Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-registrations are now live in the US

Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-registrations are now live in the US
We reported last week that Samsung Galaxy Fold pre-registrations opened in China and that the unique smartphone might be launched on the market earlier than expected. To support those reports comes another piece of news that informs us the device is now up for pre-registration in the United States.

Although you can't pre-order one yet, Samsung displays the price of the Galaxy Fold, which remains unchanged: $1,980. According to Samsung US, the smartphone will be available for purchase from at least two carriers, AT&T and T-Mobile, in three colors: Gold Hinge, Dark Silver Hinge, and Black Hinge.

Since the Korean media claims the Galaxy Fold will be launched on the market on September 6, at least in South Korea, we expect pre-orders for the smartphone to open in just a few days. Of course, Samsung may decide to delay the launch of the Galaxy Fold in the US, although it doesn't look like the company will wait until September 27, as previously stated.

Samsung made important changes to the Galaxy Fold after the first batch of phones failed to meet the required standards. Additional reinforcements have been implemented to better protect the device from external particles. Also, the top and bottom of the hinge area have been strengthened, while the top protective layer of the Infinity Flex Display has been extended beyond the bezel.

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Galaxy Fold
  • Display 7.3" 1536 x 2152 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 10 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 855, Octa-core, 2840 MHz
  • Storage 512 GB
  • Battery 4380 mAh(32h talk time)

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6 Comments

1. JS132

Posts: 19; Member since: Oct 03, 2013

These pages have all been up for some time, I don't see any changes to them.

2. f_u_006

Posts: 121; Member since: Mar 19, 2014

Just donate those two grands, you lot are gullible.

3. Alcyone

Posts: 461; Member since: May 10, 2018

I bet someone said that to the people that bought the very first mobile bag phones in the early 80s. If it weren't for demand from people embracing evolution of mobile phones, we'd not be at this point. Surely, the first "mobile" phones didn't cost the equivalent of $1,980? Gotta pay to to break new grounds, and prices will come down. Calling the daring few, is a little shallow. Without them this will be doa. But, thats not gonna happen. Move on.

5. vgking9699

Posts: 194; Member since: Mar 01, 2019

The problem is that folding phone technology is really expensive and will likely get more expensive before it ever goes down And it also means normal smartphones will also decrease in price and therefore be even more in demand over folding models So who’s gonna buy a galaxy fold for example just cuz it’s down by $500 and now is $1480 but normal smartphones that would be $900 are now $600 or cheaper

7. gadgetpower

Posts: 264; Member since: Aug 23, 2019

I bet they would reduce the price in just 3 months.

9. tokuzumi

Posts: 1918; Member since: Aug 27, 2009

$2000 for a phone? LOL. A fool and his money are soon parted.

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