South Korean manufacturer Samsung has introduced a customized and special version of the Galaxy Z Flip 6one of the company’s new foldables. The so-called Olympic Edition pays homage to the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Gameswhich will be held in Paris between July 26 and August 11.

The model has some differences compared to the conventional model, which was announced this Wednesday (10) by Samsung during Galaxy Unpacked. At the event, the brand also revealed new smartwatches and also the details of the Galaxy Ring.

This special edition will be given as a gift to almost 17 thousand athletes who will compete in a variety of sports, as part of the partnership between Samsung and the International Olympic Committee (IOC). Deliveries will begin on July 18, and visitors to Paris will be able to see the models up close in the showcase of special spaces set up for the Games.

At least for now, there is no release date for this version of the device in Brazil. The pre-sale of foldable smartphones is already underway. started today (10) in Brazil, with deliveries starting on July 22 in the country. No caso do Galaxy Z Flip 6, price starts at R$ 7,999according to the internal storage configuration.

The differences of the Olympic Edition

The main difference in the customized version of the Olympic Galaxy Z Flip 6 is in its appearance. The smartphone’s predominant color is yellow, decorated “with the Olympic rings and the Paralympic excitement in gold”.

In addition, the model comes with a Exclusive Flipsuit cover designed by luxury clothing brand Berlutiwho designed the official costumes of the French delegation for the opening ceremony. It is made of Venezia leather with “a vibrant color scheme inspired by the Olympic rings.”

GalaxyIn addition to the unique color, the special edition even has an exclusive cover. (Image: Wellington Arruda/TecMundo)

In terms of operation, the cell phone brings the same hardware as the conventional Galaxy Z Flip 6. This means it comes with the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 processor, a 3.4-inch Super AMOLED external display, and the new 4,000mAh battery.

The Olympic Edition will be the first of the new generation of foldables to feature Galaxy AI technologies, Samsung’s artificial intelligence. The tools could be very useful for athletes, as they include a real-time translator, a writing assistant for posts and emails, and a photography assistant with instant slow motion.

Additionally, Samsung will map and classify athletes’ selfies and make them available on the Athlete365 platform In real time.

SamsungMore details of the design of the customized version. (Image: Wellington Arruda/TecMundo)

Finally, the Olympic Galaxy Z Flip 6 will also have a eSIM card with 100GB of 5G data and two years international warranty. It will come with official IOC apps and interactive experiences for Paris 2024 pre-installed — which include benefits such as a voucher for drinks at vending machines and a card for unlimited access to public transport.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *