Oppo recently amazed smartphone enthusiasts worldwide by showcasing the X 2021 handset with a rollable display. The device expands from 6.7-inch to 7.4-inch when you want a big screen experience. This was one of the most innovative uses of flexible displays. However, if you were itching to buy the Oppo X 2021 then note that this smartphone will not be available for sale in any country.
As per a report by Android Authority, there are no plans of a commercial release for the Oppo X 2021. “Although there is no plan for its commercialisation in the short term, it will serve as a guide for the transformation and evolution of future product form factors,” said the report.
The Oppo X 2021 is just a concept device for now to highlight the future of smartphones. For those unaware, Oppo X 2021 is a rollable concept smartphone is developed by Oppo R&D and it comes with the company’s three proprietary technologies which include Roll Motor powertrain, 2-in-1 Plate and self-developed Wrap Trach high-strength screen laminate which is made using high-strength steel. The smartphone comes with a variable OLED display which expands from 6.7-inch to 7.4-inch.
The smartphone consists of a 2-in-1 plate on the rollable OLED concept which uses a comb-like internal structure that offers consistent strength to the smartphone. Despite its rollable design, the smartphone display does not have any crease courtesy the slider placed on the display side. Oppo has incorporated 122 patents for the smartphone in which 12 patents are related to its rollable mechanism only. The smartphone sports a triple rear camera setup and a side-mounted fingerprint sensor.