Tag Archive: Flip

From the Editor’s Desk: Unpacking the Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy S20

A new season of smartphones is here, and the lack of MWC is not going to slow it down.

Samsung Unpacked has come and gone, and while there wasn’t much left in the surprises department for the Galaxy S20 series, I’m happy the devices are official and out and we can finally talk about them. I know Mirror Purple on the Z Flip is so lovely — we’ll get there in a minute — but aren’t the  [Read More…]

AC Podcast 460: Galaxy S20; Z Flip; MWC 2020 Cancelled

Galaxy Unpacked took place this week in New York City, marking the official unveiling of the Galaxy S20 series phones and the Galaxy Z Flip. Mobile World Conference 202 has been cancelled due to health and travel concerns related to Covid-19. It’s a massive blow to exhibitors, attendees, and the host city, Barcelona.

The battle between Huawei and the United States continues, and it’s possible the government was aware of backdoors as long ago as 2009. Finally, an  [Read More…]

Galaxy Z Flip already sold out in stores, but you can still buy it online

Samsung had limited units of the Galaxy Z Flip up for sale at retail stores, and they’re already sold out.

What you need to know Samsung kicked off pre-orders for the Galaxy Z Flip, and the phone is already sold out at retail stores. Retail availability was every limited to begin with, and it looks like less than 10 units were available per outlet. You can still pre-order the phone directly from Samsung, but you’ll have to  [Read More…]

The Motorola RAZR is cool, but it doesn’t stand a chance against the Z Flip

Foldable done right Samsung Galaxy Z Flip

$ 1,380 at Samsung

Pros Display is made of ultra-thin glass More powerful specs Bigger battery with wireless charging Available with carriers and unlocked Lower price Cons Secondary screen is tiny Still a crease on the folding display

The Galaxy Z Flip is the newest folding phone to hit the market, and from what we can tell, it’s the better choice over the Motorola RAZR in virtually every single  [Read More…]

The Galaxy S20 Ultra and Z Flip both cost $1400 — which one should you get?

Latest specs Galaxy S20 Ultra

From $ 1,400 at Samsung

Pros Latest Qualcomm processor 120Hz display More impressive camera system Huge 5,000 mAh battery Supports 5G networks Cons Same old smartphone form factor Might be too big for some

The Galaxy S20 Ultra may not be as flashy as its Z Flip cousin, but when looking at all of its core components, it’s actually the more impressive device. You get Qualcomm’s newest Snapdragon 865 processor with  [Read More…]

10 interesting things you missed from the Galaxy S20 and Z Flip launch

Going beyond the headlines.

Samsung’s Unpacked event on February 11 was jam-packed with information. The unveilings of the Galaxy Z Flip and Galaxy S20 family were obviously the highlights, and as you might expect, some of the smaller announcements came and went without much fanfare.

It can be difficult to keep up with all of the news coming out of an event like Unpacked, so in this article, we’re going through the top ten interesting tidbits you  [Read More…]

What you need to know about Samsung’s foldable Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung’s second foldable ditches plastic and is super pocketable.

Prior to 2019, folding smartphones seemed like nothing more than a distant dream. However, thanks to innovations from the likes of Samsung, Huawei, and Motorola, folding phones are now more of a reality than they ever have been.

Following the rocky release of the Galaxy Fold last year, Samsung is now taking a different approach to foldables with the Galaxy Z Flip. Rather than create another phone and  [Read More…]

Galaxy Z Flip hands-on preview: Samsung just killed the RAZR

In less than a year, we have a second generation of Samsung foldables.

Just as expected, Samsung went ahead and unveiled the new Galaxy Z Flip alongside the Galaxy S20 series at its February launch event. In fact, it actually led the presentation with the Z Flip, which shows just how much it cares to put the spotlight on the new foldable after the Galaxy Fold’s rocky launch in 2019.

I’ve had a solid hour with  [Read More…]

Samsung officially unfolds its Galaxy Z Flip

It’s a busy day in Samsung’s part of the world as its mobile division unveiled its newest flagship phone series with the Galaxy S20 line. And while most consumers will likely care about those models, Samsung’s other new device will probably get most of the initial buzz.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip sees the world’s most popular phone maker putting a new spin on Android-powered phones. To be clear, it’s not the first folding phone on the market. In fact,  [Read More…]

The Galaxy Z Flip will launch with a Thom Browne-branded premium edition

If the regular model costs $ 1,400-ish, how much will this cost?

What you need to know Samsung’s working on an even more premium version of its already-very-expensive foldable. A leaked ad shows a limited edition of the Galaxy Z Flip is apparently in the works. It’ll be made in partnership with fashion designer Thom Browne.

We’ve got yet another Galaxy Z Flip leak this week, though from a somewhat unexpected source. Instead of Evan Blass (of  [Read More…]