South Africans can finally get their hands on the Samsung's new foldable Galaxy Z Flip. Over 50,000 people have reportedly expressed interest in purchasing the device on samsung.com but many - including 702 presenters Azania Mosaka and Bongani Bingwa - queued at specific locations around the country to get their hands on the cutting edge phone as it launched earlier today.
Samsung #GalaxyZFlip launch day is here! @Azania_ & @bonglez queued in Sandton to be among the lucky few first recipients of this gorgeous new handset... #FlipItILoveIt#Sponsored@SamsungMobileSA pic.twitter.com/loQrxKgWJO— 702 (@Radio702) February 21, 2020
Azania and Bongani weren't the only celebrities to sample the new handset: Cassper Nyovest, 947 Drive's DJ Fresh and Mantsoe and 947 Breakfast Club's Franky du Toit were also spotted at the Galaxy Studio in Sandton's Fountain Court.
Bonang Matheba, unveiled as the South African face of the Galaxy Z Flip, showcased the dazzling device - even catching a selfie with Bongani!
Chatting to newly crowned Miss Universe 2019 Zozibini Tunzi, Azania quizzed the global icon about life with her new Samsung Galaxy Z Flip...
Honestly, so many issues are solved with the #GalaxyZFlip. Hands Down! No more grainy night pics. No Tired arms or trouble balancing the phone for those long video calls. AND the selfie has been redefined!— Azania Mosaka, 702 presenter (on twitter)
This bold device, the much anticipated follow up to the category-defying Galaxy Fold, features first-of-its-kind foldable glass. The Galaxy Z Flip literally bends the laws of physics and features a 6.7-inch display that folds into a stylish and compact form factor that fits in the palm of your hand!