Opening the first segment allows you to see the clock and your notifications. Another segment, and you’re in selfie mode. Unfold the device completely, and suddenly it’s a widescreen that might come in handy for gaming, watching movies, or multitasking. The side buttons have different purposes depending on the mode. The design even makes room for a built-in stylus.
The companies also created a concept for a collection of interconnected devices centered around a pair of true wireless headphones. Placing these and their portable charging case on an AI speaker transfers audio to the speaker. Other devices in the proposed “music-link” series include a smart watch and a wireless charger.
It remains to be seen whether these devices will actually hit the market. Similar to LG Wing, he experimented in an original way with the standard form factor of smartphones. The slide-phone would also stand out from other devices with foldable screens, such as the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2.