Samsung's Galaxy Folder 2 clamshell finally goes official
After many, many,many leaks, the Galaxy Folder 2 (SM-G1600) has just been unveiled by Samsung China. A flip phone sporting a design straight out of the early 2000s, it's thankfully less of a throwback under the hood with a Qualcomm processor and Google's Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware.
The device, which first popped up on TENAA six weeks ago, is much larger than the clamshell devices we had a decade or more ago. The 3.8-inch display is only slightly smaller than that of the iPhone SE's 4-inch panel. The folded height of the device is 122mm, and as seen in the image above, the wingspan is considerable when opened.
has already been unofficially unboxed, there are no surprises with this announcement. As well as the aforementioned display, which packs a resolution of 480 x 800, there's a Snapdragon 425 processor, 2 GB RAM, and 16 gigs of expandable storage. To keep the lights on, there's a 1950 mAh battery, which Samsung suggests will offer an impressive 318 hours' standby time. The dual-SIM smartphone gets an 8-megapixel main shooter with LED flash, while selfies are taken care of by the 5-megapixel camera on the front.Since the Folder 2
Take a look at the official images, and let us know what you think of Samsung's new flip phone in the comments.