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Announced the second folding model of a smartphone from Samsung


Competition in the foldable smartphone sectoris growing, Samsung developers offer users the second model with a folding screen. The new W20 5G smartphone has a form factor similar to the first Galaxy Fold model, but received some constructive, technical and design innovations.


Samsung W20 5G screen fold linevertically, which corresponds to the principle of the Galaxy Fold. The large bendable internal display, in expanded form, has a diagonal of 7.3 inches with a resolution of 2152x1536 and support for HDR10 +. An additional external screen received a 4.6 inch screen (1680x720).

The side edge framing the case of the Samsung W20 5G has a flat shape, unlike the rounded edges of the Galaxy Fold. Also, the novelty will be delivered in a white case.

From the name of the new smartphone it is clear that hesupports fifth-generation mobile networks. The hardware runs on an 8-core Snapdragon 855 Plus processor. The W20 5G received 12 GB of RAM and 512 GB of non-volatile memory. Autonomous operation is provided by a 4235 mAh battery. The main camera has three sensors: 12 megapixels wide-angle, 12 megapixels telephoto and ultra-wide 16 megapixels.


The cost and start date of sales are still unknown. It is also unknown whether the smartphone will be sold in the global version or whether it will be released only for the Chinese market. Meanwhile, Samsung announced that all buyers of this model will receive a set of VIP services for 18 months, which already includes mobile services, access to private doctors, trips with increased comfort. Also, the first 12 months of Samsung W20 5G owners expect extraordinary service at service centers.