Your screen time may have gone up lately – a lot. You’re not the only one. People have been generating digital content on their phones at an unprecedented rate, thanks to recent events, so having the most up-to-date device is more important than ever. And now we can have the latest tech in a package that is also incredibly sleek and compact thanks to the brilliant new Galaxy Z Flip by Samsung. With its ultra-thin foldable glass, the Galaxy Z Flip manages to pack a full 6.7-inch screen into pocket-size proportions, so you can always have it at hand for those content-creation moments. Here are the top four reasons you need to try this why-didn’t-anyone-think-of-this-before accessory:

You don’t want to blend in

Your phone should reflect your personality as much as your new Off-White kicks do. Decide between the Galaxy Z Flip’s forever-cool Mirror Black finish or its cutting-edge Mirror Purple hue to make sure people know what you’re about.

You want to take your best selfie ever

We know what angle we want, and it’s time our phones know it too. (Raise your hand if you’ve spent minutes you’ll never get back trying to prop your phone against a wall.) Open up the Galaxy Z Flip to your best angle (from 70 to 110 degrees) and set it down for the ultimate hands-free selfie or to have your best video-call experience. Pro tip: In Flex Mode, the top of the screen becomes a viewing area while the bottom shows the apps’ controls.

You want a phone that multi-tasks as well as you do

The Galaxy Z Flip’s Multi Active Window lets you have two apps open at once, so you can, say, text while also scrolling through your gallery to find the perfect gif to share. And best of all? Thanks to the cover display, you’ll never miss a beat because you can see all your notifications and texts and even answer calls when the phone is closed. And when you’re ready to reply to that text message, it’s as simple as tapping the notification and unfolding your phone.

You want to make the most of your night

Au revoir, blurry pics. The Galaxy Z Flip’s Night Mode will let you take brighter hands-free pics sans flash at your next moodily lit dinner. You can also capture unbelievable footage of anything from a starry sky to a party scene thanks to Night Hyperlapse. (The flip-and-fold function means you’ll always have a photo-ready tripod in your pocket.)


The Galaxy Z Flip sold out across Canada within its first day of sales, but, luckily for you, new, limited stock has arrived. Check out the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, $1,819.99, at or at your local Samsung Experience Store.