Which foldables to expect in 2020

Which foldables to expect in 2020

It’s been a bumpy road for foldable phones in 2019. The expectations were high, but the reality was sobering. The Samsung Galaxy Fold was delayed due to serious issues with the reliability of the display. When it came to market, only a few countries got it and it was hugely overpriced. The Huawei Mate X […]

Video: huge rollable tablet prototype

Video: huge rollable tablet prototype

Chinese display manufacturer BOE showed a huge rollable tablet during Display Week in San Jose recently. It stretches from 5 inch closed to a massive 12.3 inch size when opened. Video of the device, was captured by ArmDevices.net The device is only a prototype and is meant to showcase the rollable display technology that BOE […]

How to build your own foldable smartphone

How to build your own foldable smartphone

The Samsung Galaxy Fold and Huawei Mate X are both facing troubles getting to market for different reasons. If you can’t wait for the next smartphone revolution and like some DIY work, you can now hack your own smartphone, or mini-laptop with foldable display together. Thanks to a supplier on Alibaba, who is offering fflexible […]

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 […]