News & Reviews: foldable
Last Updated: Aug 06, 2020
Based on a statement by 9to5google.com, it seems that an internal Google document may have been spotted hinting that Google could be working on a foldable Pixel smartphone. While not much is known in regards to the aforementioned device, we do know that it will most likely make its debut alongside the Google Pixel 6 series which is due to be unveiled in Q4 2021.
Last Updated: Jul 25, 2020
Just a few days ago, it was rumoured that Huawei could have turned to Beijing Oriental Electronics (BOE) for OLED displays. The company will be using OLED technology for its upcoming Mate 40 series, but there could be more. Allegedly, a demo unit with a flexible display was spotted recently.
Last Updated: Jun 11, 2020
Based on a statement by techradar.com, it seems that the South Korean government has commissioned LG to develop a stretchable display technology. The aforementioned display will then be used for various products ranging from smartphones, smart displays, wearables, and more.
Last Updated: Jun 09, 2020
Foldable smartphones are cool devices, but without proper protective measures, they can be damaged. That's why Samsung uses an Ultra Thin Glass (UTG) to layer on top of its devices. But the UTG adds to the price of a foldable phone, so Samsung has been looking into reducing the cost of the component. To do this, the company is teaming up with Corning to develop a cheaper type of UTG.
Last Updated: May 21, 2020
The foldable Motorola Razr certainly generated a lot of interest when it was first announced last year. Although it was delayed a few times before it was finally launched earlier this year, the new one is not going to take as long to come to market. An official source with Lenovo claims that the next foldable Moto Razr is already in the works and is coming this year.
Last Updated: Apr 28, 2020
Earlier last week, a series of leaks of the Samsung Galaxy Fold 2 appeared online. Details on some of the foldable's display specifications were revealed then, including the fact that it runs on a 120Hz display when unfolded. Now, a new series of leaks have been given by the same source, revealing info such as the camera specs and retail price.
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2020
Yesterday, Huawei announced that it will be hosting an online launch on 24 February 2020. A bunch of new products are expected to be revealed then, including the company's upcoming foldable device. In fact, we've got confirmation that the Huawei Mate Xs will indeed be among the product lineup that will be introduced at the launch.
Last Updated: Feb 19, 2020
News and rumours of the next foldable device from Samsung are ramping up, with renders starting to appear on the internet. One of the latest pieces of news claims that the Galaxy Fold 2 will come with a new S Pen, swiftly followed by a concept art based on the rumour.
Last Updated: Feb 05, 2020
While companies are gearing up for another fancy Mobile World Congress, there are also things happening in the background for future works. Take Apple, for example, which was recently granted a new patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for hinge mechanism in a foldable device.
Last Updated: Jan 29, 2020
Surprisingly, popular eCommerce company Alibaba recently unveiled their designs for a foldable smartphone which can be folded over twice. This design is quite unique due to the fact that foldable smartphones from Huawei, Samsung and Motorola can only be folded once.