The Galaxy Z Flip is a Massive Hit in South Africa

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JOHANNESBURG, South Africa – 25 February 2020 – After capturing the imagination of the world, the Galaxy Z Flip has proven to be an instant best-seller with South Africans. Samsung South Africa is pleased to announce that the second batch will be available on the 28 February 2020.


To showcase the cutting-edge technology, Samsung South Africa had set up purpose-built Galaxy Z Flip Studios in Sandton City, Canal Walk and Gateway shopping centres and Vodacom World. First arrival devices were available with an exclusive launch gift of Galaxy Buds+ valued at R2,999*. Samsung will continue with the Galaxy Z Flip studio and is committed to rewarding the many new Galaxy Z Flip fans, who want to take advantage of the second batch to be released 28th and 29th February 2020.


“This is a device that bends the laws of physics with its bold, stylish design. It’s, therefore, no surprise that so many South Africans have seized the opportunity to be some of the lucky few to own it. For those who aren’t afraid to make a statement, the Galaxy Z Flip is an opportunity to experience the world in a whole new way. We look forward to hearing from new Galaxy Z Flip customers over the next few weeks, “ said Justin Hume, Director: Integrated Mobility at Samsung South Africa.


The Galaxy Z Flip is priced at R29 999* and is available in Mirror Purple and Mirror Black. All Galaxy Z Flip customers will receive a FREE Samsung Care+ service plan that will cover 1 free screen replacement over 12 months**. If you need more peace of mind you will be able to purchase the Samsung Care+ Premium plan that will offer accidental damage cover for 2 repairs over 24 months at a price of R999 (Normally R2999*). A repair fee of R1999* will apply to each repair. The Care+ offer must be activated within 30 days from your device purchase**.



With Galaxy Z Flip’s unique foldable design and user experience, Samsung has redefined what a mobile device can be, and what it enables consumers to do.


Fashion Meets Technology

Galaxy Z Flip’s compact, stylish design is created for those who see technology as a way to express themselves. And all of the innovations that go into Galaxy Z Flip ensure they can do so. Here are three reasons to love this premium, one-of-a-kind device:


Style that Fits in Your Pocket – Designed for ultimate portability, Galaxy Z Flip folds into the size of a wallet, so you can easily fit it in your pocket or bag. When closed, it is a stylish, compact palm-sized device. When opened, its screen size nearly doubles to reveal a stunning 6.7-inch display. With its stylish colour palette, sleek rounded corners and forward fold that closes with a satisfying snap, Galaxy Z Flip is sure to turn heads.


Hands-Free Selfie – When Galaxy Z Flip unfolds, it can stay open at virtually any angle, unlocking opportunities for selfies that show more of the world around you and expressive video chats with Google Duo – all hands-free.


Game-Changing Camera – Galaxy Z Flip literally stands on its own so that you can capture more, on-the-go, from timed group shots to vivid nighttime content. You can create unique content for your social media feeds from the best angle, hands-free – no tripod needed. Capture stunning Night Hyperlapse videos or vivid low light shots with Night mode – no flash needed. Just open your device and place it on a table. When closed, quickly capture one-handed high-quality selfies using the rear camera without unfolding. You can also enjoy seamless video recording with a 16:9 ratio that’s perfect for uploads to social media platforms.

As a Galaxy device, Galaxy Z Flip brings the Galaxy ecosystem into its brand-new foldable experience. It boasts flagship-level performance and features across camera, display, battery, security as well as premium services like Samsung Health, Samsung Pay, Samsung Knox and more.


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Flex mode compatibility comes with native Camera, Gallery (image and video viewer), AOD and Google Duo first, and will be available with more native and 3rd party apps in the near future.
Flex mode compatibility with YouTube will be available in the near future with Android Support Library


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