The Google Pixel Fold is expected to launch this year once more
The Google Pixel Fold, the company's first foldable smartphone, is expected to be released in late 2021. Google's Pixel foldable smartphone has been rumored for quite some time, and new leaks suggest that the device will be released by the end of this year. The foldable Pixel smartphone is expected to have a low-temperature polycrystalline oxide (LTPO) OLED display and is codenamed "Passport."
The upcoming foldable Pixel smartphone, codenamed "Passport," will be released by the end of this year, according to a tweet by tipster Evan Blass. Google has been working on this new smartphone for more than two years, according to him.
This isn't the first time that the Google Pixel Fold's release date has been teased. In addition, David Naranjo, Senior Director, Display Supply Chain Consultants, tweeted about the Google Pixel Fold's development. According to his tweet, the phone could be released in the fourth quarter of 2021. (October 1 to December 31). The Google Pixel Fold may also have an LTPO OLED display, according to the report. Google Pixel 6 Pro will also be released in the same quarter, according to the analyst.
Google announced in 2019 that it had begun developing foldable smartphone prototypes. In Android 10, the company added support for foldable displays, which was used by companies like Samsung to develop their own foldable phones. With the upcoming Google Pixel Fold, Google can certainly compete with Samsung's Galaxy Z Fold 2, as well as the recently released Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3. Huawei made a statement in the foldable smartphone market with the Mate X and X2 models. In March of this year, Chinese smartphone maker Xiaomi unveiled the Mi Mix Fold, the company's first foldable smartphone.