Samsung Galaxy Fold vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 - specs comparison - PhoneArena

Samsung Galaxy Fold vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3

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Display

Size:

7.3 inches
7.6 inches

Resolution:

2152 x 1536 pixels, 362 PPI
2208 x 1768 pixels, 22.5:18 ratio, 372 PPI

Technology:

Dynamic AMOLED
Super AMOLED

Refresh rate:

120Hz

Screen-to-body:

85.79 %
88.57 %

Features:

Folding inside the device, HDR support, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor
Folding inside the device, Ambient light sensor, Proximity sensor

Front cover display:

4.6 inches, 1680 x 720 pixels, Super AMOLED, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
6.2 inches, 2268 x 832 pixels, Super AMOLED, 120Hz refresh rate, Scratch-resistant glass (Corning Gorilla Glass Victus)

Hardware

System chip:

Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 (7 nm)
Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 SM8350 (5 nm)

Processor:

Octa-core, 2840 MHz, Kryo 485, 64-bit
Octa-core, 1x 2.84GHz Kryo 680 + 3x 2.42GHz Kryo 680 + 4x 1.80GHz Kryo 680, 64-bit

GPU:

Adreno 640
Adreno 660

RAM:

12GB LPDDR4
12GB

Internal storage:

512GB (UFS 3.0), available to use: 461.8 GB, not expandable
256GB, not expandable

Device type:

Smartphone
Smartphone

OS:

Android (9.0 Pie), Samsung One UI
Android (11)

Battery

Capacity:

4380 mAh
4400 mAh

Type:

Li - Polymer, Not user replaceable
Not user replaceable

Charging:

Qualcomm Quick Charge 2.0, Samsung Adaptive Fast Charging, Qi and Powermat wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging
Fast charging, Qi wireless charging, Reverse wireless charging

Max charge speed:

Wired: 25.0W; Wireless: 11.0W

Camera

Rear:

Triple camera
Triple camera

Main camera:

12 MP (OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F1.5/F2.4; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/2.55"; Pixel size: 1.4 μm
Aperture size: F1.8; Focal length: 26 mm; Sensor size: 1/1.76"; Pixel size: 1.8 μm

Second camera:

12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)
12 MP (Telephoto, OIS, PDAF)

Specifications:

Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Focal Length: 52 mm; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Pixel size: 1 μm
Optical zoom: 2.0x; Aperture size: F2.4; Sensor size: 1/3.6"; Pixel size: 1.0 μm

Third camera:

16 MP (Ultra-wide)
12 MP (Ultra-wide, OIS)

Specifications:

Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 12 mm; Pixel size: 1 μm
Aperture size: F2.2; Focal Length: 12 mm; Pixel size: 1.12 μm

Video recording:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps), 1920x1080 (Full HD) (240 fps), 1280x720 (HD) (960 fps)
Yes

Features:

HDR, Continuous autofocus, EIS

Front:

10 MP (Dual-Camera, Autofocus)
4 MP (Under-screen)

Folded:

10 MP
10 MP

Video capture:

3840x2160 (4K UHD) (60 fps)

Design

Dimensions:

6.33 x 4.64 x 0.27 inches (160.9 x 117.9 x 6.9 mm)
6.23 x 5.04 x 0.25 inches (158.2 x 128.1 x 6.4 mm)

Folded:

(160.9 x 62.8 x 17.1 mm)
(158.2 x 67.1 x 14.4 mm)

Weight:

9.74 oz (276.0 g)
9.56 oz (271.0 g)

Materials:

Back: Glass; Frame: Aluminum

Resistance:

Yes; IPX8

Biometrics:

2D Face unlock, Fingerprint (touch)
Fingerprint (touch)

Keys:

Right: Volume control, Lock/Unlock key

Colors:

Space silver, Cosmos black
Phantom Black, Phantom Green, Phantom Silver

Cellular

5G:

n2, n5, n25, n41, n66, n71, n260, SA, NSA, Sub-6, mmWave

LTE (FDD):

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 14(700 PS), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 28(700 APT), 29(700 d), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(AWS-1), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700 a), 13(700 c), 14(700 PS), 18(800 Lower), 19(800 Upper), 20(800 DD), 25(1900+), 26(850+), 28(700 APT), 30(2300 WCS), 66(AWS-3), 71(600)

LTE (TDD):

Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46
Bands 38(2600), 39(1900+), 40(2300), 41(2600+), 46, 48(3600)

UMTS:

Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900)
Bands 1(2100), 2(1900), 5(850), 8(900), 9(1700)

Data Speed:

LTE-A Pro Cat 18 (1200/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s, HSUPA
LTE-A Pro Cat 20 (2000/150 Mbit/s), HSDPA+ (4G) 42.2 Mbit/s

Dual SIM:

Yes

SIM type:

Nano SIM, eSIM
Nano SIM

Multimedia

Headphones:

No 3.5mm jack
No 3.5mm jack

Speakers:

Earpiece, Multiple speakers
Earpiece, Multiple speakers

Features:

32-Bit DAC, Dolby Atmos, aptX-HD
Dolby Atmos, aptX, aptX-HD

Screen mirroring:

Wireless screen share
Wireless screen share

Additional microphone(s):

for Noise cancellation
for Noise cancellation

Connectivity & Features

Bluetooth:

5.0, EDR
5.2

Wi-Fi:

802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax, dual-band; MIMO, Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot
802.11 a, b, g, n, ac, ax (Wi-Fi 6); Wi-Fi Direct, Hotspot

USB:

Type-C (reversible), USB 3.1
Type-C (reversible), USB 3.2

Features:

Charging, Headphones port, OTG, Video out
Charging, OTG

Location:

GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BeiDou, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning
GPS, A-GPS, Glonass, Galileo, Cell ID, Wi-Fi positioning

Sensors:

Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Hall (for flip covers), Barometer
Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Barometer

Other:

NFC, ANT+
NFC

Hearing aid compatible:

M4, T3

Regulatory Approval

FCC approval:

Date approved:

Aug 07, 2019
Jun 23, 2021

FCC ID value:

A3LSMF900U
A3LSMF926U

Measured SAR:

Head:

0.41 W/kg
0.73 W/kg

Body:

0.66 W/kg
0.86 W/kg

Simultaneous Transmission:

1.59 W/kg
1.22 W/kg

Wireless Router:

1.20 W/kg
0.79 W/kg

Phablet:

3.98 W/kg

Buyers information

Price:

$ 1980

In The Box:

AC adapter (quick charge), USB-C cable, Galaxy Buds, Kevlar slim case, Quick Start Guide

Availability

Officially announced:

Feb 20, 2019
Aug 11, 2021
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