Samsung is working hard on making its foldable phones more attractive to consumers through technological advancements and lower pricing. We had exclusively revealed a few weeks ago that the Galaxy Z Flip 3 and the Galaxy Z Fold 3 would carry lower price tags than their predecessors. Now, a new report claims to reveal the final pricing of the upcoming foldable phones along with their pre-order dates and pre-order gifts.
Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Fold 3 prices in South Korea
A new video published on YouTube claims that the 256GB variant of the Galaxy Z Flip 3 will cost KRW 1,254,000 (around $1,090) in South Korea. It is being claimed that the country won’t get the 128GB variant of the foldable smartphone. The 256GB and 512GB variants of the Galaxy Z Fold 3 could be priced at KRW 1,999,000 (around $1,738) and KRW 2,098,000 (around $1,825), respectively. These prices are for the South Korean carrier (LG Uplus, KT, and SKT) variants of the devices.
It is also being claimed that Samsung would start accepting pre-orders for its upcoming foldable phones in its home country starting August 12, 2021. August 18 would be the last date for pre-orders. Pre-order carrier activation will happen from August 19 to August 26. And the smartphones will finally reach store shelves in South Korea on August 27. Apparently, the initial inventory for the Galaxy Z Fold 3 is less than 200,000 units and less than 500,000 units for the Galaxy Z Flip 3.
Galaxy Z Flip 3, Galaxy Z Fold 3 pre-order gifts could include Galaxy Buds 2
Samsung will reportedly offer the Galaxy Buds 2, a one-year Samsung Care+ plan, and an S Pen case for free with Galaxy Z Fold 3 pre-orders. Those who pre-order the Galaxy Z Flip 3 in South Korea would get the Galaxy Buds 2, a one-year Samsung Care+ plan, and an official case for free. The company could offer similar pre-order offers in other countries as well.