On Wednesday, August 10, Samsung held its long-awaited Unpacked . During the event, the brand presented the next generation of innovative folding smartphones : Galaxy Z Flip4 and Galaxy Z Fold4 . In addition, two smartwatches and headphones that are also added to the portfolio and that will soon be available in Guatemala.
“The Samsung Galaxy Folds are built on our philosophy of openness, enabling new possibilities with complete customization both inside and out. Created in collaboration with our world-class partners, the upcoming foldable devices offer unparalleled mobile experiences that meet the needs of our most dynamic users,” said Dr. TM Roh, President and Head of Business, Mobile eXperience, Samsung Electronics.
MEET EXCLUSIVELY THE DEVICES PRESENTED AT SAMSUNG UNPACKED 2022
Samsung recognizes that the enthusiasm for foldables continues to grow and for this reason they have bet on the fourth generation of foldable smartphones.
The brand continues to innovate to offer users a truly optimized experience to ensure that every consumer has a device that fits their needs.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip4
The Galaxy Z Flip4 builds on the success of Samsung’s iconic form factor and adds key features, including a refined camera experience, larger battery and expanded customization, while maintaining its ultra-compact design.
The Z Flip4 has been designed to be truly hands-free, getting more done without having to open the phone. Make calls, answer texts, unlock your car, and even control the SmartThings Scene widget , all from the Cover Screen.
The Galaxy Z Flip4 can capture, watch and connect for longer between charges with the expanded 3700mAh battery . With Super Fast Charging, now compatible with Z Flip4, it is possible to charge up to 50% in approximately 30 minutes , keeping users connected.
With the slimmest hinge, straightened edges, contrast frosted back glass, and shiny metal bezels, the design is the most refined yet. Users can fully customize the Z Flip4 inside and out, with Galaxy Themes on both the Cover and Home Screens to complement your style with custom fonts, icons and designs. Additionally, users can create their own Cover Screen with new clock designs and backgrounds in various formats, such as images, GIFs, and even video .
With this smartphone, it is possible to record hands-free videos or capture group selfies at various angles by partially folding the Z Flip4 to activate the FlexCam (features that can even be enjoyed in users’ favorite applications). Thanks to Samsung’s partnership with Meta, FlexCam is optimized for the most popular social platforms, including Instagram, WhatsApp and Facebook. It is also possible to take selfieshigh quality directly from the Cover Screen, taking advantage of the main camera with the updated Quick Shot. And for content creators, high-quality video recording can be started in Quick Shot mode and then seamlessly switch to Flex mode to continue shooting hands-free without stopping the video. Users can now take Portrait mode selfies and see a preview in the photo’s actual aspect ratio when using Quick Shot.
Other specifications that we highlight:
- Snapdragon® 8+ Ger 1 Technology
- 6.7-inch FHD+ main screen
- 1.9-inch Super AMOLED Cover Screen
- 10MP selfie camera, 12MP ultra-wide camera, and 12MP wide-angle camera
- Folded dimensions of 71.9 x 84.9 x 17.1mm (Hinged) – 15.9mm (Hanging)
- Unfolded dimensions of 71.9 x 165.2 x 6.9mm
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold4
The Galaxy Z Fold4 opens up new possibilities for users by delivering Samsung’s most complete smartphone experience to date. A shape-shifting design, immersive screens and PC-like multitasking, plus advanced camera technology and powerful mobile processors.
The Galaxy Z Fold4 is the brand’s most powerful phone to date. The Z Fold4 combines Samsung’s collective mobile technology expertise to create a device with greater functionality, whether open, closed or in Flex mode . Plus, it’s the first device to run Android 12L, a special version of Android created by Google for big-screen experiences, including foldable ones.
Multitasking on the Z Fold4 is easier than ever, so users can get more done on the go. The new Taskbar provides a PC -like layout and offers access to users’ favorite and recent applications. Multitasking is also more intuitive, thanks to new swipe gestures . This allows you to instantly switch full-screen apps to pop-ups or split the screen in half for more ways to multitask .
Samsung’s partnerships with Google and Microsoft take multitasking to the next level. Google apps, including Chrome and Gmail, now support drag and drop, allowing users to quickly copy and paste links, photos, and more from one app to another. With Google Meet, users can now connect with more people while enjoying joint virtual activities, including co-watching videos on YouTube or playing games together on a video call . The full suite of Microsoft Office and Outlook take advantage of the foldable screen, providing more information and faster ways to interact with content. The multitasking experience is completed by the functionality of S Pen , whichEnable drawing and note-taking on the go, with optimized storage inside the Standing Cover with Pen .
The Galaxy Z Fold4 takes stunning photos and videos with a refined 50MP Wide Lens and 30x Space Zoom Lens. It also offers a wide variety of camera modes, including the larger Zoom Map activated in Capture View mode, Dual Preview and Rear Cam Selfie, all customized to take advantage of the unique form factor for more shooting flexibility. And with the largest pixel size, 23% brighter sensor, and enhanced processing power, users can capture clear images , even at night.
Content is even more immersive and distinctive on the 7.6-inch main display with a brighter display, 120Hz adaptive refresh rate , and a less visible Under Display Camera (UDC) that features a new arrangement of scatter -type sub-pixels (scattered). Popular social media apps like Facebook are optimized for the big screen experience to make content more enjoyable. Favorite streaming service apps like Netflix can also be openedand watch hands-free with Flex mode. For unoptimized apps, users can even control the device without making content disruptive with the new Flex Mode Touchpad , which offers precision when pausing, replaying, and playing videos, or zooming in and out of content while the device is in Flex Mode. Flex.
Gaming is also snappier thanks to the powerful Snapdragon® 8+ Ger 1 mobile platform and hyper-fast 5G network . With a slimmer hinge, lighter weight and even narrower bezels, the wider screen enables easier one-handed interactions while using the Cover Screen .
Samsung continues its path of innovation that pushes boundaries to deliver the level of durability consumers expect, both inside and out. With Armor Aluminum frames and hinge cover along with exclusive Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus®+ on the Cover Screen and back glass, the Z Flip4 and Z Fold4 are the toughest foldables ever. The durability of the Main Display panel is also improved thanks to the optimized layer structure, which helps reduce damage from external shocks. Additionally, both the Z Flip4 and Z Fold4 are equipped with IPX8 water resistance , so users can worry less ifThey get caught in the rain.
Prices and availability
The Galaxy Z Flip4 and Z Fold4 will be available for pre-order (pre-order on Samsung’s website) in select countries starting August 10.
Galaxy Buds2 Pro
Joining the Galaxy Z series are Galaxy Buds2 Pro , Samsung’s new top-of-the-line in-ear headphones that deliver the most immersive wireless audio experience with a new compact design and seamless connectivity that’s perfect for any aspect of everyday life. .
The user can appreciate each musical interlude with superior 24-bit Hi-Fi audio , which offers a high dynamic range that helps you feel connected to the content you are listening to in crystal-clear resolution. With Samsung’s new built-in codec (SSC HiFi), quality music can be streamed seamlessly, and the new 2-way coaxial speaker makes those sounds richer than ever.
The new compact and ergonomic design is 15% smaller , with a secure fit designed to prevent rotation, making them the perfect companion for working out, it’s also possible to answer calls on the go with powerful ANC to eliminate noise . Exterior.
And if the user loses their Buds2 Pro, SmartThings Find now makes it quick and easy to locate them, whether they are inside their holder or not.
Galaxy Watch5 y Galaxy Watch5 Pro
During Unpacked, Samsung also introduced the Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Pro , devices that shape health and wellness habits with intuitive insights , advanced features and even more powerful capabilities. The Galaxy Watch5 refines the features consumers rely on every day, while the latest addition to the Galaxy Watch lineup, the Galaxy Watch5 Pro is Samsung’s most durable and feature-rich watch yet.
Galaxy Watch5 is equipped with Samsung’s exclusive BioActive Sensor that powers the next era of digital health monitoring. First introduced on the Galaxy Watch4 series, the BioActive Sensor uses a single unique chip that combines three powerful health sensors – Optical Heart Rate , Electrical Heart Signal , and Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis . bioelectrical impedance) – to provide extensive readings including heart rate, blood oxygen level, and even stress level . Additionally, users can gain a deeper understanding of their heart health by monitoring blood pressure and ECG.– directly from the wrist .
Created for those who love the great outdoors, the Galaxy Watch5 Pro is the latest addition to the Galaxy Watch portfolio. From hiking to biking and more, the Watch5 Pro is up for the challenge thanks to its premium materials. It features refined Sapphire Crystal that better resists wear and tear, and a durable titanium case that protects the screen with a protruding bezel design. The Galaxy Watch5 Pro also comes with an all-new D-Buckle Sport Band that offers rugged durability with a sleek, clean fit.
Engineered to be strong and built to last, the Galaxy Watch5 Pro has the largest battery in a Galaxy Watch. It’s 60% larger than the Galaxy Watch4, which is key to following the wearer as they master a new route. You can also take advantage of GPX, which is available for the first time on a Galaxy Watch, hike, record and share with other trail lovers in the Samsung Health app with Route Workout. It also allows you to download hiking and biking trails, and when you’re ready to head home, Galaxy Watch5 Pro will easily get you there with Track Back.