Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5

Released August 2023

Ultra-Premium (>$800)
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5

Summary


Pros

  • Excellent screen readability in all lighting conditions
  • Particularly adapted for watching HDR10 videos thanks to good color fidelity and well adapted brightness
  • Smooth touch performance in all use cases
  • Excellent overall battery performance for a foldable device, especially when watching videos
  • Fairly good camera performance in video and photo for a foldable device
  • Pleasant-sounding playback from built-in speakers
  • Great for recording in loud environments such as concerts

Cons

  • Visible crease in most situations
  • Poor autonomy when using the camera
  • For the price segment, camera's video and photo performances are slightly below other Ultra-premium devices
  • Quite sensitive when recording in a windy environment

Scores


128
camera
2023
Overall Camera Score i
128
45
Samsung Galaxy A05s
BEST 157

Sub-scores

Photo i
127
50
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 160
Bokeh i
70
20
Xiaomi Redmi 12C
BEST 80
Preview i
76
34
Fairphone 4
BEST 91
Zoom i
128
15
Oppo A77 5G
BEST 158
Top score
Huawei P60 Pro
Video i
123
31
Samsung Galaxy A22 5G
BEST 158

Use Cases

BEST 149

Friends & Family

Portrait and group photos and videos

BEST 132

Lowlight

Photos and videos in lowlight conditions

152
display
2023
Overall Display Score i
152
52
Realme C21
BEST 155

Sub-scores

Readability i
159
40
Realme C21
BEST 163
Color i
152
49
Xiaomi Black Shark 3 Pro
BEST 164
Video i
159
40
Realme C21
BEST 162
Motion i
147
54
Realme C21
BEST 156
Touch i
168
40
Realme C21
BEST 170
Artifacts i
116
40
Crosscall Action-X5
BEST 163
Top score
OnePlus Open
133
audio
2023
Overall Audio Score i
133
86
Vivo X60 Pro 5G (Snapdragon)
BEST 161

Sub-scores & Use Cases

Playback i
132
74
Nokia 7.2
BEST 163

Use Cases

BEST 172

Listening to music

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 161

Watching videos

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

BEST 156

Gaming

Through the smartphone's integrated speakers

Recording i
136
88
Fairphone 4
BEST 157

Use Cases

BEST 156

Friends & Family videos

With the smartphone's main camera

BEST 164

Selfie videos

With the smartphone's selfie camera

Top score Best

Concert videos

With the smartphone's main camera

114
battery
Overall Battery Score i
114
75
Samsung Galaxy S22 (Exynos)
BEST 152

Sub-scores

Autonomy i
113
55
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 195
Top score
Honor X7b
Charging i
114
72
Wiko Power U20
BEST 218
Efficiency i
118
47
Xiaomi 12 Pro
BEST 154
Top score
Oppo Reno6 5G

Key performances

Battery Life
2 days 6h
Battery Life
0-80% Charge
0h51
0-80% Charge
Full Charge
1h44
Full Charge
after 5-minute charge
3h43 Autonomy
after 5-minute charge

Specifications


154.9 x 67.1 x 13.4mm

Dimensions

5G
Dual SIM

Network

Water resistant
IPX8

Protection

Wireless

Charging

256/512/1024 GB

Storage

Wide, Tele, Ultra-Wide

Main camera
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