Samsung has launched an old school flip phone in Korea dubbed as the Galaxy Folder. It is priced at ₩ 297,000 which converts to US$ 255. It comes in 3G (via SKT Carrier) and 4G-LTE variants (MVNO) and is expected to be available in August 2015.
Samsung Galaxy Folder Specifications
The flip phone has a 3.8-Inch Capacitve Touch Screen with 800 x 480 Pixels Resolution. It runs on 1.2GHz Quad Core Processor and has 1.5GB RAM. It has a single Micro SIM slot that supports 3G or 4G-LTE (depending on variant).
[wpsm_quote author=”” float=”left” width=”35%”]The folding-style design combined with smartphone features, including the Internet, messenger and social networking services, will add to the device’s convenience[/wpsm_quote]The Galaxy Folder Specs also include a 2MP selfie Shooter and 8MP primary camera on the back. Camera Features include Dual Tone LED Flash, Auto Focus, Touch Focus, Digital Zoom and 1080p video recording capabilities.
The Phone has 8GB of internal storage space that is further expandable up to 128GB using MicroSD Card. It runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop OS out of the box. In terms of thickness, the cell phone is 15.33 mm thick and weighs 155 grams. It has 1800 mAh removable Battery that keeps the device alive.
Connectivity options include Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Bluetooth V4.0, MicroUSB v2.0, GPS, 3.5mm Audio Jack etc.