On August 11, Samsung lifted the veil off its next-gen foldable devices in the fourth Galaxy Unpacked event of the year. Samsung’s next chapter in the foldable innovation includes – the Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G.
With the launch, these smartphones became the world’s first waterproof foldable phones with IPX8 ratings. Although it’s noted that it’s not the iP68 Water and Dust resistant. Moreover, they also have several improvements over the previous generation.
The South Korean company also launched several other products such as the Galaxy Watch 4, Watch 4 Classic, Galaxy Buds 2, Buds Go, and two new S-Pen. The event also introduced us to the next iteration of its custom skin – One UI 3.1.1.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G is launched carrying Samsung’s latest innovative technologies. It comes with several newly added features and a complete design revamp over the previous Galaxy Z Fold 2.
It comes with a relatively bigger cover display, an improved design, and the support of an S-Pen. This new foldable phone can be owned in three different color options – Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver.
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 sports a 7.6-inch AMOLED Infinity Flex foldable display with (UDC) Under Display Camera. The display has a resolution of 2208 x 1768 pixels with a 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ support, and an ultra-thin glass layer for protection.
While the cover display is 6.2-inch 120Hz AMOLED with 2268 x 832 pixels with Corning Gorilla Glass Victus protection. It is powered by the Snapdragon 888 processor and paired with 12GB RAM along with 256GB/512GB internal storage with UFS 3.1.
The foldable equips a triple rear camera setup including a 12MP ultra-wide camera (f/2.2 aperture), a 12MP wide-angle camera (Dual Pixel AF, OIS, F/1.8), and a 12MP Telephoto lens (PDAF, f/2.4, OIS).
The cover display equips a 10MP selfie camera with f/2.2 aperture and it also has a 4MP Under Display Camera with f/1.8 aperture.
The device packs a 4400mAh battery with support for a 25W fast charge, it also has 10E wireless charging and a 4.5W reverse wireless charging option. For security purposes, there’s a fingerprint scanner on the power button on the sides.
Price and availability
The shipping of Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G will begin from August 27, 2021, and it will be available in the three color options mentioned above. Check the official pricing below.
- Galaxy Z Fold 3 (12GB+256GB) – 1799.99 USD
- Galaxy Z Fold 3 (12GB+512GB) – 1899.99 USD
- Galaxy Z FOld S-Pen – 49.99 USD
- S-Pen Pro – 99.99 USD
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G
Samsung’s other innovation is the Galaxy Z FLip 5G, a clamshell phone. Just like the Galaxy Z Fold 3, this flip phone has also faced several changes and improvements over the previous generation.
It comes with an IPX8 rating for water and dust resistance, a new and improved design, more attractive color options, a bigger cover display, and more.
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G has a 6.7-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X (22:9) Infinity Flex Display with 2640 x 1080 resolution. The smartphone features a 120Hz refresh rate with 1200 nits of peak brightness.
The cover display includes a 1.9-inch Super AMOLED screen with 260 x 512-pixel resolution. The device measures a72.2 x 86.4 x 17.1mm in the folded state, while 72.2 x 166.0 x 6.9mm when unfolded.
In terms of camera, it has a 12MP+12MP rear camera setup including a wide-angle lens (Dual Pixel AF, OIS, f/1.8) and an ultra-wide-angle camera (f/2.2). In the front, it has a 10MP selfie camera (f/2.4).
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 is powered by the Snapdragon 888 SoC and paired with 8GB RAM along with a 128/256GB storage option. Under the hood, it has a 3300mAh battery with the same 25W charging as the Z Fold 2.
This handset comes pre-installed with Android 11 and is available in three color options as Green Lavender, and Phantom Black, it also has three custom colors like Grey, Pink, and White.
Price and availability
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 shipments will begin on August 20 and August 27 in limited markets. Check the pricing details below.
- Galaxy Flip 3 5G (8GB+128GB) – 999.99 USD
- Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G (8GB+256GB) – 1099.99 USD
Huawei Enjoy 20e officially listed on JD.com, starting at 949 Yuan
The latest Huawei Enjoy 20e is available to pre-order on the Chines e-commerce store- JD.com. This smartphone has made a silent debut directly in stores but wasn’t available for purchase till yesterday.
Although its design is quite similar to the previous Enjoy 10e, it has new software capabilities enhanced by the HarmonyOS operating system. In addition, the new phone is available with a first release discount besides its reasonable pricing.
According to the info, Huawei Enjoy 20e has rated 999 Yuan for the 4GB+64GB version with a limited discount of 50 Yuan on JD.com. Meanwhile, the 4GB+128GB version is rated as 1,199 Yuan with the first release price of 1,149 Yuan.
Now, lets’ jump to the specifications of the smartphone-
Huawei Enjoy 20e Specifications:
Display and Design:
Huawei Enjoy 20e features a 6.3 inches display containing a teardrop notch to place an 8MP selfie shooter. Furthermore, it provides an HD plus resolution to deliver an enjoyable and clearer visual experience. Meanwhile, the body composes a double-sided 2.5D glass to retain its glossy look.
In addition, its rear embodies an S-shaped holographic texture and has a circular fingerprint scanner. The smartphone comes with three color offerings that include the following-
- Forest Green
- Night Balck
The HarmonyOS 2 system software provides smart widgets, a new control center, various communication functions, and more. Moving further to the camera capabilities- the smartphone consists of a dual camera arranged on a vertical camera module. It includes a 13-megapixel high-definition main camera and a 2-megapixel depth-of-field blur lens.
Additionally, the sound system is powered by Huawei SuperSound audio solution to deliver an effective sound effect. It provides a maximum volume of 86dB to make your gaming or movie more enjoyable with the surging sound waves.
Power and Battery:
At present, the MediaTek Helio P35 chip (MTK6765) with EMUI 10.1 software is available for purchase. However, the info shows that there is also a high-end version featuring the HiSilicon Kirin 710A chip and runs Harmony OS but that is yet to be available.
Furthermore, it packs a 5000mAh battery supporting a super power-saving mode. It also supports reverse charging and works as a power bank to charge other devices.
The interested buyers can visit JD.com and place a pre-order there for Huawei Enjoy 20e. However, the buyers have to pay the full amount at once and wait for the product to be shipped. Furthermore, the expected delivery will take a while but the smartphone will come with the company’s official services and warranty.
- 949 Yuan for the 4+64GB memory variant of Huawei Enjoy 20e
- 1,149 Yuan for the 4+128GB memory variant of Huawei Enjoy 20e
Huawei Enjoy 20e launched with 5000mAh battery and 6.3-inch display
Huawei has silently launched a new smartphone – Huawei Enjoy 20e on the official Chinese online store this day. Despite its listing, the phone is not available to purchase and only the appearance of the device has been revealed.
According to the information, the Huawei Enjoy 20e comes with a 5000mAh battery, 6.3-inch HD display, 128GB of internal storage. The phone has a fingerprint scanner on the rear side and there are two colors to choose from.
The appearance is quite similar to the Huawei Enjoy 10e but there are several ways this phone could be better than the last-gen product. The Huawei Enjoy 10e comes with a big 5000mAh capacity battery, 6.3-inch waterdrop notch display, EMUI 10 (Android 10), and more.
Huawei Enjoy 10e Specifications:
- Display: 6.3 inch HD+ display (1600×720)
- Processor: Mediatek MT6765
- RAM/Storage: 4 RAM + 64GB Storage (expandable upto 512GB)
- Rear Camera: 13MP Main Camera (f/1.8) + 2MP Depth Camera (f/2.4)
- Front Camera: 8MP selfie (f/2.0)
- Battery: 5000mAh (10W Wired)
- Software: EMUI 10 (Android 10)
- Dimensions: 159.07mm x 74.06mm x 9.04mm (185g)
- Others: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS
Get the latest Huawei Nova 8i for AED1299 with an appreciation gift in Arabia
Huawei Nova 8i, a recent mid-range phone of the company is reaching more markets and now has entered Arabia. Coms with satisfying features such as Snapdragon processor, 64MP AI quad-camera system, and 66W super-fast charging support, this smartphone is available in three vivid colors.
To date, it’s the most recent headset in the overseas market. However, Huawei will soon introduce the vlog camera- Huawei Nova 9 for global users. Related to this, the smartphone maker has announced the launched event in Germany and Spain on 22nd October.
But for now, let focus on the Nova 8i. The users can directly buy this model with 8GB of RAM and 128GB memory storage alongside two color variants. In addition, buyers will also receive a Huawei power bank to make the fullest use of smartphones’ 66W charging capabilities. The offers and pricing details are written below.
Huawei Nova 8i offres in Arabia:
- Price: AED1,299.00
- Colors: Starry Night Black, Moonlight Silver
- Memory Variant: 8GB RAM+128GB Memory
- Takeaway: Powerbank CP22Q with 20000 mAH worth AED129.00
- Huawei Care Service: Extra AED99.00
Huawei Nova 8i Configurations:
The smartphone features a 6.67 inches LCD screen assembled with NCVM craftsmanship to maintain a 4D curvature look. Its edgeless display provides a 94.7% screen-to-body ratio making a larger viewing space. In addition, the display has benefits of 2376 x 1080 FHD+ resolution with a high colour gamut technology.
Power and Capabilities:
The device is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 662 processor and Adreno 610 GPU to operate 7 built-in antennas and a 180-Hz touch sampling rate. It let you experience the pleasure n ultra-smooth gaming with the Smart Game Assistant. Meanwhile, the software side offers EMUI 11, MeeTime HD Calls, Huawei Share, Note Lock, and the Huawei App Market.
Camera and Battery:
Coming to the camera, the smartphone features an AI beauty integrated lens of 16 MP on the front and 64MP (including 64MP+8MP+2MP+2MP lens) on the back. Its advanced sensor lets you capture all your best moments in vivid aspects.
The device’s battery is the only thing that remains to discuss. Huawei Nova 8i has a 4300 mAh large battery with the benefits of power-saving AI algorithms. Moreover, it takes 17 minutes to fill 60% of the battery level and 38 minutes for a complete charge.