Friday, 23 October 2020

The “Escobar Fold 1”: Brother Of Pablo Escobar Has Made a Folding Smartphone And Says It’s Unbreakable

Promotional photos of the Escobar Fold 1 feature Pablo's grinning mugshot as a default background and ads for the phone features scantily dressed models. It sells for US$349.

The brother of Colombian drug kingpin Pablo Escobar has launched a foldable gold smartphone, the “Escobar Fold 1” and is aiming his sights on Samsung and Apple.

Promotional photos of the Escobar Fold 1 feature Pablo’s grinning mugshot as a default background and ads for the phone features scantily dressed models.

Similar to Samsung’s Galaxy Fold, the Escobar Fold 1 features a flexible screen that allows users to fold it into a tablet.

Roberto Escobar claims his phone at only US$349 is unbreakable. “My phone cannot break, because I did not have to make a glass screen like Samsung,” Escobar said. “Our screen is made of a special type of plastic, and we still have the best resolution. Our special plastic is very difficult to break.”

- paying the bills -

“I have told many people that I would beat Apple and I will. I cut the networks and retailers, to sell to customers phones that can fold for only $349, phones which in stores cost thousands of dollars by Samsung and others. This is my goal, to beat Apple, and by doing it myself like I always have,” Escobar told Digital Trends.

From what we can tell, it’s Apple he’s actually after, saying his lawyers are preparing a US$30 billion-dollar class-action lawsuit.

“They are scammers, and now we are preparing the class-action lawsuit. They are cheating the people and selling worthless phones to consumers, overpriced. My lawyers have been ready for a long time,” said Escobar.

And like his infamous brother, Roberto plans to give back money from the lawsuit to the people. “Before I sue them and give money back to the people which they deserve, I wanted to show them that my product is much better.”

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Escobar plans to file the lawsuit on January 6, 2020, in the courts of California. “We want Apple to give some of their illegal profits back to the people. I will make sure of it. I have spent almost US$1 million just on lawyers to begin this lawsuit,” said Escobar.

ack to Escobar’s foldable smartphone.

Digital Trends says The Escobar Fold 1 comes running Android 9.0 and has an Octa-Core 2.8Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 CPU, dual cameras at 16 and 20 megapixels, and a 7.8-inch AMOLED FHD+ screen when folded, capable of holding two SIM cards, and ships unlocked.

And another thing, with a criminal mind, Escobar’s phone, not like all other phones such as Samsung and Apple, comes with special security, very difficult for anyone to scan the phone both [for] near-person communications like Bluetooth, and also for governments to access the devices.

“I will not say that it is 100% secure, but what I will say is that all other phones like Apple and Samsung are 100% open to all governments in the world. We are not. Also, the cover that comes with all phones has a thin layer of metal that blocks RFID and other communications. This is a lot of phone for a small price, but this is, like I say, thanks to us selling direct to customers without any middlemen,” Escobar said.

- paying the bills --

The initial run of the Escobar Fold 1 is limited to 100,000 phones. A 128GB version is priced at US$349, while a 512GB version is US$499. The phone is exclusively being sold from Escobar’s website.

Promotional material of the Escobar Fold 1 phone features scantily dressed models.

 

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