Samsung has successfully launched the Samsung W2019 which took’s place in China. The smartphone comes with two full-HD Super AMOLED display panels, and also It features a dual rear camera setup.
The Hongkong smartphone giant Samsung officially unveiled the W2019 as its latest clamshell smartphone with all top-end specifications, including a Snapdragon 845 SoC. The Samsung W2019 comes in two different variants – the Gold Extreme Edition and Platinum Golden Collector’s Edition with similar specifications.
The W2019 Android flip phone also includes a Bixby voice assistant integration as well as gives access to the exclusive service that can be accessed with a press-and-hold gesture on the “8” key.
Furthermore, Samsung is likely to offer the W2019 as a China-exclusive model just like they did to the previous w2018.
Samsung W2019 is designed with premium materials, including anodised, diamond-cut aluminium and glass. The phone also has a brushed finish and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Additionally, there is a compact physical T9 keypad to enable one-handed control. Users can also press-and-hold the 8 key on the keypad to exclusive service for 12 months. This gives access to various airport and high-speed rail VIP lounges as well as airport CIP rapid security checkpoints. Customers can also avail screen and battery replacement by using the exclusive service.
The Samsung W2019 runs Android 8.1 Oreo with a proprietary skin on top and features two 4.2-inch full-HD (1080×1920 pixels) Super AMOLED displays with 16:9 aspect ratio. There is an octa-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, paired with 6GB of RAM.
The smartphone has a dual rear camera which includes a 12-megapixel primary sensor with a dual f/1.5-2.4 aperture support and a 12-megapixel secondary sensor along with a telephoto lens to enable 2x optical zoom. For selfies, there is an 8-megapixel camera sensor at the front.
Samsung has given 128GB of internal storage that is expandable via microSD card (up to 512GB). The W2019 also has a bunch of connectivity options, including 4G LTE, Wi-Fi 802.11ac, Bluetooth v4.2, ANT+, NFC, and USB Type-C. Onboard sensors include an accelerometer, ambient light sensor, barometric pressure sensor, fingerprint sensor, geomagnetic sensor, gyroscope, hall sensor, iris sensor, and a proximity sensor. There is a 3,070mAh battery that is claimed to deliver up to 280 hours of standby time on a single charge.
- Display: 4.20-inch
- Processor: 1.7GHz octa-core
- Front Camera: 8-megapixel
- Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
- OS: Android 8.1 Oreo
- Rear Camera: 12-megapixel + 12-megapixel
- Battery Capacity: 3070mAh
Samsung W2019 full specifications
Release date: November 2018
Form factor: Flip
Dimensions (mm): 132.90 x 63.40 x 17.30
Weight (g): 275.00
Battery capacity (mAh): 3070
Colours: Gold, Silver
Screen size (inches): 4.20
Resolution: 1080×1920 pixels
Aspect ratio: 16:9
Processor: 1.7GHz octa-core (4×2.8GHz + 4×1.7GHz)
Processor make: Qualcomm Snapdragon 845
Internal Storage: 128GB
Expandable: Up-to 512GB
Rear camera: 12-megapixel (f/1.5) + 12-megapixel (f/2.4)
Rear autofocus: Yes
Rear flash: Yes
Front camera: 8-megapixel (f/2.0)
Operating system: Android 8.1 Oreo
Wi-Fi standards supported: 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac
Bluetooth:Yes, v 4.20
USB Type-C: Yes
Number of SIMs: 2
Active 4G on both SIM cards: Yes
SIM Type: Nano-SIM
4G/ LTE: Yes
Fingerprint sensor: Yes
Compass/ Magnetometer: Yes
Proximity sensor: Yes
Ambient light sensor: Yes
Price and Availability
The price and availability details of the Samsung W2019 are yet to be announced.