Along with the S20 Series, Samsung’s clamshell foldable, the Galaxy Z Flip also officially debuted in the Philippines, giving consumers a taste of the company’s latest innovations.

Designed for portability, the device can simply flip into the size of a wallet. The hinge that it uses is an engineering marvel – sophisticated, small, and protected from foreign particles to ensure that every fold is smooth and stable.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip DisplayGalaxy Z Flip has a 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-Flex display, along with a 1.1-inch Super AMOLED display on its cover, giving you a glance at the time, date, battery status, and even your notifications.

Galaxy Z Flip (1)Under the hood is a Snapdragon 855+, backed by 8GB of RAM, and 256GB of storage. It runs on Android 10, and packs a 3,300mAh dual battery. It’s also compatible with wired and wireless fast-charging, and can do Wireless PowerShare.

Galaxy Z Flip (10)For its cameras, Galaxy Flip has a dual rear camera system – 12MP Wide-Angle, and 12MP Ultra-Wide. It’s backed by features like OIS and Super Speed Dual Pixel AF. It can also do up to 8X digital zoom, as well as HDR10+ recording.

Galaxy Z Flip (2)Its sophisticated hinge allows the cover to be positioned in various angles, and allows for hands-free picture taking.

Samsung has also worked closely with Google, the result of which is Flex Mode, a feature that works like split-screen, allowing you to for example, watch a YouTube video on the top half of the screen, while searching for other videos on the lower half.

Main Display 6.7“ FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED Display(21.9:9)
Infinity Flex Display
2636 x 1080
Cover Display 1.1“ Super AMOLED Display
300 x 112
Dimensions Folded – 73.6 x 87.4 x 17.3mm (Hinge) – 15.4mm (Sagging)
Unfolded – 73.6 x 167.3 x 7.2mm – 6.9mm (Screen)
Weight 183g
Rear Camera 12MP Wide-Angle, Super Speed Dual Pixel AF, OIS, f/1.8
12MP Ultra-Wide, f/2.2
Zoom Up to 8X Digital Zoom
Video HDR10+ Recording
Front Camera 10MP
Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855+
Storage 256GB
Battery 3,300mAh
Charging Wired and Wireless Fast-Charging
Wireless PowerShare
OS Android 10
Connectivity Bluetooth 5
Sensors Capacitive Fingerprint sensor (side)
Gyro sensor
Geomagnetic sensor
Hall sensor (digital, analog)
Proximity sensor
RGB Light sensor
Authentication Lock Type: Pattern, PIN, Password
Biometric Lock Type: Fingerprint Sensor, Face Recognition
Audio Mono Speaker
Security Knox Platform
Virus and Malware Prevention (Powered by McAfee)
Secure Folder


Pricing and Availability

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is priced at PhP79,990, and will be available in limited quantities starting February 21, 2020.

Smart is also offering the device for pre-order on its Signature Plans.

Emman has been writing technical and feature articles since 2010. Prior to this, he became one of the instructors at Asia Pacific College in 2008, and eventually landed a job as Business Analyst and Technical Writer at Integrated Open Source Solutions for almost 3 years.