Foldable Phones Have Flopped, but Samsung Hopes New Model Will Flip the Script – Wall Street Journal

Foldable Phones Have Flopped, but Samsung Hopes New Model Will Flip the Script – Wall Street Journal

SEOUL—The foldable phone was supposed to upend the smartphone industry, but so far it has flopped.

Pitched last year as novel introductions to a staid industry over the past decade, folding phones promised portability with displays that opened up to the size of tablets yet when closed could still perform most functions of a smartphone.

But…