As in previous years, Samsung used it the latest Galaxy Unpacked event announces a number of new devices such as the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. The two smartphones are already pre-orderable from $ 1799.99 and $ 999.99 and will be released together Galaxy Buds 2 and a handful of other equipment on Friday, August 27th.
Pre-ordering the Galaxy Z Fold 3
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 is Samsung’s latest foldable, but it seems to take a hint straight from Note memory, and features S Pen support as well as an optional Flip Case designed to hold the pen when not in use. The upcoming device also looks more durable, with IPX8 water resistance, a harder aluminum hinge and a protective film that is expected to be 80 percent stronger than Galaxy Z Fold 2.
The foldable feature features Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 888 processor and is available in both 256GB and 512GB storage configurations, each with a brighter front display that operates at an adaptive 120Hz refresh rate. The Z Fold 3 also features three 12-megapixel rear cameras — extra-wide, ultra-wide, and telephoto — and a 10-megapixel camera with a cover display and a 4-megapixel sensor under the pixels.
Both the 256GB and 512GB Galaxy Z Fold 3 configurations are available pre-orderable from Samsung starting with one of three colors (silver, green or black). When the 256GB model sets you back $ 1,799.99, the 512GB model is slightly higher and is $ 1,899.99. If you pre-order either configuration between now and August 26, Samsung will grant you a $ 200 rebate that you can use for your second purchase.
Financing options are also available, and you can save up to $ 800 on your Galaxy Z Fold 3 when you trade with a valid smartphone, smart watch, or tablet.
If you choose to pre-order through your carrier, T-Mobile and AT&T will offer a similar price to Samsung regardless of color. You can purchase the 256GB model directly for $ 1799.99 (T-Mobile, AT&T) or a 512GB configuration for $ 1,899 (T-Mobile, AT&T), and both operators offer financing options starting at $ 50 per month.
However, the two operators are different from the campaigns. Both currently offer up to $ 1,000 off the Galaxy Z Fold 3 if you shop for an acceptable device, but AT&T also requires you to sign up for an unlimited plan, while T-Mobile requires customers to have at least one existing line with magenta Max, Magenta Plus or T-Mobile One Plus package. Like Samsung, AT&T is also offering a $ 200 rebate on certain Samsung devices and accessories when you order either storage configuration by August 26th.
Verizon customers can also save in many different ways or order the full retail price of the Galaxy Z Fold 3 before release. Both 256GB and 512GB models Are available $ 1799.99 and $ 1899.99, respectively, or with financial plans starting at $ 59.99. You can also save up to $ 1,000 in both configurations when you switch to an eligible phone and choose an unlimited plan, as well as an extra $ 500 if you’re a new customer switching to Verizon.
Pre-order the Galaxy Z Flip 3
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is nowhere near as expensive as the Galaxy Z Fold 3, but it’s still top notch. Like previous leaks have shown, successor Galaxy Z Flip introduces the same IPX8 water resistance and Snapdragon 888 processor found in the Z Fold 3 and other Samsung flagships, as well as a 10-megapixel selfie camera and a pair of 12-megapixel shooters on the back.
Once released, it will be available in seven colors – gold, purple, green, black, white, pink and gray – and will have a cover that is four times larger than its predecessor’s cover, allowing for more announcements and making taking selfies with the main camera easier. The 6.7-inch indoor display also has an adaptive refresh rate of 120 Hz, unlike the original Z Flip’s 60 Hz refresh rate.
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is available in two configurations: 128GB and 256GB. Pre-orders are available today from Samsung before the phone’s August 27 release, and their prices 128GB model starts at $ 999.99. You can also pre-order 256 GB model However, for $ 1049.99, unlike the smaller counterpart, it’s only available in black, gray, white, or pink.
If you pre-order either device from Samsung, you will also receive a $ 200 rebate on other Samsung devices, and if you go to the barter, you can save up to $ 650.
Both T-Mobile and AT&T offer similar pricing for the Galaxy Z Flip 3 as Samsung. A 128GB version is available pre-order at AT&T for $ 999.99 or $ 27.78 for monthly installments. T-Mobile offers both 128 Gt and 256 GB configurations $ 999.99 and $ 1049.99, respectively, and installments start at $ 41.67.
For those looking to save money on their pre-order, both operators are currently running several Galaxy Z Flip 3 promotions. AT&T offers up to $ 1,000 off for those who trade on a valid phone and subscribe to an unlimited plan like T-Mobile, however you have to choose the Magenta Max, Magenta Plus or T-Mobile One Plus plan.
Prices are also no different on Verizon. You can order in advance 128GB version Galaxy Z Flip 3 in one of four colors for $ 999.99 or as part of a $ 33.33 monthly installment. For promotions, Verizon is offering a $ 1,000 foldable when you replace your old device and sign up for an unlimited subscription; new customers can also save an additional $ 500 to cover the cost of switching operators.