Excitement unfolds at Vodafone with new Samsung smartphone presales now available

New Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G are now available for pre-order

Vodafone New Zealand is excited to offer customers the next chapter in foldable innovation, so much so we’re doing front flips! Presales are now open for the two new smartphones from Samsung, the Galaxy Z Fold3 5G and Galaxy Z Flip3 5G. The third generation of these category-defining devices incorporate key improvements that Samsung foldable users have asked for—making them more durable with more optimised foldable experiences than ever before.

Samsung is giving Z Flip3 and Z Fold3 users unique new ways to work, watch and play using their flipping amazing foldable technology. These devices are also 5G enabled, meaning Vodafone customers will be able to make use of our speedy 5G network. Customers will be able to pre-order these phones from 8 am on Thursday 12 August via Vodafone’s online store.

For those who need the ultimate device for productivity and immersive entertainment, Z Fold3 is a true multitasking powerhouse with next level performance, an undisrupted 7.6-inch Infinity Flex Display, and the first ever S Pen support on a foldable device. For those who want the style that comes with function, Z Flip3 is the ideal device with its sleek, compact, and pocketable design, enhanced camera features, and a larger Cover Screen built for quick use on the go.

Chris Fletcher, SME & Consumer Director says Vodafone is the perfect partner, offering Kiwis access to the largest 5G mobile network in Aotearoa New Zealand.

"This pre-sale offer is sure to please Kiwis looking for the latest and greatest in foldable phones, offering flexibility and versatility to suit today's fast-paced world. These are highly crafted and beautiful devices, that offer a range of high-tech features to enhance the user experience and are the perfect accompaniment to busy lives.

“With access to the largest 5G network in New Zealand, which spans parts of our major cities and a growing number of towns, Vodafone customers can make the most of these awesome new Samsung smartphones and experience the super-fast speeds and low latency of 5G."

Samsung users expect foldable devices that are built to last. That’s why this generation of Galaxy Z devices are built with unrivalled craftsmanship. For the first time ever on a foldable smartphone, Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 are equipped with IPX8 water resistance, so users no longer have to worry when caught in the rain. Both devices are also built with our new Armor Aluminium along with the toughest Corning® Gorilla® Glass Victus™ to protect against scratches and accidental drops. In addition, both devices include a new protective film made of a foldable PET, optimised for the Main Screen panels.

Samsung continues its legacy of foldable leadership as does Vodafone with our legacy of 5G infrastructure. The revolutionary Hideaway Hinge, first introduced on Galaxy Z Flip, enables the devices to stay in place at any angle for innovative user experiences with Flex mode. Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 have been put through a strenuous folding test, verified by Bureau Veritas, to withstand folding 200,000 times. Plus, they’re equipped with the latest powerful 5nm AP and 5G band compatibility for the best experience inside and out.

To find out more about the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G, please visit or for the presale for Galaxy Z Flip3 5G, check out:

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