Royole was technically the first company to reveal a foldable smartphone, and now the Chinese company has decided to unveil the successor of this phone which they called Royole Flexpai 2. The new device contains the third generation of the folding screen Cicada Wing, which is the screen that features Smaller wrinkle, while improving other various aspects including brightness, contrast and viewing angle at the same time.
Company revealed Royole The new phone will feature a Snapdragon 865 processor with a 5G modem. Returning to the screen, it has a 7.8-inch diagonal when it is open. I will have Royole Flexpai 2 also has LPDDR 5 RAM and UFS 3.0 internal memory, but the capacity has not been revealed because the phone’s launch is still far away, it is not scheduled to be launched until the second quarter of 2020.
Royole hosted the event to show off its new foldable screen, and it’s really cool. According to the company, the screen withstood more than 200 thousand bows without causing any damage. The new screen contains nearly 100 nano-materials to improve recovery and prevent “layer flaking”, which causes bubbles and wrinkles to feel when the screen opens.
According to Royole, the new Cicada Wing will have 1.3 times better color gamut and 500 times better contrast than advanced LCD screens. Moreover, this screen comes with a chip specifically designed for image processing. The screen can be folded in multiple directions, and even wrapped, when alone, and the company pledges that it will maintain its impressive performance.
The phone has been displayed Royole Flexpai 2 at an event in China and CEO Bill Bill Liu revealed that his company has signed a partnership contract with ZTE. This could potentially cause the ZTE to launch a foldable phone based on the Flexpai 2 design although no additional details have been provided.
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