Galaxy Z Flip now available to purchase from AT&T, Best Buy, T-Mobile

Galaxy Z Flip 5G
Galaxy Z Flip 5G

Samsung released its first clamshell-style folding phone earlier this year, the Galaxy Z Flip. Although still a niche device, it seemed to capture the attention of buyers more than the original Galaxy Fold. Samsung announced last month that a slightly-upgraded 5G version was on the way, and now you can buy one from select carriers and retailers.

Galaxy Z Flip
Galaxy Z Flip

Galaxy Z Flip Pricing and Specs

The Galaxy Z Flip 5G is nearly identical to the original Flip, But it’s now using a Snapdragon 865+ SoC with 5G support, instead of the older Snapdragon 855. The only carriers selling the phone so far are AT&T and T-Mobile, which are both charging $1,449.99 for the Z Flip 5G in US.

Comparison of Folding Phones with Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G
Samsung Galaxy Z FlipSamsung Galaxy FoldMotorola Razr
Display sizeInternal: 6.7 inches Dynamic OLED with folding glass (UTG) External: 1.1 inches Super AMOLEDInternal: 6.7-inch FHD+ Dynamic AMOLED External: 1.1-inch Super AMOLEDInternal: 7.3-inch Dynamic AMOLED (plastic) / External: 4.6-inch Dynamic AMOLED (Gorilla Glass 6)Internal: 6.2-inch, foldable OLED External: 2.7-inch glass OLED
Resolution2,636×1,080 pixels + 300×112 pixels2,636×1,080-pixels + 300×112-pixels2,152×1,536-pixels + 1,680×720-pixels2,142x876p pixels + 800×600 pixels
Pixel density425ppi (internal) / 303ppi (external)425ppi (internal) / 303ppi (external)362ppi (internal screen)373ppi (internal screen)
Dimensions (Inches)Folded: 2.99×3.44×0.62 ~ 0.68 in / Unfolded: 2.99×6.59×0.27 ~0.28 inFolded: 2.99×3.44×0.62 ~ 0.68 in / Unfolded: 2.99×6.59×0.27 ~0.28 inFolded: 6.3×2.5×0.6 in / Unfolded: 6.3×4.6×0.3 inUnfolded: 6.8×2.8×0.28 in / Folded: 3.7×2.8×0.55 in
Dimensions (Millimeters)Folded: 73.6×87.4×17.4mm. Unfolded: 73.6×167.3×7.2mm.Folded: 73.6×87.4×15.4 ~17.3 mm / Unfolded: 73.6×167.3×6.9 ~ 7.2 mmFolded: 62.8x161x15.7mm ~ 17.1mm / Unfolded: 117.9x161x6.9mm ~ 7.6mmUnfolded: 172×7 2×6.9mm / Folded: 94x72x14mm
Weight (Ounces, Grams)183 grams, 6.45 oz;6.46 oz; 183g9.7 oz; 276g7.2 oz; 205g
Mobile softwareAndroid 10Android 10Android 9Android 9
Camera12 megapixels (main), 12 megapixel (wide angle)12-megapixel (wide-angle), 12-megapixel (ultra wide-angle)12-megapixel (wide-angle), 16-megapixel (ultra wide-angle), 12-megapixel (telephoto)16-megapixel external (f/1.7, dual pixel AF), 5-megapixel internal
Front-facing camera10-megapixel10-megapixelTwo 10-megapixel, 8-megapixel 3D depthSame as main 16-megapixel external
Video capture4K (HDR 10+)4K (HDR 10+)4K (HDR 10+)4K
ProcessorSnapdragon 865 PlusSnapdragon 855 PlusSnapdragon 855Qualcomm Snapdragon 710
Expandable storageNoNoNoNo
Fingerprint sensorSideSidePower buttonBelow screen
Headphone jackNoNoNoNone
Special features5G, Reversible wireless charging, foldable displayFoldable display; wireless PowerShare; wireless charging; fast chargingFoldable display, wireless charging, fast chargingFoldable display, eSIM, Motorola gestures, splashproof
Price off-contract (USD)$1,450$1,380$1,980$1,499
Price (GBP)Converts to about £1,120£1,300£2,000Converts to about £1,160
Price (AUD)Converts to about AU$2,020Converts to about $1,920Converts to about $2,760Converts to about $2,090