tech2 News StaffDecember 15, 2020 3:18:59 PM IST
Working with a Japanese design studio, Nendo, Oppo announced a new concept slide phone that consists of three hinges. Thanks to these hinges, users can fold the smartphone into seven different sizes at will. Just like that Galaxy Z Flip (Review)This Oppo concept phone also opens vertically. The company calls it a “slide phone”. According to a teaser, the smartphone has a horizontally arranged quad camera setup.
Today we present two new design concepts that were developed in collaboration with the leading Japanese design studio Nendo.
– OPPO (@oppo) December 14, 2020
The video also shows that just like Samsung Galaxy phones, Oppo’s cell phone may come with an S-pen like a hidden pen. According to Oppos Tweet, “sliding a crease exposes 40mm of the screen with simple features that don’t require a full screen. These are ideal for applications like call history, notifications, and music player interfaces.” After the second fold, an 80mm screen is exposed, which is ideal for clicking pictures and playing games.
A secondary fold reveals 80mm of the slide phone screen, ideal for taking photos or even adjusting to certain games with the side controls. #OPPOxnendo pic.twitter.com/XUj9Qaaemn – OPPO (@oppo) December 14, 2020
The concept phone also has physical buttons for volume, play / pause and more.