Another foldable smartphone contender is on the way.
According to device leaker Max J ‘@Samsung_News‘ Sony’s prototypes currently feature a 3,220mAh battery, an LG-supplied display, a 10x zoom camera and a Snapdragon SM7250 processor. Max J didn’t specify if the phone features 10x optical or hybrid zoom.
Additionally, Max J says that the retail version of the foldable phone might include a Snapdragon 855 chipset and a Qualcomm X50 modem that is capable of connecting to a 5G network.
Sony is working on a competitor to the Galaxy Fold and Mate X.
The current prototypes feature:
10x Zoom Camera
The retail models may feature:
Snapdragon 855 Soc
Qualcomm X50 Modem
— Max J. (@Samsung_News_) July 6, 2019
Further, the phone will reportedly include a ‘Nautilus Design,’ which suggests the display will roll up.
Following Max J’s original tweet, the leaker mentioned that Sony could launch the device in December or early 2020.
Sony seems to only be in the prototype phase, and more features may change before the device’s official launch.
Source: Max J