Samsung introduced the Galaxy Z Fold 2 on August fifth, however didn’t give a launch date or worth on the time, solely promising to share extra in regards to the foldable on September 1st. But in case you examine Samsung’s UK retail website proper now, it appears you’ll be able to already pre-order the Z Fold 2 for £1,799, and it’s set to ship by September 17th (via Max Weinbach).
While that worth is perhaps eye-popping, it’s really inexpensive than the unique Fold’s £1,900 beginning worth within the UK — a distinction of £101. Assuming, in fact, that the worth listed there isn’t a mistake. Samsung didn’t instantly reply to a request for remark.
We don’t know but if a cheaper price would carry over to the US. The first Fold launched at $1,980, so maybe the Z Fold 2 will value lower than that. It’s additionally unclear if pre-orders for the Z Fold 2 would ship any ultimately than ones offered within the UK.
And it stays to be seen if the Z Fold 2 will repair a few of the shortcomings of the primary Fold — but it surely does seem like the upcoming telephone may have some enhancements. The Z Fold 2’s extremely skinny glass display could possibly be extra sturdy than the plastic display on the unique, for instance. The 6.2-inch outer display can be a lot greater than the tiny one on the primary Fold, and the interior show can be bigger, at 7.6 inches.
While we have now to attend for the complete reveal till September 1st, you will get an thought of what the telephone seems like in motion proper now; a Chinese YouTube channel has already posted a video overview of the gadget. And in case you’re already curious about shopping for one and reside within the US, you’ll be able to line up for a pre-order earlier than they go reside.