When it comes to the next era of phones, it seems like it'll be fold times.
this week (called, ahem, the Galaxy Fold). Now rival Huawei looks set to unveil its own bendable buddy.
It seems that like, the Mate X will open up from a phone-size gizmo to become more of a tablet-size device. But unlike the Galaxy Fold, the Mate X's larger screen appears to wrap around the outside of the gadget, instead of being enclosed like a spread in a magazine.
The ostensible advertisement also touts the Mate X as adevice.
The billboard was written about earlier by 9to5Google.
In October, Digital Trends reported that during the launch event for the Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro, Huawei CEO Richard Yu said the company was Huawei's MWC invite featured an image that suggested a foldable device was set to make an appearance at the confab.And
Other companies working on foldable phones include, Royole (with its ), and Xiaomi.
Huawei is scheduled to hold a press conference at Mobile World Congress on Sunday at 2 p.m. Barcelona time (5 a.m. PT).
The company didn't immediately respond to a request for comment on the purported billboard for the Mate X.