Samsung on track to roll out foldable smartphones

Global smartphone manufacturers such as South Korea’s Samsung Electronics and US-based Apple are on track to develop next-generation smartphones such as foldable mobile phones, according to an online report of US-based business magazine Forbes.

Samsung Electronics is developing a plastic-backed mobile phone model equipped with AMOLED (active matrix organic light-emitting diode), according to a senior researcher of Nomura Group in the article.

The model that Samsung is currently developing will be much lighter and thinner than the previous ones, and Samsung Electronics is expected to market the plastic-backed smartphone model with foldable screen by the second quarter (Q2) this year, the researcher noted.

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