Galaxy S6 series inspired Samsung W2016 flip-phone launched in China
Galaxy S6 series inspired Samsung W2016 flip-phone launched in ChinaSamsung China [Screen-shot]

After weeks of speculations, Samsung has finally pulled the wraps off the new flip-phone W2016 in China.

Key aspect of the Samsung's new clamp-shell handset is that it boasts Galaxy S6 series inspired design language. W2016 features premium metal-and-glass crafted body. Even the placement of USB port and speaker grill are identical.

And inside too, it comes packed with the same hardware such as Exynos 7420 Octa-core SoC (System on Chip), 3GB RAM, 64GB inbuilt storage, 16MP camera with the LED flash on the back and 5MP snapper on the front.

The uniqueness of the Samsung W2016 is that it boasts dual-3.9 super AMOLED HD screen – one placed on the front and another inside with T9 series numerical pad.

Samsung W2016 availability details:

The new Samsung W2016 will be made available initially in China. There is no word on details regarding its prices and also whether it will be released in other markets.

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Key features of Samsung W2016:

Model Samsung W2016
Display Dual-3.9-inch super AMOLED HD display with 720x1280p resolution
OS Android 5.1 Lollipop with TouchWiz
Processor Samsung Exynos 7420 Octa-core (2.1GHz ARM Cortex A57 quad-cores +1.5GHz ARM Cortex A53 quad-cores)
GPU 772MHz Mali-T760 MP8
RAM 3GB
Storage 64GB
Camera
  • Main: 16.0-megapixel camera with LED flash
  • Front: 5.0-megapixel camera
Battery 2000 mAh;
  • Wireless charging
  • Rapid Power charging (30 minutes is enough charge 50% of total battery capacity)
Network 4G-LTE
Add-ons Metal-and-glass body, T9 numerical pad, dual-SIM slots, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth
Dimensions 120.4 x 61.0 x 15.1 mm
Weight 204
Colour options Gold and Silver
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