Last day in China Samsung announced an android flip phone, W2017 that is the successor of W2016 flip smartphone introduced last year. No doubt, flip phones were very popular in the beginning of 21st century. Those phones were based on Symbian OS but now these flip smartphones coming in mobile phone market with a new taste of latest famous OS, Android operating system by Google. Currently, this Samsung W2017 flip smartphone is only announced for Chinese mobile phone market but soon it will be available around the world.
Key features of Samsung W2017 flip smartphone
The flip phones with a keyboard are also known as clamshell phones (firstly introduced by Nokia) because of a folding feature via a hinge. Samsung W2017 flip dual-touchscreen smartphone coming with all latest trendy specs:
- Chipset: Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 820 processor ( specially designed for 4G LTE )
- Memory: 4G RAM, 64 GB internal storage and supports up to 128GB micro SD card.
- Display: Dual Touchscreens (one inner display screen and one outer display) of 4.2 inches that supports 1080p and is Supper AMOLED touchscreens. The screen dimensions are 127 x 61.4 x 15.8 mm. It’s a little bit heavy having weight 208grams.
- Camera: Samsung W2017 flip smartphone also comes with 2 cameras, Main camera is 12MP with f/1.9 and can record 4K video but the Secondary camera or front camera that will be used for the selfie and video calling is 5MP .
- Network Supports: This metal frame phone supports 4G LTE network.
- Battery: It has 2300mAh li-on battery
- Operating System: The flip smartphone runs on android OS version 6.0.1 Marshmallow but can be updated to new version.
- More features: Fingerprint scanner, Wireless charges are extra features in this foldable smartphone by Samsung.
The price of Samsung W2017 Flip Smartphone is yet not announced by the company but if we guess then it would be slightly high than Samsung W2016, that would be about $2500 to $3000 USD.
If you love ancient folded design cell phones then I think this smartphone with the trendy feature is made for you. We will keep you inform about this smartphone prices and specs time to time. So keep in touch to know more about folded smartphones around the world.