Sales slumped, but four years later, Motorola attempted to relaunch the icon with an all-new Droid Razr, but it still couldn't compete with other devices on the market.
The revival is set to turn the tried-and-true Motorola Razr Flip Phone into a full-featured smartphone with a foldable screen.
And WSJ says Lenovo is partnering with Verizon on an exclusive deal to begin selling the updated Razr as early as next month.
Not much else is known about the revamped hardware except that Lenovo plans to manufacture about 200,000 of the phones, which are expected to have a starting price around $1,500 – similar to other premium smartphones.
However, Motorola Mobility filed a patent for a clamshell-style phone with a hinge and a flexible screen that folds inward without creasing back in May 2017.
And it looks like their version will finally hit the market on Feb. 20, although other manufacturers like LG are planning to release their own similar device.
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