Samsung Electronics Co Ltd introduced a long-awaited mobile phone developer in San Francisco and asked Android programmers to launch a product design application that does not have a release date yet.
Samsung also introduced a new flexible display technology for its mobile phones "Infinity Flex Display".
Folding phones would enable consumers to do more complicated tasks They usually need a tablet or a laptop, but with a device that becomes very compact.
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The goal is get reviews from the reviewersbecause new technologies require developers to apply their applications to make sure they work smoothly when the phone is folded.
"It's an exciting concept and we hope to see folding products from many Android developers," said Android Vice President Dave Burke at the Google Conference on Wednesday.
"In fact, we are already in close contact with Samsung with the new device they are going to launch at the beginning of next year," he added.
The advance paid to developers also highlights the new caution in product design after the Galaxy Note 7's expensive cancellation in 2016 was due to batteries that could ignite.
The size of this phone is over 7 inches and its final version is known in 2019. However, there are still no details of the resolution it offers.
It is rumored that it would cost about $ 1,2000
(Source: El Comercio / Reuters)