Samsung launched its latest; China W22 5G foldable smartphone. The device is a customized version of the Galaxy Z Fold 3. The smartphone is the successor to last year’s Samsung W21 5G and is specially designed for the Chinese market.
The internal hardware of the Samsung W22 5G is very similar to that of the Galaxy Z Fold 3. The device differs from the Galaxy Z Fold 3, thanks to various tweaks in the software, including separate themes and wallpapers as well. than a slightly different design with a black-gold color scheme.
The Samsung W22 5G does not have the company’s Galaxy brand and Google mobile services. Here’s everything you need to know about the Samsung W22 5G.
Samsung W22 5G: Specifications
The Samsung W22 5G measures 158.2 × 67.1x16mm when folded and 158.2 × 128.1 × 6.4mm when unfolded. The smartphone weighs 288 grams and packs a 7.6-inch (2,208 × 1,768-pixel) QXGA + foldable AMOLED display, as well as a 6.2-inch (832 × 2,268-pixel) HD + cover screen.
The smartphone also comes with S Pen support. The Samsung W22 5G is powered by an octa-core SoC, with 16GB of RAM and 512GB of onboard storage.
The Samsung W22 5G comes with various connectivity options including 5G, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 6, Bluetooth v5.2, NFC, Ultra Wideband (UWB) and a USB Type-C port. The smartphone contains a side fingerprint sensor and a 4,400 mAh battery.
The Samsung W22 5G packs a triple rear camera setup that houses 12MP sensors as well as optical image stabilization (OIS) support. For selfies, the smartphone packs a 10 MP front shooter available on the top of the cover and a 4 MP selfie camera below the screen on the foldable display.
Samsung W22 5G: Price and availability
The Samsung W22 5G is priced at CNY 16,999 (around Rs 1,98,800) for the 16GB + 256GB storage variant in China. The phone is available in a single Phantom Black color variant which contains a textured gold hinge. The device will be available for pre-order in China, with shipments starting October 22.
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