Samsung has announced the launch date of its upcoming smartphone series in China, the W24. The W24 series will succeed the W23 series and is tipped to include the W24 and W24 Flip, as the company only confirms the W series to launch. Samsung shared the details of this launch conference through a teaser poster on Weibo. The launch is happening on September 15 at the Chengdu High and New Sports Centre in China.
The Samsung W24 and W24 Flip are speculated to be the rebranded version of Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5, which debuted in July. However, the W24 and W24 Flip will only be available in China, like their predecessors. They are also said to be the rebranded version of latest Galaxy Z foldables but with some hardware upgrades.
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The South Korean company has not revealed anything about the smartphones except the launch date. But we can have the idea of how the new W series smartphones could be, as they are speculated to roll out as custom versions of Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Galaxy Z Flip 5.
The Galaxy Z Flip 5 offers a 6.7-inch foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X display, supporting 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ and 1080 x 2640 pixels. Along with that, it has a 3.4-inch Super AMOLED display. It is powered by the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy processor and is packed with a 3700mAh battery with up to 25-watt fast charging support. On the camera front, it has a dual 12-megapixel setup on the back and a 10-megapixel selfie shooter.
On the other hand, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 offers a 7.6-inch foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X display that supports 120Hz refresh rate, HDR10+ and 1812 x 2176 pixels. Next up, it features a 6.2-inch outer Dynamic AMOLED 2X display with 120Hz refresh rate. The smartphone is equipped with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy processor and boasts a 4400mAh battery, with up to 25-watt fast charging support.
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For photography, On the front, it has a 10-megapixel front facing sensor and on the foldable display as well, it has a 4-megapixel sensor. On the back, the Galaxy Z Fold 5 has a 50-megapixel primary camera, a 10-megapixel telephoto sensor and a 12-megapixel ultra-wide lens.
The upcoming W24 and W24 Flip could feature these specifications but with some modifications. However, September 15 is not so far, so stay tuned for more updates.