The foldable Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is one of the most exciting smartphones to grace storefronts in 2021, offering a portable smartphone form factor that folds into something like a tablet, with huge improvements in durability, performance and overall quality over earlier versions. folding equipment.
The only real hurdle is the price tag starting at $ 1,799 in the US, but Best Buy’s Black Friday deal changes that – and adds some extra freebie as well.
For a limited time, Best Buy has chopped $ 400 from the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 with an unlocked carrier with 256GB of storage, which brings it down to a much more tempting but still pricey $ 1,399.99. To further sweeten the deal, the seller is also offering a free pair of Galaxy Buds 2, the company’s flagship true wireless earbuds.
Discount applies to all three color options as long as stock is available, and if you want to splash out even more, the $ 400 discount also applies to 512GB model at a reduced price of $ 1,499.99…
The deal beats a $ 250 rebate from Samsung itself, where you can also get free Galaxy Buds 2. The UK deals aren’t nearly as compelling as in the US, but tempted consumers can get £ 100 off the 256GB Galaxy Z Fold 3 from Direct Laptops right now, dropping the price to £ 1,499.
In our four-star Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 review, we described the smartphone as “a worthwhile improvement to an industry-defining foldable device that demonstrates the company’s commitment to innovate in all areas,” and were impressed with the quality of the foldable display. improved design, camera consistency and how productive you can use them.
It’s not ideal – the camera under the display is a bit dim, the form factor can be bulky and yet more fragile than a standard smartphone – but if you’ve been waiting for foldable technology to mature before investing, now is the time to get down to the plunge.
For even greater US savings, take a look at our pick of the best tech deals on Black Friday, as well as the best Walmart deals. For Apple fans, check out our Macworld UK sister site for the best Apple deals on Black Friday, or if you’re more of a Microsoft fan, check out where you can buy the Surface Duo.