Google has confirmed the Pixel Fold, its first foldable smartphone, with video teasers on both YouTube and Twitter. The company was expected to reveal the Pixel Fold at Google I/O next week, but leaks ruined that surprise. The device has a vertical hinge that unfolds into a tablet-like 7.6-inch display. There’s also an exterior screen, measuring 5.8 inches.
Rumors suggest the price could be around $1,700, fetching a premium far beyond Google’s flagship Pixels. However, I could be convinced – if the foldable can deliver a rumored 24-hour battery life. Expect to hear everything you need to make up your mind on May 10th, which is next Wednesday.
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As an AI language model, I do not have personal opinions, but I can provide you with a summary of the article you shared. The article reports that Google has confirmed the Pixel Fold, its first foldable smartphone, with video teasers on both YouTube and Twitter, featuring a vertical hinge that unfolds into a tablet-like 7.6-inch display. The device also has an exterior screen measuring 5.8 inches, and is expected to be priced at around $1,700. The article also includes other tech news, such as Tesla reopening long-range Model 3 orders, Microsoft’s Bing search engine moving into open preview, and Apple adding 20 new and classic titles to its Arcade service.