Samsung confirmed Wednesday that it will be hosting the next Galaxy Unpacked event on August 11. Along with the confirmation of the launch date, the South Korean company has teased the launch of two of its new foldable phones that have been part of rumors like the Galaxy Z Fold 3. and the Galaxy Z Flip 3 for a while. Both new phones are expected to feature stronger foldable designs and upgraded hardware. Apart from the official announcement, the European retailer leaked pricing information for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. Custom skin maker Dbrand also showed off the Galaxy Z Fold 3’s design ahead of the official announcement.
The next Galaxy Unpacked event will take place on August 11 at 7:30 pm IST or 10:00 am ET, where we will see the new Samsung Galaxy flagships, the company said. The date has previously featured in some rumors.
So far, Samsung has unveiled the new Galaxy Note phones at its Unpacked event in August. However, the company is reversing this trend and does not appear to be planning a Galaxy Note 21 release this year. Instead, new foldable phones are likely to be unveiled for demonstration at a virtual event.
“We live in a time of rapid change – from rapid changes in work culture to the emergence of advanced communication technologies. Now, more than ever, there is a need for flexible, versatile mobile devices that can keep up with the fast pace of our lives so that we can make the most of and enjoy every moment, ”the message says. said on his news site.
Samsung also teased the launch of its next-generation foldable phones via video teaser this implies the emergence of two new models. Rumored to be the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3.
In addition to the new foldable devices, Samsung is rumored to have the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch Active 4 smartwatches, the Galaxy S21 FE smartphone, and the Galaxy Buds 2 (TWS) truly wireless earbuds, ready to debut at the August 11 event.
The next Galaxy Unpacked event will be streamed live on Samsung social media.
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3, Galaxy Z Flip 3 price (pending)
Detailed pricing information for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 has yet to be announced. Meanwhile, European retailer LambdaTek has released pricing information for both foldable phones. The seller has listed Galaxy Z Fold 3 with 256GB storage is priced at € 1,678.51 (approx Rs 1.47,400) or € 2,031 (Rs 1.78,400) inclusive of VAT. Its 512 GB model, on the other hand, listed at a price of 1 783.10 euros (1.56 600 rupees) or 2 157.55 euros (1.89 500 rupees) with VAT.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 is featured on LambdaTek for € 978.13 (Rs 85,900) or € 1,183.54 (Rs 1.03,900) including VAT for the 128GB storage model. Its 256GB variant also listed on the Internet at a price of 1,029.20 euros (90,400 rupees) or 1,245.33 euros (1.09,400 rupees) with VAT.
Notably, the announced prices are higher than recently reported from South Korea. Thus, you can get a different price in your market.
The retailer also listed color options for both of Samsung’s new foldable phones. While the Galaxy Z Fold 3 is listed in Phantom Green, Phantom Silver, and Phantom Black, the Galaxy Z Flip 3 has appeared in Phantom Black, navy blue, gray, white, cream, green, light pink, and lavender. These shades appeared in some of the leaked renders last week.
Separately, Dbrand has tweeted a list of skins and wrappers it offers for the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 ahead of its debut. A marketing move by the Toronto, Ontario-based company unveiled the design of the upcoming phone, as well as all three color options.
Galaxy Unpacked is three weeks away. But in the meantime, the rumor mill is likely to offer additional details on the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 in the coming days.