After going through TENAA and Bluetooth Certification, the Galaxy Folder 2 smartphone now is close to official launch. We have the promotional images of the device leaked ahead of official launch.Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 promotional Image Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 promotional Image

Update as of August 28:

Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 is definitely on cart for the Korean giant as they continue clamshell handsets. Powered with Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow, this phone has already got WiFi and FCC approval. Today it gets nearer to launch as Chinese telecom authority, TENAA has officially approved it.Samsung Galaxy Folder 2

The Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 SM-G1600 comes with 3.8 inch WVGA display with 800 x 480 pixels resolution. Samsung does it best to bring on the Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor with Adreno 308 GPU and 2 GB RAM. So expect some good benchmark results. It comes with 16 GB internal memory with a micro SD card slot which supports up to 200 GB memory card. It runs on Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow out of box and it has 8 mega pixel rear camera and 5 mega pixel front facing camera unit.

The above mention specs is via GFXBench listing of the device and FCC also confirms that it will carry 2000 mAh battery. So, all specifications except dimensions and weight are revealed, much earlier than official launch.

Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Specifications

Display: 3.8 inch 480 x 800 pixels touchscreen display
SoC: 1.4 GHz Quad Core Snapdragon 425 processor
2 Gigs of RAM
GPU: Adreno 308
Software: Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow OS
Dual SIM: Yes
Main Camera: 8 MP rear camera with LED Flash
Front Camera: 5 MP front facing camera
Front LED Flash: No
Storage: 16 GB Internal + Micro SD card slot, up to 200 GB
Connectivity: 4G LTE, 3G HSPA+, Bluetooth v4.0, Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac, WiFi tether
Battery: 2000 mAh Li-Polymer battery
Dimensions, Weight: –
Features: aGPS, FM Radio, 3.5 mm audio jack, micro USB v2.0
Sensors: Accelerometer, Gravity Sensor, Proximity Sensor, Light Sensor

Pros

  • Decent specs
  • Decent battery life

Samsung Galaxy Folder 2 Price, Availability Info

The Galaxy Folder 2 might be launched with same pricing as that of first Galaxy Folder phone. So, you need to pay nothing less than $250 and since it visited FCC last month, it will launch in United States at some point of time. As of now TENAA approval in China means that it will soon see the official announcement.

Via TimesNews