Samsung's first mobile phone with folding screen, theis almost there. If you are patiently waiting to buy it, you are in luck. A private pre-order will start on Monday, April 15, by setting up a reservation system to even buy the phone. Be faster too: Samsung has already warned shoppers that the offer will be limited. The Fold will be officially on sale on April 26 in selected stores. More information below.
The Galaxy Fold is awith two screens, a smaller front panel that looks like a typical smartphone, and another screen on the inside. The phone is half folded and opens to a 7.3-inch display. It's a crazy idea that will see the competition from equipment manufacturers .
How to buy the Galaxy Fold?
From April 1
Registration for more information does not force you to purchase the Galaxy Fold, a Samsung representative said in an email to CNET: "If someone logs on tomorrow, their place in the private pre-order, which begins on April 15 They are not obliged to shop on Monday, they have the choice. "
Not registered? It is not too late. Visit the Galaxy Fold website and click on Register in the top right corner. Then enter your information. You should then receive an email on April 12th with further information on reserving the pending device. (In Australia, click on "Remember me" on this page.) The UK site does not yet have a fold page.)
The Fold will be available for purchase in the US AT & T on April 26th. T-Mobile, Best Buy and Samsung Experience Stores. Samsung warns that stocks will be limited, so it's a good idea to reserve a fold instead of trying on the first day.
To give you an idea of the demand for the Fold, CNET were already around 800 people deep in the world registration system at 11:15 pm PT on 11 August.
Will there be bundled deals?
T-Mobile announced that Galaxy Fold buyers will receive a pair of Galaxy Bud wireless headphones and a carbon fiber case for free.
The sale begins on April 25 at 9:00. PT and selected T-Mobile stores on April 26th. You have the choice between a color, Space Silver. T-Mobile suggests checking the store availability before getting in the car.
How much is it?
That's not cheap. The Galaxy Fold costs $ 1,980 for 512GB of memory and 12GB of RAM. There will be an LTE model and a 5G variant, the latter probably costing more than the base model.
What about colors?
The Galaxy Fold will be available worldwide in Cosmo Black, Space Silver, Astro Blue and Martian Green. And depending on the color you buy, you can adjust the color of the hinge. Some carriers and businesses can restrict their color options.
Originally published on February 20th at 11:37 pm PT and updated regularly.
Article originally published on February 20, 2019 and regularly updated.