It is not yet on the market - nevertheless, there are already several reports of technical problems with the Samsung foldable Smartphone. The group announced a "thorough investigations".
It will be the first of a new class of mobile devices: The foldable Galaxy Fold combines the advantages of smart phone and Tablet. Some of the journalists who had previously received copies of the Test reports, however, of flickering Displays, bump formation and even total failure. This is all the more striking, because the media output of the test equipment from the manufacturer are usually checked carefully for defects.
the new Fold of the Samsung Tablet ...
... folded is folded, it is reminiscent of the Nokia Communicator.
Two of the journalists away, in addition, a putative protective film from the screen, which is, however, an integral part of the display. Samsung announced that it plans to place a respective warning message more clearly.
"We will study these devices thoroughly to determine the cause," said Samsung. The start of sales of the Galaxy Fold should be at 26. April in the USA and in the beginning of may in Germany. The price is around 2000 dollars (approximately 1800 Euro).
in 2016, had Samsung with its then flagship model Galaxy Note 7 massive problems. After several fires, the group had to call back to the first 2.5 million models, and then the Smartphone from the market. The cost the South Korean group of several billion.Samsung, the "Fold" on the market, 21.02.2019 Samsung unveils foldable Smartphone, 08.11.2018 Samsung is calling back all of the Galaxy Note 7, 11.01.2016 Atlas |South Korea |Seoul