2019 is the first year of folding screen mobile phone, in this year, Samsung, Huawei, Motorola, Joyu Technology and other brands have launched folding screen mobile phones, Xiaomi, OPPO also showed their own folding screen prototype. It is worth noting that the folding-screen phones on sale above are expensive. In Samsung’s case, the galaxy Fold, Galaxy Z Flip, Galaxy W20 5G and other folding-screen phones are priced at more than 10,000 yuan, while the Galaxy W20 5G is close to 20,000 yuan (the first price of the Bank of China is 19999 yuan).
To allow fold-screen phones to reach a wider user base, Samsung plans to launch a cheap version of the folding-screen phone.
On June 29, South Korean media reported that Samsung is developing a low-cost version of a folding-screen phone, tentatively named Galaxy Fold Lite, for 1 million won (about 5,900 yuan) at a price less than half of the Galaxy Fold.
In an effort to reduce costs, the Galaxy Fold Lite abandoned the ultra-thin flexible glass used in the Galaxy Z Flip and instead used a plastic screen that could be smaller than 7.3 inches in size, Han said.
It’s worth noting that the Phone Arena has drawn a Galaxy Fold Lite rendering, with a small difference between the front styling and the Galaxy Fold, which is also oblique lying with the same oblique design and folding scheme.
Unfortunately, the camera, performance, battery and other specifications of this folding-screen phone are not yet known.
In addition, it is reported that Samsung is expected to launch the Galaxy Fold Lite in 2021.