Samsung’s next set of foldable smartphones – Galaxy Z Flip 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 3 – is expected to be unveiled sometime in August 2021. To that end, the company has reportedly started the mass production process for Galaxy Z Fold 3. This will make sure that Samsung has enough time to produce and ship enough devices globally in time for launch.
The South Korean company has reportedly started mass production of all key components for the Galaxy Z Fold 3. It is also reported that the original production would be only a third compared to regular flagship phones such as the Galaxy S series. And that’s because of the high price of folding smartphones. Nevertheless, the company expects to sell more Galaxy Z Fold 3 devices compared to Galaxy Z Fold 2 from last year.
An earlier report had suggested that Samsung has set a sales target of 3 million units for the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and 4 million for the Galaxy Z Flip 3. Mass production of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 has reportedly not started yet, but we expect Samsung to start production on next days.
Galaxy Z Fold 3 expected specifications
Galaxy Z Fold 3 is expected to have a 6.2-inch cover screen that uses a 1
When it comes to image processing, it is rumored that the Galaxy Z Fold 3 has a 10MP selfie camera on the cover screen, a 16MP selfie camera under the screen under the folding screen and a 12MP + 12MP + 12MP triple rear-facing camera. 4K 60 fps and HDR video recording through all the cameras should also be on the cards. The phone’s design was leaked a few weeks ago, with new colors and S Pen compatibility.
Other features that we expect to be present on the Galaxy Z Fold 3 include a fingerprint reader, stereo speakers and an official IP rating. Connectivity features can include 5G, LTE, Wi-Fi 6E, Bluetooth 5.0, UWB, NFC, USB Type-C port and Samsung Pay. The phone is powered by a 4400 mAh battery and it supports 25 W fast charging, fast wireless charging and reverse wireless charging.
- Model: SM-F926B
- Dimensions: : xx mm
- Show: 7.6 inches / mm Dynamic AMOLED 2X
- PROCESSOR: Snapdragon 888
- Camera: 12MP