Softbank unveils world's first folding smartphone

Despite the iPhone's almost complete take over of Japan, there are still some holdouts still stubbornly holding on to their flip phones. For those diehards, Softbank has come up with a solution that is something of a compromise.

The new handset, developed by Sharp, features a 3.4 inch touch screen, high resolution camera, and runs on Google's Android operating system. The waterproof device will hit Asia in mid-June for about $490.

Via Nikkei

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