Let’s get you excited, the successor to Galaxy Fold, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 received a massive a price drop of Rs 41,000 in Nepal. As we know, Samsung has scheduled the second unpacked event of 2021 in August 11 where the South Korean giant is expected to launch Z Flip 2 and Fold 3, Samsung Nepal slashed the price of Fold 2. If you are planning to get one or know 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.
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 Specifications
|Body||Unfolded: 159.2 x 128.2 x 6.9 mm,|
Folded: 159.2 x 68 x 16.8 mm
|Display||7.6 inches, Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X, HDR10+ – Main|
6.23 inches, Super AMOLED – Cover
|Resolution||1768 x 2208 pixels – Main,|
816 x 2260 pixels, 25:9 ratio – Cover
|Refresh Rate||120Hz (Main)|
|Glass Protection||Corning Gorilla Glass Victus (Cover Display)|
|Processor||Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865 5G+ (7 nm+)|
|CPU||Octa-core (1×3.09 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)|
|Storage||256 / 512 GB|
|OS||Android 10, upgradable to Android 11, One UI 3.1|
|Rear Camera||Triple Cameras|
Primary: 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), 1/1.76″, 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
Telephoto: 12 MP, f/2.4, 52mm, 1/3.6″, 1.0µm, PDAF, OIS, 2x optical zoom
Ultra-wide: 12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚, 12mm, 1.12µm
|Front Camera||10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3″, 1.22µm|
|Cover Camera||10 MP, f/2.2, 26mm (wide), 1/3″, 1.22µm|
|Video Resolution||Rear: [email protected], [email protected]/240fps (gyro-EIS), [email protected] (gyro-EIS), HDR10+|
Front: [email protected], [email protected], gyro-EIS
|Audio||Stereo speakers, 32-bit/384kHz audio – Tuned by AKG|
|Security||Fingerprint (side-mounted), Software based face unlock|
|Connectivity||5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth 5.2 A-GPS, GLONASS, GALILEO, BDS,, NFC, USB Type-C 3.2|
|Charging||Fast charging 25W, Fast Qi/PMA wireless charging 11W, Reverse wireless charging 4.5W|
|Colors||Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black, Thom Browne Edition, Aston Martin Racing Edition|
|Price in Nepal|| |
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Price in Nepal and Availability
Originally, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 was launched in Nepal with a hefty price tag of NPR 2,49,999. And as the foldable received a massive discount of NPR 41,000, you can purchase it for NPR 209,000. You can purchase this foldable from Samsung’s authorized stores all over the country. With the purchase use also gets benefits of 1-year breakage insurance.
|Smartphone model||Price in Nepal|
|Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2|