Nine individuals and two companies have reportedly been charged with illegally selling Samsung Folding screen technology to a Chinese rival.
According to a report Per Bloomberg, the CEO of a Samsung supplier and eight of his employees received $ 13.8 million for a conspiracy to transfer knowledge of organic light-emitting diodes.
The names of the companies and individuals have not been released.
Samsung has said that it is “surprised by the results of the investigation by prosecutors, at a time when competitors are intensifying their technological rivalry.”
Last month samsung sleepless your nameless folding smartphone, currently known as the Galaxy F at its developer conference, and the company will apparently make as many as 1 million units Of the device. Now appears that the device will be priced in the range of $ 1,900 to $ 2,500, which is roughly Rs 1.35,000 to Rs 1.76,000, which is quite steep.
The CEO of the DJ Koh company recently said that, “possibly when we start selling the folding phone, it may be a niche market … but it will definitely expand. I’m sure we do need a folding phone.”
Samsung describes its foldable phone technology as the Infinity Flex Display and said that mass production of the device should start in a matter of months.
The tablet screen has a resolution of 1536 x 2152 pixels which gives it a 4.2: 3 aspect ratio and a 7.3-inch screen size. When folded, the device is an 840 x 1960 screen with a high aspect ratio of 21: 9 and a screen size of 4.58 inches.