Galaxy Z Flip 3: Australian pricing, release date and specifications

Posted: 12 August 2021 7:00 am
News
Galaxy Z Flip 3_Supplied_1800x1000

At Samsung's Galaxy Unpacked event, the company unveiled a whole new series of foldables at considerably lower price points.


Pre-order Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 at eBay

Pre-order Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 at eBay


Like the Galaxy Z Fold 3, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 sees more of a refinement in design rather than a whole host of new features.

The big new design feature for the Galaxy Z Flip 3 is a larger cover display, capable of displaying information from a wide variety of widget choices. Where the original Z Flip made do with a poky 1.1-inch Super AMOLED display, Samsung has expanded this out to a slightly more accommodating 1.9-inch screen, with dual cameras embedded at the side to give a more distinct colour accent.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 gets the same toughness improvements seen in the Galaxy Z Fold 3 with IPX8 water resistance and the "Armor Aluminum" frame to give it a greater degree of robustness.

You don't get the fancy under-display camera on the Galaxy Z Flip 3 when you do flip it open. Instead, there's a 10MP f/2.4 holepunch camera for your selfie needs, while the "external" cameras are dual 12MP shooters covering wide and ultra-wide angle needs.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3

The Galaxy Z Flip 3, like its predecessors sells on that compact form factor and the style note of having a phone that looks quite ordinary when unfolded, only to cut its size in half. Samsung is going to release the Galaxy Z Flip 3 in a wide array of colours.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 will sell in Cream, Green, Lavender and Phantom Black from regular retailers. Samsung reserves 3 colours – Gray, White and Pink – for online sales through Samsung's website only.

When will the Galaxy Z Flip 3 go on sale in Australia?

You can pre-order the Galaxy Z Flip 3 from today with devices on store shelves from 10 September 2021.

Like the Z Fold 3, you can also score pre-order bonuses with the Galaxy Z Flip 3. Samsung itself offers a choice of redemption offershttps://www.finder.com.au/galaxy-z-flip-3-pricing-specifications?preview=true through its website for all pre-order buyers, with either a free pair of Galaxy Buds Live or a "Power Pack" consisting of an Aramid Case and Trio Wireless charger.

The carrier offers with the Galaxy Z Flip 3 are identical to those of the Galaxy Z Fold 3, so Telstra customers can snag a free TV, Optus customers can grab a free Watch 4 and Vodafone customers can get better trade-in values for their older handsets.

How much does the Galaxy Z Flip 3 cost in Australia?

The Galaxy Z Flip 3's pricing starts at $1,499, which is again in line with the US pricing of $999 once you take GST into account.

Here's the full rundown of pricing and availability for the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3 in Australia:

ModelPrice
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G 8GB RAM/128GB Storage (Cream, Phantom Black, Green, Lavender)$1,499
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G 8GB RAM/256GB Storage (Cream, Phantom Black, Green, Lavender)$1,599

Galaxy Z Flip 3 specifications

Here are the key specifications for the Galaxy Z Flip 3:

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3
Main display6.7-inch 120Hz FHD+ (2640x1080) Dynamic AMOLED 2X
Cover screen display1.9-inch 260x512 pixel AMOLED
ProcessorSnapdragon 888
RAM8GB
Storage128GB/256GB
Rear cameras12MP f/2.2 Ultra-Wide, 12MP f/1.8 Wide
Front camera10MP f/2.4
Battery3300mAh
ConnectivityLTE CAT 20, 5G Sub-6/mmWave
Size72.2x86.4x17.1mm (folded), 72.2x166x6.9mm (unfolded)
Weight183g

Compare Galaxy Flip 3 plans

Galaxy Unpacked news

Need more tech news and products? Check out Technology Finder for all the latest information.

Image: Samsung

Get more from Finder

Ask an Expert

You are about to post a question on finder.com.au:

  • Do not enter personal information (eg. surname, phone number, bank details) as your question will be made public
  • finder.com.au is a financial comparison and information service, not a bank or product provider
  • We cannot provide you with personal advice or recommendations
  • Your answer might already be waiting – check previous questions below to see if yours has already been asked

Finder only provides general advice and factual information, so consider your own circumstances, or seek advice before you decide to act on our content. By submitting a question, you're accepting our Terms of Use, Disclaimer & Privacy Policy and Privacy & Cookies Policy.
Go to site