Samsung’s phones were always a flagship among Android phones. It has also been the same for foldable phones. Samsung brought innovations to the phone market with the first Galaxy Fold. Because of this market share, the company announced it shipped almost 10 million Samsung foldable phones in 2021.
Samsung’s 2021 shipment is 300% more than 2020
Samsung announced its shipment details for the foldable phones just before the next Unpacked event. The event will be done on August 10. The brand will announce its new fold models. The chief of Mobile Experience (MX) Business, Dr. TM Roh, said the 10 million foldable phone shipment is a 300 percent increase compared to 2020. He calls this increase “fast-paced growth” for the market.
Another interesting increase is that 70% of users bought the clamshell Flip model. This growth shows that people like Samsung’s foldable phones, and there will be a massive demand for these models. Shoppers are waiting for the Unpacked event excitedly.
Of course, there are reasons for people to buy the clamshell Flip models more than other models. This reason is highly about their price. The clamshell foldable are drastically cheaper than Samsung foldable phone models. Additionally, this folding model is nostalgic and suitable for pockets with its form and design.
Mention while the Galaxy Z Flip 3 costs $999, it is known that Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 will cost $1.999. Therefore, users prefer the clamshell flip models rather than the fold ones. You can join Samsung’s upcoming Unpacked event on August 10th at 9 AM if you want to hear about new models.