Tag Archive: Foldable


Foldable ‘Huawei Mate X’ with 5G leaked ahead of MWC 2019

One billboard in Barcelona, Spain.

We’re still a few days away before Mobile World Congress 2019 officially begins, but that hasn’t stopped phones from leaking left and right before they’re properly unveiled.

The latest device to do this is the unannounced Huawei Mate X.

A photo taken (presumably in Barcelona where MWC takes place) is making the rounds on Twitter showcasing a construction crew installing a billboard for the Mate X. As you can see, this will  [Read More…]

MWC 2019 preview: Galaxy S10, LG G8, foldable phones, 5G and more!

Everything you can expect to see from the biggest mobile trade show of the year.

Mobile World Congress, or MWC as it’s known, acts as the true starting point of the year’s smartphone season. Unlike more general trade shows like CES and IFA, MWC is primarily focused on (as you could guess) mobile technology — and with its timing right at the end of February, it’s perfectly situated to as a launch point for phones for the second  [Read More…]

Tomtop flash sale puts foldable electric bike at 56% off (Promoted)

New year, new you, right? According to a recent Inc. report, two of the most popular New Year’s resolutions for 2019 are exercising more and losing weight. As it turns out, they pretty much go hand in hand.

If you count yourself among the ambitious type of people and want to get more active, you may be interested in a bike. To that end, check out the deal that Tomtop has going right now on one. Not just any sort  [Read More…]

This patent possibly reveals the design of Motorola’s foldable RAZR phone

Motorola’s latest RAZR appears to be a mix of old and new.

Last week on January 16, a report came out claiming that Motorola is working on a new smartphone that’ll feature its iconic RAZR branding. It’s expected to cost around $ 1,500 and be an exclusive to Verizon Wireless here in the U.S.

The report mentioned that the phone will be “foldable”, but it wasn’t really clear as to what exactly that meant. However, thanks to  [Read More…]

A new Motorola Razr will be released this year as a $1,500 foldable phone

Only 200,000 units will be made.

The Motorola Razr — yes, that Razr — is apparently making a comeback in 2019 and will be released exclusively on Verizon as soon as this February.

We’ll give that a minute to sink it. You good? Let’s continue.

According to a report from The Wall Street Journal, the new Razr is being made by Lenovo and will feature a foldable screen. That “folding screen” could mean it’ll have a flip-phone  [Read More…]

Android in 2019: Our predictions on foldable phones, 5G and more

The trends that will emerge in the year to come.

2018 was a good year for smartphones. Not because of one show-stealing feature or an altogether new innovation, but because the whole smartphone world got really good. Your average phone in 2018 was much better than in the last few years, and that’s better for everyone. But in 2019, I see a year in Android that will be slightly different — a “tock” cycle of altogether new  [Read More…]

Samsung’s foldable phone may feature 6,000mAh battery

Samsung has already shown off its first foldable smartphone, the device it plans on launching in the early stages of 2019. Before that happens, though, rumors and leaks are starting to painting us a picture of the device.

That’s where CGS-CIMB Research of Korea comes in. In a new prediction, the group says that they believe Samsung could launch the upcoming foldable phone alongside the oft-rumored Galaxy S10 in February of next year. And if that doesn’t pan out, then the device  [Read More…]

Google announces Android is getting on board with foldable displays

Samsung’s upcoming foldable smartphone was finally revealed during its Developer Conference yesterday.

Well soon afterwards, Google also issued a press statement to announce that Android has added native platform support for a new class of devices called “foldables”. Actually, Samsung and Google have been working together when creating the new One UI for Samsung’s phones. So it’s no surprise Google is adding support to this novel form factor.

The idea is that Android will strive to offer a smooth transition  [Read More…]

Samsung shows off its foldable smartphone with Infinity Flex Display

Samsung has been working on its foldable smartphone for years now, and today the tech giant finally showed off the fruits of its labor for the whole world to see.

The company’s senior vice president of mobile marketing, Justin Denison presented a prototype of the phone during a keynote at the Samsung Developer Conference.

Samsung ushers in a new era for mobile devices

The device is a 7.3-inch tablet when fully opened which becomes a phone when it’s closed. It  [Read More…]

Android will support foldable displays, but developers need to do the work

Phones are going to start folding, and Android will be ready.

Foldable phones are on the (very near) horizon, and Google’s pledging official Android support for the new form factors from the start. The support comes both in the core Android software itself, but also in APIs for app developers to use. Google’s thinking about “foldables” as effectively having two states: one when the device is opened up as a single display, and another when it’s folded in half  [Read More…]