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Samsung Galaxy Fold is almost here. Watch these review videos

Samsung Galaxy Fold is almost here. Watch these review videos

On Monday, the company held an event in New York City to let reporters and other members of media try out the gadget for the first time.

Samsung said that the foldable smartphone sold out its USA preorders in just a day on April 12 despite the model's high price tag of nearly $2,000. Given the number of frequent updates Samsung is releasing for their phones, the fingerprint sensor's efficiency may be very different by the time the phone ships.

Mark Notton, Samsung's mobile director of product portfolio and strategy for mobile in Europe, said the Fold will be a benchmark for how smartphones will look in years to come, despite initial questions about the design of such phones. The phone will measure 159 x 75.1 x 8.4mm and weighs 175 grams.

There's no indication yet that Apple is working on a folding iPhone. Samsung Galaxy Note 10: What we know so far Previously, it has been reported that Samsung may launch the Galaxy Note 10 in two screen sizes - a 6.75-inch display of the Note 9 and one compact like the Galaxy S10e.

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Running three apps at once on screen is as simple as swiping in from the right side of the screen and choosing the app you'd like to launch. It has half a terabyte of storage and 12 gigabytes of RAM, rivaling high-end laptops. There is also a LED flash to support the cameras and on the front, we can find a 32MP selfie sensor with f/2.0 aperture which is housed in the display notch. It uses cogs and gears to give it a smooth feel and has two open positions. There's a satisfying click sound for the hinge. "Each has been invited to take part in the company's exclusive The First Fold event, which offered the opportunity to be one of the first individuals to get hands-on with the Galaxy Fold".

"I think also the form factor (is important)".

The Galaxy Fold is notoriously expensive at $1,980 and pre-orders included carrier options for only AT&T and T-Mobile. The new material makes Galaxy Fold flexible and tough, built to last, the company said. But which one of the models is the most inventive in terms of new features and what difference we have between them?