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Smart lets you unfold the fastest speeds on the new Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Z Flip3 5G

Published Aug 26, 2021 8:00 pm Updated Aug 27, 2021 9:58 am

Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) kicks off pre-orders for the new Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Z Flip3 5G until Sept. 12, 2021.

The Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Z Flip3 5G are the latest additions to Samsung’s foldables line. These are promoted by BTS, the world’s leading pop group, who also headline Smart’s "Live Your Passion with Purpose" campaign.

Best paired with Smart Signature 5G Plans, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Z Flip3 5G are sleek, fashionable, and powerful with their improved cutting-edge foldable technology that delivers unique new ways to watch, work, and play.

Preorder with Smart Signature 5G Plans

Smart offers as much as P9,600 savings for those who will pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G (128 GB)for P2,699 per month with P7,100 one-time cash-out, or get the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G (256 GB) for only P3,599 per month with P15,110 one-time cash-out.

This is inclusive of Smart Signature 5G Plan L, which comes with a 30 GB monthly data allocation,UnliAllNetCalls and Texts, and 150 mins of calls to PLDT, so subscribers have all they need to make the most of Samsung's latest breakthrough devices.

Discounted prices are also available for renewing Smart Postpaid subscribers.

Bonus exclusives worth over P14,000

On top of this limited-time-only discount, customers who pre-order will also get bonus exclusives worth over P14,000, which include a 25W wall charger worth P949, a 1-year free Samsung Care+ subscription worth P9,499, and a free cover with S Pen (for the Z Fold3 5G) worth P3,999 or a free cover with ring (for the Z Flip3 5G) worth P1,999.

Recontractingsubscribers who will avail of the plan via participating Smart Stores within the National Capital Region may also get an additional P9,600 TradeInTrade Up discount for the Z Fold3 5G, or P7,200 for the Z Flip3 5G.

Interested customers must successfully complete trading in an old or used device via a third-party app,Instacashwithin the pre-order period to qualify. For the full mechanics,

To pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and the Z Flip3 5G, customers can book an appointment online to schedule a visit to the nearest Smart Store via call *888 forTelesales. On the other hand, new subscribers may visit and apply via the Smart Online Store at

The next chapter in mobile innovation

With the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and the Z Flip3 5G subscribers can truly enjoy the next chapter in mobile innovation. Both devices are equipped with an improved foldable screen with the revolutionary Hideaway Hinge, which allows the screens to stay in place at any angle while in its Flex mode. They also come with IPX84 water resistance, Armor Aluminum—the strongest aluminum ever used on a Galaxy smartphone—and Corning Gorilla GlassVictusscreens to protect against scratches andaccidentaldrops.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G boasts uninterrupted 7.6-inch Infinity Flex main display with the new under-display camera. It’s also the first foldable device to be compatible and fully optimized with the S Pen, allowing on-the-go multitaskers to take notes on the wide main display while having other apps open.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 5G comes with a bigger cover screen for easier reading of notifications and messages, with apps accessible even when the phone is folded.

For entertainment lovers, the device has upgraded stereo speakers with Dolby Atmos for a much clearer sound and a more immersive experience.

Philippines' fastest and widest 5G network

Samsung users in the Philippines can experience the fastest speeds on the Smart network, according toOokla®, the global leader in internet testing and analytics.

In its recent evaluation,Ooklareported that Samsung devices are fastest on the Smart network, with users enjoying a median download speed of 28.34mbpsand median upload speed of 6.45mbps.Ooklaalso cited Smart as the Philippines' fastest 5G network for Q1-Q2 2021 with a Speed Score 0f 204.81 Mbps based on 237,142 user-initiated 5G tests withSpeedtest.

On the other hand, Smart has also scored a rare sweep in the April 2021 Philippines Mobile Network Experience Awards by independent analytics firmOpensignal, beating the competition across all metrics in three essential aspects of service: Coverage (4G Coverage Experience, 4G Availability), Speed (Download and Upload Speed) and Experience (Games, Video and Voice app). This is the first time an operator in the Philippines won decisively in all categories.


Editor’s Note: This article was provided bySmart Communications, Inc.