In Oppo have long been working on a folding smartphone with a flexible screen prototype of this model was shown back in February at Mobile World Congress 2019. And today the Dutch source has published renderings of another promising model Oppo with a flexible screen, its feature is the retractable chamber.
Almost all foldable smartphones are equipped with conventional cameras, but Oppo may release first model with a retractable camera. According to the source, the patent application filed with the world intellectual property organization (World Intellectual Property Organization, WIPO) is now supplemented by a large number of renders showing the design of potential products.
Foldable performance eliminates the need for two camera systems – depending on, rolled smartphone or deployed, and the direction of the camera, its different halves perform the functions of the viewfinder. With such an approach is missing and one camera.
Alas, about the commercial prospects for this model yet says nothing. But if he comes out this year, it is unlikely before the autumn.