And it’s official. Samsung’s Galaxy Fold folding smartphone will be touching down in South Africa from 31 October, though you’re going to have to pre-order it, we reckon. Samsung certainly wants you to, since it’s opening pre-orders from 18 October. And the money you’re going to have to lay down? R44,000
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Light Start: Hiding Facebook likes, Starship will carry people to Mars, new Galaxy Fold symptoms and WhatsApp will stop working on these phones
This week in Light Start, Facebook plans to hide likes, SpaceX has a new spacecraft, the Galaxy Fold still has problems and WhatsApp will stop working on these devices.
We’re expecting Samsung’s Galaxy Fold smartphone/tablet to land any day now, and Samsung obviously feels the same way. It isn’t releasing videos on how to look after your brand-new piece of folding tech for the fun of it, after all.
Light Start: September phone releases include updated iPhones, a non-Android Huawei, finally a Fold and Android 10
This week in light start: September is gearing up to be an absolute monstrous month for phone releases. This month we’ll see new iPhones, Huaweis, Folds and OSes.
Our favourite phone destroyer, JerryRigEverything, got his hands on the first foldable phone you can actually buy — the Royole Flexpie.
We’ve got a date: The Samsung Galaxy Fold will debut in September, this time without issues (hopefully)
Samsung has revealed some specifics on how it plans to make sure the Galaxy Fold can survive long-term use, along with a new official release date.
Samsung’s expandable phone has only been seen in diagram form, and there’s no timeline for when we might see actual hardware.
Samsung’s first crack at something really new, the Galaxy Fold, is reportedly back up and running according to those lovely folks, the “…people familiar with the matter”.
The Huawei Mate X was set to launch this June, but has been delayed because the company wants to avoid the same mistakes its competitor made.