Samsung’s lineage of foldable smartphones might triple soon. The South Korean electronics giant is building up a pair of new foldable handsets following the launch of its Galaxy Fold, individuals familiar with the subject matter told Bloomberg. One of the gadgets would fold away from the user like the Huawei Mate X rather than internal, as the Samsung Galaxy Fold does.
A phone that folds vertically is expected to be unveiled in the coming months or early-2020, Bloomberg announced. An in-display fingerprint sensor may likewise be consolidated into the foldable lineup.
At the point when Samsung presented its Galaxy Fold at Unpacked on February, it stole the vast majority of the spotlight from the other four phones the organization declared there too, including a 5G phone. Despite the fact that many are intrigued by the Galaxy Fold, its consumer appeal might be restricted its extraordinary design, limited availability and cost.
At $1,980, the Fold costs twice the starting price of the Galaxy Note 9 or iPhone XS. The Mate X, which was additionally unveiled a month ago, enticed audience members until its $2,600 price tag was announced, and after that oohs and ahhs turned to gasps.
Samsung didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment.