Samsung, Nepal’s most trusted smartphone brand launched the next generation of its category-defining foldable device, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 in Nepalese market. Samsung has brought fold technology for the first time in Nepal.
Mr Pranaya Ratna Sthapit, head of mobile business, Samsung Nepal said,
“We thank all our customers on the overwhelming response for all new Galaxy Z Fold2 during its pre-order period. We are very excited to introduce for the first time ever the most advanced mechanism for folding technology in Nepal. I’m happy to announce that finally, this masterpiece of technology is available in Samsung brand stores and selected retailers from today.”
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Specifications Overview
So, let’s find out what the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 brings to the table including its availability and price in Nepal and pre-booking deals.
Design and Display
Starting with the screen – the outside screen of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 (which Samsung calls Cover screen) has grown from a bezel-ridden 4.6″ to a 6.2″ HD+ (2260×816 pixels) Super AMOLED that covers the entire front and sports a particularly tall 25:9 aspect ratio with a punch-hole for a 10MP selfie camera.
Whereas inside the main screen has a 7.6-inch 2208x1768px Dynamic AMOLED display of 22.5:18 aspect ratio and adaptive 120Hz refresh rate. The main display also now incorporates Ultra-Thin Glass (UTG) for improved image quality and a more premium feel.
In terms of protection, the cover display is strengthened by the latest Corning Gorilla Glass Victus while the back panel makes do with its predecessor – the Gorilla Glass 6.
Like on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G, there’s a sweeper structure in the gap between the hinge and body to keep dust and particles out and prevent damage with time. Samsung has also managed to make the gap even smaller than the Z Flip’s.
Performance and Memory
The Galaxy Z Fold 2 comes with an upgraded processor. It is powered by the latest Snapdragon 865+ that also powers the Galaxy 20 Series and Galaxy Z Flip. It is the latest chipset from Qualcomm that clocks up to 3.1GHz, which is a 10% increase over the clock speeds delivered by the Snapdragon 865. It comes with 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 256GB of UFS 3.1 internal storage.
The company has equipped the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 with a triple camera on its one non-screen side arranged vertically inside the rectangular module, along with an LED flash. The main is a 12MP (f/1.8) sensor with dual pixel autofocus, optical image stabilization, and 1.8µm-sized pixels. There’s a 12MP (f/2.4) telephoto camera that does 2x zoom with 1.0µm pixels. The final sensor is a 12MP (f/2.2) ultrawide with 1.12µm pixels and a 12mm angle of view.
There are two selfie cameras on the Galaxy Z Fold2 – one 10MP (f/2.2) 1.22µm is punched into the cover screen and another 10MP (f/2.2) 1.22µm inside the right half of the folding main screen. You can also use the cover screen as a viewfinder and snap yourself with any of the three main cameras.
Battery & Other Specs
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 features a 4,500mAh battery (dual cell). It supports 25W wired charging, 10W wireless charging, and wireless PowerShare. On the software side, the device runs on Samsung’s own One UI 2.5 out-of-the-box.
Further, the smartphone features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor for biometrics. It also spots the connectivities like Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.0, USB Type-C, NFC, GPS, and 5G NSA/SA.
Key Specs of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2
- Body Dimensions:
– Unfolded: 159.2 x 128.2 x 6.9/6.0 mm
– Folded: 159.2 x 68.0 x 16.8/13.8 mm
- Weight: 282 grams
- CMF: Gorilla Glass Victus on the cover screen, Gorilla Glass 6 on the back
– Main: 7.6″ Dynamic AMOLED 2x Infinity-O Display (2208×1768)
– Cover: 6.2″ Super AMOLED (2260×816)
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+; 7nm Mobile Platform
- CPU: Octa-core (1×3.09 GHz Kryo 585 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 585 & 4×1.8 GHz Kryo 585)
- GPU: Adreno 650
- Memory: 12GB LPDDR5 | 256GB (UFS 3.0)
- Rear Camera:
– Ultra-Wide: 12 MP, 1.12μm, F2.2
– Wide: 12 MP, 1.8μm 2PD OIS, F1.8
– Tele: 12 MP, 1.0μm, F2.4
- Front Camera:
– 10 MP, 1.22μm FF, F2.2
- Cover Camera:
– 10 MP, 1.22μm FF, F2.2
- Battery: 4,500 mAh
- Charging: Wired 25W / Wireless 10W | Wireless PowerShare
- Software: Android 10 with One UI 2.5
- Fingerprint Sensor: Side Mounted (capacitive)
- Color: Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black
- Price in Nepal: Rs. 2,49,999
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Price in Nepal, Availability & Offers
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 price in Nepal is NPR 249,999. It is available in Mystic Black and Mystic Bronze colors in the Nepali market from 15th October 2020 across all Samsung Brand stores and selected retailers.
|Model Name||Price in Nepal|
|Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 [8GB/256GB]||NPR. 2,49,999|
On purchase of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, customers can enjoy one-time breakage insurance for one year, insured by NLG Insurance Company Limited.