Galaxy Fold now in remote test lab

Galaxy Fold now in remote test lab

Samsung is now offering developers the chance to run and test their applications on a remote Galaxy Fold. Using the Remote Test Lab service, developers can test their applications on a real device. The Remote Test Lab service enables developers to access Samsung mobile devices through the web and to install and test applications on […]

Galaxy Fold sells out on first pre-order day

Galaxy Fold sells out on first pre-order day

Pre-orders for the Galaxy Fold in the USA have sold out in just 8 hours after opening. The pre-order page is showing a message that the device is no longer available. According to industry sources, Samsung only had 10.000 devices available in the first batch. The Korean company is ramping up production of flexible displays […]

Laptop replaced with foldable phone and keyboard

Laptop replaced with foldable phone and keyboard

With the introduction of the first foldable phones, the Royole Flexpai and the Samsung Galaxy Fold, accessory makers are jumping on the bandwagon, introducing new products. Makayama, a company known for its iPad video mounts, is now launching a foldable Bluetooth keyboard for the Galaxy Fold, Huawei Mate X and Royole Flexpai. Together, the combination […]

Galaxy Fold pre-orders now live in the US

Galaxy Fold pre-orders now live in the US

Customers in the USA can now pre-order the Samsung Galaxy Fold smartphone. The registration page is live, but warns about limited availability. The device is Samsung’s first foldable display product to be launched commercially. The device is a book-type phone/tablet featuring two screens. A cover display on the outside measuring 4.6-inch with 1960 (height) x […]

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 […]

Samsung Galaxy Fold tested thoroughly (VIDEO)

Samsung Galaxy Fold tested thoroughly (VIDEO)

Samsung is putting the Galaxy Fold display under heavy stress testing. Automated folding machines are bending the device thousands of times, as can be seen in a video released today by the Korean company. The Galaxy Fold can outlast 200,000 folds and unfolds or around five years of use, if used 100 times a day, […]

Samsung: ‘no crease in production models’

Samsung: ‘no crease in production models’

Samsung are confident that production models of their Galaxy Fold smartphone, which will be available next month, won’t suffer from visible creases in the display. Samsung spokesperson Cella Sin confirmed to Foldable News that the final retail model will be completely wrinkle-free. Doubts were raised by a leaked video (embedded below), showing a clear crease […]

Samsung won’t be using its own CPU in the Galaxy Fold

Samsung won’t be using its own CPU in the Galaxy Fold

The Samsung Galaxy Fold, the company’s first foldable smartphone, will use a Qualcomm Snapdragon 755 CPU. Specifications of the processor leaked out on benchmark website Geekbench. The Korean company did not yet publicly announce the processor brand and model it would use in the Fold, they only said it was a CPU manufactured with 7 […]