Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Specs, review, opinions, comparisons

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Specs, review, opinions, comparisons
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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Top Specs

  • Release Date: 2021, August 11
  • Dimensions: 166 x 72.2 x 6.9 mm
  • Weight: 183 g
  • Screen: 6.7", Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X
  • Main Camera: Dual, 12 MP
  • Selfi Camera: Single, 10 MP
  • Memory: 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
  • CPU:
  • Battery: 3300 mAh
  • Sensors: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer

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Technical specifications

General specs
Brand and model Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G
Release date 2021, August 11
Dimensions (HxWxD) 166 x 72.2 x 6.9 mm | 6.54 x 2.84 x 0.27 in
Weight 183 g | 6.46 oz
Body build Plastic front, glass back (Gorilla Glass Victus), aluminum frame
Colors Phantom Black, Green, Lavender, Cream, White, Pink, Gray
Battery 3300 mAh, Li-Po, non-removable
Approximate price$ 999
Technology Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Touchscreen capacitive touchscreen
Display colors 16M
Screen size 6.7" inc
Screen area 101.5 cm2
Screen format (height:width)
Screen to body ratio84.7%
Screen resolution 1080 x 2640 px
PPI /points per inch/ 426 PPI
Other - Cover display:
-Super AMOLED, 1.9 inches, 260 x 512 pixels
Camera and Video
Rear camera, main 12 MP, Dual
Camera specs
-12 MP, f/1.8, 27mm (wide), 1/2.55'', 1.4µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, OIS
-12 MP, f/2.2, 123˚ (ultrawide), 1.12µm
Functions LED flash, HDR, panorama
Video 4K@30/60fps, 1080p@60/240fps, 720p@960fps, HDR10+
DxOMark Main Score118
DxOMark Photo127
DxOMark Video101
Front camera, selfie 10 MP, Single
Specifications 10 MP, f/2.4, 26mm (wide), 1.22µm
Functions HDR
Video 4K@30fps
Operating system OS Android 11, One UI 3.1.1
Chipset - Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm)
Processor CPU
- Octa-core (1x2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3x2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4x1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
Graphics processor GPU - Adreno 660
External memory No
Internal memory 128GB 8GB RAM, 256GB 8GB RAM
Antutu 9 score861235
GeekBench 5 Single Core862
GeekBench 5 Multi-Core2901
Communication and Connectivity
SIM card Nano-SIM, eSIM
Network GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE / 5G
Show all network frequencies:
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (6CA) Cat20 2000/200 Mbps, 5G
Edge Yes
Wi-Fi Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
USB USB Type-C 3.1, USB On-The-Go
Bluetooth 5.1, A2DP, LE
Harmful irradiation

SAR EU - 0.86 W/kg (head) 1.58 W/kg (body)
Music and Audio
Radio No
Headphone jack No
- 32-bit/384kHz audio
-Tuned by AKG
Other features
- Sensors - Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Samsung Pay (Visa, MasterCard certified)
- Fast charging 15W
-Fast wireless charging 10W
-Reverse wireless charging 4.5W
- IPX8 water resistant (up to 1.5m for 30 mins)
-Unfolded: 166 x 72.2 x 6.9 mm
-Folded: 86.4 x 72.2 x 15.9-17.1 mm

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Video review - click to play

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Review

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is an interesting foldable smartphone. Compared to the company's first attempt, the Galaxy Z Flip, the specs are significantly better. What exactly we are talking about will become clear in the next lines.


Visually, the smartphone by modern standards looks memorable and exciting. Its unique design is capable of touching everyone. This is not just a phone. It has brand new capabilities.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G has dimensions that allow you to put it in your pocket without a problem. In hand, it also feels good. It looks fresh, compact and self-sufficient. When folded, you'd be hard pressed to describe it as thin. In everything else, its ergonomics are beyond criticism.

You can open the device with one hand as well as close it. The screen fold looks interesting. There are small borders around the display that suggest it needs refinement.

The material that the casing is made of is quality. The panels have state of the art Corning Gorilla Glass Victus. The side bezel is made of sturdy aluminium. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G will not slip in your hands. It impresses that you can't leave fingerprints on its casing. The panels have a coating that does not retain grease.

In the market, you will come across Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G in several colors - green, black, beige, lavender, white, gray and pink. Its casing is IPX8 standard protected against water and dust. In other words, it will survive immersion up to 1.5 meters for a maximum of 30 minutes.


The smartphone is equipped with a flexible AMOLED display with a diagonal of 6.7 inches and a resolution of 1080 x 2640 pixels. It has a protective layer that is more wear-resistant compared to the one provided in previous models. The physical dimensions of the screen are 65 x 158 mm. The pixel density per inch - 426. The width of the bezels around the screen is minimal in the spirit of consumer demands in recent years. A picture refresh rate of 120 Hz is supported.

It is important to note that the outer screen of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is four times larger than the one we know in the Galaxy Z Flip. On it, you can get weather information, control the player, etc. In Always On mode, you'll see useful information.


The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G runs on an 8-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G single-core system. In the role of the graphics processor, we see the Adreno 660 GPU. The amount of RAM is 8 GB. Storage ranges from 128 to 256 GB, with no expansion option provided. Be sure to keep this fact in mind when choosing a modification.

The smartphone supports connecting to external devices using the USB Type-C port in USB OTG mode.

About Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 we can say that it is one of the most powerful on the market today. It is implemented on a 5nm tech process. It demonstrates maximum results in synthetic tests and is characterized by high power consumption.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G comes factory-installed with Android 11 operating system and OneUI 3.1.1 proprietary interface.


The rear camera of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G consists of two modules - primary and wide-angle. Both are 12-megapixel. Absent is a complementary module to measure depth, serve to create macro cameras, etc. The camera interface is absolutely standard. It does not differ from the one we know from the company's other models. You can save photos in RAW format. There are also manual settings, background blur, night mode, AR mode, etc.

The selfie camera is a single, 10-megapixel camera and has a background blur feature in portrait mode.

Autonomous operation

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G has received a built-in battery with a capacity of 3300 mAh. It demonstrates a small autonomous work. In reading mode, you can count on 12 hours of active screen time. When playing games continuously, you will need to recharge after about 6 hours.

The South Korean manufacturer has provided a 15W charge, but it can not be defined as fast. A full battery recharge takes less than 2 hours.


For many, buying the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is a step guided not by common sense but by emotions. This beautiful device is capable of winning you over at first sight. It is unconventional and therefore provokes interest. All its power lies in its form. Technically, however, it offers no peaks. To the attractive appearance can not add record autonomous work or a super quality set of cameras. At the same time, it has a quality and bright screen on which you can interact with a variety of content.

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Frequently Asked Questions

The base approximate price of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G was around $ 999 after it was officially announced. At this point, the price may be lower.
The official release date is 2021, August 11.
The weight of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is 183 g.
The screen size of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is 6.7" inches.
The size of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is 166 x 72.2 x 6.9 mm (HxWxD).
Yes, it supports the services of Google Play store, gmail, youtube, etc.
There is Dual main camera and Single selfi camera.
To turn on the phone, press and hold the power key until the logo appears on the screen, then release the key. If the phone does not turn on after a few seconds, connect the charger and try again in a minute.
To turn off the phone, press and hold the power button until the power icon appears, then tap the power icon.
To restart the phone, press and hold the volume down key and the power key at the same time until the logo appears on the screen, then release them. This may take up to 30 seconds.
To take a screenshot, press and release the volume down button and the power button at the same time. A thumbnail of the screenshot will appear immediately after that.