Samsung Galaxy Fold Review: Extra Large Display
The Samsung Galaxy Fold is unusual for a phone and most forward-thinking smartphone of 2019. The foldable phone went from the pinnacle of hype for mobile companies but finally, Samsung delivering on the promise of a foldable phone with instantly proving a real head-turner out on the streets.
- Extra-large display is excellent for watching videos, reading & photos.
- Samsung’s biggest battery but life is short.
- Fold phone is truly useful & not just a gimmick.
- The 7.3-inch screen is too fragile & a 4.6-inch display is too small to be effective.
- $1,980 – Overprice Tag.
- The vulnerable plastic screen that will feel cheap – despite the cost.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Review
The consumer may want to know what thing was done by Samsung Galaxy Fold. The Samsung original fold model and this new released redesigned version fold model that has fixes biggest design errors. No, everything looks wonderful and terrible with a high price tag and crystal clear from Samsung.
The handset folds down to a 4.6-inch outer screen and folds out to become a 7.3-inch huge display like mini-tablet display which is amazing work done by the company.
The phone is a good instance of why the foldable phone is the future of smartphone and it could be truly useful. There is something really satisfying by using the fold, it’s 7.3-inch screen built for productivity for multitasking work. You can edit photos, watch movies, reading online newspaper or eBooks at the same time by using multiple apps.
It’s pretty impressive and satisfies just carrying a small phone in your pocket. There is one thing it’ll latterly say unappreciated in photos, and the extensive bezel around the 4.6-inch screen makes it feel cramped and still, the phone is tall and chunky. But the phone is easy to fold up and zip into your pocket to feel comforts.
Microsoft is also introducing surprising dual-screen phones of its own in the next holidays. Samsung Galaxy Fold feels like the biggest sensation on the really expensive price tag. So, people may have to think to invest such big amount ($2,000) for just foldable phones. That’s why everyone else should wait for something cheaper, better and more durable phone from different companies in a few months.
The Galaxy Fold battery life is not that much lasting even it was Samsung’s biggest battery (4,38 mAh). But the battery itself not bad because battery life is depending on how long you had that big screen open. The big screen (7.3-inch) display makes web browsing 1.4 times bigger than the Note 10 Plus, videos and games can appear 2.2 times bigger if the application take-up of the screen by aspect ratio 4.2.3. The fold also offers a broader view and makes way for Multi-Active Window Mode. You can have 3 apps open at ones and it’s fairly usable to everyone that’s why also Galaxy Fold battery may not durable for long-lasting otherwise the battery is so cool and it gives long-lasting life.
The Fold phone powered by a high processor includes higher-end Snapdragon 855 Plus. Galaxy has 12 GB of RAM that delivers it a high yield when multiple apps are running in your Phone and also it has 512 GB of storage capacity. It is enough storage for handsets.
More importantly, Phone isn’t going to outpace the performance of current phones. But however, you have to pay big bucks for new innovation foldable screen display, not for the new latest chipset.
Galaxy Fold has built-in six cameras but it’s technically not new its the same as the previous S10 Samsung series (S10 and Note 10) and the same configuration is applied in Fold as well but the only difference is Fold has a foldable screen.
We are not especially recommended to get this fold handset from Samsung even if you won’t spare your cash. There are more foldable handsets are coming very soon even from Microsoft. So, we would like to say do yourself as a favor and wait for upcoming foldable phones.
Galaxy Fold Phone Full Specifications Details
|Display Size and Resolution:||4.6-inch Super AMOLED, 7.3-inch QXGA + Dynamic AMOLED Screen.|
|Dimensions:||Folded: 62.8 X 161 X 15.7 mm & Unfolded: 117.9 X 161 X 6.9 mm|
|Weight:||9.7 OZ and 276 gram.|
|Operating System:||Android 9.0 with Samsung One UI.|
|Main Camera:||12 MP (wide angle), 16 MP (ultra-wide angle) & 12 MP (telephoto).|
|Front-facing Camera:||Two 10 MP and 8 MP 3D Depth.|
|Video Capture Capacity:||4K (HDR 10+)|
|Processor:||Qualcomm Snapdragon 855.|
|Primary Storage:||512 GB|
|Battery:||480 mAh (Huge Battery from Samsung)|
|Fingerprint Sensor:||Power Button|
|Connector Type:||USB-C port type|
|Special Feature:||Wireless Charging, Fast Charging, Foldable Display.|
|Price off-contract (USD):||$1,980|
|Price (AUD)||AU 2,950|
|Network:||LTE and 5G Model|
|Wi-Fi:||Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax (2.4 Ghz)|
|Bluetooth:||5.0 (LE up to 2 MBPS) and ANT + USB Type-C + GPS|
|Sim Card:||LET Model: one eSIM and one Nano SIM & 5G Model: one Nano SIM.|
|Security:||Knox Protection (Powered by McAfee)|
|Authentication:||Lock Type and Biometric type|
|Video Wallpaper:||Up to 15 seconds of video can be used.|