Apple is testing several foldable iPhone prototypes

After talking about the iPhone SE 2022, leaker Dylandkt reported that Apple is testing several prototypes of foldable iPhones. Despite this, it seems the company is still concerned about foldable screen technology and the market in general.

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In a tweet, Dylandkt says that Apple work on a possible foldable device, but foldable display technology is still not advanced enough by company standards and there are still too many “trade-offs” to be made.

In addition, the Cupertino company is not entirely sure that foldable smartphones will continue to be popular with consumers over the years. For this reason, before releasing a foldable ‌iPhone‌, Apple wants to make sure that a foldable design is not a “regression from the current” iPhone form factor “, which could indeed occur if problems occur. occur due to the longevity and quality of the screen due to folding.

Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo said in May 2021 that Apple is developing a foldable iPhone‌ with an 8-inch QHD + resolution flexible OLED display due out in 2023. Display analyst Ross Young said in last December that Apple wouldn’t release a foldable iPhone‌ in 2023, with 2024 being the most likely date.

Rumors about a possible foldable iPhone have been circulating for years, indeed it seems that Apple has tested different types of prototypes, some similar to the solutions offered by Samsung and one more similar to the Microsoft Surface Duo, so with two screens connected via a hinge. .

How many of you wish you could get your hands on a foldable iPhone?

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