Samsung Shipped Almost 10 Million Foldable Smartphone Worldwide in 2021 And Planning To Do The Same This Year


You are already aware of Samsung’s unpacked event happening on August 10. Samsung’s Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4 have grabbed our interest. In advance of next month’s global unveiling of Samsung Electronics’ newest mobile lineup, the Z Fold 4 and Z Flip 4, the company’s head of mobile business said on Thursday that the company’s foldable series is having its moment, with shipments of foldable approaching the 10 million mark.

Samsung Confident In The success of Its Galaxy Z series

According to Roh, 70% of Samsung’s foldable phone users chose the Flip series, which has a variety of bold color options and a new way of taking photos in Flex mode, where the phone can stand up on a surface so users can take photos hands-free.

Regarding Galaxy Fold users, he emphasized the device’s multitasking capabilities, including a screen twice the size of standard smartphones.

The Samsung executive announced the upcoming Galaxy Unpacked event and expressed excitement about the opportunity to showcase the capabilities of the new Samsung Galaxy foldable device as the “ultimate tool for both productivity and self-expression.”

Roh also emphasized the value of collaboration and joint ventures in fostering innovations.
“We are working with industry leaders including Google, Microsoft, and other carrier partners to expand the possible experiences throughout the foldable ecosystem.”
Roh, Samsung Head Of MX Division.

We can assume by this that Roh is hinting at the future possibilities of the Galaxy Z series and the confidence Samsung has in it, meaning we are going to see more of the foldable from Samsung in the future.

In the end, we leave you with Roh’s complete statement regarding the event,

“Samsung is approaching the point where these foldable devices are becoming more common and are claiming a larger share of the overall smartphone market.”

“Last year, we saw almost 10 million foldable smartphones shipped worldwide. That’s an industry increase of more than 300% from 2020, and I predict this fast-paced growth will continue. “
Roh Tae-moon, head of Samsung Electronics MX Business.

Samsung Electronics sent out invitations to the unveiling event the day before, which is set for 10 p.m., Korea time, on August 10. In addition to the new Z Fold and Z Flip series, Samsung is expected to unveil the latest additions to its Galaxy Watch and Galaxy Bud lineups. The new products are expected to go on sale officially on August 26, with pre-sales orders beginning on August 16.