South Korean tech giant Samsung is set to launch its next-gen foldable devices at the annual Galaxy Unpacked event today (August 10) which kicks off at 6:30 pm IST. The Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event can be live-streamed detailing the handset maker’s next lineup of foldable smartphones that would include the improved Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4.
The highlight of this year’s Galaxy Unpacked event would be the new Galaxy Z Fold 4 and the Galaxy Z Flip 4 which would bring upgrades from their predecessors from 2021. The company would also unveil its next-gen TWS earbuds, the Galaxy Buds 2 Pro and the Galaxy Watch 5 series.
Typically, Samsung unveils its Galaxy Note lineup of devices at this time of the year, but the tech giant has now shifted its focus towards its flagship Galaxy S series and Fold series devices. The Galaxy Unpacked event starts at 6:30 pm IST and enthusiasts can stream the event live using the YouTube link embedded below after 6:30 pm IST.
Expected specs and prices of Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4
According to leaks and rumours, Samsung would bring a less visible and smaller crease on folding displays of both phones new Galaxy Z Flip and Z Fold and feature the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chip in both the foldables.
Meanwhile, earlier in July, a European retailer had leaked listings of the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Z Flip 4 that suggested that there would be an increase in prices as compared to the third-gen foldables from Samsung. According to the leak, first spotted by GSMArena, the Galaxy Z Fold 4 will reportedly start at a price of 1,864 euros which roughly translates into Rs 1,52,000 for the 256GB storage model is an increase of 165 euros from the previous-gen Galaxy Z Fold device. Meanwhile, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 has been listed by the European retailer for 1,080 euros which roughly translates into Rs 88,000 which is an increase of 81 euros from the Galaxy Z Flip 3.