A report revealed by Yonhap Information final month claimed that LG was scrapping its Rollable cellphone venture. Nonetheless, the report was ‘firmly denied’ by LG, and the corporate made it clear that no such choice had been finalized. The LG Rollable has now made an look on the Bluetooth SIG website, which suggests the cellphone will certainly be obtainable to buy someday later this yr (through MySmartPrice).
The itemizing for the LG Rollable reveals the cellphone will carry the mannequin quantity LM-R910N and assist Bluetooth 5.2. Other than these particulars, no different specs have been revealed by the itemizing. Because the cellphone helps the most recent Bluetooth model, it’s prone to be powered by a current Snapdragon 800- or 700-series chipset from Qualcomm. The LG Wing, which is the primary Challenge Explorer cellphone, is powered by a Snapdragon 765G.
What additionally stays to be seen is that if the LG would be the first firm to launch a rollable cellphone. OPPO already showcased its rollable phone concept earlier this yr, and some different firms are additionally rumored to be engaged on rollable telephones to lure customers away from Samsung’s best foldable phones.
Whereas the LG Rollable is now one step nearer to launch, doubts nonetheless stay over the way forward for LG’s smartphone enterprise. The Korea Instances not too long ago reported that LG is now looking for a new buyer for its smartphone enterprise after talks with Vietnamese conglomerate Vingroup broke down.