Google could launch its first foldable smartphone; the Pixel Fold, later this yr as per numerous leaks. The foldable Google Pixel smartphone is reportedly codenamed as “Passport” and is anticipated to launch by the top of this yr, as per a tweet by tipster Evan Blass. He additional added that Google has been engaged on the foldable smartphone for over two years.
The Google Pixel Fold is imagined to characteristic a 7.6-inch folding LTPO show made by Samsung. The show may supply help for 120Hz display refresh fee. Sadly, we have no idea a lot concerning the specs of the Google Pixel Fold as of now. The machine will probably compete with the Galaxy Z Fold sequence as soon as it launches.
To recall, this isn’t the primary time that Google Pixel Fold’s launch timeline has been hinted at. A earlier tweet by David Naranjo, Senior Director, Show Provide Chain Consultants hinted on the machine launching within the fourth quarter of 2021. It report additionally steered that the Google Pixel Fold will pack an LTPO OLED show.
Try Blass’ tweet beneath
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Heard from somebody I belief that the foldable Pixel — codename: Passport, retail branding: unknown — will certainly launch earlier than the top of the yr. Apparently they’ve been engaged on this machine for over two years, and if the P6 is any indication, it’ll be value a glance.
— E (@evleaks) September 20, 2021
However ‘Passport’ which is presumably extra just like the Galaxy Z Fold in type and type issue shouldn’t be the one foldable cellphone that the corporate is likely to be engaged on. One other report by 9to5Google says that particulars in ‘Android 12.1’ have hinted at a second foldable machine codenamed ‘JumboJack.’ The report provides that it seems like Jumbojack is getting used as a examined machine and is the one foldable working Android 12.
Google has thus far solely confirmed that each the Pixel 6 and Pixel 6 Professional are coming for positive powered by the corporate’s new Tensor processor. The foldable telephones may nonetheless want much more testing on condition that this will probably be a more moderen form-factor for Google to undertake.