Samsung has introduced the exclusive Maison Margiela Edition of the Galaxy Z Flip 5, collaborating with the renowned French luxury fashion house. This limited edition smartphone boasts a unique design inspired by Maison Margiela’s distinctive blend of deconstructive and refined style.
Let’s delve into the details of the pricing, availability, and special features of this fashionable Galaxy Z Flip 5.
Pricing and Availability: The Maison Margiela Edition Galaxy Z Flip 5, featuring a 512GB storage variant, is priced at KRW 2,497,000 (approximately Rs. 1,59,500). To secure this designer edition, interested individuals must participate in a lottery on the official Samsung site from 9 am to 5 pm KST on November 30. Winners will be announced on December 1 at 9 am KST. While the exclusive edition will be showcased in South Korea at selected Samsung stores, a limited number will be available for purchase in Hong Kong, China, and South Korea.
Design and Inspiration: Drawing inspiration from Maison Margiela’s design philosophy, the Maison Margiela Edition comes in a large box reminiscent of archival storage containers found in atelier stores. Wrapped in woven book cloth fabric, the box features Maison Margiela’s signature jacket on the back. The package includes two exclusive cases – a Flap leather case and a flipsuit case.
Exclusive Wallpapers: The Galaxy Z Flip 5 Maison Margiela edition introduces two exclusive wallpapers: Trompe-L’oeil and Stitches. The Stitches wallpaper showcases handwoven stitches on the cover and inner screens, while the Trompe-L’oeil wallpaper depicts the inner workings of a garment.
Packaging and Accessories: The device comes in a three-layered box and includes a 25W charger and a USB Type-C to USB Type-C cable. Alongside the phone and cases, these accessories enhance the overall experience of owning the Maison Margiela Edition Galaxy Z Flip 5.
Availability in India: As of now, Samsung has not confirmed the launch of the Maison Margiela Edition Galaxy Z Flip 5 in India. The base model of the smartphone in India starts at Rs. 1,54,999 for the 12GB RAM + 256GB storage variant, with the device now available in the Yellow color variant.
Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5: Specifications:
- 6.7-inch full-HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X Infinity Flex primary display
- 3.4-inch Super AMOLED outer screen
- Versatile camera setup with a 12-megapixel ultra-wide-angle lens and a secondary 12-megapixel wide-angle shooter with OIS support on the rear end.