Samsung Electronics Co Ltd he presented his long-awaited mobile phone to developers in San Francisco and asked Android developers to start designing an application for a product that does not have a release date yet.
Samsung also launched a new, flexible screen technology for its mobile phones, so-called "Infinity Flex display".
Foldable telephones allow consumers to perform more complex tasks Usually they need a tablet or laptop, but with a device that becomes more compact.
IT WAS A PRESENTATION OF THE APPLIANCE
The aim is receive comments from criticsbecause new technologies will cause developers to customize their applications to ensure smooth operation after folding the phone.
"This is an exciting concept and we hope to see folded products from several Android developers," said Android Vice President of Android Engineering, Dave Burke, on Wednesday.
"In fact, we're already working closely with Samsung on the new device that is planning to launch at the beginning of next year," he added.
Advance payment paid to developers also highlights a new level of caution in product planning after costly resignation from Galaxy Note 7 in 2016. Because of problems with batteries that may catch fire.
The size of this phone will exceed 7 inches, and its final version will be known in 2019. However, there are still no details about the solution it will offer.
It is said that it would cost about USD 1.2000
(Source: El Comercio / Reuters)