"We're already working closely with Samsung on a new device they plan to launch early next year, which you'll hear about later today", said Google vice president of engineering Dave Burke at the Google event Wednesday. It's expected to compete against several other flexible-screen phones.
Samsung is planning to revolutionise the smartphone industry - and notched displays could be first on the chopping block.
Samsung says it will be ready to hit the market at some point next year.
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The device is the size of a tablet computer and features a large 7.3-inch screen, but can fold in on itself, shutting like a book. The company's prototype device also has a screen on one of its outer faces for use when the full-size internal display isn't needed or practical.
Since this is a new form factor, it runs the new OneUI, which will allow users to run three apps at the same time, thanks to the Multi-Active Window concept. But at the same time, what Samsung showed today makes the idea of flexible phones a lot more tolerable than anything we've seen before.
Samsung needs to get the foldable phone right - hoping it will reverse steep declines in profit for its mobile division and restore some of the premium cachet its brand has lost to Apple Inc.
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Samsung's "Infinity Flex Display" is part of a phone, but the company didn't mention anything more than the foldable screen. Beyond this being a design that's aimed at catering to larger displays, Samsung also argues the new UI makes "it more natural and comfortable for one-handed use" in general. After Anjum introduced the phone, Google's Android UX chief came onstage to announce that the operating system will work to support foldable displays in the future.
If leaks are true, the Snapdragon 845 will be powering the foldable phone, paired with with 4 or 6GB of RAM and 256GB of storage.
The conference will take place in San Francisco over two days: November 7 and November 8.
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