Do you remember ‘Flip Phones’? Yeah, it was a good time when flip phones were considered improved version of feature and symbios operated cell phones. Today is the time of smartphones but Samsung has brought a flip phone running on Android – Samsung Galaxy Folder 2.
It seems that Samsung has taken a brave initiative to revive the old trend while equipped with the latest technology. The Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 is the most recent flip phone that wants to bring that old trend back into fashion. It is now officially listed on the company’s website in China.
The new smartphone, rather flip smartphone, runs Android 6.0 Marshmallow under the hood. The new model is a successor to the Galaxy Folder released last year in September.
The design of Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 is similar to its predecessor with minor changes. The keyboard has been improved to last longer. New metallic silver colour option has also been added. The Galaxy Folder 2 packs a solid sports metal body and a physical keyboard. It measures 15.4mm thick, and weighs in at 160 grams.
The Folder 2 packs a 3.8-inch WVGA screen with an IPS panel. It is powered by a 1.4 GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425 SoC paired with 2 GB of RAM. It offers 16 GB of storage expandable via microSD card (up to 128 GB). There’s also a 1,950 mAh battery, capable of 318 hours of standby time. Connectivity options include, 4G LTE, GPS, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, and Bluetooth v4.2.
The Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 has an 8-megapixel rear camera with LED flash and an f/1.9 aperture. Additionally, it supports a 5-megapixel selfie shooter with an f/1.9 aperture.
Price and Release Date
The price and official release date of Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 in international market is still unknown. Keep on visiting us as we will update you as and when the second announcement comes on surface.
|NETWORK||Technology||2G, 3G, 4G LTE|
|BODY||Dimensions||122 x 60.2 x 15.4 mm|
|DISPLAY||Type||WVGA screen with IPS panel|
|PLATFORM||OS||Android 6.0 Marshmallow|
|Chipset||1.4GHz quad-core Snapdragon 425|
|MEMORY||Card slot||Supported, up to 128GB|
|CAMERA||Primary||8 MP (f/1.9)|
|Features||Auto Focus, LED Flash|
|Secondary||5 MP with HD video|
|WLAN||Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n|
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