Honor: smartphone folding in 2020
Honor joins the list of firms that choose to postpone to 2020 the launch of a smartphone fold. If Samsung with the Galaxy Fold, and Huawei with the Mate X are leading the way in a sub-segment of the market can not yet predict the evolution, other brands, such as Xiaomi, OPPO, TCL, and the same Honor opt for an attitude that is more conservative. The will not to close the doors to the innovative product category, was expressed by the CEO of Honor, George Zhao, in a recent interview with CNET.
The manager said to appreciate the new technological trend, but that the high prices of the first device with folding screen flexible not make them suitable to the target audience of Honor, one of the younger users who tend to have limited budgets. When, with the increase of production, the prices will begin to decrease, Honor will come on the field and what will happen, according to forecasts by the CEO, in the course of the next year.
Honor, unlike other competitors, will be able to take advantage of the preferential treatment represented by Huawei, which will come on the market with its Mate X in the second half of 2019. The design of the first flexible smartphone from Huawei, characterised by its flexible screen that opens outwards, like the CEO and it is likely that will be a source of inspiration to give life to the fold of Honor. Of the rest, the same as Zhao recalls, the two companies can draw on common resources: The more powerful iPhone ever, with the design more classic. Apple iPhone 8, on offer today from Techinshop to 519 euro or from Amazon at 569 euro. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING