samsung shares us availability details for the galaxy fold and galaxy s10 5g

If you thought having $1,980 readily available to spend on a smartphone was all you needed in order to be among the first people in the US to own a Samsung Galaxy Fold, well, you need to think again. The Korean company seems intent on reinventing yet another aspect of the mobile experience with this launch: pre-orders. And it’s done so in the most convoluted way possible.

Samsung Galaxy Fold

So, here’s what you need to do to “pre-order” a Galaxy Fold in the US:

1. Go to this website and sign up with your details

2. Wait. Starting tomorrow, Samsung will at some point send you an…