Xiaomi may launch three foldable smartphones in 2021. Ross Young, CEO of Display Supply Chain Consultants (DSCC), shared the alleged development via Twitter. Earlier, Xiaomi has already been linked with a foldable smartphone to be in the works. As per the tweet by Young, the next foldable smartphone “to hit the market” will likely be from Xiaomi. Three Foldable Phones
He said that Xiaomi is expected to have three foldable smartphones in the market in 2021 that could be launched in three design types.
Out-folding, in-folding, and clamshell. Apart from Xiaomi, other players like Oppo and Samsung are also expected to be working on foldable smartphones. Young also said in another tweet that Samsung Galaxy Fold 3 will have a smaller main display and cover display. He, however, didn’t mention which of these models will be launched first. Earlier this year, a report claimed that Xiaomi has placed an order with Samsung Display.
And LG Display for foldable OLED panels for a clamshell-type phone. The cover display will be 6.21 inches long, compared to Galaxy Z Fold 2’s 6.23-inch screen, because Samsung wants “more space for S Pen.”
In another tweet, Young suggested that Samsung could launch the rumored Galaxy Z Fold 3 (not final name) with smaller displays than its predecessor.
The Galaxy Z Fold 2₹ 149,998. Young also claimed that the foldable smartphone’s main display will shrink from 7.59-inch to 7.55-inch. In fact, a recent report claimed that Samsung will launch the Galaxy Z Flip 2, Galaxy Z Fold 3.
And Galaxy Z Fold Lite foldable smartphones in 2021. Furthermore, Young said that the alleged Galaxy Z Flip 3/ Flip Lite will have a 6.7-inch display and the South Korean tech giant will incorporate.
A 120Hz refresh rate and low-temperature polycrystalline silicon (LTPO) technology on the phone.