Samsung Electronics today unveiled its 2021 range of foldable smartphones, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and the Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G together with new wearables through a virtual event that was broadcasted worldwide from the tech giants Korea Head office.
Locally the event was watched by the Samsung brand fans as well as tech enthusiasts. The Galaxy Z Fold 3 and the Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G are the third generations of this category and they include improvements recommended by previous foldable smartphone users.
“With the Galaxy Z Fold3 and the Z Flip 3 5G, Samsung is once again redefining the possibilities with foldable smartphones that empower users with the flexibility and versatility needed for today’s fast-paced world,” said Charles Kimari, Head of Department, Samsung Electronics East Africa.
“As a pioneer and industry leader in the foldable category, we’re proud to build on our legacy of innovation with the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3. These devices equip consumers with technologies that unlock new ways to maximize and enjoy every moment with an ecosystem built on openness and innovation.”
Locally the Samsung Electronics East Africa announced that the brand will be working with musician Tanasha Donna as a Brand Ambassador to highlight the Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G. Tanasha is known locally for expressing herself through her music as well as her style which fits well with the stylish and trendy Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 5G.
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Z Flip 3 are equipped with IPX8 water resistance, so users no longer have to worry when caught in the rain. Both devices are also built with Armor Aluminium along with Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ to protect against scratches and accidental drops. In addition, both devices include a new protective film made of stretchable PET and optimized display panel layers resulting in the Main Screen that’s 80pc more durable than previous devices.
You can see both devices full specifications here
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Pricing and Availability in Kenya
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 will be available for pre-order from 6th September to 20th September 2021. The recommended retail price for Galaxy Z Fold 3 will start from Sh220,999 for the 512GB and Sh209,999 for the 256 GB variant
The pre-order offer includes complimentary gifts like a flip cover with the S Pen and a wireless charger duo and Samsung Care+ for the Z Fold 3
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 Pricing and Availability in Kenya
The Galaxy Z Flip 3 will also be available for pre-order from 6th September to 20th September 2021. The recommended retail price for Galaxy Z Flip3 5G is Sh122,999.
The pre-order offer includes complimentary gifts like a leather cover, wireless charger duo and Samsung Care+ for the Z Flip3
Samsung Galaxy Buds 2 Pricing and Availability in Kenya
The Galaxy Buds 2 will also be available at the end of September 2021. The recommended retail price for Galaxy Buds 2 is Sh22,000.