Samsung will release multiple foldables this year

Samsung will release multiple foldables this year

Samsung will introduce more than just one foldable phone model in 2019, the company says in its quarterly financial statement released today. Samsung says it will be offering new product innovations this year ‘including foldable smartphones’. The statement also says: “This year, Samsung aims to lead trends in the market by launching foldable and 5G […]

Samsung, Intel and Corning receive foldable patents

Samsung, Intel and Corning receive foldable patents

The World Intellectual Property Organisation, WIPO, has assigned a number of patents for foldable devices to companies such as Samsung, Intel and Corning (maker of reinforced ‘Gorilla glass’). Clearly the race to the foldable device market is on, with dozens of companies applying for patents to multiple aspects of the manufacturing process. Samsung received a […]

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 […]

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Why foldable phone screens don’t break

Why foldable phone screens don’t break

One of the biggest advantages of foldable displays, is that they can’t break like glass displays do. Most regular smartphones end up in the trash because their screens get shattered. Drop your expensive iPhone or Android smartphone on the street and you’ll have a high probability of a broken display. Within one year, roughly 30 […]

Energizer will show a foldable smartphone at MWC

Energizer will show a foldable smartphone at MWC

Energizer is most known for their batteries and flashlights, but they also bring a line of branded Chinese OEM-phones to market. Today they’ve announced that they will show a foldable smartphone during the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month. No further details about the phone are known. The device is part of a […]

Rollable TV is coming to your home (if you can afford it)

Rollable TV is coming to your home (if you can afford it)

Last year, Korean manufacturer LG showed their rollable tv for the first time at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The prototype stunned spectators and industry watchers. This year, LG announced that their flagship TV is becoming a commercial product, available later this year. The display is an OLED-based flexible panel, that offers many […]

Why Apple lags behind in the foldable device race

Why Apple lags behind in the foldable device race

A dozen companies have announced that they’re working on a foldable phone or foldable display. Among them, some of the biggest names in the mobile industry such as Samsung, Huawei, Lenovo and Xiaomi. But one company is missing from this list: Apple. The richest, most valuable company in the world doesn’t seem to have any […]

Samsung will produce foldable phones in Korea factory to prevent leaks

Samsung will produce foldable phones in Korea factory to prevent leaks

Samsung Electronics has chosen its production plant in Gumi, South Korea to produce up to one million foldable phones. Most regular Galaxy smartphones are produced in Vietnam, but to prevent leaks and industrial espionage, Samsung has chosen the factory in the Korean North Gyeongsang province as the main production facility. “We are not yet ready […]

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