NEW DELHI: South Korean tech giant Samsung
is said to be working on the successor of its first foldable smartphone
— Galaxy Fold. Likely to be called Galaxy Fold 2, the smartphone is said to come with a cheaper price tag as compared to the Galaxy Fold.
Now a new rumour about the smartphone has surfaced online. As per the tipster, Ross Young, the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 is expected to come with the triple rear camera setup. He further adds that the rear camera might consist of a 64MP main sensor accordioned by 12MP ultra-wide angle lens and a 12MP telephoto lens. The leak also reveals that the smartphone might offer dual-optical image stabilisation.
Some earlier leaks revealed that the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 is said to be powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor. The device will come with two storage variants — 256GB and 512GB.
It is also expected that the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 might come with a bigger secondary screen placed on the front panel. For protection, the Galaxy Fold 2 will offer ultra-thin glass (UTG) with a plastic cover over the glass, claims Young, which “have much better scratch resistance.”
The company is said to offer a punch-hole camera setup along with support for the S-Pen for the successor of the Galaxy Fold. It is also reported that Samsung may launch a 5G as well as 4G variant of the Galaxy Fold 2.
For those unaware, the Galaxy Fold was launched in only one storage variant- the 512GB. It is the company’s most expensive phone having a price tag of $1,980 (Rs 1,54,990 in India).
Recently, Samsung launched Recently, Samsung launched the 2020 edition of its Android Go smartphone J2 Core. The company has priced the device for Rs 6,299 and it comes in three colour options — Blue, Black, and Gold. The smartphone runs ANdoird 8.0 Oreo and is backed by a 2,600 mAh battery. The smartphone comes with a single lens 8MP rear camera and a 5MP front shooter. The device packs 1GB of RAM and 16GB internal storage which can be expanded further by installing a microSD card.