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Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold
Samsung Galaxy Fold

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy Fold currently has an Informr score of 7.4 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 44 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

Operating system
Screen Size
12+ MP, f/2.4

What the Critics Are Saying...


The smartphone is definitely a step in the right direction when it comes to foldables, the Fold still feels like a work-in-progress. It feels like a collection of ideas which need a little bit more tweaking to be ready for prime time. The form factor has a lot of potential but it feels like Samsung...

- Nur Jeevan, TechENT

Despite the hype, the Fold is unlikely to revolutionise the market overnight. It's heavy, expensive, and is nowhere near as durable as the waterproof, tough-glass clad phones that dominate the high-end market. At about £1,900, this is very much a device for the adventurous tech lovers, early adopter...

- Luigi Palazzolo, uSwitch

The Galaxy Fold is a curious, revolutionary device that few people should consider buying. Its hardware is a paradox – a stunning technical achievement that is frustrating to use as your main phone. If we can even call it a phone. The Fold is a tablet that collapses into a stunted phone. It’s not be...

- Henry Burrell, Stuff
Ars Technica

The Galaxy Fold is an exercise in how not to build a foldable smartphone. Developing a totally new form factor like this is something that requires careful consideration of how the hardware and software would work together, but Samsung seemed more concerned with being first to market than making a g...

- Ron Amadeo, Ars Technica
Deccan Chronicle

The Galaxy Fold is a flagship device meant for those who appreciate cutting-edge technology and won’t stand for second best. Yes, this is a pretty steep amount of cash; however, those who buy it will experience its worth instantly and will care for it as though it is a prized possession; which it is...

- Aaron Almeida, Deccan Chronicle

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Common Questions

Samsung backs up the Galaxy Fold with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Galaxy Fold has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Samsung support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Samsung's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy Fold's screen size is 7.3 inches with 1536 x 2152 pixels resolution.


There is a Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) Octa-core processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 9.0 Pie operating system (OS).

12+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 12+ MP, f/2.4 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera with 10+ megapixels resolution.

512 GB

Internal memory is 512 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion), 4380 mAh battery.

Galaxy Fold Specs

Release Date September 27, 2019
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 9.0 Pie

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Processor Qualcomm SDM855 Snapdragon 855 (7 nm) Octa-core
Internal Storage 512 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Unknown
TTY/TDD Unknown
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Unknown
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included USB Power Adapter, Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth 5.0
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
NFC Unknown
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
12+ Megapixels, f/2.4
2x optical, 10x digital
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Brightness control, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, Smile detection, White balance, 2nd camera feature (12 MP, F1.5/F2.4), 3rd camera feature (16 MP, F2.2), HDR, Time lapse mode, Slow motion recording
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 60 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
10+ Megapixels
Additional Front Camera Info
2nd camera feature (8 MP, F1.9)
Video Recording Parameters
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1536 x 2152 pixels
Pixel Density 362 pixels
Size 7.3 inches
Secondary Display Color Super AMOLED, 840 x 1960 pixels, 4.6 inches, 16.7 million
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity 4380 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Yes
Fast Charging Yes
Video Playback Time Unknown
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Unknown
Standby Time Unknown
Mixed Usage
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Flip
Material Glass
Colors Space Silver, Cosmos Black, Martian Green, Astro Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D]
Weight Unknown
Water Resistant / Waterproof No
Rugged design No
IP Rating No
Headset Jack 3.5mm
External Speakers Yes
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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