Oppo clamshell foldable smartphone is coming soon with affordable price. Oppo introduced its first smartphone that folds called The Find N, back in December. However, it appears that the company is developing other products to add to its foldables range.
The next one could be the vertical, clamshell-style ‘flip phone’ foldable similar to that of the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 or the Huawei P50 Pocket. In contrast to those the Oppo is believed to be less expensive which makes sense considering that it’s the Find N was cheaper than its rivals when it first launched on China. Chinese market.
Oppo clamshell foldable smartphone is coming soon with affordable price
The “flip” Oppo is expected to cost about CNY 5,500, as per an rumor from China which is roughly $756 or EUR718. To understand this better to understand the price, you can see that the P50 Pocket starts at CNY 8,988 in China ($1,360 or EUR1,292)
The Galaxy Z Flip3 can be bought at CNY 7,399 ($1,119 or EUR1,063). We’re pleased that Oppo is determined to play the price game in the case of folding devices, but it’s strange to look at that, considering the pricing strategy for all its products has always been in the opposite direction.
In any case it appears that the Oppo flip phone believed to be sporting an Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ SoC, which suggests it could launch in the summer, at the most likely time. We’ll keep you informed.