Earlier this week, Samsung announced its foldable display phone, the Galaxy Fold in India at a price of Rs 1,64,999. There is no doubt it will have limited units for sale in the country since its a versatile offering. Samsung calls it a game-changing innovation, and early access to breakthrough innovation is bound to cost.
Our editor-in-chief, Ershad had a chance to try out this phone, you can see his impression in the tweet and have a closer look at the device itself. In case you’re planning to purchase the phone, we’d love to take up your queries. And will try to answer them as soon as possible.
Samsung’s e-store in India would be selling this mind-boggling phone. Starting today at 12 PM, the BUY now link mentioned at the end of this story will get active. Meaning that’s when you’d be able to purchase the Galaxy Fold in India. Before you do that lets once again go over the specifications of the phone.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Specifications
Sporting a full 7.3-inch display when it opened up, the resolution of this display is 1536 x 2152. And when its folded, the outer screen measures at 4.6-inch. The large screen is a Dynamic AMOLED panel, while the outer screen is a Super AMOLED panel with a 21:9 aspect ratio.
There is a triple rear camera setup support on the Galaxy Fold. The primary lens is 12MP and the secondary lens is of 12MP (telephoto lens) as well. The third lens comes with 16MP resolution. The selfie experience is powered by dual camera setup, 10MP + 8MP, but only when the display is unfolded. When it’s in a folded state, you’d only have access to a 10MP selfie camera.
The performance is powered by Snapdragon 855 processor, and it is probably the only flagship from Samsung in India that comes with this chipset. Cuz all the flagship handsets launched in India this year are powered by the latest Exynos processor. There is a 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. All this is powered by a 4380mAh capacity battery.
Samsung Galaxy Fold will be available to purchase on off-line stores as well. All in all 35 cities across 315 outlets will be selling this smartphone of the future. The deliveries of the online purchase will start on October 20 in India.