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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 leaks: to be lighter than Z Fold 3

Galaxy Z Fold 4 colors

Samsung’s foldable devices have grown rapidly over the years. We all know how famous Galaxy Z Fold 3 was last year, this time the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 from 2022 seems to have been marked as another master in the folding market.

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Samsung’s next-generation premium folding phone is on its way. Although the device may be unveiled in August, we’ve already heard rumors about the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4, which is sparking growing enthusiasm among Samsung fans.

Below you can check the early leaks and rumors of the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 smartphones. We’ll be bringing every small and big detail about smartphones here.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4

 

July 20, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Weight

Recently, Samsung has officially confirmed that it will hold the next Galaxy Unpacked event on August 10. However, the tipster IceUniverse just revealed that the Galaxy Z Fold 4 could weigh around 254g.

July 6, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 camera layout

A couple of months ago OnLeaks shared the renders of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 that reveals the Galaxy Z Fold 3 like three vertically placed cameras but in Galaxy S22 Ultra like no module design. The concept by actually loved by fans, however, a new piece of information tells it wrong.

Another trusted tipster named @Mr_TechTalkTV claims that Galaxy Z Fold 4 will not face any upgrades in camera design, it will have Galaxy Z Fold 3-like camera layout on the rear. He also mentions that the primary camera will be 50MP.

July 4, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Android 12L One UI 4.1.1

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 are coming in August and SammyFans can now confirm that the two upcoming foldable phones will come pre-installed with Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1.

The new custom OS will obviously bring new features and changes. Also, we’ll see some major changes that Google has made on Android 12L.

July 2, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 has smoother touch

Tipster Ice Universe revealed some important information about the Galaxy Z Fold 4. According to him, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 will be a perfect choice if you are a fan of the Samsung S or Fold series.

It was earlier revealed that Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will feature Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ chipset, which will make the device smoother to use, and even better than this year’s high-end Galaxy S22 Ultra.

July 1, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Android upgrades

It is officially confirmed that the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will get four major Android and One UI upgrades along with five years of security patches. It means the device will get major updates till Android 16.

June 24, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 stock wallpapers

We just got the possible stock wallpapers for these upcoming devices. First spotted by @GaryeonHan, alleged stock wallpapers of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Flip 4 are spotted in the 2nd One UI Watch 4.5 Beta.

June 20, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold has finer crease

A shining tipster known as Ice Universe revealed the images of the Galaxy Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Fold 4 that have been captured at the same angle. Although the crease is still visible on Fold 4, the image shows a huge difference. It is not as apparent as shown in Fold 3.

June 15,  2022

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Geekbench listing

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 was rumored to be equipping the Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ chipset. Meanwhile, Geekbench benchmarking assures that the upcoming foldable phone will be worked by Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ chipset. The device with model number SM-F936U posted a single-core score of 1352 and a multi-core score of 3808.

June 11, 2022

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Swipe for split-screen feature

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 will come pre installed with One UI 4.1.1.  It will feature the “Swipe for split-screen” function for easier multitasking. With this feature you can just simply swipe left from the right side on the home screen to open apps in a split-screen view.

June 09, 2022

Galaxy Z Fold 4 launch date

Recently, a tipster Jon Prosser has unveiled the possible launch date of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4. As per the reportt, both devices will go for pre-orders on August 10 while the official launch will happen on August 26.

Additionally, he has also revealed the three color variants of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 which are – Phantom Black, Green, Beige.

June 8, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 1TB variant

According to info, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 smartphone is going to have a 1TB internal storage variant. The device will follow the steps of its predecessor in not having a microSD card slot.

Aside from 1TB, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 will also have 256GB and 512GB for, of course, low cost and for users who don’t need a lot of storage.

June 7, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 wider aspect ratio 

A famous tipster Ice Universe shared new case photo that shows a better side-by-side view of the alleged dimensions of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 compared to the Galaxy Z Fold 3. This once again suggests that the upcoming phone will have a wider aspect ratio than the previous models.

June 4, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 One UI 4.1.1 development starts

Samsung has begun firmware development of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4, which is One UI 4.1.1. The company has begun firmware development of these two devices under the build version F936NKSU0AVF2 and F721NKSU0AVF2 respectively. Read more

June 2, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 is lightest foldable phone with weight 254 grams

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will be the lightest foldable smartphone this year. It will weigh only 254 grams revealed by tipster. Meanwhile, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will sport a 4400mAh battery that will support 25W charging, which is enough to use the phone throughout the day.

June 01, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 Major design changes

Recently a new leak reveals major changes in the design of the front side of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4. Compared to Galaxy Z Fold 3, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 looks shorter. However, the screen view size has been improved. It’s now wider, providing users a better experience when unfolded.

May 30, 2022: 

Galaxy Z Fold 4 specifications

  • Inner display: 7.6″ QXGA+ AMOLED, 120Hz
  • Outer display: 6.2″ HD+ AMOLED, 120Hz
  • Processor: Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 SoC
  • Storage: 12/16GB RAM + 256/512GB storage
  • Rear Camera: 50MP + 12MP (UW) + 12MP (3x)
  • Inner Camera: 16MP (UD)
  • Outer Camera: 10MP
  • Operating system: Android 12, OneUI – 4.1.1
  • Battery: 400mAh battery, 25W

May 27, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 case revealed

Recently, tipster Ice Universe disclosed the case of the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 smartphone. It shows a slightly improved ratio when compared to the Galaxy Z Fold 3. The rear camera system also seems to be enhanced.

May 25, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 reduced display crease

The well known tipster Ice Universe indicates  that the crease will be minimized with the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 smartphone. He says that the screen will look smoother, though the hinge will still be visible to some degree.

May 14, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 to equip a strong 3x optical zoom camera

Samsung will introduce its strongest 3x camera with Galaxy Z Fold 4, which will be equipped with a 50MP main camera, a 12MP ultrawide angle camera, and a 12MP sensor with 3x optical zoom.

May 13, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 renders Beige and Silver colors

HoiINDI comes up with Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 in Beige and Silver colorways. With the very first appearance, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 is equipped with a 6.2-inch cover display with a punch-hole cutout for a selfie camera, which you will be getting a 7.6 inches inner OLED with 120Hz refresh rate, and of course, an improved under-display camera as well as S Pen support.

May 11, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 expectations

The next best release that everyone out here is anticipating from Samsung is the Galaxy Z Fold 4. However, the rumors and leaks are downgrading our expectations. The company would certainly have to do more than enough to meet our hopes this time, as they have already set a very high bar with the launch of Galaxy Z Fold 3.

So, this time we are expecting even better aesthetics, even better features, an even enhanced operating system, and a fantabulous camera.

May 11, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 5K renders

Recently, OnLeaks created the whole new Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 renders. The renders reveal the complete 360-degree view of the device and show it in stunning black color.

As per the images, the device has a triple camera setup in a no-module design. All three cameras are placed vertically followed by a flashlight. These camera lenses look identical to the ones seen in Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra earlier this year.

 

May 10, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 larger display

According to Ice Universe’s exclusively revealed information, the internal screen ratio and an external screen ratio of Galaxy Z Fold 4 have been revealed.

  • Internal screen ratio – FOLD4: (6:5), While that of Fold 3 is (5:4),
  • External screen ratio – FOLD4 : (23:9), to that of Fold 3 is (24.5:9)

May 9, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 25W fast charger

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4 have appeared in Chinese 3C Certification. The 3C database and listing suggest that Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4 will come with 25W charging support.

  • Galaxy Z Fold 4 -SM-F9360
  • Galaxy Z Flip 4 – SM- F7210

May 08, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 batteries:

The upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 batteries have been certified by the BIS authority of India.

  • Galaxy Z Fold 4 – EB-BF936ABY
  • Galaxy Z Flip 4 – EB-BF937ABY

May 06, 2022:

Galaxy Fold 4 Colors

A famous tipster Ross Young unveiled the color variants of the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 and it seems that the company is bringing new colors to the devices.

  • Galaxy Z Fold 4 – Black, Beige, Gray
  • Galaxy Z Flip 4 – Gold, Gray, Light Blue, Light Violet

April 28, 2022:

Galaxy Fold 4 launch confirmed

Samsung’s mobile business vice president – Kim-Sung-koo revealed that the company is working on the development of new foldable smartphones that are expected to launch in the second half of this year.

Official statement –

“We are currently all hands on deck regarding preparing the new foldable model scheduled for launch in the second half.” – Kim Sung-koo, Samsung VP (Mobile business).

April 22, 2022:

Galaxy Fold 4 powerful battery

According to SafetyKorea, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 foldable smartphone will be equipped with two batteries of 2,002mAh and 2,268mAh with model numbers EB-BF936ABY & EB-BF937ABY, respectively.

Both of the batteries produce an overall power of 4,270mAh, which might be marketed as a 4,400mAh battery.

 

April 22, 2022:

Galaxy Fold 4 battery experimenting

A report reveals that Samsung MX Business, which is its mobile business, was reviewing the small pouch size batteries from LG Energy solutions on the Galaxy Fold 4.

If Samsung approves the use of LG Energy Solutions batteries for its new device Galaxy Fold 4. Then this would be the first time that it will be using this battery for its foldable.

 

April 21, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 is cheaper in price

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 is reportedly cheaper than Galaxy Z Fold 3. The price cut could be in line with the company’s target of mass selling the Galaxy Z Fold 4 smartphone. Meanwhile, the company is manufacturing twice the number of Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphones.

Samsung aims to face stiff competition from devices like the upcoming OnePlus foldable and Google Pixel Notepad, this cut will be an advantage to achieve massive sales of the upcoming smartphone.

April 20, 2022:

Galaxy Z Fold 4 LG battery

South Korean media revealed that LG Energy Solution batteries are expected to be installed in the next-generation Galaxy foldable phone.

According to the information, Samsung’s MX division is reportedly considering using LG Energy Solution’s small pouch-type battery for the Galaxy Z Fold 4 phone

April 20, 2022

108MP Primary camera

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will meet a huge camera upgrade over its predecessor. It is rumored to come with 108MP primary camera and it could be the same 1/1.33-inch camera sensor used in Galaxy S22 Ultra.

The phone also has a 12MP ultrawide angle camera but it misses the periscope camera. Thus, it could feature the Galaxy S22’s 10MP telephoto camera with 3x optical zoom.

April 20, 2022:

No build-in S Pen slot

Samsung users and foldable fans were expecting that the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 could come with built-in storage for an S-Pen. Unfortunately, this is not the case. The device supports S-Pen but there is no slot for it.

A tipster claims that the phone will be thinner and more compact than Galaxy Z Fold 3, which should improve its usability. Hopefully, the company won’t compromise with the battery for the thin design

S Pen production started

A recent tweet by well-known tipster Mukul Sharma indicates that the Galaxy Z Fold 4’s S Pen has finally entered mass production. According to him, the new S Pen has started manufacturing in several Eurasian countries. Read more here.

Camera

April 6, 2022:

  • The upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4 faces a bigger camera change than its predecessors. It has been confirmed that it will get a 10 MP selfie camera similar to the Galaxy S22, while the back camera will also be supported by the Galaxy S22. Read more

Processor

March 25, 2022:

  • The next-generation foldable devices Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 will use Qualcomm’s unannounced Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ processor that will be powered by TSMC’s 4nm process.

Concept

March 8, 2022:

  • A popular smartphone concept designer – Wadar Khan has published fresh design concepts for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4. It shows Galaxy Z Fold 3-like camera on the main screen that is hidden under the panel. However, there are some noticeable changes that you will see in the rear camera module. The Galaxy Z Fold 4 render shows the camera module separated from the body of the device, which looks similar to Galaxy S22 Ultra’s rear cameras

S Pen slot:

February 15, 2022:

  • Even though Samsung added S Pen support to the Galaxy Z Fold 3, the company did not provide an integrated S Pen slot in the device. However, Samsung now plans to introduce the integrated S Pen in the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 4

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