The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is the company’s second foldable phone and it’s quite different from the first (the Galaxy Fold). This made it necessary for Samsung to completely rethink the design – here’s the abridged story of how the Z Flip came to be the way it is.
The core design principle of the Galaxy Fold was to bring a larger screen than was previously possible. The Flip went in the exact opposite direction, making a compact, stylish design the priority.
Samsung went through many design iterations, trying to find the perfect size that allows for comfortable grip – the phone had…