News on the redesign process has been tough to come by since then, and now AT&T is done waiting. The carrier has canceled all Galaxy Fold pre-orders and refunded customers.
Samsung may be preparing to re-launch the Galaxy Fold at the tail end of June. Turning the device around in just two months would be an impressively quick fix, if the issues are truly resolved.
Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, and now Google are all confirmed to be in one stage or another of trying to bring foldable phones to market. It’s all aboard the Bad Idea Bandwagon!
An email sent to pre-order holders says that Samsung is still “enhancing” the Galaxy Fold after multiple review units failed in a matter of days. Perhaps most telling, the email update requires customers to opt-in to keep their pre-orders. Anyone who doesn’t confirm will have their order canceled at the end of the month.
Samsung has forced iFixit to remove its teardown of the Galaxy Fold after iFixit revealed how fragile the hardware is.
Verizon’s price tag on the Samsung Galaxy 10 5G has dropped and… well. Hope you aren’t planning any other big-ticket purchases in the near-future. Alternatively, you should buy whatever other thing you were considering and forget the phone.
iFixit took the Galaxy Fold apart and the news isn’t good. Unless Samsung strengthens and protects the design, you’re going to need to be extremely careful with this phone.
Samsung is recalling all of the review units it sampled for the Galaxy Fold launch. Its investigation into the phone’s failures is focusing on aspects of the hinge design and better customer communication.
Samsung is pushing back the launch of the Galaxy Fold. No new launch date has been specified.
Samsung’s Galaxy Fold is already sold out, but reports of extreme fragility are already dogging the unit. If you bought one, do not remove the protective screen cover.