Chinese smartphone maker Royole that launched its first-generation foldable smartphone last year has brought its successor called Royale FlexPai 2 smartphone now. The new Royale smartphone launched through an online-only event on Wednesday. This latest smartphone features a third-generation Cicada Wing flexible display that touted to be significantly improved over the previous model.
The Shenzhen-based company claims that the new display panel has a bend radius of 1mm, down from a 3mm radius on its predecessor. However, it still lasts for over 200,000 bends. The Royole FlexPai 2 foldable mobile has an upgraded performance through the top-of-the-line Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 SoC. In addition to the new foldable smartphone, the company partnered with ZTE to expand the use cases of its flexible display technology.
Royole FlexPai 2 Price in India
The Royole FlexPai 2 price details are yet to be revealed. However, it likely to be in line with the first-generation Royole FlexPai price that was set around $1,600 (roughly Rs 121700). It expected to debut in the second quarter of this year.
Royole FlexPai 2 Specifications
The USP of the Royole FlexPai 2 smartphone is the third-generation Cicada Wing Fully Flexible Display (FFD) panel that touted to have undergone a comprehensive technical upgrade. It comes with a JNCD (Just Noticeable Color Difference) below 0.6, along with 1.2 times faster response time that is 0.4ms. The display claimed to have 1.5-times better brightness decay. Unlike other foldable displays, Royole said that its offering provides lesser crease impact, thanks to its mirror-like smooth structure that is made of over 100 micro-nano materials.
Royole noted that to use its proprietary OLED technology to eliminate the layer peeling effect that noticed on other foldable display panels. The Royale FlexPai 2 display panel comes in a 7.8-inch size along with a 4:3 aspect ratio. It claimed to have 1.3x better color gamut, and 500x better contrast over a traditional high-end LCD panel.
Apart from the new display, the Royole FlexPai 2 mobile powered by the Snapdragon 865 SoC with LPDDR5 RAM and UFS 3.0 storage. This mobile has a quad rear camera setup along with dual-LED flash and true stereo speakers.
The Royole FlexPai 2 specifications not announced yet. You can watch the online event to get full details about the features of the new technology.