Samsung’s 5G Galaxy Z Flip may have been fully revealed in these latest leaks

We knew a 5G variant of Samsung’s vertically folding Galaxy Z Flip clamshell was on the best way, after the first images leaked earlier this month. Now, we have an entire leaked video and a set of rumors concerning the new “Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G” that appears to depart nothing to the creativeness — and counsel it could be prepared for Samsung’s upcoming August fifth Galaxy Unpacked event.

Basically, it seems to be prefer it’ll be virtually the identical folding telephone however with a quicker processor and 5G.

Based on telephone leaker Evan Blass’ video — which reveals the telephone from virtually each angle — it seems to be virtually an identical to the unique LTE model that went on sale on February 14th. The solely variations aside from 5G help and a brand new “mystic bronze” coloration, in keeping with XDA-Developers’ Max Weinbach, is that it’ll be oh-so-slightly taller and thicker, and be powered by Qualcomm’s new Snapdragon 865 Plus chip — a small spec bump over the Snapdragon 855 Plus that got here in the unique.

The telephone may additionally have the identical dimension battery, in keeping with Weinbach, which makes us marvel how lengthy it’d final on a cost — the original wasn’t a battery champ, and now it’ll reportedly have 5G and a quicker processor to energy as properly.

Chinese telecommunications certification middle TENAA beforehand corroborated that the telephone would likely have the Snapdragon 865 Plus chip, and the Wireless Power Consortium additionally listed a “Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G” as a phone that would support wireless charging, so it feels like that’s in all probability the identify and your wi-fi chargers will hold working. (You can thank MySmartPrice for recognizing each of these.)

While 5G could be the flagship function right here, 5G telephones nonetheless have a methods to go earlier than they’re the brand new regular. Although 5G could make downloads quicker and cloud companies reply faster — relying on the kind of 5G — there are many tradeoffs like how a lot 5G telephones price and whether or not you’ll be capable to simply discover a sign.

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