NEW DELHI: Last year, an online report found that Vivo, Oppo, Xiaomi and Google will launch their foldable smartphones this year. Now a new rumor is revealing that Oppo is working on a foldable smartphone that comes with a clamshell design.
Oppo’s new smartphone will compete against each other SamsungThe foldable Galaxy Z flip smartphone with clamshell design. A tipster from China shared some details about the upcoming foldable smartphone from Oppo.
According to the tipster, this upcoming foldable smartphone from Oppo will be a device for women. The smartphone is expected to measure about 7 inches when unfolded and about 2 inches when folded.
The tipster also claims that this foldable clamshell smartphone will be equipped with LTPO screen technology. This display technology enables the handset to support a dynamic refresh rate.
Apart from that, no further details about the smartphone are available yet.
Last month, an online leak revealed that Oppo was working on two foldable smartphones. Both smartphones should have a design that can be folded inwards.
The two foldable smartphones from Oppo will be equipped with an 8-inch and a 7-inch display. The foldable smartphone with a 7-inch display reached mass production in January of this year. It will also be Oppo’s first foldable smartphone to hit the market. On the other hand, the foldable 8-inch smartphone is expected to hit the market later this year.
In addition to a foldable smartphone, Oppo will also work on a portless and button-free smartphone. The prototype of the smartphone shows that the smartphone will have a selfie camera under the display and electrochromic technology.