Samsung after revealing its excellent Galaxy S8 flagship, is reportedly developing a prototype for a fold-able smartphone. The smartphone will feature two displays connected to each other with a hinge in the middle. The dual-screen setup will basically allow the device to fold up to 180 degrees, The Investor reports.

Concept of dual-screen smartphone prototype.

According to The Investor, the prototype that can be folded open 180 degrees reportedly features a pair of organic light-emitting diode display panels that are connected with a hinge in the middle.

Sources said the Korean tech giant has already placed orders for components to produce about 2,000-3,000 units of the dual-screen phone in the first half of this year.

“Samsung seems to be testing the waters with the dual-screen device to gather ideas about its upcoming fold-able phone,” an anonymous industry source said.

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