Samsung is currently developing its own technology to host camera sensor under the screen, a system he plans to include in his next foldable book terminal model. Galaxy Z Fold.
According to Korean media outlet ETNews, citing industry sources, Samsung’s system will allow front camera under the screenso it is invisible, in contrast to modern solutions such as “notch” and perforated camera, and also avoids removable mechanisms.
Sub-screen camera technology emerged in 2020 with systems such as the system made by the Chinese manufacturer Visionox, or the system featured in the ZTE Axon 20 5G. the first mobile phone on the market with a camera under the screenalthough it is still in its early stages.
To use this system, the display of the South Korean company Samsung Display is developing a special version of the screen for mobile phones, and Samsung Electronics System LSI will work with a camera sensor.
The screen will show special design, with great pixel separation to avoid light interference in the camera, while the camera sensor will be accompanied by algorithms to correct the image.
Samsung plans to incorporate under-screen camera technology into its new flexible-screen smartphone, the Samsung Galaxy Fold 3, which will replace the current Galaxy Z Fold 2 and is expected to hit the market in the third quarter of 2021.