Why I Fold while others Flip: Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 is THE best phone for photographers

Photos of the Samsung Galaxy foldable phones from Unpacked August 2022
(Image credit: Basil Kronfli / Digital Camera World)

At Samsung's Unpacked event, when getting hands-on time with the new Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Galaxy Z Fold 4, a member of Samsung's team came up to me and asked which I preferred – the Flip or Fold. Their surprise was palpable when I replied, "definitely the Fold" – and I understood why. 

The new Z Fold 4 doesn't stir feelings of nostalgia, it isn't a convenient, compact, stylish smartphone, and the refresh doesn't even seem all that upgraded when compared to the excellent Galaxy Z Fold 3

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Basil Kronfli

Basil Kronfli is a freelance technology journalist, consultant, and content creator. He trained in graphic design and started his career at Canon Europe before moving into journalism. Basil is also experienced in video production, independently running the YouTube channel TechEdit, and during his time at Future, he worked alongside the Digital Camera World team as a senior video producer.