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Samsung Galaxy Fold (2019) review

Android OS v9.0 (Pie)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
Adreno 640
12 GB / 512 GB
7.3 inches (1536 x 2152 px)
12 + 12 + 16 MP, 4032 x 3024 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization

Samsung announced the launch of the Galaxy Fold smartphone in 2019. The manufacturer is offering the Samsung Galaxy Fold phone with 7.3 inches display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 chipset, 12 GB of RAM and 512 GB of internal storage.

The Samsung Galaxy Fold comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, and a Li-Po 4380 mAh, non-removable battery. The 7.3 inches phone comes with AMOLED display (1536 x 2152 px). The AMOLED is a display technology and stands for Active Matrix Organic Light Emitting Diodes, it is a type of OLED display and is used in smartphones.

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Samsung Galaxy Fold specifications

BrandSamsung
NameGalaxy Fold
ModelGXYFOLD
Release date2019

Body

Colorsblack, blue, green, silver
SIM typeNano SIM

System

The Samsung Galaxy Fold comes with Android OS v9.0 (Pie) out of the box, but it is upgradable to the next OS.

OS versionAndroid OS v9.0 (Pie)
SoCQualcomm Snapdragon 855
CPUOcta-core, Single-core 2.84 GHz Kryo, Triple-core 2.42 GHz Kryo, Quad-core 1.8 GHz Kryo
GPUAdreno 640

Display

The size of Galaxy Fold screen is measured diagonally, from corner to corner. The 7.3 inches AMOLED display of Samsung Galaxy Fold with 1536 x 2152 px resolution is multitouch capable.

Display typeAMOLED
Screen size7.3 inches
Resolution1536 x 2152 px
Multitouch supportyes

Memory

The internal memory of Samsung Galaxy Fold (12 GB) cannot be expanded, but the internal storage (512 GB) can be expanded with a compatible microSD card.

RAM12 GB
Internal storage512 GB
Memory card slotmicroSD

Camera

The camera of the Galaxy Fold is equipped with autofocus. An autofocus (or AF) optical system uses a sensor, a control system and a motor to focus on an automatically or manually selected point or area. Very few Android cameras come without autofocus. The main camera of Galaxy Fold has optical image stabilization (OIS) to counteract camera shake. Optical image stabilization is a must for anyone shooting without a tripod with a long lens or in low light conditions.

Selfie camera11 + 8 MP
Main camera12 + 12 + 16 MP, 4032 x 3024 px, autofocus, optical image stabilization
FlashDual LED

Connectivity

The Samsung Galaxy Fold supports 2G, 3G and 4G/LTE networks. This phone has a built-in GPS. GPS is a highly accurate navigation system using signals from satellites to determine a location on the Earth's surface, irrespective of weather conditions. Most phones have a GPS unit on board. The Galaxy Fold comes with NFC (Near Field Communication) functionality. Near Field Communication (NFC) is a short-range wireless connectivity technology that makes life easier and more convenient for consumers around the world by making it simpler to make transactions, exchange digital content, and connect electronic devices with a touch. The Galaxy Fold phone has built-in FM radio. The built-in FM Radio is great for listening to your favorite radio station.

GSM 2G bands850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
Network coverage2G / 3G / 4G
Wi-FiWi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetoothv5.0, A2DP
GPSA-GPS, GLONASS
NFCyes
FM radioyes
USBUSB Type-C
HeadphoneUSB Type-C adapter

Battery

The Li-Po 4380 mAh, non-removable battery gives the smartphone a good battery backup. The lithium polymer (Li-Po) battery is a thin, light-weight, rechargeable battery. No periodic discharge is needed and charging can be done at random. The battery of Galaxy Fold isn't removable without voiding the warranty.

TypeLi-Po 4380 mAh, non-removable

Features

Smartphones today come with a wealth of sensors to facilitate a better user experience. The accelerometer is a sensor that measures the tilting motion and orientation of the phone. The Galaxy Fold phone has a fingerprint scanner. This sensor identifies and authenticates the fingerprints of an individual in order to grant or deny access to a smartphone. This Samsung phones comes with proximity sensor. This proximity sensor detects how close the phone is to an outside object, such as your ear. This smartphone supports fast charging technology, which comes in handy when you need quick juice on your device. The Galaxy Fold comes with wireless charging. Wireless charging uses an electromagnetic field to transfer energy between two objects through electromagnetic induction.

Sensorsaccelerometer, barometer, compass, fingerprint, gyroscope, hall, heart rate, light, proximity
SpecialsFast charging, Quick Charge, Wireless charging
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