• Samsung Electronics retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples - source

    4 monthes ago - By Reuters

    Samsung Electronics is retrieving all Galaxy Fold samples distributed to reviewers, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said on Tuesday, as the firm smarts from the reputational blow of postponing the launch of its first foldable smartphone. Edward Baran reports.
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  • A week with the Samsung Galaxy Fold

    4 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    I know , I know .
    I will say this about the Galaxy Fold, however: it's been a hell of a conversation piece. I've had a LOT of dialogues with strangers since I started using it as my day-to-day. And let's be honest, that's a big part of being an early adopter.
    The Galaxy Fold is also the most polarizing device I can recall have used. Everyone who sees the thing wants to play with it, but reaction has been very mixed. I was at a Fedex store the other day and ended up handing it off to two of the four employees during the five minutes I was waiting to get a package.
    Interestingly, they all...
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  • There were major red flags that Samsung's $1,980 Galaxy Fold foldable smartphone wouldn't be ready in time

    There were major red flags that Samsung's $1,980 Galaxy Fold foldable smartphone wouldn't be ready in time

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Samsung's Galaxy Fold folding phone was meant to be a big comeback moment for a smartphone maker that is suffering declining sales and profits.
    Samsung has said that it will delay the phone's launch after reviewers reported their review devices malfunctioning.
    There were major red flags that the $1,980 phone wasn't ready for the public, like the fact Samsung wouldn't show it to anyone at launch.
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    What an upsetting 24 hours for Samsung.
    On the morning of April 17, the Korean phone maker was crowing that its first ever folding phone, the...
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  • These are the best and worst things about using Samsung's $2,000 foldable smartphone

    These are the best and worst things about using Samsung's $2,000 foldable smartphone

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Samsung's Galaxy Fold has a large, beautiful screen and lasts for a long time on a single charge.
    But its crease is certainly noticeable, and the front screen is much too small to be very useful.
    The biggest setback, other than the reported issues with its display, is its high price of nearly $2,000.
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    Samsung's Galaxy Fold is technically a smartphone, but it doesn't always feel like one when you're using it - and it certainly isn't priced like one.
    The nearly $2,000 device, which Samsung delayed releasing after some reviewers reported that...
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  • Samsung recalls Galaxy Fold review samples, postpones launch after slew of issues

    Samsung recalls Galaxy Fold review samples, postpones launch after slew of issues

    4 monthes ago - By RT

    Samsung is recalling all review samples of its new Galaxy Fold device after a slew of bad reviews citing display issues with the device's trademark screen, just days before its US launch and several key promotional events.
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