Samsung has given the latest update for Galaxy Fold software. The new software update adds features in the phone, majorly in the camera functions of the phone.
Samsung’s First Foldable Device
The Galaxy Fold was released in the market on 27 September of this year. The cost of the device is $1,980 which may vary according to different countries. The launch of the phone was delayed once because of the some issues detected by reviewers in the testing phase. Samsung gives a list of precautions for the use of Fold and if something happens because the guidelines are not followed by the users, no warranty service is given.
We encourage Galaxy Fold owners to read the care instructions included in the box and in the product manual available online. Products used within these guidelines are covered under warranty. If they have any questions, Galaxy Fold owners can consult with Samsung product specialists through the Galaxy Fold Premier Service any time, any day.
The guidelines suggest not to put Excessive pressure on the phone or not to give exposure to dust or water. The company advised to not remove the screen protector by the company, take care of the screen while folding back and more.
Samsung Galaxy Fold Features
- CPU: Octa-core processor
- Chipset: Qualcomm Snapdragon 855
- Operating system: Android 9.0 Pie
- RAM: 12GB
- Storage: inbuilt 512GB, no expandable space
- Screen size: 4.6 inches (folded), 7.3 inches (unfolded)
- Resolution: 1680 x 720 (folded), 2152 x 1536 (unfolded)
- Connectivity: USB-C, Bluetooth 5.0
- Battery: 4,380mAh (LTE model), 4,235mAh (5G model)
The primary camera of the phone has a triple-camera setup, The first is 12 Megapixels wide, second is 12 Megapixels telephoto and 16 Megapixels Ultrawide. The front camera is of 10 Megapixel wide and 8 Megapixel wide with a depth sensor.
Every…angle…EPIC…with the #GalaxyFold pro-grade 6 camera system.
— Samsung Mobile SA (@SamsungMobileSA) October 15, 2019
The Samsung Galaxy Fold is released in four colors: Astro Blue, Cosmos Black, Martian Green, and Space Silver. Fold can be used for multitasking because of its huge display size.
Galaxy Fold First Major Update
Galaxy fold’s new software update is 670 MB in size and it is given in less than a month after the launch. There was an improvement required in the camera feature of the phone, it was less updated than Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10 plus, which was a drawback for such an expensive phone.
The new update resolved issues by bringing Night mode for selfies and AR Doodle, Live focus video mode, as well as steady mode for Hyperlapse mode. A new video editor will help users edit the video by trimming or giving captions etc all in inbuilt editor.
These updates are witnessed by the Galaxy Fold users in UAE and France. There no confirmation that all the Galaxy Note 10 Features like Hyperlapse mode for selfies, the new Glitz Live focus effect and Night mode for the telephoto camera is given in the new update or not.
Galaxy Fold is the first phone in its kind and there are several issues with this first-generation device. This is something that happens with every new technology. It takes time for the developers to get the perfect version of any innovation. The users and marketers are now looking forward to get more fold phones by Samsung and other brands.