Samsung Electronics has unveiled the Galaxy Z Flip 5G adding it to its portfolio of 5G-capable devices including the Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, Note20 5G and Note 20 Ultra 5G, S20 Ultra 5G, S20 FE 5G and Tab S7+ 5G here in Singapore.
The Galaxy Z Flip is stylish and compact. Now with 5G, this Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Plus 5G powered smartphone delivers lightning-fast speeds without added bulk to the device. Samsung has partnered Singtel to demonstrate the early benefits of 5G to consumers. Singtel is the first in Singapore to harness the 3.5Hz spectrum to deliver ultra-fast speeds at low latency and improved bandwidth.
Watch our video comparison of the initial rollout of 5G by Singtel and M1.
Upgraded features found in the Galaxy Z Flip 5G
|Flex Mode||Easily and simultaneously view and control content with the Galaxy Flip’s custom-built user experience, which utilises its unique forward folding form factor. When it is free-standing, the display automatically splits into two 4-inch screens so users can view content on the top half of the display, and control the phone’s functions on the bottom half.||YouTube with Flex mode – With Flex mode, enjoy your favourite YouTube channel hands-free. While streaming on the top half of the device, you can also browse, read descriptions, and comment on the bottom half. This is also bundled with four months of YouTube Premium with the Galaxy Z Flip 5G for an uninterrupted entertainment experience.|
Camera update with Flex mode – Shoot easier from higher and lower angles with the Galaxy Z Flip 5G. Whether it is capturing low-angle action videos or vibrant bird’s-eye view photos of a delicious meal, double-tap in Flex mode to switch the camera’s preview window from the top to the bottom half of the device.
|Multitasking||Effortlessly multi-task with Multi-Active Window by using the Multi-Window Tray to drag and drop the apps that will be used.||App Pair– Seamlessly open and access two apps at once using App Pair in the Multi-Window Tray. The Gallery and Messaging apps will open simultaneously when sharing photos with a friend to provide a seamless experience.|
Multi-window Tray – The Multi-Window Tray is now part of a more robust Edge Panel integration, for added convenience, providing access to more apps.
Availability and Pricing – The Galaxy Z Flip 5G
The Galaxy Z Flip 5G will be available from 31 October 2020 in two colours – Mystic Gray and Mystic Bronze encased in glass with a haze finish that is soft to the touch while minimising fingerprints. Get one from M1, Singtel or StarHub, Samsung Online Store, Samsung Experience Stores and major consumer electronics and IT stores including Best Denki, Challenger/Hachi, Courts, Gain City, Harvey Norman and KrisShop, at a recommended retail price of S$1,998 (including GST). Top up an additional S$48 for the transparent cover.