If you buy a new, foldablewith 5G from Amazon, be prepared for a surprise upon unboxing it. Namely, someone from Amazon will have gotten there first.
“NOTE: originally, Razr was meant to be shipped in the unfolded position,” reads a note at the top of the unlocked phone’s Amazon listing (and a hat-tip to our friends at The Verge for spotting it). “However, in order to better protect the display we have folded your Razr — it’s safer, but may not look as elegant as we hoped.
“We apologize if you see fingerprints on your device, but we assure you your Razr is brand new,” the note concludes.
The new Razr is built from aluminum and Gorilla Glass 5, and, Motorola tells us. But Motorola ships the phone in a special box designed to double as a speaker base and show off the unfolded OLED screen, and that’s apparently given Amazon pause before shipping the $1,400 device.
Amazon did not immediately respond when asked if it alters the position of any other phones prior to shipping.
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