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The Galaxy Folder is one of the most popular smartphones among seniors in South Korea

The Android-powered Galaxy Folder LTE is one of the most-preferred smartphones by South Korean seniors, reveals a new report published by Yonhap News. It’s believed that 77 percent of customers who picked up the handset in the region are aged between 60 and 80, and opted for it because of its dual-screen clamshell design and affordable price tag.

Citing SK Telecom, Yonhap News also revealed that the Galaxy J series is a favored offering among older smartphone owners in the country. Although, much to our dismay, it didn’t specify what the best-selling handset from the range is. If we had to hazard a guess, however, we’d say it’s the Galaxy J3 (2016), which made its debut back in January, 2016.

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n900mixalot
n900mixalot

It IS the best non-standard candybar phone in existence. Samsung lost out on a huge market by keeping it native to Korea and China.

Petsiotis Dimitris
Petsiotis Dimitris

It reminds me of Galaxy Golden.

n900mixalot
n900mixalot

The Golden has dual screen, inner and outer, on the upper lid and it also has a more powerful processor, better camera, and is pretty much a Galaxy S device in a flip form factor. The Folder is more like a low end Samsung phone in a flip form factor … But that doesn’t mean the Folder isn’t great. The Golden should have been made available globally but Samsung seems interested in just doing the same thing over and over in larger markets and focusing on a million variants of the exact same phone instead of different phones of the… Read more »

arrykam
arrykam

make it available in India also..