The Japanese company Sharp showed a prototype of its first smartphone with a folding screen in the form factor «clamshell».
The device received 6,18-inch AMOLED-display with a resolution of 1440×3040 and a teardrop cutout for the selfie camera. About the «stuffing» of the smartphone is unknown.
The manufacturer claims that the prototype is able to withstand more than 300 thousand of flexion. Also, the Sharp representative said that the demand for the device is high — all because of the portability.
The company intends to present the first smartphone with such a design in a few years. Recall that your folding devices shown by Samsung and Huawei, and similar form factor will also appear in RAZR 2019, which is engaged in Motorola.