If you buy a new, foldable oneWith 5G from Amazon, be prepared for a surprise by unboxing it. Specifically, someone from Amazon will get there first.
“NOTE: Originally, Razr was meant to be shipped in the opened position,” reads a note at the top of the Amazon listing of the unlocked phone (and a tip for our friends at The Verge because it was discovered). “However, for better screen protection, we folded your Razr – it’s more secure, but may not look as elegant as we expected.
“We apologize if you see fingerprints on your device, but we assure you that your Razr is brand new,” the note concludes.
The new Razr is made from aluminum and Gorilla Glass 5, andMotorola let us know. But Motorola ships the phone in a special box designed to double the speaker base and display the opening of the OLED screen, and that clearly caused Amazon to pause before shipping the $ 1,400 device.
Amazon did not immediately respond when asked if it had changed the location of any other phones prior to delivery.
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