OPPO Find N vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: The Galaxy Z Fold 3 has been the go-to foldable device since launched. And here is the Find N from OPPO to rival Samsung in this space. Both foldable devices are powered by the Snapdragon 888 5G chipset.
However, when it comes to the pricing and availability, there are some key facts you need to know. Let’s get to the full comparison below.
OPPO Find N vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3
|Specifications||Find N||Z Fold 3|
|RAM||8 / 12GB||12GB|
|Storage||256 / 512GB||256 / 512GB|
|Back Camera||50 + 13 + 16MP||12 + 12 + 12MP|
|Chipset||Snapdragon 888 5G||Snapdragon 888 5G|
|Software||Android 11||Android 11|
|Battery||4,500mAh (33W)||4,400mAh (25W)|
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is a bigger foldable device, it is taller. When unfolded the display measures 7.6-inches with OLED display and 120Hz refresh rate support. It is more durable because it has IPX8 water resistant rating.
Moreover, the display is brighter and supports S-PEN usage. Also, the cover display is 6.2-inches tall with 120Hz refresh rate support.
On the other hand, OPPO Find N is more compact and user friendly because of its smaller size. When unfolded, the display is 7.1-inch LTPO OLED with adaptive 120Hz refresh rate support. But the cover display with 5.9-inch AMOLED has no higher refresh rate. No water resistant and doesn’t support the use of S Pen.
Overall, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is more durable, bigger in size and with the S-Pen support, it enhances productivity. However, the OPPO Find N praises is being sang everywhere because of its existing size that is more user friendly.
The OPPO Find N cover screen is better and more useful than the Galaxy Z Fold 3 cover screen. But at the end of the day, if size doesn’t matter to you, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 remains a better choice.
OPPO Find N has a higher resolution camera setup. A 50 MP OIS main camera, alongside a 13 MP telephoto lens with 2x optical zoom and finally, a 16 MP for an ultrawide angle. Upfront, it has a 32MP selfie camera. The 50 MP rear camera can shoot video in 4k resolution.
While the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 has a 12 MP OIS main shooter, supported by a 12MP periscope 2x telephoto lens and 12MP ultrawide lens. The front facing camera is 10MP and inside the big display is a 4 MP UDC camera with poor resolution. Galaxy Z Fold 3 rear camera can as well record video in 4k resolution.
Performance | Storage | RAM | 5G
These two foldable devices are powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G chipset but with a slight difference in configurations. The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is available in 12GB RAM and 256/512 GB storage. While OPPO Find N has an option of 8 or 12GB RAM and 256/512 GB storage.
OPPO Find N vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 boot Android 11 software out of the box. And both will be getting an upgrade to Android 12. But even at that, the skin software of the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is well customized and it offers better experience than the OPPO’s.
Galaxy Z Fold 3 packs 4,400mAh battery capacity with 25W fast charge support. While OPPO Find N has 4,500mAh battery capacity with 33W fast charge.
OPPO Find N vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Price
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 is more expensive. At launch, it has a starting price of $1,799 for the 12/256 GB model. While the OPPO Find N has a starting price of $1,599 for the 8/256 GB variant.
Although the OPPO Find N is available in China for now and there is no words yet on when a global version will be launched.
OPPO Find N vs Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3: Verdict
It is good to see what OPPO is doing with the Find N foldable device by making the price affordable. Secondly, the OPPO Find N size is very compact which is something everyone admired about the device.
However, when it comes to durability and productivity, the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 remains the best foldable device out there. It is water resistant, offers unique software customization and gives you a S-Pen support to enhance your productivity.
So if I’m to score both foldable devices by percentage. I’ll score the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 (53%), while the OPPO Find N gets (47%).