In the first Unpacked event of the year Samsung brought its top of the line, Galaxy S20, S20 Plus and S20 Ultra, the latter called more attention for bringing a 108 megapixel camera with technology that groups no less than 9 pixels to create a huge pixels from 2.4 m, currently the largest in the smartphone market.
In addition, it presented its second foldable smartphone, the Galaxy Z Flip, which might have been surprising if it had not leaked weeks before the event. The different format of the Galaxy Fold arrived to face the Motorola Razr and win easily bringing basically the same price and much higher configurations.
Now the leaker Ice Universe (@UniverseIce) posted on his Twitter account, which according to Korean source, Samsung's next foldable smartphone, codenamed "Champ", may be the first to bring the "Under Display Camera" technology, which was exhibited in 2019 by Xiaomi and Oppo, but has not yet been implemented on any smartphone at this time.
According to a Korean source, the successor of the Galaxy Fold, codenamed "Champ," will use Samsung's "Under Display Camera" technology for the first time. This is the technology we have been waiting for a long time. It is expected to be released in July. bye, Hole, bye, Notch!
– Ice universe (@UniverseIce) February 17, 2020
Since it appeared, the idea seems to have stirred the imagination of manufacturers and users, after all, who does not currently want a smartphone that has only a screen on its front, without holes, without notches and without pop-up cameras that rotate, which at some point they can be a problem.
It seems that while Xiaomi and Oppo showed the concept to try to create that feeling of "the pioneer" Samsung continued to study the idea and may be closer to launching a smartphone, foldable and with a camera under the screen.
According to the leaker, the Galaxy Fold 2, can be launched at the beginning of the second half of this year. In his tweet he ends by saying, "Bye, holes, bye, carvings!"
There is also interesting information about the Galaxy Fold 2. Unlike the Galaxy Z Flip, produced mainly in Vietnam, the entire production of "Champ" will be carried out at the Gumi factory in Gyeongbuk, South Korea, we hope it arrives by the same Launch price of the first generation Samsung Galaxy Fold.