After LG launching Android 5.1 Lollipop based clamshell phone called ‘LG Gentle‘ yesterday in Korea, today Samsung came up with its own clamshell phone called ‘Samsung Galaxy Folder’. It is the successor for 2013 launched Galaxy Folder. In 2013, Samsung also launched a dual display smartphone called Samsung Hennessy along with the Galaxy Folder.
During the launch Samsung said, “The folding style design combined with smartphone features, including the Internet, messenger, and social networking services, will add to the device’s convenience,”
The Galaxy Folder comes with a 3.8-inch touch screen display with unknown pixel resolution. It has an 8MP rear camera, 2MP front camera and 8GB of internal storage along with a MicroSD card slot for storage expansion up to 128GB.
There is a battery of 1,800mAh capacity and expected to run on latest Android Lollipop. On the connectivity side, it includes 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, GPS and Bluetooth. The device will come in the White and Dark Blue colors.
The LG Gentle had a 3.2-inch display wit a pixel density of 180ppi and comes powered by Snapdragon 210 processor clocked at 1.1GHz. It has 1GB of RAM, 4GB of internal storage, and a 1,700mAh battery. On the camera front, it has a 5Mp rear camera and 0.3MP front camera.
The LG Gentle will be launched tomorrow and will be priced at $171; while the Galaxy Folder will be launched in August and will be priced at KRW2,97,000 (approx $255).