Tag Archive: Foldable

Samsung could soon launch a Snapdragon 865-powered foldable for $1,100

Its relatively affordable price tag could help make foldable phones a lot more popular.

What you need to know Samsung could be working on an “affordable” foldable phone called the Galaxy Fold Lite. The phone is tipped to be powered by a Snapdragon 865 processor and feature a smaller outer display than the Galaxy Fold. Just like the Galaxy Z Flip, it is expected to lack 5G support.

Samsung’s Galaxy Fold, despite being an impressive engineering feat,  [Read More…]

Motorola’s foldable RAZR is now available in ‘blush gold’ in the U.S.

Until now, the foldable phone was only available in Noir Black.

What you need to know Motorola RAZR is now available in a Blush Gold color variant in the U.S. The new color variant is priced at $ 1,500, identical to the Noir Black variant. It comes with a black-and-gold color scheme, with a gold accent around the camera.

In February this year, Motorola announced that its foldable RAZR would be available in a new Blush Gold  [Read More…]

If you want a small phone, a clamshell foldable is your best bet

Finally, a smartphone that fits in my pockets! It’s a miracle!

A history of the folding phone Galaxy Z Flip vs. Moto RAZR Why your next phone should be a foldable Why your next phone shouldn’t be a foldable

If I weren’t self-isolating to avoid Coronavirus, I would be writing this editorial from Walt Disney World, my favorite place to work through writer’s block. And drawing eyes left, right, and center would be  [Read More…]

5 reasons why your next phone shouldn’t be a foldable

Foldables are cool, but they aren’t ready to buy yet.

A history of the folding phone Galaxy Z Flip vs. Moto RAZR Why your next phone should be a foldable Why your next phone shouldn’t be a foldable

Foldable phones are exciting. Any time we get to watch smartphone technology take on a paradigm shift, it’s compelling. But as usual, there’s a difference between the technology debuting and it actually being put out  [Read More…]

What is a ‘foldable phone’ and why does it matter?

Best answer: A foldable phone is exactly what you think it is: a phone that can fold in half. Some fold vertically, others horizontally, but all of them have one thing in common — they turn a small device into a bigger one.

Nostagila in a name: Motorola RAZR ($ 1,500 at Verizon) The one with glass in the screen: Galaxy Z Flip ($ 1,380 at Samsung) The original folder: Galaxy Fold ($ 1.980 at Samsung) Size  [Read More…]

These are the best foldable phones in 2020

We’re still in the early days of the foldable phone re-emergence, but there are a couple of options available if you want to buy-in. These are no longer concepts or prototypes, they’re complete phones that are on store shelves just like any other. Right now, the best overall foldable is the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip because of its ability to just work like a normal phone most of the time … until it folds back in half again.

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What you need to know about Samsung’s foldable Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung’s second foldable ditches plastic and is super pocketable.

Prior to 2019, folding smartphones seemed like nothing more than a distant dream. However, thanks to innovations from the likes of Samsung, Huawei, and Motorola, folding phones are now more of a reality than they ever have been.

Following the rocky release of the Galaxy Fold last year, Samsung is now taking a different approach to foldables with the Galaxy Z Flip. Rather than create another phone and  [Read More…]

Galaxy Fold vs. Motorola RAZR: Which foldable phone should you buy?

Foldable flagship Samsung Galaxy Fold

$ 1,930 at Best Buy

Pros Top-tier specs Long battery life Massive real estate Great cameras Cons Fragile and not water-resistant Very expensive Cover screen is cramped

The Galaxy Fold is Samsung’s most ambitious phone yet, able to fold out from a thick, narrow phone-sized device with a small screen to a thin miniature tablet, and it all fits in your pocket. It has a whopping six cameras, flagship-tier specs, and  [Read More…]

Huawei’s foldable Mate X2 may arrive with six cameras and a stylus

It is rumored to launch in Q3 2020.

What you need to know A patent filed by Huawei with the EUIPO has revealed the design of the company’s upcoming foldable phone. The phone will feature an outward folding screen and a total of six cameras. It will also come with a built-in stylus.

Huawei is expected to announce an upgraded version of its Mate X foldable phone at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next month. The  [Read More…]

Here’s what you need to know about the foldable Motorola RAZR

The 2020 RAZR is a fascinating mix of old and new.

The Motorola RAZR from the early 2000s will go down as one of the most popular phones in history. It may not look like much in the year 2020, but in its heyday, the RAZR was darn special.

Feeding off people’s constant want for nostalgia and with foldable phones spiking in popularity, Motorola is bringing the RAZR back. However, instead of being an old-fashioned flip phone,  [Read More…]