Smartphone manufacturer Huawei can soon launch the world’s first foldable smartphone. According to a Chinese research firm Nikkei, Huawei could launch the world’s first foldable smartphone before Samsung. Recently, the news came that Samsung will launch the world’s first foldable smartphone next year.
According to this report, Huawei will use the Bendable OLED display panel in its smartphone. This display was taken from Chinese supplier Beijing Oriental Electronics (BOE). According to media reports, this smartphone can be launched in the early months of 2019. However, Samsung’s foldable smartphone can be launched by the end of 2019. Let us tell you that BOE 2018 is supplying the OLED panel to the iPhone.
According to media reports, Huawei can make 20,000 to 30 thousand units of this smartphone. However, the company has not yet provided any official information about the launch of this smartphone. The company can challenge its rival Samsung through this smartphone.
According to another news, Samsung is developing pilot lines in other countries including Asia, Korea, for the flexible OLED display panel. The Samsung display will complete the first stage of this pilot line by next month. Whereas, from September the second stage can start. By the end of this year, 100,000 foldable display and by the end of next year, it could build up to 10 million foldable displays.
In addition to the foldable display, the South Korean company is going to start building a flexible battery for this smartphone. The 3,000 to 6,000 mAh battery can be given in this foldable smartphone. Last December, Samsung’s Chief D.J. Koh said that the South Korean company could launch a flawless smartphone in its Galaxy Note series in the beginning of 2018. But, later the company is going to launch it in December.