Samsung Galaxy Fold sales start on September 6 in South Korea, and from the 18th the foldable smartphone will go to the markets of France, Germany, Great Britain and Singapore..
South Korean operators SK Telecom and LG U + have already started accepting pre-orders, but official deliveries will begin only On Friday. US release date has yet to be set.
Korea will initially offer a 5G model with 512GB of internal storage and 12GB of RAM for $ 2,000, but it is known that some other markets will only launch an LTE-compatible version. To justify the high price, Samsung offers the Fold Advantage + program, which promises to cover 70% of the cost of display repairs once a year, as well as Premiere Service. – 24/7 phone support.
Galaxy Fold features a 7.3-inch Infinity Flex screen with a thin polymer protective layer and a redesigned reinforced mount, 6 cameras (3 on each side), dual 4,380 mAh battery.
According to the specification, the gadget will come with Android 9 Pie OS installed, which has special Google settings for foldable devices..
We also previously reported on the development of a smartwatch that transforms into a tablet..
text: Ilya Bauer, photo and video: Samsung
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