The South Korean giant, Samsung, has announced the launch of its latest foldable smartphone in the market. The company has expanded its Galaxy Z Fold 3 Series with the launch of the Samsung W22 5G. The device is quite similar to Z Fold 3 but the phone is the successor of the W21 that was introduced last year.
The latest device features a 7.6-inch foldable primary screen while the outer screen is 6.2 in size. The screen on the inside is an AMOLED display while the second one is an HD+. Furthermore, the phone includes a triple rear camera set and 2 additional cameras for selfies.
Samsung W22 5G specs and features
However, the Samsung W22 5G may be an extension of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 but there is a difference in the phone’s branding as well as in its form factor. The W-Series device can be customised and comes with a tweaked design. The phone is offered in a Black and Gold colour option with a textured gold hinge. Other than this the foldable device features a 7.6-inch QXGA+ foldable AMOLED primary display with 2,208×1,768 pixels of resolution. The outer display comes with a 6.2-inch HD+ screen with 832×2,268 pixels of resolution.
Under the hood, there is an octa-core SoC paired with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. In terms of imaging, there is a triple rear camera set-up that includes a 12MP sensor that comes with OIS support. In addition to this, there is a 10MP selfie camera on the cover and a 4MP under the display camera sensor provided on the foldable screen for taking selfies.
The Samsung W22 boasts a 4,400mAh battery and a fingerprint sensor on the side. For connectivity, there is 5G, 4G LTE, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC, WiFi 6, Ultra-Wideband (UWB) and USB Type C port for charging. Lastly, the phone also comes with an S Pen support.
Samsung W22 5G price and sale details
Samsung W22 5G has been launched in China. There it has arrived in a single 16GB RAM with 256GB storage option priced at CYN 16,999 that translates to Rs 1,98,800. The device will be available in a sole Phantom Black colour option. The new foldable phone by Samsung seems to be costlier as in China itself the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is selling for CYN 14,999 that converts to Rs 1,75,300.
Besides this, the latest W-Series phone is not up for pre-orders and the company will begin shipping from October 22.
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