Bill Gates Reveals What Smartphone He Uses Daily — No, It's Not An iPhone

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates revealed his daily driver smartphone in an “Ask Me Anything” session on Reddit. It is not made by Apple.

What Happened: Gates revealed that while he tries different smartphones, he’s currently using a Samsung Galaxy Z Fold3 5G.

Gates said, “I have an Android Galaxy ZFold3. I try different ones. With this screen I can get by with a great portable PC and the phone and nothing else.”

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Why It Matters: The foldable from Samsung goes for $1,799.99 on its website and is available with 256 GB and 512 GB storage capacities. Color choices include Phantom Black, Phantom Green and Phantom Silver.

The device features Samsung’s S Pen input device and unfolds to a 7.6” screen when unfolded and has 6.2” of usable screen in its folded form.

Nine years ago, In his first AMA on Reddit, Gates had revealed that he uses a Surface Pro computer made by Microsoft. 

At the time Gates had said, “I just got my Surface Pro a week ago and it is very nice.”

Recently, it was reported that Google is planning a foldable rival smaller in size than the Galaxy Z Fold 3. 

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This story was originally published on May 23, 2022.

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