Samsung unveiled its online reservation system for the new Galaxy Z Fold 2 foldable, announced earlier today at its Unpacked event. For those unfamiliar with this approach, Samsung occasionally uses pre-booking reservations for devices that it expects will be in high demand immediately, but for which there is still limited official information – such as how much it may cost, for example.
Effectively, book a place now to order later so that you are guaranteed the chance to put money in and secure a unit once you know how high the price tag will be. The company opened a similar reservation system for the Galaxy Note 20 last month, before it was announced today, but once everyone had a pretty good idea of what the device would look like and pack its features, thanks to the abundant leaks.
In this case, the Galaxy Z Fold 2, the successor to last year̵
Samsung is planning a second event on September 1, where we expect these details, as well as official regulations, to launch live. So, if you are sold on the concept of an improved Samsung foldable now that the company has a year or more to smooth out the curves, you can sign up to book a unit through this specialized website with your Samsung account.