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 […]

Apple still very interested in flexible displays (VIDEO)

Apple still very interested in flexible displays (VIDEO)

Samsung may be facing huge problems with their first foldable smartphone, its biggest competitor Apple hasn’t given up on the technology and is still investigating what it can do with it. For the second year in a row, a large Apple delegation was present at Display Week, a trade show in San Jose, where the […]

Foldable Motorola Razr concept video

Foldable Motorola Razr concept video

Designer Waqar Khan has made an interesting video, showing rendered animations of the recently published foldable phone patent, that was awarded to Motorola. The famous flip phone of the nineties, gets a flexible screen and modern Android OS. The design was filed last month and appears to show a device with a flexible screen that […]

Google talks foldables during developer conference (video)

Google talks foldables during developer conference (video)

Google has shown their continued support for foldable devices during its I/O developer conference in Mountain View, California. In the opening keynote, mobile manager Stephanie Cuthbertson showed some of the main features of the 10th version of Android, nicknamed ‘Q’ (video below). It supports screen continuity and multitasking, taking advantage of the extra screen real […]

Huawei Mate X release date revealed in leaked roadmap

Huawei Mate X release date revealed in leaked roadmap

The Mate X foldable smartphone from Huawei will launch in July 2019, according to a leaked roadmap that was posted to Chinese website PCpop. A slide showing the date, was shown during a marketing presentation by Huawei to Chinese retailers. They were told Huawei will initially produce a first batch of 100.000 devices. Vulnerability Huawei […]

Foldable Motorola Razr leaks again

Foldable Motorola Razr leaks again

Pictures of what appears to be Motorola’s new foldable phone leaked on Chinese social media today. They show the new Razr model with flexible display and its packaging. Whether or not these pictures are genuine, remains to bee seen. Earlier, hobbyist renders of the device appeared online. Reports in February suggested that Motorola intends to relaunch […]

Galaxy Fold displays now also breaking in China

Galaxy Fold displays now also breaking in China

Not only US reviewers have experienced broken screens with their Samsung Galaxy Fold. In China, two reviewers had similar experiences recently. Images of the problems were posted to Chinese social media. Protective layer In one case, a reviewer tore the protective layer from his foldable smartphone, much like vlogger Marques Brownlee and tech-reporter Mark Gurman […]

The Galaxy Fold display may still shatter (and Samsung promises to repair it for free)

The Galaxy Fold display may still shatter (and Samsung promises to repair it for free)

The Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone will have strengthened Corning Gorilla glass on the secondary, outside display. The Korean company confirmed this week that the outside display is not flexible with a plastic cover layer, like the inside folding display, but a regular smartphone screen. As a result, the Fold may suffer from broken glass when […]

New video of Xiaomi foldable phone leaked

New video of Xiaomi foldable phone leaked

A new video of the Xiaomi double-folding device, demoed earlier by the company’s president Lin Bin, has leaked on the internet. A short video of someone folding the device appeared first on the Chinese social network Weibo. After folding the device, he puts it on a cup of noodles. The device features an (approximately) 11 […]