The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is the best-selling foldable smartphone in the world and with good reason. It is one of the first water-resistant foldable cellphones on the market, and it costs less than $1,000. The Galaxy Z Flip 3 has now been voted one of the finest innovations of the year by the respected TIME Magazine.
TIME Magazine’s list of “The Best Inventions of 2021” includes Samsung’s latest clamshell-style foldable smartphone. The Galaxy Z Flip 3’s vivid 6.7-inch OLED 120Hz display, as well as the bigger (1.98-inch) cover display for seeing alerts, were praised by the publication. Samsung was also praised for lowering the price of foldable devices below the psychological $1,000 barrier.
TIME said, “the $999 price tag, making it (Galaxy Z Flip 3) the first mainstream phone with a foldable display that’s priced below $1,000, putting it in direct competition with high-end iPhone models.”
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is 2021’s most inexpensive foldable smartphone. It has IPX8 dust and water-resistant rating, as well as a Snapdragon 888 CPU, 8GB RAM, and 128GB internal storage. The smartphone runs the most recent version of Android and has some foldable form factor improvements. On the back, it has a 12MP+12MP dual-camera system and a 10MP selfie camera. It also has a fingerprint reader, dual speakers, and wireless charging.
In the foldable smartphone market, the South Korean company is presently three generations ahead of the competition. In 2022, Huawei, OPPO, Vivo, and Xiaomi will all pose a threat.