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Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 currently has an Informr score of 8.5 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 81 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What's good

  • Sleek design
  • Improved hinge
  • Great multitasking
  • Bright screens
  • Powerful performance

What's bad

  • Visible crease
  • Expensive
  • Average battery
  • Awkward typing on outer screen

Operating system
Operating system
3.36 GHz
3.36 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
50+ MP, f/1.8
50+ MP, f/1.8
4400 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


The Galaxy Z Fold 5 is the best foldable smartphone for those willing to splurge on a handset that can instantly morph into a tablet. Samsung’s experience in the category results in a polished experience. It’s rare that an app has any compatibility issues, and it’s a multitasking powerhouse. Google’...

- Jason Cipriani, CNN

Samsung is still killing the foldable market; they are the undisputed leader in this tech. Other brands make foldable devices, but not at this scale or this level. Samsung continues improving with the Galaxy Z Fold5 and Galaxy Z Flip5. Even with Google and OnePlus nipping at the company’s heels, if...

- Alex Hernandez, Techaeris

The Galaxy Z Fold 5 is an incredible folding phone, but not a whole lot sets it apart from its predecessor. Plus, it’s just too expensive for a typical smartphone user.

- Mariam Gabaji, Finder

The Galaxy Z Fold 5 is a remarkable device that showcases the potential as well as the rapid progress of foldable technology. It is a device that offers a phone and tablet experience in one, and it excels in both modes. It has a stunning and versatile screen, powerful and fast performance, a great c...

- Ernest Doku, uSwitch

The Galaxy Z Fold 5 is a solid book-style foldable phone that may grow on you as you continue using it. The narrow design offers a great in-hand feel, its camera system is decent, and the performance is top-notch. However, there are some caveats here. The Z Fold 5’s slim design makes it run hot and...

- Pranav Sawant, Techlusive

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 prices will vary depending on retailer, age, special offers and whether or not it's purchased with a service plan. If purchased with a 2 year service contract for example, you would likely pay much less for the phone itself up front. Samsung's suggested retail price is $1799.99. You can compare Galaxy Z Fold5 prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5 user manual here.

Samsung backs up the Galaxy Z Fold5 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Galaxy Z Fold5 has problems and is still within its warranty period, you could contact Samsung support or the retailer you purchased the phone from. You'll find Samsung's contact information here. If your phone is off warranty and needs repair for a physical problem such as a broken screen or bad battery, you should visit an authorized service centre or a local phone repair shop. You can also connect with others in The Informr Community Forum to find and share answers to questions.

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Screen Size

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5's screen size is 7.6 inches with 2176 x 1812 pixels resolution.

3.36 GHz

There is a Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.36 GHz processor (CPU).


The phone runs on the Android 13 operating system (OS).

50+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 50+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

There is also a secondary front facing camera useful for video chat and self portraits.

256/512/1000 GB

Internal memory is 256/512/ 1000 GB. No external card slot is available for expansion.


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 4400 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 2400 minutes, 825 minutes Wi-Fi surfing.

Galaxy Z Fold5 Specs

Release Date August 11, 2023
Regions Available USA, Canada, United Kingdom
Operating System Android 13

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Processor Qualcomm SM8550-AC Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.36 GHz
Internal Storage 256/512/1000 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.16 W/kg
Body: 1.07 W/kg
Manufacturer Warranty 1 Year
Accessories Included Manual, Data Cable
Mobile / Cellular Data
5G, 4G/LTE
Push-to-talk (PTT) No
Wi-Fi Calling Yes
Voice over LTE (VoLTE) Yes
SIM card size
Dual SIM No
USB OTG Support Yes
Infrared No
Bluetooth Yes
Bluetooth Profiles A2DP, AVRCP, OPP/FTP, HID, HFP, HSP, PAN
Bluetooth Audio Codecs SBC, aptX HD
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/ax/6e
Mobile Hotspot Yes
Memory Expansion Slot No
Data Tethering Compatibility Yes
Main Camera
Resolution / Aperture
50+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
10+ Megapixels, f/2.4, Telephoto
12+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Ultrawide
Yes (LED)
Additional Rear Camera Info
Auto focus, Effects, Face detection, Geotagging, Image stabilization, ISO, Multi-shot, Night mode, Panorama, Self-timer, HDR
Video Recording Formats
Video Recording Parameters
8K (7680 × 4320 pixels), 24 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
4+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide, Under display camera
10+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Wide, Cover camera
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 60 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Dynamic AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 2176 x 1812 pixels
Pixel Density 374 pixels
Size 7.6 inches
Secondary Display Color Dynamic AMOLED, 904 x 2316 pixels, 6.2 inches
Sensors Ambient Light, Proximity, Motion / Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Digital Compass
Multi-Touch Yes
Fingerprint-Resistant Coating No
Additional Display Features Capacitive touchscreen, 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 4400 mAh
Removable Battery No
Wireless Charging Up to 15 W
Fast Charging Up to 25 W
Video Playback Time Up to 1200 minutes
Internet Use (Wi-Fi) Up to 825 minutes
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 2400 minutes
Standby Time Up to 12.5 days
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Flip
Material Aluminium
Colors Gray, Blue, Black, Cream, Icy Blue
Dimensions [H x W x D] 12.99 x 15.49 x 0.61 cm (5.1 x 6.1 x 0.2 in)
Weight 253 grams
Water Resistant / Waterproof Water Resistant
Rugged design No
IP Rating IP X8
Headset Jack No
External Speakers Stereo
Input / Navigation
Sleep / Wake Key Yes
Home Key No
Input / Keyboard Type Touchscreen
Navigation Type Touchscreen
External Volume Control Yes
Fingerprint Sensor Yes
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