Folding smartphone from Huawei in the unfolded state will become a full-fledged tablet with a screen diagonal of 8 inches. It is reported by South Korean news site ETNews , citing sources in the supply chain. According to the publication, Huawei entered into an agreement with a major manufacturer of OLED matrices BOE, which will provide the company a critical component of future trends.
At the moment it is not known whether the described smartphone from Huawei have a flexible display, folding in half, or will consist of two independent parts. The last scenario is most likely, as we don’t know of any cases where the commercial production of fibre composite matrices. According to rumors, even Samsung still failed to realize this idea.
Release foldable smartphone from Huawei, according to General Director of the company, will take place in November 2018. Obviously, the novelty, as a pilot solution will be available on a limited number of markets, standing out against the devices in the standard form-factor and higher cost. Industry analysts predict the retail price of the device at the level of 1200-1300 dollars.
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