Samsung is known for launching its two major flagship smartphones every year. Samsung launch one S-series smartphone and one note series every year. But this time Samsung has planned for something big. This year Samsung might unleash a new ‘X’ series in the market. New Samsung Galaxy X1 and Galaxy X1 Plus is expected to be unveiled near quarter fourth of this year. As per rumours, this will be the first Samsung Foldable Phone from Samsung to be available in the market very soon. Phones with a bendable display are a dream for many users, but this may become realistic very quickly. Samsung and many other electronics company found working on these types of phones from last few years. Even, Samsung had claimed a patent for futuristic fold able Samsung smartphones. Although, Samsung will feature more flexible smartphones till the end of the year 2018.
Samsung Foldable phones were first codenamed as Project Valley, and name it may end at Samsung Galaxy x1 and x1 plus phones. At first, Company introduced foldable display concept during CES 2013 and showed first phone prototype in a private meeting at CES 2014. As per rumours, Samsung will roll out more than 100,000 units of Samsung’s Galaxy x series phones to shop throughout the world. Earlier news claimed that Samsung foldable smartphones would launch in 2016 but Samsung has postponed their launching, and now it will be near to September-November of 2017.
Samsung Foldable Phones
As the name Foldable phone; sounds cool Phone will be cool too!. The display can be bent inward or Outward. MWC 2017 is about to begin in within next weeks. And we know that Samsung won’t unleash it’s Galaxy S8 at Mobile World Congress this year. Samsung registered a new patent application with Korean Intellectual Property Office that claims that Samsung Galaxy x can be folded into two halves. Galaxy X1 will become a 7-inch tablet when it’s unfolded. Foldable phones will be with 21:9 screen aspect ratio or near to that.
Rumours claim that Samsung new flagship foldable phones will be featured in galaxy x series smartphones. As per reliable reports and rumours, Galaxy X1 will be with Android 6.0, and Galaxy X1 Plus will be updated with Android Nougat 7.0. Samsung Galaxy X1 has been codenamed the model number SM-X9000 while the Galaxy X1 Plus is tagged as SM-X9050.
Samsung Galaxy X1 & Galaxy X1 Plus Specifications
- Android Nougat 7.0
- 5.5 inch with 2K resolution
- Super AMOLED QHD display
- 6GB RAM and 128GB storage
- 16MP rear camera; 8MP front Camera
- Quick Charging support
- Qualcomm Snapdragon 821, 2.3ghz octa-core 64bit processor.
- Adreno 530 GPU
- Fingerprint sensor
- Foldable Display
- Colours: Gold, Silver and Black
Samsung Galaxy X1 Release Date and Expected Price
Samsung foldable phones will be first showcased at MWC 2017; whereas expected Samsung Galaxy x1 launch date will be near to October-November of 2017. Expected price for Galaxy X1 is near 53,999 INR. However, it has not been sourced officially by Samsung. Information listed here in the post about Samsung Foldable Phones has been gathered from different sources. Information will get an update after an official update.