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Samsung today announced the launch of the Galaxy Fold – a completely new category of mobile technology – available in Korea on 6 September, followed by select countries including France, Germany, Singapore, U.K., U.S., and more in Cosmos Black and Space Silver.
The revolutionary device will be available in Singapore from 18 September.
Galaxy Fold was designed to inspire new experiences: when closed, you can access your essentials on the cover display comfortably with one hand, and when opened, you can explore new ways to multitask, watch videos, play games, and more, on its immersive 7.3-inch1 Infinity Flex Display. With improved design and construction, Samsung is excited to bring the Galaxy Fold to consumers.
During the past several months, Samsung has been refining the Galaxy Fold to ensure it delivers the best possible experience. Not only have we improved the Galaxy Fold’s design and construction, but we also took the time to rethink the entire consumer journey.
“The category-defining Galaxy Fold is a device that defies the barriers of traditional smartphone design. Now, we’re excited to release this pioneering mobile technology, and allow consumers to experience it for themselves,” said DJ Koh, President and CEO of IT & Mobile Communications Division, Samsung Electronics. “Consumers have responded positively to larger screens, and the Galaxy Fold’s revolutionary form factor offers a bigger, more immersive screen without sacrificing portability. This is what we call innovation of new mobile experience in action.”
First-of-its-Kind User Experience
The Galaxy Fold combines users’ favorite smartphone and tablet features to deliver a new kind of mobile device and a first-of-its-kind user experience – from a new form factor and materials to its unique foldable UX, versatile camera and premium performance. Samsung worked alongside partners to create an entirely new UX that will change the way we use our mobile devices and takes full advantage of the foldable design with its cover and main displays. As a result, the device opens up new possibilities for users.
The Galaxy Fold transforms how you capture, share, and edit mobile content. When closed, you can shoot a quick video, and then simply open the device to watch it on a larger screen – with the App Continuity feature, the video seamlessly transitions from the cover display to the main display. With Multi-Active Window, you can run multiple apps at once in real-time and effectively multitask: Edit footage, browse through your photo gallery for still shots, and read emails from friends and co-workers, all at the same time.
Pricing and Availability in Singapore
The Galaxy Fold in LTE variant will be available in Singapore at the recommended retail price of $3,088, in two colour variants: Cosmos Black and Space Silver. The Galaxy Fold in LTE variant in Cosmos Black will be available from 18 September and the Galaxy Fold in LTE variant in Space Silver will be available from 21 September.
The device will be available for purchase at selected local telecommunication operators (M1, Singtel and StarHub) and Samsung Experience Store at VivoCity.
Galaxy Fold Premier Service in Singapore
Consumers who purchase the Galaxy Fold in LTE variant will get to enjoy the Galaxy Fold Premier Service. The premium customer care program is dedicated to Galaxy Fold in LTE variant owners, providing them with a suite of service offerings specially designed to give them peace of mind and the best possible device experience.
- 24-hour Concierge Support via Samsung Members app
- Door-to-Door pick-up and delivery service for device repair (up to two times only)
- One-time screen replacement or repair upon payment of a deductible of $200
Galaxy Fold in LTE variant customers can also enjoy additional complimentary customer service benefits, such as 30-day 1-for-1 exchange for functional defects, data transfer assistance, diagnostic checks, one-time 1-to-1 in-box accessories exchange, and dedicated and priority queue at authorised Samsung Customer Service Centres at VivoCity and Westgate.
The Galaxy Fold Premier Service is valid for 12 months from the date of purchase of the new device.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Specifications
Galaxy Fold Product Specifications
– 7.3” QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED Display (4.2:3) Infinity Flex Display (2152 x1536),
– 4.6” HD+ Super AMOLED Display (21:9), 720 x1680, 399ppi
‘*Main display: Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners and the upper cutout. Actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners and the upper cutout.
**Cover display: Screen measured diagonally as a full rectangle without accounting for the rounded corners. Actual viewable area is less due to the rounded corners.
|Dimension & Weight||Folded: 62.8 x 160.9 x 15.7mm ~ 17.1mm|
Unfolded: 117.9 x 160.9 x 6.9mm ~ 7.6mm
|Camera||Cover Camera||10MP Selfie Camera: F2.2, Pixel size: 1.22μm, FOV: 80˚|
|10MP Selfie Camera: F2.2, Pixel size: 1.22μm, FOV: 80˚|
8MP RGB Depth Camera, F1.9, Pixel Size: 1.12μm, FOV: 85˚
|16MP Ultra Wide Camera: F2.2, Pixel size: 1.0μm, FOV: 123˚|
12MP Wide-angle Camera: Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, OIS, F1.5/F2.4, Pixel size: 1.4μm, FOV: 77˚
12MP Telephoto Camera: PDAF, F2.4, OIS, Pixel size: 1.0μm, FOV: 45˚
Dual OIS, 0.5x out and 2x in optical zoom, Up to 10x digital zoom, HDR10+ recording, Tracking AF
|AP||7 ㎚ 64-bit Octa-Core Processor (2.84 ㎓ + 2.41 ㎓ + 1.7 ㎓)|
|Memory||12GB RAM with 512GB internal storage (UFS3.0)|
*Actual user-accessible memory is less than the total memory due to storage of the operating system and software used to operate the device features. Actual user memory will vary depending on the operator and may change after software upgrades are performed.
|Battery||LTE model: 4380mAh (typical) dual battery*|
‘*Typical value tested under third-party laboratory condition. Typical value is the estimated average value considering the deviation in battery capacity among the battery samples tested under IEC 61960 standard. Rated (minimum) capacity is 4275mAh for LTE 4G model. Actual battery life may vary depending on network environment, usage patterns and other factors.
|Charging||Fast Charging compatible on wired and wireless*|
*Fast wireless charging requires use of wireless charger with compatible Adaptive Fast Charging Adapter. Wired charging compatible with QC2.0 and AFC, Wireless charging compatible with WPC and PMA.
**Only works with smartphones and wearables with WPC Qi wireless charging capability. May not work when certain accessories or covers are attached to the device. May affect call reception or data services, depending on your network environment.
|OS||Android 9 (Pie)|
|Network||LTE model: Enhanced 2X2 MIMO, 6CA, LAA, LTE Cat.18|
– Up to 1.2Gbps Download / Up to 150Mbps Upload
*May differ by market, mobile operator and service providers.
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax HE80 MIMO, 1024QAM|
Bluetooth v 5.0, USB type-C, NFC, Location (GPS, Galileo, Glonass, BeiDou)
|SIM Card||LTE model: one eSIM and/or one Nano SIM|
*eSIM availability may vary depending on country and mobile operator
*SIM card sold separately
|Payment (Samsung Pay)||Credit & debit cards: supports MST and/or NFC Membership cards, Gift cards, Transit cards, Reward point service|
*Payment solutions and available features may vary depending on country, mobile operators and service providers.
|Sensors||Capacitive Fingerprint sensor (side), Accelerometer, Barometer, Gyro sensor, Geomagnetic sensor, Hall sensor, Proximity sensor, RGB Light sensor|
|Authentication||Lock type: pattern, PIN, password|
Biometric lock type: Fingerprint sensor, Face recognition
*Galaxy Fold has a Capacitive Fingerprint sensor on the side.
|Audio||Stereo speakers and bundled Galaxy Buds|
Surround sound with Dolby Atmos technology (Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus included.)
UHQ 32-bit &DSD64/128 support*, PCM: Up to 32 bits, DSD: DSD64/128
Audio playback format : MP3, M4A, 3GA, AAC, OGG, OGA, WAV, WMA, AMR, AWB, FLAC, MID, MIDI, XMF, MXMF, IMY, RTTTL, RTX, OTA, APE, DSF, DFF
*DSD64 and DSD128 playback can be limited depending on the file format.
|Video||Video playback format: MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, ASF, AVI, FLV, MKV, WEBM|
TV connection: Wireless: Smart View (screen mirroring 1080p at 30fps) / Wired: supports DisplayPort over USB type-C. Supports video out when connecting via HDMI Adapter. (DisplayPort 4K UHD at 60 fps)
|Security||Knox protection: real-time monitoring and protection.|
Virus, malware prevention. (Powered by McAfee)
Secure Folder: a secure space on the device to keep content such as apps, photos and videos, secured by fingerprint scanning.
*Virus and malware prevention solution providers may vary depending on country.
|Colors||Space Silver, Cosmos Black|
|In the Box||Galaxy Fold, Galaxy Buds, Data Cable, Adaptive Fast Charging Adapter, Ejection Pin,|
USB Connector (OTG), Quick Start Guide, Aramid Fiber Cover
*Accessories may not be available depending on the model you purchase or the country or region you live in. Except for cover, which is only available in black, Cosmos Black device will receive black accessories in box and Space Silver device will receive white accessories in box.
*All specifications and descriptions provided herein may be different from the actual specifications and descriptions of the product. Samsung reserves the right to make changes to this page and the contents herein, including without limitation, functionality, features, specifications, GUI, images, videos, benefits, design, pricing, components, performance, availability, capabilities, and any other product information, without notice.
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