Samsung demonstrated the first working prototype of a mobile device that can be expanded to a larger or folded, thanks to a flexible display. Indeed, there is no concrete information when such technology will be available in stores, but Samsung claims it is already advanced enough to allow mass production of flexible displays in the coming months.
The largest manufacturer smart phones The world is for a flexible screen that tells them Infiniti Flek Displai, has developed a new form of polymer, which can be both flexible and solid at the same time, and in particular a glue bending, which ensures that the screen switches or stretches when the user wants it.
The prototype device on which it is Samsung showed that the screen folding in practice seems to have two screens. When it's closed, it looks like a classic Samsung smartphone.
The device can then be opened, revealing a screen of 7.3 inches (18.5 inches). In this mode, it can be used as a tablet, and even three applications can be opened simultaneously on the screen.
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When will we be able to buy an expanded smartphone?
The specific timeframe or even the date when a smartphone with a foldable display will be available, Samsung has not yet announced, but is the vice president of the US branch of the company Justin Denison said that technology is advanced enough to start mass production. This will happen once in the coming months, Denison promised.
The team Google Android developers, with whom Samsung is involved in designing a user interface that will fit into your mobile device "new format"they say, on the social network Twitter between rows that such a device will be available to users next year:
We just announced support for the assembly # AndroidDevSummit, and a new form coming next year from an Android partner.
Android applications work smoothly while the device is switched, achieving the main feature of this formative factor: the continuity of the screen. pic.tvitter.com / NAfOmCOI26
– Android Developers (@ AndroidDev) November 7, 2018
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