Although the company Samsung was the first to talk about the possibility of folding cell phones, it was another Chinese company that went ahead, and even frightened more than one to present the device at the event in 2019 that happens in Las Vegas.
It's about the model FlexPai developed by the company Royole, whose screen, 7.8 inches, is fully flexible to be able to bend from 0 to 180 degrees.
At CES 2019 in Las Vegas, the Chinese company Royole ????, introduced the first & # 39; smartphone & # 39; with flexible screen: the Flexpai
In this way, it advances to Samsung
In the US It will cost about $ 1,300pic.twitter.com/fPL2aYcVJp
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Among its features, the FlexPai has 1920 x 1440 resolution, 6GB of RAM and memory ranging from 128GB to 256GB.
In addition, it has two 16- and 20-megapixel cameras that can operate either at the front or rear, depending on how the phone is installed.
Royole explained in a statement that this is the first time he has shown at CES his "fully flexible revolutionary screens", something that "will highlight the virtually unlimited possibilities of flexible electronic technologies."
Bill Liu, founder of Royole, told China Daily that he hopes the technology developed by his company "will help shape the future."
The new Android Royole FlexPai with flexible display.pic.twitter.com/b2cLVDn1z6
– Gus (@ Gonótico) January 9, 2019
FlexPai can already be purchased in China and should be launched in other markets very soon.
According the official website of the company, the sale price ranges from $ 1,318 for the 128GB version to $ 1,469 for the 256 version.