Samsung Galaxy Z Flip review: temper your expectations

21 feb. 2020
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Samsung has another folding phone, and this time it's the Galaxy Z Flip. Dieter Bohn reviews the screen, the hinge, and the cameras. It may not be worth $1380, but you can see that we're getting close to folding screens becoming "normal."
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  • Would you buy the Galaxy Z Flip?

    The VergeThe VergeAcum 11 luni
    • @Louell Ralf ?

      mr. table legsmr. table legsAcum lună
    • Yea

      SS JinkzSS JinkzAcum 2 luni
    • Bought one: amazing

      Lin PinLin PinAcum 2 luni
    • No, I bought the Z Flip 5G because of the mat finish

      Nathan McCraryNathan McCraryAcum 4 luni
    • I have it

      Fala LiFala LiAcum 4 luni
  • galaxy z flip photos are very similar to Iphone 11, and its a pretty big phone. so look, we have good cameras and a pretty portable phone that looks so cool and also samsung screen is gorgeous. i bought this phone just cause i can have a good camera that can stay stand alone. so for making lives its easier. it feels so beautiful, inovative, portable, cool. The design, its so nice. I already have Canon m50 so, if i need a super megapixel photo i just can use my camera lol

    LüaLüaAcum 25 Zile
  • Worse review ever.

    Jeremy CooperJeremy CooperAcum 27 Zile
  • Jeez, he's just flipping back and forth and answering the question by asking more questions. I couldn't watch to the end.

    oris247oris247Acum 2 luni
  • I love flip phones.

    Charles MitchellCharles MitchellAcum 2 luni
  • still waiting for the folding iPhone.....

    Hem TiwariHem TiwariAcum 2 luni
  • 825 eur

    mario rossi duemario rossi dueAcum 2 luni
  • I'm going to quote Malcolm here, "Your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could that they didn't stop to think if they should."

    Dejio DejioDejio DejioAcum 2 luni
  • It is a very cool phone

    Annabel Lones-FieldAnnabel Lones-FieldAcum 3 luni
  • It’s amazing how he goes out of his way to make it confusing and non/desirable

    Assia NeuAssia NeuAcum 3 luni
  • First world problems at its finest

    James BondJames BondAcum 3 luni
  • He dont know anything!!!!😅😅

    Sidhi SharmaSidhi SharmaAcum 3 luni
  • Listen ... I own this phone and its amazing .....

    Betty BeardsleyBetty BeardsleyAcum 4 luni
  • Yo man if apple does this would u still be giving the same review. Samsung is way better than apple tht ur country makes. Ripper

    kalsang choedonkalsang choedonAcum 4 luni
  • So i saying apple is worth buying wen it never really upgrades but the proce does hahaha

    kalsang choedonkalsang choedonAcum 4 luni
  • Samsung Galaxy Z how can I get it

    Edugie OtaborEdugie OtaborAcum 5 luni
  • People are idiots for spending so much money for a damn phone. Cell phones r the worst thing ever invented! All u see is people staring at their phones all day. Makes me wanna chuck it at their stupid face lol

    C SchulzeC SchulzeAcum 5 luni
    • You sound angry for no reason

      Mack Abston IIMack Abston IIAcum 2 luni
  • Hey. I need someone’s help. I’m thinking of picking up a z flip when the new s series phones come out. What do you guys think.

    Nicholas MNicholas MAcum 5 luni
    • There a great price just get insurance

      Mack Abston IIMack Abston IIAcum 2 luni
  • This could have been really fun if there was no crease in the middle and the screen wasn't so fragile.

    Dank MheemsDank MheemsAcum 5 luni
  • It's more of a Galaxy L Flip 😂

    OwenOwenAcum 6 luni
  • I want a phone like this, except actually durable.

    UhhhUhhhAcum 6 luni
  • Had my z flip since launch now. Any questions? It's holding up really good, been dropping it like crazy and I don't have any issue at all with it. I do have a dbrand skin on it though

    CK NorthPoleCK NorthPoleAcum 6 luni
  • seriously stop it dude

    PietroPietroAcum 6 luni
  • This is not a review. It's ranting

    netcaliburnetcaliburAcum 6 luni
    • You sound new to the verge

      Mack Abston IIMack Abston IIAcum 2 luni
  • Does anyone know how the sales have been on folding phones? I wouldn't buy one now but I hope they will keep improving upon them cause one day I really want to get one. I've NEVER gotten used to having a whole rectangular smart phone in my pocket, and I'm very antsy about damaging the screen. Would love to have a flip phone eventually.

    AsellusAsellusAcum 6 luni
  • So from that.... you don't like the phone.

    GeekAllFatherGeekAllFatherAcum 7 luni
  • 6:46 idc that was cool.

    DougDougAcum 7 luni
  • Almost this entire video is negative in its review of this fantastic device..

    Kevin GopaulKevin GopaulAcum 7 luni
  • When this guy see something: Normal.

    Qhuiz SanQhuiz SanAcum 7 luni
  • It can be lost easily

    Nishal GgmuNishal GgmuAcum 7 luni
  • It will be special if its an iphone

    Al.MamariAl.MamariAcum 7 luni
  • Hahahahahaha. I think that's how normal people normally gives review to a normal phone. Dude 😂

    Remigio RiveraRemigio RiveraAcum 7 luni
  • This whole review felt very pessimistic...

    Connor MarinerConnor MarinerAcum 7 luni
  • Flip phones died out before I was an old enough age to own one, but now my dreams of owning a flip phone are possible again 🥺 Except, I'm broke. I wear my nails long. And I'd probably drop this phone in sand which would be the end of it - so it'd be like that sometimes😂😂

    pinkyheart xpinkyheart xAcum 8 luni
  • Perfectly happy with my A70

    S RS RAcum 8 luni
  • stupid phone. nice review

    Pradeep KurianPradeep KurianAcum 8 luni
  • The Verge is biased towards Apple products. Simple. It would take Apple years to research at Samsung's level. Also, while you're at it ask Apple to use its own display. Oh wait you need Samsung or LG for that! There is a reason this channel can never compete with MKBHD or Unbox Therapy for that matter.

    Anuj RanaAnuj RanaAcum 8 luni
  • It's a corny phone, poor design! Samsung, you can't win them all! 🙄

    Flawless 1966Flawless 1966Acum 9 luni
  • I found this non helpful.

    Coal GreyCoal GreyAcum 9 luni
  • Is it just me but does this seem apple-biased

    bangtan streamerbangtan streamerAcum 9 luni
  • I'm waiting till 2023 I'm getting the 4 generation for this phone if they make a 4 gen

    Oliver DimentOliver DimentAcum 9 luni
  • Thus thing is way ahead of its time. Samsung should hold their horses and wait until technology advances so it will be better and not be a bad phone. Idk what tf is happening with Samsung but their making phones faster than people can buy them. Probably money and trying to beat Apple.

    BigBobbyE141BigBobbyE141Acum 9 luni
  • sharper than a razor :P

    Muhammad Ali HassanMuhammad Ali HassanAcum 9 luni
  • I like the concept and if Apple were to release one then i would definitely buy one ( i am an Iphone use only)

    Joanne PanagopoulosJoanne PanagopoulosAcum 9 luni
  • I almost purchase this phone until I saw this video. Thanks for saving me 1380 dollars!! lol

    Catherine ChangCatherine ChangAcum 9 luni
  • I love it but i you can't put a screen protector on it and case

    Lani LanticseLani LanticseAcum 9 luni
    • They do sell a leather case for $79. Maybe cut a reg screen protector in 2?

      Amy WheelerAmy WheelerAcum 9 luni
  • I still want one XD it's for us more minimal conserved space savers lol

    Elana And Kaydee DeBoltElana And Kaydee DeBoltAcum 9 luni
  • I came here to see review and all I hear is complaints.

    Gaurav TomarGaurav TomarAcum 9 luni
  • It's ok...I'm a Samsung fan but when its compared to the Razr the Z is less appealing.

    Mr. MagicMr. MagicAcum 9 luni
  • his "normal" means to me is like "Honestly don't buy the phone" LOL

    Bhevs - NJBhevs - NJAcum 10 luni
  • I want this photo so bad

    Vaishnavi JennieVaishnavi JennieAcum 10 luni
  • 3rd Folding phone he's review 2nd Phone that folds vertically Folding Phone no.1

    Faris RifqiFaris RifqiAcum 10 luni
  • just tell us that you hate this phone. its easier!

    mohd yusufmohd yusufAcum 10 luni
  • Let's be honest, did you know this was a Verge video? I didnt. Now I do. Goodbye.

    AmericanPatriot1776AmericanPatriot1776Acum 10 luni
  • What is the point of a review if you "don't know" anything

    KevinKevinAcum 10 luni
  • Me:How in the world do glass bend? Samsung:with 11 secret spices.....

    Nicholas NelsonNicholas NelsonAcum 10 luni
  • "Boring" is such a shocking word that I didn't expect to hear in this review, while no "boring" word mentioned during iPhone review (it's a great phone (fact !), but it's ultimately very incremental update lol) when this has more than once 🤷🏻‍♂️ In my mind : It's a freaking phone that can can fold its display, something we couldn't imagine last several years duh ...

    Obi DeanObi DeanAcum 10 luni
  • Just a N O R M A L review

    quiker4mequiker4meAcum 10 luni
  • The glass feels pretty normal but better than normal, when I put glass on my galaxy 6 tablet the glass was about normal but better.

    MissMissySDLMissMissySDLAcum 10 luni
  • Nobody: Dieter: What is a computer? Nobody: Dieter: What is normal? Just kidding with you (Dieter), love your reviews!

    vflchristianvflchristianAcum 10 luni
  • Does not like the "flex mode" of the phone but likes it when it becomes a clock stand at night. Lol! So much contrary on this review. Plus so much "i don't knows!" 😂

    Mark Carlo PabustanMark Carlo PabustanAcum 10 luni
  • He has no technological experience in his education. He has a bachelor's in English and philosophy. His review is an utter sham. I have trouble accepting his education considering his very limited vocabulary.

    Grandom KnightGrandom KnightAcum 10 luni
  • I'm still very much into the idea of foldable smartphones. Hopefully there will be some cheaper ones in a few years.

    Asoziales Netzwerk - Sektion OberbayernAsoziales Netzwerk - Sektion OberbayernAcum 10 luni
  • That title 😍 "Z" how do u do it Verge! 👌🏼

    Saurabh ParmarSaurabh ParmarAcum 10 luni
  • can't wait to have a phone that fits into small pockets again

    djdtkdjdtkAcum 10 luni
  • So we're back to flip phones, now?

    Michael HansenMichael HansenAcum 10 luni
  • the galaxy note fold is coming.

    buddyroachbuddyroachAcum 10 luni
  • Literally this guy is a samsung hater

    shashikant chittajwarshashikant chittajwarAcum 10 luni
  • The price is too high but people will spend an extra 150$ just to upgrade the memory on an iPhone making the price very simular lol

    Rob hRob hAcum 10 luni
  • Soon the foldable phones will be better...

    Gacha BloxGacha BloxAcum 10 luni
  • Dude,it’s a phone that folds!!

    SuperFuzzmonkeySuperFuzzmonkeyAcum 10 luni
  • Best review to Apple user

    Meer glänzendMeer glänzendAcum 10 luni
  • I feel like this review was a little harsh. Like saying they did the screen like just so they could call it glass is honestly pretty rude to the people who work on it and came up with it. Like damn bro I kno it's not perfect but let samsung try something

    elly franzelly franzAcum 10 luni
  • Slap an apple logo on the back and it will be the best most innovative phone in the world.

    IBU OR UBMEIBU OR UBMEAcum 10 luni
  • After watching this review I have the feeling that all folding phones are infected with the coronavirus, specially the Galaxy Z Flip

    Jose AntonioJose AntonioAcum 10 luni
  • No Comment this guy doesn't know what his talking about he only likes apple.

    TonyTonyAcum 10 luni
  • this man is BORING. sorry kids

    BKLTD WorldwideBKLTD WorldwideAcum 10 luni
  • Yeah, but your scientists were so preoccupied with whether or not they could, they didn't stop to think if they should.

    Tyler EdicTyler EdicAcum 10 luni
  • I actually PREFER the symmetrical bezel around the screen over EVRYTHING that's available on Android. Having a bezels the exact same size all around looks just a million times better than having 3 different thick bezels around like on All Android flagships even if they're thinner... I don't care about this "I have the thinnest bezel!!!"-nonsense.

    Tim R.Tim R.Acum 11 luni
  • normal? don't you know the meaning of 'normal' ? what the hell do you know ?

    ON G.ON G.Acum 11 luni
  • Don’t hate on Apple they just do it better!

    BumblebeeBumblebeeAcum 11 luni
  • Fuckedup phone

    Naam AchternaammNaam AchternaammAcum 11 luni
  • Very honest review sir, you are the best

    CSPCSPAcum 11 luni
  • Hahahah this hate of flex mode is so bias. If apple did that I’m sure he would think it’s a great solution.

    itskankanitskankanAcum 11 luni
  • Samsung should be sued for a price like that

    Jason BossertJason BossertAcum 11 luni
  • this video is literally just bashing the phone the entire phone..

    Christian LarsenChristian LarsenAcum 11 luni
  • Ok Verge.. let's never try to innovate again... Happy?

    kramdens1967kramdens1967Acum 11 luni
  • This guy I noticed he doesn't like anything

    Juan Jose SanchezJuan Jose SanchezAcum 11 luni
  • Dieter doesn't like research and innovation....

    F JF JAcum 11 luni
  • Meh, y'all remember that foldable gameboy? This is the same with extra steps

    Thorvald OlavsenThorvald OlavsenAcum 11 luni
  • I’m left handed no for. Z flip

    HumburgeraaHumburgeraaAcum 11 luni
  • What I see as a missed opportunity is having the plastic layer be self-healing, like the LG G Flex of old

    George-Valentin IonescuGeorge-Valentin IonescuAcum 11 luni
  • he is not good reviewing phones like this

    Nishant SharmaNishant SharmaAcum 11 luni
  • Is this phone better than a normal phone, nope, will I buy it over a normal phone, nope. If it’s not better why would I buy it?!

    Adi VAdi VAcum 11 luni
  • In india z flip is cheaper then iphons 11 pro max😂🤦

    RumtechRumtechAcum 11 luni
  • I don't like how he reviewed this at all. It was more cons...and didn't point out the pros

    C.O .HC.O .HAcum 11 luni
  • Rajasthan

    Db JgsDb JgsAcum 11 luni
  • For normal people that have small, but deep (!) pockets, you mean?

    Samuel MellertSamuel MellertAcum 11 luni
  • Worst channel in ROlabel

    ChillyChillyAcum 11 luni
  • This phone is real innovation take notes Apple

    Marjan PerveinisMarjan PerveinisAcum 11 luni