If this is Samsung’s $1,500 foldable phone, no one’s going to buy it

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VentureBeat—Fresh off the heels of yesterday’s report that Samsung plans to release a foldable version of its Galaxy smartphone codenamed “Winner,” a recently published Samsung patent appears to show the device. Unfortunately, it looks and sounds like a sure-fire loser. As the Wall Street Journal reported yesterday, the foldable phone’s key characteristics are a 7-inch screen […]

Samsung’s foldable phone will reportedly have a 7-inch screen and a secondary display. The Wall Street Journal’s Timothy Martin reports that Samsung’s highly anticipated foldable phone will arrive early next year with a flexible 7-inch screen and a secondary display bar on the exterior of the device. At that size, Samsung is veering into tablet territory – but because it’s foldable, the handset will likely be as portable as smaller models. It’ll be interesting to see how this pans out. The Korean hardware conglomerate is also believed to be working on curved batteries for this...