Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Official Price is PHP 109,990 But There Are Installment Options

When I first wrote about the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, I placed my Philippine price guesstimate for it at PHP 100,000 given the device's SRP in the United States.

Last September 15, 2020, I learned at Samsung PH's NDA session that the local price is actually more expensive than that, which frankly didn't really come as a surprise given the model's ultra-premium proposition.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines

For those who've been asking me about the official SRP of Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 in country, I can finally share that it's PHP 109,990.

I know. It's super pricey and it might not be a practical purchase given the pandemic -- but hey, if you have the money for it and you're the type of techy guy or gal who always wants to be at the forefront of innovation, then go ahead and splurge on it. We won't judge. Promise.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines
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Besides, the freebies for those who will pre-order a Galaxy Z Fold2 are rather enticing. For Samsung fans who can afford it, I'm sure these will make you feel like you're getting you're money's worth.

The Pre-Order Period via Samsung Philippines' Online Store is from September 11 to 24, 2020 and those will successfully sign-up for a unit will enjoy a Premium Bundle Freebie worth PHP 47,100 which includes a Galaxy Watch 3 45mm in Stainless Steel, 12 Months Samsung Care+ Card, and e-Voucher Worth PHP 2,000 for a Samsung Leather Cover.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines

On the other hand, the Pre-Order Period at Samsung Retail Stores Nationwide as well as via Samsung's Network Carriers will be from September 12 to 24, 2020, and through them, buyers can enjoy a Premium Bundle worth PHP 52,100, which include a 2020 53-inch Samsung Crystal UHD Smart TV, 12 Months Samsung Care+ Card, and e-Voucher Worth PHP 2,000 for a Samsung Leather Cover. Personally, I kind of like this bundle more.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines

My recommended network carrier for the 5G-enabled Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is Smart Communications largely because the MVP-company currently offers the fastest mobile data speeds in the Philippines based on the most recent data gathered by Ookla.

As of writing, Smart's 5G network can be enjoyed at Ateneo de Manila University campus, Makati CBD, BGC, Ortigas CBD, SM Megamall, SM Mall of Asia, Araneta Gateway, Eastwood City, Trinoma, and Clark Green City. I believe the company is in the process of building more infrasture to bring 5G speeds to more consumers across the country.

You can get Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 bundled with Smart's Signature Postpaid Plans which start at only PHP 999 per month plus additional payment for the foldable device.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines

For those who prefer to buy Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 at retail price, the Korean company offers Flexible Installment options via partner banks.

The tablet-smartphone hybrid goes for as low as PHP 3,055.82 per month for 36 months through Citibank. Alternatively, you can grab it for PHP 4,582,92 per month for two years via BPI, BDO, MetroBank, PNB, and Security Bank.

Now, if you intend to pay for your unit in full, then you might want to trade in your old smartphone to enjoy an additional discount of up to PHP 12,000 - depending on the model and condition of your handset - at any Samsung Concept Store or authorized retail partner.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Philippines

Unfolding like a book and featuring a large 7.6-inch internal Dynamic AMOLED 2X display, a 6.23-inch SuperAMOLED outer screen, a powerful Triple Rear Camera module, two front-facing cameras, a beastly 7nm+ Qualcomm Snapdragon 865+ processor, 12GB of RAM, and a large 4,500 mAh battery pack, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 is crafted specifically for tech enthusiasts who always long to be at the forefront of innovation and taste-makers who want only the very best that money can purchase.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Specs
159.2 x 128.2 x 6.9 mm (Unfolded)
159.2 x 68 x 16.8 mm (Folded)
282 grams
Unfolded Display:
7.6-inch, 1768 x 2208 pixels, 373 PPI, Foldable Dynamic AMOLED 2X
HDR10+, 120Hz
Cover Display:
6.23-inch, 816 x 2260 pixels, 25:9, SuperAMOLED
Triple Rear Camera Module:
12 MegaPixels, f/1.8 Aperture, 26mm, 1/1.76", 1.8µm, Dual Pixel PDAF, Optical Image Stabilization
12 MegaPixels, f/2.4, 52mm Telephoto, 1/3.6", 1.0µm, Phase Detection AutoFocus, OIS, 2x Optical Zoom
12 MegaPixels, f/2.2, 123˚ Ultra-Wide Lens, 12mm, 1.12µm
Front-Facing Camera:
Unfolded Front-Cam - 10 MegaPixels, f/2.2, 26mm, 1.22µm
Fold Cover - 10 MegaPixels, f/2.2, 26mm, 1.22µm
Video Recorder:
Back - 4K 60fps, 1080p 60, 240fps with gyro-EIS, 720p 960fps with gyro-EIS, HDR10+
Front - 4K 30fps, 1080p 30fps
One UI 2.5
Android 10 Operating System
7nm+ 3.09 GHz Octa-Core Qualcomm SM8250 Snapdragon 865+
256GB Internal Storage
UFS 3.1
No microSD Card Slot
Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac/6
Bluetooth 5.1
Hinge-Mounted Fingerprint Scanner
Wireless Samsung DeX Support
USB Type C Port
25W Wired Fast Charging
11W Wireless Charging
4.5W Reverse Wireless Charging
Non-Removable 4,500 mAh Li-Po Battery Pack
Ultra-Thin Glass, Aluminum
Mystic Bronze, Mystic Black

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2 Price in the Philippines
Official SRP - PHP 109,990
Pre-Order Period Nationwide - September 12 to 24, 2020
Online Launch - September 25, 2020
Retail Launch - October 2, 2020

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