The biggest complaint most users have with Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip 3 is that the battery life is disappointing. Previous rumors had suggested its successor would only get a modest battery boost, but the evidence to the contrary is piling up. Today, images from The batteries of the Galaxy Z Flip 4 have surfaced online and they also give weight to rumors that the overall battery capacity will increase significantly.
Samsung’s foldable phones come with a two-battery system. The Z Flip 3 had a combined typical capacity of 3,300 mAh, which proved insufficient for most power users. Initially, the Flip 4 was said to have a 3,400 mAh cell, but later rumors said the capacity would be boosted to 3,700 mAh.
Galaxy Z Flip 4 has a longer battery life than Flip 3
has now acquired images of the two batteries intended for the Flip 4. The first cell has a nominal capacity of 2,555mAh, and the second has a capacity of 1,040mAh. That means the phone will offer a total nominal capacity of 3,595 mAh and the typical capacity will likely be advertised as 3,700 mAh.
This will likely have a significant effect on battery life, which will also get a boost from the more power-efficient Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chip. The chip is supported by up to 512 GB of storage – double the Flip 3 – and 8 GB of RAM.
You’ll also likely be able to pump power into the batteries faster as the maximum charge rate is said to increase from 15w to 25w.
leaked real-world images and renders suggest the Flip 4 will look much the same as the Flip 3, but Samsung will be making some much-needed changes that could help the phone improve its performance. best foldable phone of 2022.
The Flip 4 will reportedly have a less visible crease than the Flip 3. It is also expected to have a smaller hinge and a slightly larger 2.1-inch cover screen.
Other rumored specs include a 6.7-inch main display with a 120Hz refresh rate, the same dual rear camera array and front snapper, and an Armor Aluminum frame.
Samsung will introduce the phone at its Unpacked event in August, where it will share the stage with the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Galaxy Watch 5 duo.