Samsung finally unveils W2017 Android flip phone in China

samsung w2017

Samsung is back again with a successor of W2016 unsurprisingly called W2017, and it’s been leaking in one form or another since June but recenty was officially announced for the Chinese market.

As expected, the Samsung W2017 has a 4.2-inch external as well as internal Full HD Super AMOLED display with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 820 processor underneath hooked up to 4GB of RAM. It has 64GB of storage with microSD card support. Aside from a 12-megapixel rear camera with f/1.9 aperture that’s capable of recording video in 4K the W2017 features a 5-megapixel camera on the front.

samsung W2017

This dual-SIM handset has support for 4G LTE. It measures 127.8 x 61.4 x 15.8mm and weighs 208g all while housing a 2,300mAh battery in its metal body. Additional features include an Always On Display, fast wireless charging, a fingerprint sensor and support for Samsung Pay.

The Samsung W2017 will soon be released in China and World wide. Pricing has not yet been confirmed but we expect it to quite expensive, coming in at almost $3,000, but only Samsung knows right now how much this handset is really going to cost.