Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 brings larger cover display, Armor Aluminum frame

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 clamshell is the second foldable phone to debut at today’s unpacked event. It comes with a new design and improvements to both screens, plus an official IPX8 rating for water resistance, much like the Galaxy Z Fold3 that shared the stage with it.

For starters, the Flip3 has a much larger cover display – 1.9” Super AMOLED with a 260×512 resolution. That enables easier checking and interaction with notifications and support for more apps without opening the phone.

The big foldable panel on the inside has also slightly improved – it remains a 6.7” Dynamic…