Samsung long proposed Smartphone that can be folded into half has finally been announced on yesterday, Nov 7, 2018. The tablet-smartphone device has been making headlines for weeks now and with Royole FlexPai stealing the show of becoming the first actual producer to launch a device.
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What do we call Samsung Foldable device? Well, Samsung calls it the “Infinity Flex Display” which is to feature a 7.3-inch display in it tablet mode and it folds up like a candy bar with a cover display that acts as a phone having a 4.5-inch display.
Google is proudly supporting this new technology by working with Samsung to achieve a nice and awesome user experience when it comes to the apps on the foldable device by providing guidance to programmers/developers to use existing features to support the new device.
|Image from The Verge|
Samsung has only given us a small view of how the hybrid device will look like and it display features.
|Display specs||Phone View||Tablet View|
|Display Size||4.5 inch||7.3 inch|
|Display Resolution||1960 x 840||2152 x 1536|
|Pixel Density||420 PPI||420 PPI|
Samsung to launch a new feature called ” Multi-Active Window” where three apps can be operated on the same screen which is awesome.
Samsung is not the only electronics company working on a flexible screen device, we have Huawei, LG, Lenovo and Xiaomi and others are also working towards achieving this technology. Samsung Infinity Flex device will start a mass production next and the Samsung Infinity Flex price in Nigeria will be very high but affordable because of Location.