, Wi-Fi 6, Galileo, and NFC. Moving on to the audio, it has a stereo speaker setup with Dolby Atmos

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Price and Availability in Nepal 

In the US, The Fold 3 retail starts at $1799.99. If and when it launches in Nepal, we expect the price of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 to start around NPR 230,000

Smartphone ModelPrice in the USPrice in Nepal
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (256GB)USD 1799.99NPR 230,000
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (512GB)USD 1899.99NPR 245,000

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What colors does the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 come in?

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 comes with three color options – Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver.

Is Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 water-resistant?

The Fold gets an official IPX8 certification for water resistance which is the first time ever on a foldable device. All of this adds up to make Fold 3 80% more long-lasting than Fold 2. 

Does Samsung Galaxy Z Fold support wireless charging?

The Z Fold 3 is fueled with a 4400mAh battery that charges with a 25W adapter through the USB Type-C port. It also supports 10W wireless charging along with 4.5W reverse wireless charging.

How many cameras does Galaxy Z Fold3 5G have?

Galaxy Z Fold3 5G has a camera system consisting of a total of five cameras. On the Front Cover is the 10MP Selfie Camera, and on the Back Cover, you’ll find the triple Rear Camera, with a 12MP Ultra Wide Camera, 12MP Wide-angle Camera, and 12MP Telephoto Camera. The Main Screen has a 4MP Under Display Camera.

Does Galaxy Z Fold3 5G have 5G?

Yes, Galaxy Z Fold3 5G supports 5G connectivity, so if you have a 5G data plan with your carrier, you can use Galaxy Z Fold3 5G to download and upload at Hyperfast data speeds.

Meanwhile, Check out the Galaxy Z Fold3 | Z Flip3 5G: Introduction Film | Samsung (Source:Samsung )

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