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Samsung reportedly considered releasing it first but chose to release the current Fold model instead.

Foldable phones. Foldable phones.

With the $1,980 Galaxy Fold set for a limited, luxury launch on April 26, it's hard to gauge how much demand there will be for these expensive devices. Further, Bloomberg's sources said that's why the company kept the device inside a glass display at MWC. This is apparently one of the reasons behind Samsung's reluctance to let reporters play around with the device at its unveiling late last month. There are other additions as well such as the in-screen ultrasonic fingerprint sensor and a triple camera set-up on the rear of S10+ that makes the phone feel more new, he said.

People familiar with the matter told Bloomberg that the South Korean company is working on an external folding device similar to Huawei's Mate X, as well as a clamshell device like feature phones of yore.

Sure, the smartphone has grasped not exclusively the foldable idea but also the 5G one, making it a good factor.

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On the other hand, the out-folding phone wouldn't need a standalone display as the main screen will be used as the smartphone display as well. Samsung is now trying to improve the screen's strength, as continued folding will create a crease in the display's protective film layer.

Speaking about the offer, Avneesh Khosla, Operations Director - Marketing, Vodafone Idea Limited said, "We are constantly looking at providing differentiated propositions to our digitally savvy premium customers, and we are delighted to partner with Samsung on the launch of its S10 devices".

The innovative touch sensor of the S10 proved impossible to extract from the screen, leading the gang to conclude that should the sensor break, the user is going to have to fork out for a new display.

It remains to be seen if Samsung has sorted that issue out or is it something that the users of the first-generation of foldable devices will have to accept as a given. The results are never good with modern smartphones, but this is a new low point for Samsung - the Galaxy S10 is even harder to fix than the Galaxy S9.

Samsung is expected to have moved 180,000 units of the Galaxy S10 on the first stay through its online stores as well those of local telcos SK Telecom, KT, and LG Uplus.

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