As the Samsung Unpacked event, where the next Galaxy Fold 4 will be unveiled, approaches, Samsung Nepal has dropped the price of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 in Nepal.
After the price cut, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G price in Nepal is Rs. 1,69,999 for the 12/256GB variant and Rs. 1,79,999 for the 12/512GB variant. The phone is available at Samsung authorized stores across Nepal. Earlier, both variants were Rs. 50,000 more expensive.
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 5G was launched in Nepal in September of last year (2021) along with Flip 3, Samsung Watch 4 series, and Samsung Galaxy Buds 2. The price of the Galaxy Flip 3 has also been reduced.
The Z Fold 3 is the update to the Z Fold 2 and it brings plenty of meaningful updates along with an under-display camera. What else? Let’s check it out in brief.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Specifications
- Body: Unfolded: 159.2 x 128.2 x 6.9 mm, Folded: 159.2 x 68 x 16.8 mm, 282 g, Glass front (folded), plastic front (unfolded), glass back, aluminum frame
- Protection: Gorilla Glass Victus (cover glass & rear panel)
- Main Display: 7.6 inches Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X, 1768 x 2208 pixels (~373 ppi density), 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+
- Cover Display: 6.2 inches Super AMOLED, 832 x 2260 pixels (25:9), 120Hz
- Chipset: Qualcomm SM8350 Snapdragon 888 5G (5 nm)
- CPU: Octa-core (1×2.84 GHz Kryo 680 & 3×2.42 GHz Kryo 680 & 4×1.80 GHz Kryo 680)
- GPU: Adreno 660
- Memory: 12GB LPDDR5 RAM, 256/512GB UFS 3.1 storage, No Card Slot
- OS: Android 11, One UI 3.1
- Rear Camera: 12 MP, f/1.8, 26mm (wide), OIS
- Front Camera: 4MP, Under-Display
- Battery: Li-Po 4400 mAh, non-removable, Fast charging 25W, Fast wireless charging 11W, Reverse wireless charging 4.5W
- USB: 3.1, Type-C 1.0 reversible connector
- Misc: Fingerprint (side-mounted), accelerometer, gyro, proximity, compass, barometer
- Colors: Phantom Silver, Phantom Black, Phantom Green
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Price in Nepal: Rs.
2,19,999 1,69,999 (12/256GB) | Rs. 2,29,999 1,79,999 (12/512GB)
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 Overview
Build & Design
The Z Fold 3 has a similar shape and size as the Z Fold 2. However, it gets a new pill-shaped camera module on the rear. The rear glass panel has a matte finish and it is also protected by Gorilla Glass Victus along with the cover screen.
The frame of the Fold 3 uses the new Armor Aluminium which Samsung claims to be 10% more durable than the previous fold. Moving to the front, the hole-punch camera is replaced by an under-display camera. Also, it comes with an IPX8 rating for water resistance.
The Z Fold 3 comes in three colors: Phantom Black, Phantom Green, and Phantom Silver.
The main display of the Z Fold 3 is a 7.6 inches 120Hz Dynamic AMOLED 2X panel with a screen resolution of 2208×768 pixels. The main display is an adaptive display that can go switch between 10Hz to 120Hz refresh rate according to the content.
The main screen is made of Samsung’s Ultra-Thin Glass which has an additional panel layer and protective film. It is said to be 80% more durable than the previous generation.
Moving on to the cover screen, it is a 6.2 inches Dynamic AMOLED 2X HD+ panel with a screen resolution of 2268×832 pixels. It is a 120Hz panel but unlike the main display, it will only switch between 60Hz and 120Hz. The cover screen is also protected by Gorilla Glas Victus.
Samsung Z Fold 3 rocks the Snapdragon 888 chipset paired with 12GB LPDDR5 RAM and 256/512GB UFS 3.1 ROM.
It has an Octa-Core processor with 1 Cortex X1 core, 3 Cortex A78 cores, and 4 Cortex A55 cores. It is one of the first chipsets to employ the new Cortex X1 high-performance cores.
Like the previous models, Galaxy Z Fold 3 also has a Wi-Fi 6, LTE, 5G, NFC, Bluetooth 5.0, Stereo speakers, and UWB (Ultra Wideband).
In terms of cameras, the Z Fold 3 keeps it pretty basic with a triple camera setup on the rear. The rear camera unit consists of a 12MP main sensor, 12MP ultra-wide sensor, and a 12MP telephoto lens with 2X optical zoom.
On the front, it has a 4MP under-display camera and a 10MP camera on the cover glass.
The rear camera is capable of capturing videos up to 4k 60fps and the cover camera is also capable of recording up to 4k 30fps. last but not least, the 4MP under-display camera is also capable of capturing 1080p 60fps videos.
Z Fold 3 has a 4400mAh battery paired with 25W Fast Charging support. But, you don’t get a charger in the box.
Furthermore, it also has 11W Fast Wireless Charging and 4.5W Reverse Wireless Charging support.
The Z Fold 3 runs on Android 11 with One UI 3.1.1. With the new Fold, the One UI also offers PC-style interactions for various apps such as messages.
The camera UI also gets a new feature called Capture View that allows one to instantly view the images without opening the gallery. And, you can also open 3 apps at once on the main screen along with the other 5 apps via pop-up mode.
Furthermore, the Z Fold 3 also supports S Pen which quickly allows splitting the screen in two.
Samsung Z Fold 3 Price in Nepal and Availability
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 price in Nepal is Rs. 1,69,999 for 12GB/256GB variant and Rs. 1,79,999 for 12GB/512GB. The phone is available at Samsung authorized stores across Nepal.
The 256GB and 512GB variants initially cost Rs. 2,19,999 and Rs. 2,29,999, respectively. Now, about a week prior to the Samsung Galaxy Fold 4’s launch, Samsung cut the price by Rs. 50,000.
|Samsung Mobile||Price in Nepal|
|Z Fold 3 12/256GB||Rs. 169999|
|Z Fold 3 12/512GB||Rs. 179999|
Samsung Z Fold 3 is an update of the Z Fold 2. It gets a redesigned camera module along with a stronger frame and hinge. The new display is also said to be stronger than the previous generation. And, it also has an Under display camera.
All-together Samsung Z Fold 3 is a refined version of the Z Fold 2 with cutting-edge under-display camera tech.
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Also, watch our review of the Samsung Galaxy Fold 3 in Nepali.