Earlier this week, South Korean electronics giant Samsung launched the Galaxy Fold device in the Indian market. Samsung's first-ever foldable smartphone is now available for pre-bookings in the country. If you are interested, you can pre-book the Galaxy Fold through its online store on its official website, as well as various other e-commerce (online) and Brick and mortar stores (offline) channels across the country. The main attraction, the Galaxy Fold has two screens. Foldable smartphones segment appears to be taking off slowly but eventually. Only recently, Microsoft unveiled two shiny, new foldable Surface devices -- Microsoft Surface Duo phone and Microsoft Surface Neo tablet.
As for main attractions, Samsung Galaxy Fold sports a 7.3 inches display which is flexible. The device features a total of six cameras. Apart from that, it packs a 12GB of RAM and 512GB of internal storage. Samsung Galaxy Fold also includes a premier service. Apart from the standard Samsung one-year service, it doesn't offer any other special benefits. However, it includes the option to get the screen replaced once for a price of Rs 10,500. Samsung Galaxy Fold is available in a single memory configuration featuring 12GB of RAM and 512GB internal storage. It comes at the price of Rs 1,64,999. There is a single colour option: Premium Cosmos Black. It also provides users with access to a 24x7 dedicated helpline - 1800-207-267-864.
Those who are interested in purchasing the Galaxy Fold can register for pre-booking of the handset. So when the stock is available, they are the first ones to receive the device. Pre-bookings for the Galaxy Fold has gone live on Samsung India eShop. Pre-bookings is also available across more than 300 offline stores in a total of 35 cities. Samsung, however, will start shipping the devices to customers starting October 20. The device also comes bundled with Samsung's wireless earbuds called Galaxy Buds.
Samsung Galaxy Fold sports 7.3 inches flexible AMOLED display (4.6 inches Super AMOLED display. Inside is a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 7nm Mobile platform with Adreno 640 GPU for graphics. Samsung Galaxy Fold runs Android 9 Pie out of the box. Camera-wise, it houses a 12MP+12MP dual rear cameras. Up front, there are 10MP+8MP dual front-facing cameras. There's also a 10MP cover camera. The device features a side-mounted fingerprint sensor. Samsung Galaxy Fold packs 4,380mAh battery with fast charging support (both wired and wireless).