Galaxy Z Fold3 has impressive durability, not “fragile” as many people think
- Tram Ho
Samsung recently introduced the new folding screen Galaxy Z Fold3 with many upgrades in both features and durability. According to Samsung announced at the launch, the Galaxy Z Fold3 has an overall structure that is up to 80% more durable than its predecessor, and to verify this, YouTuber specializes in “smashing” and “torture” smartphones JerryRigEverything. posted a clip testing the durability of the Galaxy Z Fold3.
This year’s Galaxy Z Fold3 has brought many notable upgrades from Samsung. Besides the durability of the device, many technologies such as the camera hidden under the screen, the ability to support the S Pen or water resistance are present on the new Fold line.
Like previous generations, the Galaxy Z Fold3 still has a small gap between the two halves of the screen when folded. However, this is not a problem because in the middle of the hinge area, Samsung has arranged a dust barrier to prevent dirt from entering.
As soon as the device was set up, Samsung gave many warnings during use, such as not pressing too hard or using too sharp objects to touch the screen, not using the S Pen that is not compatible with the Fold, and so on. the device is not dustproof or do not leave the device with other objects such as cards, keys, coins…
Before starting the durability test, it is necessary to remove the screen protector first
The secondary screen of the Galaxy Z Fold3 is designed to resemble the screen of the Galaxy S21. This is a premium AMOLED display and is protected by tempered glass. Therefore in terms of durability, this secondary screen is equivalent to other high-end smartphones on the market
The screen starts to appear scratches when used with objects with a hardness of 6 or higher
With the main screen on the inside, because it is protected by a layer of plastic, this screen is easy to scratch and leave marks on the screen.
You can even use your fingernails to make marks on the screen
The selfie camera area is hidden under the screen. We can see each pixel clearly because Samsung has reduced the pixel density in this area to make it easier for light to enter the sensor.
Try pouring a lot of sand and dust in the middle of the main screen, after many times of folding and opening, the Galaxy Z Fold3 is unharmed, showing that Samsung has done a good job in preventing dirt from entering the hinge gap in the middle.
The frame of the Galaxy Z Fold3 is finished from metal and can be easily scratched
Like the previous generation, the Samsung logo is glued with characters and can be easily peeled off
Try to fire on the secondary screen, this screen can last about 14 seconds before the dead pixels appear
Dead pixels appear as yellow-orange and cannot be recovered
With the main screen, the device withstands about 30 seconds before the dead pixels appear
The characteristic yellow dead pixel of AMOLED panels under the impact of high temperatures
Finally, the machine bend test. With the upgrade of the durability of the entire machine structure, Galaxy Z Fold3 cannot be bent under the force of human hands, even after many bends, the device still works normally and shows no signs of damage.
Source : Genk