NewDonate for Education

Select City
Login

Find New Phone
Buy Accessories
More
0 Device Added
close

Galaxy Z Fold 3 Could Have Three Displays, Sliding Keyboard

Share:facebookinstagramwhatsapp

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 may come with a hole-punch design for the selfie camera.

By Susshmita Choubey - 
30th Oct 2020
Galaxy Z Fold 3

Highlights of the Story

  • Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 alleged sketches leaked.
  • 3D renders of the phone have been created based on leaked sketches.
  • Samsung has not shared any information about a Galaxy Z Fold 3.

Galaxy Z Fold 3? Is it happening or not? If it does- it will be the next-gen foldable phone after the Fold 2 launch a month ago. There have been rumors already that the Fold3 will have a hole-punch design for the selfie camera. However, new leaks pointing towards it having a dual-hinge design and a sliding keyboard have come forward.

Sketches in the patent
Sketches in the patent

It looks like Samsung is working on multiple folding phones. Among them, one model is going to be the Galaxy Z Fold 3, if rumors are true. This is via some product sketches from a design patent in 2018. 

Also Read: Vivo V20 SE Price In India Revealed Ahead Of Launch

The design patent according to LetsGoDigital, filed by Samsung Display during mid-2018 with the Korean Intellectual Property Office (KIPO). Additionally, it got discovered in July this year.

They show a Samsung GalaxyZ Fold2 like-design but with another panel that also folds, and a sliding keyboard. This patent holds eight product sketches and a brief description of the Galaxy Z Fold 3.

It shows a device in its unfolded state with two hinges. Additionally, it also has a keyboard sticking out from one of the sides.

Also Read: Boat Launches New Storm Smartwatch For Just Rs 1,999

Based on the product sketches, the publication collaborated with Sarang Sheth, who is the editor-in-chief at Yanko Design (an online magazine for international product design), to create 3D renders of the phone.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 3D design
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 3D design

According to this 3D-image, Galaxy Z Fold 3 has an additional hinge that allows another screen to unfold. This, in turn, will make it a long single display in its unfolded form. In this image, the third screen folds outwards, allowing for a usable display to always be at the top.

Additionally, from the sides of one of the folding screens, a sliding QWERTY keyboard can be seen with touch sensitive keys.

Also Read: OnePlus 7T Price Reduced To Rs 32,999 On Amazon

These renders show a hole-punch design for the front camera and a triple rear camera setup.

However, the design seems quite unique, but these are renders based on a patent. The report also mentions that the rumored phone will have a light indicator in the hinge. Samsung received a patent for it this month.

As of now, Samsung has not shared any information on the rumored Galaxy Z Fold 3. The images are not official, so the actual phone could look quite different when it is officially announced.



Comments

Featured Videos

You May Also Read

Micromax Mobile Price List In India
Micromax Mobile Price List In India
Micromax is one of the oldest smartphone brands which is now struggling with gloomy sales, mostly due to a lack of modern features and poor marketing. However, the brand does offer a decent price to performance ratio along with decent internals and acceptable modern hardware. Micromax smartphone line-up is definitely vast with the company focussing…

New Launches

Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
Samsung Galaxy M42 5G
Starting from:
₹21,999
OPPO A74 5G
OPPO A74 5G
Starting from:
₹17,990
iQOO 7 Legend 5G
iQOO 7 Legend 5G
Starting from:
₹39,990
Get maximum cash for your old smartphone