Video report: foldable phones at Mobile World 2019 in Barcelona

Video report: foldable phones at Mobile World 2019 in Barcelona

We filmed at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona to show you all the foldable devices and prototypes that were on display. Watch interviews with representatives of Samsung, TCL, Energizer and Xiaomi about their upcoming foldable devices. In order of appearance: Olga Ballega – TCL Badradine El Jazouly – Energizer Jacques Xiang Li – Xiaomi Cella […]

Could this be Apple’s answer to the Samsung foldable phone?

Could this be Apple’s answer to the Samsung foldable phone?

Samsung introduced its first smartphone with a flexible display on Wednesday and seemed to pitch itself years ahead of its archrival Apple. Many industry observers noted that the foldable phone represents a challenge for Apple in the premium smartphone market. What will Cupertino’s reaction be, will they follow suit? And what would a foldable iPhone look like? […]

This is the new Apple Watch with flexible display

This is the new Apple Watch with flexible display

The world patent office gives us a glimpse at Apple’s future plans for its smartwatch. A patent for a smartwatch with flexible display was awarded to Apple this week, Foldable.News discovered. The World Intellectual Property Organisation published the patent yesterday. The curved display spans the entire watch face and band, turning it into one large […]

Here are all the foldables we expect to see at Mobile World Congress

Here are all the foldables we expect to see at Mobile World Congress

This time next week, a series of press conferences for Mobile World Congress in Barcelona kicks off with a presentation by Samsung on Wednesday, Feb 20. Pre-show press conferences will also be held by Huawei, Microsoft, Xiaomi, Oppo, Nokia and Sony. Which foldable phone announcements can we expect? And what do we know so far […]

Why do we need a foldable phone anyway?

Why do we need a foldable phone anyway?

Photo credit: LetsGoDigital.org Foldable phones promise to become the consumer tech hype of 2019. But some industry watchers are skeptic. Our current phones are fine they say, they get the job done. Why do we need a foldable phone anyway? Here are five good reasons why we at Foldable News think you want one. 1. […]

Flexible display prices will drop below $100

Flexible display prices will drop below $100

The cost of making devices with foldable displays may drop considerably this year. Research firm DSCC has calculated that the price of a flexible display may drop from $200 to as low as $70 by the end of 2019. Chinese price-drops The blue line represents the cost of Chinese component manufacturers such as BOE and […]

World reacts to Xiaomi’s stunning triple foldable

World reacts to Xiaomi’s stunning triple foldable

The video of Xiaomi boss Lin Bin demonstrating its foldable device prototype earlier this week has caused a worldwide buzz among tech lovers and industry watchers. Reactions are mainly positive, however some criticism can also be heard. Marques Brownlee, influential YouTuber and technology blogger, says the ‘sandwich mode’ in the Xiaomi device, with both sides […]