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 […]

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? […]

Apple gets another foldable phone patent

Apple gets another foldable phone patent

Mobile tech giant Apple was awarded with another foldable phone patent yesterday. The World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) published a patent for a flip-phone with flexible screen that bends in the middle. The Apple design resembles a prototype from flexible display manufacturer BOE, shown recently at Display Week in San Jose. However, Apple is not […]

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 […]