Samsung’s Cell Expertise just lately held a gathering with its part suppliers the place the corporate mentioned its foldable smartphone technique going ahead. The South Korean tech big shared its expectation that Apple will be part of the foldable area in 2024.
In line with a latest report by TheElec, Samsung shared with suppliers that it believes the foldable smartphone market can have a CAGR of 80 p.c as much as 2025. Whereas the South Korean tech big does consider Apple will enter the foldable smartphone area in 2024, it would not suppose the Cupertino-based tech big will start with smartphones.
As an alternative, Samsung believes Apple’s foldable journey will start with notebooks and tablets. Samsung additionally confirmed that demand for its foldable smartphones had grown in its house market of South Korea. The report acknowledged that within the South Korean market, “iPhone customers of their 20s and 30s have been altering their units to Samsung’s foldable telephones at a fee three to 4 occasions greater than earlier than.”
The tech big additionally famous that as much as 90 p.c of present foldable smartphone customers are seemingly to purchase foldable smartphones as their subsequent machine as effectively. In a brand new commercial for its newest foldable smartphones, Samsung poked enjoyable at Apple.