Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd unveiled its much-anticipated foldable phone on Wednesday. Company also urged Android developers to start writing apps for it. The launching event of the foldable phone was held in San Francisco.
This Foldable phones comes with the screen of a small tablet in a pocket-sized device. Senior vice president of Samsung Electronics America`s Mobile Product Strategy and Marketing, Justin Denison, displayed a prototype with a screen measured 7.3 inches diagonally.
Samsung needs to get the foldable phone right to reverse steep declines in profit for its mobile division and restore some of the cachet its brand has lost to Apple Inc . Folded in two it appeared to resemble a thick phone, but the company did not give media or developers a chance to touch or see the device up close.
Dave Burke, vice president of engineering said that they expect to see foldable products from several Android manufacturers.
The South Korean tech company is among a handful of developers working on foldable phones. Samsung also informed that the mass production of in the coming months.
This foladable mobile can attract a large volume of the mobile user due to its uniqueness.