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Samsung Galaxy Fold Still Delayed, Company Denies Reports of July Relaunch

Samsung might be delaying the relaunch of its concern-ridden Galaxy Fold smartphone considerably longer than recently evaluated. An announcement in regards to another launch date was expected within weeks, however, at this point, Samsung has officially released a statement denying that its flagship gadget will be reintroduced before the finish of July. The Korean Herald has cited a Samsung representative as saying “Nothing has progressed since the April delay”, alluding to the fact that no media occasion has been planned yet. CNET had reported not long ago that the company definitely hasn’t abandoned the gadget and would make an announcement “in the coming weeks”.

Samsung Galaxy Fold

The Galaxy Fold, which was expected to commence a flood of foldable smartphones after it has first appeared only in front of this year’s MWC conference, was supposed to launch on April 26 in select nations including the USA, cost at $1,890 (around Rs. 1,31,200). However, screens coming up short. In at least one case, the screen split completely, and in another, it bulged lose to the crease. Samsung chose to delay the launch uncertainly and even dropped pre-orders.

Samsung should ensure that its folding screen is working splendidly before it relaunches such a costly device. Still, the issues faced by Galaxy Fold reviewers spread virally on the web, and this might put a few purchasers off. Even those who had already pre-ordered the device might reconsider spending a lot of money on a first-generation foldable device.

The Galaxy Fold wowed audiences at Samsung’s pre-MWC Galaxy Unboxed launch occasion not long ago, yet the $1,980 cost was stun to many. The device includes

  • A 4.6-inch 860×1960-pixel external screen,
  • A 7.3-inch 1536×2152-pixel Flex Dynamic AMOLED panel.
  • 12GB of RAM and 512GB of storage.

Samsung did not declare the make or model of processor used at the time of the launch.

Samsung Galaxy Fold

Samsung had even confirmed that the Galaxy Fold would launch generally soon, yet that it was probably not going to be manufactured locally, which would have made it significantly more costly.

Huawei showed off its own foldable, the Huawei Mate X, at MWC this year also, though this model has its greater screen on the outside and is much increasingly pricey. Presently, Huawei has additionally postponed the launch of the Mate X from June to September. The company has expressed that it needs to run extra tests on its folding screen, and does not any desire to risk delivering a flawed device.

Key Specs

  • Display (Primary)30-inch (1536×2152)
  • Processor: octa-core
  • Front Camera: 10MP
  • Rear Camera: 16MP + 12MP + 12MP
  • RAM: 12GB
  • Storage: 512GB
  • Battery Capacity: 4,380mAh
  • OS: Android Pie

Samsung Galaxy Fold Full Specifications

Samsung Galaxy Fold

General

BrandSamsung
ModelGalaxy Fold
Release dateFebruary 2019
Battery capacity (mAh)4,380
Fast chargingQuick Charge 2.0
Wireless chargingYes
ColorsSpace Silver, Cosmos Black, Martian Green, and Astro Blue

Display

Screen size (inches)7.30
TouchscreenYes
Resolution1536×2152 pixels

Second display

Screen size (inches)4.60
TouchscreenYes
Resolution840×1960 pixels

Hardware

Processorocta-core
RAM12GB
Internal storage512GB

Camera

Rear camera16-megapixel (f/F2.2) + 12-megapixel (f/F1.5/F2.4) + 12-megapixel (f/F2.4)
Front camera10-megapixel (f/F2.2)

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Software

Operating systemAndroid Pie

Connectivity

Wi-FiYes
GPSYes
BluetoothYes
USB Type-CYes

 

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