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Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Market Share to Top 80 pct This Year

Samsung’s Foldable Smartphone Market Share to Top 80 pct This Year

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. is expected to dominate the global foldable smartphone market this year, a report showed Wednesday, as its Chinese rival Huawei Technologies Co. struggles to launch a new foldable handset. Samsung’s market share in the foldable smartphone market is projected to be more than 80 percent, according [...]

Preorders for Galaxy Z Fold 2 Top 80,000 Units in S. Korea

Preorders for Galaxy Z Fold 2 Top 80,000 Units in S. Korea

SEOUL, Sept. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Wednesday that preorders for its latest foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Fold 2, have topped 80,000 units in South Korea. Preorder numbers from local mobile carriers and consumers buying the unlocked Galaxy Z Fold 2 between Friday and Tuesday exceeded 80,000, according to Samsung. Industry [...]

Galaxy Z Fold 2 Preorders in S. Korea to be Around 60,000 Units

Galaxy Z Fold 2 Preorders in S. Korea to be Around 60,000 Units

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Preorder sales for Samsung Electronics Co.’s latest foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Fold 2, are estimated to be around 60,000 units in South Korea, industry sources said Monday. So far, local mobile carriers have received 50,000 Galaxy Z Fold 2 preorders since they started early sales of the device [...]

Samsung May Produce 800,000 Galaxy Z Fold 2 Smartphones This Year

Samsung May Produce 800,000 Galaxy Z Fold 2 Smartphones This Year

SEOUL, Sept. 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. may produce up to 800,000 Galaxy Z Fold 2 foldable smartphones this year, industry sources said Thursday, as the South Korean tech giant looks to increase sales of foldable handsets with an expanded lineup. The Galaxy Z Fold 2 was officially introduced Tuesday, with its global [...]

Samsung to Further Unveil Features of Galaxy Z Fold 2 Next Week

Samsung to Further Unveil Features of Galaxy Z Fold 2 Next Week

SEOUL, Aug. 28 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co., the world’s leading smartphone manufacturer, will further unveil features of the Galaxy Z Fold 2 foldable smartphone next week as it has confirmed the date and time of the device’s proper unveiling event. The “Galaxy Z Fold 2: Unpacked Part 2″ online event will start at [...]

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 2 Tipped to Sell 500,000 Units This Year

Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 2 Tipped to Sell 500,000 Units This Year

SEOUL, Aug. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s upcoming foldable smartphone — the Galaxy Z Fold 2 — is expected to sell around 500,000 units this year, larger than its predecessor, a report showed Wednesday. The South Korean tech giant will introduce the latest handset, which folds horizontally like a book, at the Galaxy [...]

Samsung’s New Teaser Hints at Galaxy Fold 2 Launch at Unpacked Event

Samsung’s New Teaser Hints at Galaxy Fold 2 Launch at Unpacked Event

SEOUL, July 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co.’s new foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Fold 2, is likely to be unveiled next month, industry insiders said Monday, following the company’s latest teaser for the launch event. The world’s largest smartphone maker on Sunday released a 13-second video for its Aug. 5 Galaxy Unpacked event on [...]

Samsung to Start Preorders for Galaxy Z Flip Gold Edition

Samsung to Start Preorders for Galaxy Z Flip Gold Edition

SEOUL, May 3 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. said Sunday it will start accepting preorders for a gold-colored edition of its latest foldable smartphone that hit shelves in February. The South Korean tech giant said it will receive preorders for the new vertically-folding smartphone starting Monday, ahead of the official release on Wednesday. The [...]

Samsung to Launch ‘Clamshell’ Foldable Phone in Feb.

Samsung to Launch ‘Clamshell’ Foldable Phone in Feb.

SEOUL, Dec. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — Samsung Electronics Co. is set to release a new foldable smartphone that folds like a clam in February before the release of the upcoming flagship Galaxy S11 next year, industry sources said Sunday. The South Korean tech giant is currently in talks with the country’s three mobile carriers to [...]