Samsung Galaxy Z Flip vs Motorola Razr
The Motorala Razr 2019 and the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip are two foldable smartphones that are significantly different both in appearance as well as in technical specification and in the folding mechanism.
At the 11th of February, the south Korean corporation launched the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, smartphone designed to restore samsung’s reputation in the technological field. Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has a similar folding mechanism to the Motorola Razr 2019, in both being vertical. In the rest of the technical specifications, there are significant differences with the Galaxy Z Flip incorporating flagship software and hardware and demolishing Motorola’s Razr, a smartphone that we can say lays approximately in the mid-range categories of smartphones concerning technical specifications. We will attempt to compare both smartphones in terms of features and characteristics and let you decide who is the indisputable king of foldable smarthphones.
Let’s start from the monitor and the screen, something that constitutes an integral and basic part of any smartphone. Galaxy Z Flip incorporates a 6,7 inches monitor with a resolution of 2636 x 1080 pixels and a Foldable Dynamic AMOLED type panel. On the other hand, RAZR 2019 possesses a 6,2 inches monitor with a resolution of 2142 x 876 pixels and a Foldable P-OLED type panel. In the outside display, though, Motorola has surpassed Samsung since it placed a 2,7 inches monitor of 600 x 800 pixels while Samsung incorporated a display that just surpasses the one inch (1,1 inches) with a 112 x 300 pixels.
SoC, RAM and storage space
In the case of Z Flip, we come across the high-end SoC of Qualcomm, Snapdragon 855+ combined with 8GB of RAM and storage space of 256 GB while Motorola’s foldable smartphone incorporates the Snapdragon 710, 6GB of RAM and 128GB storage space.
The camera of both smartphones is double. From the one hand, Galaxy Z Flip incorporates two cameras of 12MP with f/1.8 and f/2.2. and on the other hand RAZR 2019 incorporates a 16MP camera of f/1.7 and one of 3D ToF. At the front panel, Samsung’s smartphone uses a punch-hole at the center of the monitor for the 10MP camera while the RAZR 2019 has a 5MP camera.
Finally, the two foldable smartphone’s battery supports quick 15W charge with the Galaxy Z Flip has a battery capacity of 3.300mAh compared to the RAZR 2019 whose battery is up to 2.510mAh.
Generally speaking, many manufacturers have already launched foldable smartphones at this new market. Two of these stand out, the Galaxy Z Flip and the Motorola RAZR 2019. Samsung, after its Galaxy Fold fiasco that contained a manufacturing fault, Samsung rapidly launched a second foldable model baptized the Galaxy Z Flip.
When comparing the Motorola Razr with the Z flip, the difference in quality is almost obvious. Samsung’s foldable telephone does not make any noise, has a better camera, better battery and a faster processor. It also has a glass display and support wireless charging.
Additionally, the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip has sold out. The smartphone during its launch period emptied the first stock in South Korea. At the same time, the smartphone in the States is also sold out, both on the online store of Samsung as well as in the online Best Buy store. In Korea, Galaxy Z Flip smartphones were sold within the first 30 minutes of their launch and within its first week of circulation, the first batch sold approximately 20.000 devices, 10 times more than that of the first foldable smartphone.