Samsung’s foldable phone, the Galaxy Z Flip 3, which was launched at the same time as the Galaxy Fold 3 series, is currently on the rise among gadget lovers. The presence of Samsung’s latest foldable smartphone seems to almost beat the charm of the iPhone made by Apple, which has been loved by many. In fact, several celebrities and celebgrams are often found uploading their personal Galaxy Z Flip 3 smartphones on their respective social media accounts.
The uniqueness of the folding design on a cellphone that is not like a smartphone in general is one of the factors that makes netizens more tempted to propose to the sultan’s smartphone. Not to mention, the clarity of the camera and some of the features that Samsung offers to add to the selling value of this Galaxy Z Flip 3 folding phone.
For the main screen on the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3, this device carries a 6.7-inch 2X Dynamic AMOLED panel with 1080p resolution. The refresh rate is 120 Hz adaptive with a long ratio of 22:9.
The name is also a folding smartphone, of course in the middle of the main screen there is a crease that is quite prominent. This gives the impression of being a bit “stuffed” when the Cellular team is doing scrolling activities on the screen.
So far, the crease marks are not a serious problem because gradually users will get used to it. The main screen is very comfortable when used for watching movies. For social media activities and photo and video editing, it’s also very good, the screen feels “soft” when touched.
When used to play light games such as guitar flash and real drums, the screen of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is quite responsive. When unfolded, the screen is slightly wider than a typical non-folding smartphone.
Furthermore, for the secondary screen, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 has an additional screen that is wider than its predecessor. With a 1.9-inch Super AMOLED panel, this tiny screen is equipped with a resolution of 112 x 300.
Thanks to this secondary screen, users can see the date, time, remaining battery, and can take selfies with the main screen closed. The way to take selfies through the tiny screen is to simply “double click” on the power button.
Several other widgets can also be seen by users through this secondary screen such as notifications, music, weather, and others. If the user wants to set the order of the widgets, just go through the settings menu which you can find by scrolling right on the small screen of the cellphone.
Meanwhile, to adjust the volume and brightness through the additional screen, the user simply scrolls the screen from the top to the bottom. Although it is still prone to scratches or cracks if you are not careful in its use, the small screen on this Samsung folding phone is quite helpful in daily activities.
The question of the quality of the camera presented by the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is one of the main questions for gadget fans. The Galaxy Z Flip 3 is equipped with a dual camera on the cover screen, which consists of an ultrawide and wide rear camera with a resolution of 12 megapixels each.
As for the front camera contained in the screen, a resolution of 10 megapixels. If the user wants to take pictures with the screen bent in half, then the camera size will change to vertical.
For your information, like Samsung smartphones in general, the camera on the Galaxy Z Flip 3 does not provide automatic settings for the watermark. So, if the user wants to add a watermark to the photos from the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3, the trick is to click the photo you want to add a watermark to, then click edit, after that you can look for the watermark in the sticker section.
The camera of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is also equipped with various ratio options which include 3:4, 9:16, 1:1, and 9:22. The maximum timer for the front and rear cameras is 10 seconds. There is also a flash on the front and rear cameras, which makes your photos even more beautiful. Then, on the photo camera, both front and back, there are 12 filter variants.
Meanwhile for the video camera, the stabilizer feature is only available for the rear camera. There are also four ratio options including 9:16, 16:9, 1:1, and 9:22. For the video size, there are five choices which include HD 30, FHD 30, FHD 60, UHD 30, and UHD 60.
Performance and Battery
In addition to its stylish appearance, Samsung has also equipped the Galaxy Z Flip 3 with a powerful chipset, namely Qualcomm Snapdragon 888. The powerful chipset is also paired with 8 gigabytes of RAM and internal storage consisting of two options, namely 128 gigabytes and 256 gigabytes. When the Cellular team tried to use this folding phone to play the heavy game PUBG Mobile, the highest setting was still HDR Ultra.
The chipset is okay, but unfortunately the battery capacity is minimal, which is only 3300mAh. Because of the small capacity, based on the results of usage, according to the Cellular team, the battery life is quite wasteful.
According to the author, this smartphone is more appropriate to be used for entertainment or social purposes. For those of you who are heavy game addicts, it is recommended to switch to another smartphone that is intended for gaming. But if only used for light games, the performance is quite good.
Unfortunately, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is classified as a smartphone that generates heat fairly quickly. However, the heat is still at a normal level which is not too severe. But for the business of optics, two thumbs up. The reason is, the results of the selfie camera are very bright and sharp.
The camera of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 really gives real and clear results, your pores can also be seen clearly. So, the effect of smoothing his face is only added a little. Users feel that they will be amazed by the camera performance of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3.
The rear camera is somewhat slicker than the lens on the front. Then about the video camera, the stabilization feature is very smooth. This folding smartphone made by Samsung is suitable for photo and video content needs. Moreover, coupled with a unique design that can be folded, making the smartphone easier to carry anywhere.