TCL made a Galaxy Z Flip-style folding phone, but you may never get to buy itSeptember 10, 2021
It can’t compete with the coronavirus
Some much-needed competition in the foldable phone space has been officially waylaid for now. TCL’s Project Chicago, a clamshell-styled would-be competitor to Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip3, is on indefinite hold from release.
The company says a variety of factors play into the delay including the ongoing coronavirus-induced struggles in the supply and production chain — the most acute of those being with computer chips. Incurring costs associated with those issues would have not been compatible with a lower-price market strategy which is what TCL wanted.
TCL made a Galaxy Z Flip-style folding phone, but you may never get to buy it was written by the awesome team at Android Police.
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