Foldable telephones are costly, however that’s unlikely to be the case within the coming years as competitors between foldable cellphone makers is anticipated to rise with extra corporations becoming a member of the bandwagon. As for now, main foldable cellphone maker Samsung is doing one thing attention-grabbing — the corporate is engaged on a ‘Lite’ variant of the Galaxy Z Flip, which is anticipated to be cheaper than the unique Z Flip smartphone, in line with the founding father of DSCC, Ross Young.
We don’t know the precise particulars of the Galaxy Z Flip Lite, however a ‘Lite’ variant normally means a toned-down model of the unique product, which on this case is the Galaxy Z Flip. In line with Ross Younger, the Z Flip Lite goes to make use of the identical UTG as the unique Z Flip. Other than that, the Galaxy Z Flip Lite will borrow plenty of different options from the unique Z Flip, however the former is unlikely to be as highly effective because the latter. It’s additionally a risk that the ‘Lite’ variant received’t really feel as premium as the unique mannequin. Nonetheless, all these are merely speculations as we don’t have something concrete as of but.
In the meantime, Samsung has reportedly delayed the launch of Galaxy Z Flip 2 to summer season subsequent yr, which means the clamshell foldable cellphone received’t launch alongside the Galaxy S21, as many people anticipated. We don’t know the precise launch date of the Galaxy Z Flip Lite, nevertheless it makes plenty of sense for Samsung to launch the ‘Lite’ variant of the unique Z Flip earlier than the launch of Z Flip 2. Once more, you need to take this with a pinch of salt as nothing is official at this second.