There have been rumours doing the round on the web that Samsung seems to be expanding its line-up of foldable phones in the coming future. The South Korean company has introduced Samsung W21 5G as its next foldable phone. However, this variant has been launched in China as is very much identical to Galaxy Z Fold 2 but with few differences with regard to the design. As revealed by the previous teaser the phone will be available in gold colour options. Read on to know more about its specs and pricing as well as its availability details.
Samsung W21 5G price and availability details
Samsung W21 5G has been introduced in a single colour option of gold. The price of the foldable device in China has been at CNY 19,999 for the 12GB RAM with 512GB storage variant that translates to Rs 2.23 lakh which is quite more expensive than Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2.
The pre-orders of Samsung W21 5G have already begun in China. The second pre-orders will start on November 11. As of now, there are no details on the international availability of the new device.
Samsung W21 5G specifications
Speaking of the specifications Samsung W21 5G is quite similar to Z Fold 2 in terms of specs but with a couple of minor changes in the design. This one does not have a plain rear instead it has a back panel with vertical lines running from top to bottom and with no company’s branding done on it.
The Samsung W21 5G has a 7.6-inch full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED Infinity-O Display with 1,768×2,208 pixels of resolution. It also offers a 120Hz refresh rate. The secondary screen is a 6.2-inch Super AMOLED display with 816×2,260 pixels of resolution. Under the hood, there is Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ SoC with 12GB of LPDDR5 RAM and 512GB of UFS 3.1 storage.
For optics, Samsung W21 5G features a triple rear camera setup that includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor with f/1.8 aperture, a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens with f/2.2 aperture and a 12-megapixel telephoto lens with f/2.4 aperture. The cover display has a 10-megapixel sensor with an f/2.2 aperture for taking selfies.
The connectivity options on the phone include 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.0, GPS/ A-GPS, and a USB Type-C port. Also, it has an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometer, gyroscope, magnetometer, proximity sensor, and an RGB sensor on it. The foldable phone houses a 4,500mAh battery supported by 25W wired fast charging,11W wireless charging, and Wireless PowerShare.
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