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Samsung Corporation announced the decision of problems with screens and bendable Galaxy smartphones Fold and announced the release date. About it “lente.ru” reported in a press-service of the company.
The company noted that they changed some elements of the case, to improve the reliability of the phone. A protective layer, which in some cases was peeling, enlarged and now fits to the frame of the device. As a result, this film is now perceived as an integral part of the display. At the same time, Samsung increased the upper and lower part of the hinge and under the display installed additional layer of metal to strengthen the construction. The phone will go on sale in September 2019.
Foldable Galaxy Fold was presented in the spring of 2019 and was supposed to go on sale in April. However, a few days before the release of the journalists said about the unreliability of the device. So, mark Gurman from Bloomberg said that after removing the protective film on the screen in the place of the bend was cracked. According to him, two of his colleagues, the same problem arose without removing the foil. Editor of the Verge, Dieter Bon said that under the protective layer of its Galaxy Fold hit the dust because of what appeared on the screen with two green stripes.
Samsung Galaxy Fold has two screens: the main diagonal of 4.6 inches and an additional 7.3 inch, which becomes available only when folding the device. In tablet mode it can run three applications. The cost of the phone is 1980 dollars.
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