Published on August 12th, 2021 | by Adrian Gunning

Qualcomm, Samsung, and Google Define Next Wave of Premium Android Experiences with Launch of Samsung’s New Foldable Smartphones

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced that its flagship Snapdragon® 888 5G Mobile Platform is powering Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.’s latest cutting-edge foldable smartphones, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 and Galaxy Z Flip3. Snapdragon 888, which powers both devices globally, packs industry-leading innovations in connectivity, AI, gaming, and photography to enable the premium Android experiences users deserve.

Snapdragon 888: Snapdragon 888 packs industry-leading mobile innovations in 5G, AI, gaming, and camera technologies. This class of experiences transforms flagship devices into professional-quality cameras, intelligent personal assistants, and elite gaming rigs.​ Both devices feature the third generation 5G modem-to-antenna solution that supports sub-6 carrier aggregation and mmWave[1]. The Galaxy Z Fold3 comes equipped with Qualcomm® FastConnect™ 6900 and supports both Wi-Fi 6 and 6E[2], and the Galaxy Z Flip3 features FastConnect 6800 with support for Wi-Fi 6.

More Information: More information on the Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform can be found at https://www.qualcomm.com/products/snapdragon-888-5g-mobile-platform. For more information about the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 and Z Flip3, please visit www.samsung.com/galaxy or www.samsungmobilepress.com.

[1] 5G network availability and connection speed may vary depending on the country, network provider and user environment.

[2] Wi-Fi 6E availability may vary depending on the country.

About the Author


Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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