First Foldable Smartphone Royole FlexPai launched
Foldable phones are the most awaited of the new year 2019. Actually, Samsung is also working to unveil its Samsung foldable phone by year end 2019. As the competition gets tight, Royole Corporation could be about to win the race with its FlexPai. The FlexPai bendable smartphone is a sort of a tablet that you can bend into a shape of a small paperback book.
As the first foldable smartphone, the FlexPai comes with Snapdragon 8-series chipset. According to the source (via GizmoChina), its price starts at ¥8,999 ~ $1,290 for the 6GB of RAM version. Pre-orders begin October 31st 2018, and orders to ship in December 2018.
This is the "world's first foldable screen phone" released by Rouyu Technology, which will use the Snapdragon 8150 processor, but its design is very rough, just to seize the "first", this is a futures product. pic.twitter.com/M0v9o2z0Bw
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Moreover, it’s not the Royole’s FlexPai bendable smartphone, but more coming. Samsung, LG and Huawei are also set to unveil new foldable phone in as soon as early 2019.