Let’s get you excited, the successor to Galaxy Fold, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is officially available for purchase in Nepal. Yes, you read it right for the first time folding smartphone is available in Nepal. If you are planning to get one or know more about the smartphone, continue reading. So, let’s find out the specs, features and price of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 in Nepal.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Overview
The original Fold was an exciting product and was an innovative one. However, it faced a lot of issues with features, design and build. With its successor, Samsung has come up with a product that’s better in almost every way.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Full Specification
|Front Camera||10 MP cover camera 10MP|
|Back Camera||12 + 12 + 12 MP|
|Internal Storage||256 / 512(China) GB|
|Price in Nepal||Rs. 2,49,990 (12/256 GB)|
|Other Markets||$ 1,999|
|Dimension||159.2 x 128.2 x 6.9 mm (Unfolded) 159.2 x 68 x 16.8 mm (Folded)|
|Build Material||Glass Front (folded), Plastic front (Unfolded) Glass Back, Aluminium Frame|
|Sim Slot||Dual SIM|
|Sim Size||Nano-SIM or eSIM|
|Operating System||Android 10, One UI 2.5|
|Colors||Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black, Thom Browne Edition|
|Type||Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X|
|Resolution||1768 x 2208pixels|
|Pixel Density||!373 ppi|
|Always on Display||Yes|
|Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus|
|Lens||10MP, f/2.2, Wide lens (26 mm) Cover Camera 10MP, f/2.2, Wide lens (26 mm)|
|Optical Image Stabilization||No|
|Video||[email protected]/60fps, [email protected], gyro-EIS|
|Lens||12MP, f/1.8, Wide lens (26 mm), Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS 12 MP, f/2.4, Telephoto lens, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom 12 MP, f/2.2, Ultra-wide lens (123˚)|
|Flash||Yes, LED Flash|
|Optical Image Stabilization||Yes|
|Autofocus||Yes, PDAF, Dual Pixel PDAF|
|Features||Auto-HDR, Panorama, 2x Optical zoom|
|Video||[email protected], [email protected]/240fps (gyro-EIS), [email protected] (gyro-EIS), HDR10+|
|Chipset||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865+ (7 nm+)|
|Processor||Octa-core (1x3.09 GHz Kryo 585 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4x1.8 GHz Kryo 585)|
|Internal Storage||256/512(China Only) GB|
|Loudspeaker||Yes, with stereo speakers|
|Audio Features||32-bit/384kHz audio Tuned by AKG|
|Wi-Fi Features||Hotspot, Wi-Fi Direct, dual-band|
|Bluetooth||5.0, A2DP, LE, aptX HD|
|GPS||Yes, with A-GPS, GLONASS, BDS, GALILEO|
|USB Type||Type-C 1.0 reversible connector|
|Technology||GSM / HSPA / LTE / 5G|
|Other||ANT+ Bixby natural language commands and dictation Samsung DeX (desktop experience support)|
|Charging||25W Fast Charging|
|Wireless Charging||11W Fast wireless charging|
|Reverse Charging||4.5W Reverse wireless charging|
Display and Design
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is an inward folding phone with outer screen size of 6.2 inches. The panel is super AMOLED with 2260x816px resolution and tall 25:9 aspect ratio. The refresh rate remains to 60Hz. Likewise, there is paunch hole for a selfie camera.
Similarly, the inside screen has Ultra-Thin Glass layer found on the Z flip and sizes to 7.6 inches. The panel is Dynamic AMOLED with 2208x1768px resolution and 22.5:18 aspect ratio. Further, the panel supports adaptive 120Hz refresh rate and supports HDR10+. The refresh rate can be can be adjusted between 11Hz to 120Hz.
The Z Fold 2 has less rounded corners similar to Note 20 Ultra whereas the camera array on the back is exactly as Note 20 Ultra. Like the new Notes, it is available in Mystic Bronze and Mystic Black color option with a matte finish that’s resistant to fingerprints. The handset comes with Hideaway hinge and employee a CAM mechanism. Unlike Galaxy Fold this mechanism enables the Galaxy Z Fold 2 to stand on its own from 75 to 115-degree. Also, inside the hinge, now you have brushes to keep dust and debris at the bay. Finally, Samsung offers the user to customize the hinge color when ordering the phone. You can choose the hinge color between Metallic Red, Metallic Blue, Metallic Silver and Metallic Gold. Moreover, this option is available to limited region only.
Further the cover panel is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass Victus and the back panel is protected by Gorilla Glass 6. Unfortunately, the phone isn’t IP certified. It isn’t water resistant, so you’ll need to treat it carefully.
Furthermore, fingerprint sensor is integrated into the power button, sits on the right side of the device when folded.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 has three cameras at the top-left on the rear of the device when it’s folded and unfolded. All these camera has 12 MP sensor. The primary sensor has f/1.8 lens with dual pixel autofocus, optical image stabilization and 1.8 µm-sized pixels. The secondary sensor has f/2.4 telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom, optical image stabilization and 1.0 µm pixels. Finally, the tertiary sensor has f/2.2 ultra-wide lens with 12mm angle of view.
Moreover, there are two selfie cameras on the Galaxy Z Fold 2, placed separately. The cover screen hosts 10MP f/2.2 lens whereas the right half of the folding main screen hosts another 10MP f/2.2 lens. Beside these, you can also use the rear camera to take selfies. Similarly, they support [email protected] and [email protected] recording at 16:9 and 21:9 aspect ratio. Also, you can connect external mic to improve audio quality.
In terms of performance, it is powered by the flagship processor from Qualcomm. The Snapdragon 865+ should make it plenty fast enough for everything you need handset to do. The chipset is paired with 12GB of RAM and 256GB of onboard storage. Moreover, there is no provision to expand the storage.
The phone is 5G ready and supports both mmWAve and sub-6Ghz. It also comes with Ultra-Wideband for spatial awareness connectivity.
The Samsung Z Fold 2 allows you to run two apps together side by side and drag and drop and copy and paste between them. The flex mode allows you to display content of pap on one screen and relevant app controls and setting on the other. You can also select different screen layouts for the outer and inner screen. Also, you can open any app from the outer screen to use on the inner screen.
The entire package is fueled by 4,500mAh battery and it supports 25W wired charging as well as fast wireless charging. Also, you can share power using reverse charging.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Price and Availability in Nepal
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 is now officially available for purchase in Nepal for Rs. 2,49,999. As you purchase the device you will also receive 1-year of breakage insurance and free pair of Galaxy Buds Live. Exciting offer!
|Smartphone model||Price in Nepal|
|Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2||NPR 2,49,999|