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Samsung shares tumble amid concerns its foldable phones are breaking

Eustance Huang

Shares of Samsung Electronics dropped more than 3 percent on Thursday after multiple accounts emerged of Galaxy Fold phones breaking ahead of the device's retail launch. Shares of Samsung Electronics dropped more than 3 percent on Thursday after multiple accounts emerged of its cutting-edge  folding phone breaking ahead of the device's retail launch. The phone, named the Galaxy Fold and priced at $1,980, has only been given to gadget reviewers so far, but several people have reported that their screens appear to be disconnecting and permanently flashing on or off.