Samsung's latest foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Fold2, has barely been introduced, and rumors have already popped up about the manufacturer's next model with a flexible display. According to Fold Universe sources the new release called Galaxy Z Fold S will be introduced sometime next year and will receive a new 360-degree hinge system, similar to the two-display Surface Duo known from Microsoft – of course still on the inside. retaining the cohesive, bendable OLED panel.
On the outside, the Galaxy Z Fold S is reported to retain the basic design we still know, meaning that in addition to its large internal display, it will also have a traditional panel with a cover – thanks to the 360-degree hinge. ” “using the phone in” tent “mode. The design is based on the also foldable Huawei Mate X, although in the latter the flexible display is fixed outside
A hinge that allows for more flexible use could be a major step forward for the series – of course, Samsung will also need to provide adequate durability and protection for the more complex mechanics used for 360-degree bending. ] However, the new hinge system may not be the strongest trump card in the hands of the Z Fold S, as if rumors are confirmed, it will be available at a much lower price than the astronomical pricing of the Fold series. Therefore, in return, the manufacturer will of course have a good chance of carving something on the rest of the hardware, it would not be surprising to have a top-of-the-range processor or more modest cameras instead of a top chip, but if the rumors turn out to be true, the Z Fold S
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