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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5

Informr score
The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 currently has an Informr score of 8.4 out of 10. This score is based on our evaluation of 78 sources including reviews from users and the web's most trusted critics.

What's good

  • Bigger cover screen
  • Durable build
  • Good performance
  • Decent camera upgrades
  • Solid software support

What's bad

  • Still pricey
  • Limited app continuity
  • Battery life average
  • No telephoto camera
  • Colorways need improvement

Operating system
Operating system
3.2 GHz
3.2 GHz
Screen Size
Screen Size
12+ MP, f/1.8
12+ MP, f/1.8
3700 mAh

What the Critics Are Saying...


Overall, I love the Galaxy Z Flip 5, and I think anyone who picks it up will too. It’s an incremental year for Samsung’s foldable phones, for sure, but any improvements they can make are welcome, especially as competition continues to heat up.

- Max Buondonno, CNN

In total, Samsung’s update is just that: more screen, less change. You get slightly more from the display department at the front, and that is largely it. The approach for using that screen feels like a minor change to what Samsung had going for it with the smaller front screens in previous models,...

- Leigh :) Stark, Pickr

The Galaxy Z Flip 5 still feels somewhat like an experiment, in that the fact that the device folds up is the big selling point. So much so, that Samsung is a little lax on things like camera quality. That said, it’s still among the better flip-style phones out there, and if buying a flip device is...

- Christian de Looper, BGR
Digital Camera World
Digital Camera World

Keen photographers who want natural color reproduction and maximum bang for their buck would be better off with a traditional phone than any foldable – the Z Flip 5 doesn't change that fact. But if you specifically want a flip phone, the Flip 5 is a good shout, and without much competition, it’s one...

- Basil Kronfli, Digital Camera World

If you are looking for a flip-style foldable phone, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 is, bar none, the best option you can get right now. It provides the best user experience with its improved cover screen and “Flex Mode” features, alongside a solid build and the latest chipset for performance. Transition...

- Russell Matthew Loh, Danamic

Prices (Where to Buy)

Common Questions

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 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 $999.99. You can compare Galaxy Z Flip5 prices from around the web here on The Informr.

We've got you covered! Download a free PDF copy of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5 user manual here.

Samsung backs up the Galaxy Z Flip5 with a 1 Year parts & labour warranty.

If your Galaxy Z Flip5 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 Flip5's screen size is 6.7 inches with 1080 x 2460 pixels resolution.

3.2 GHz

There is a Samsung SM8550-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.2 GHz processor (CPU).


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

12+ MP

You can take photos or capture video with the phone's onboard 12+ MP, f/1.8 camera.

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

256/512 GB

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


The phone is powered by a Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol), 3700 mAh battery. Samsung's performance ratings are 2040 minutes.

Galaxy Z Flip5 Specs

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

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Processor Samsung SM8550-AB Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 (4 nm) Octa-core 3.2 GHz
Internal Storage 256/512 GB
Hearing Aid Compatible Yes
Noise Cancellation Yes
SAR Head: 1.17 W/kg
Body: 0.45 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
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
12+ Megapixels, f/1.8, Wide
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
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 60 fps
Front Camera
Resolution / Aperture
10+ Megapixels, f/2.2, Wide
Additional Front Camera Info
Video Recording Parameters
Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 pixels), 30 fps
Display / Screen
Type Color
Technology Dynamic AMOLED
Colors 16.7 million
Resolution 1080 x 2460 pixels
Pixel Density 426 pixels
Size 6.7 inches
Secondary Display Color Super AMOLED, 720 x 748 pixels, 3.4 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, Corning Gorilla Glass Victus 2, HDR10+
Power & Battery
Battery Type Lithium Polymer (Li-Pol)
Battery Capacity 3700 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) Unknown
Internet Use (Cellular) Unknown
Talk Time Up to 2040 minutes
Standby Time Up to 10 days
Mixed Usage Unknown
Physical Characteristics
Design Type Flip
Material Aluminium
Colors Mint, Graphite, Lavender, Cream, Gray, Blue, Green, Yellow
Dimensions [H x W x D] 16.51 x 7.19 x 0.69 cm (6.5 x 2.8 x 0.3 in)
Weight 187 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
Additional Information Other Names (AKA):
Related Links Quick Start Guide (PDF)
Manual (PDF)
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