Samsung Will Release More Affordable Foldable Smartphone

Samsung Will Release More Affordable Foldable Smartphone

The Galaxy Fold, Samsung’s first foldable device was released in September this year, after the failure of the initial model. The South Korean company managed to sell nearly 500,000 units of Fold, despite the exorbitant price of $2,000. However, the next foldable will be much more affordable at around 1 million South Korean won or around $845. Lower price tag will ramp up sales. In fact, Samsung is expecting that in 2020, they will ship…

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New Motorola Razr Review

New Motorola Razr Review

The long-time Motorola Razr series is returning to the market and its latest model could be the most unique foldable design available today. Design One interesting design factor of the new Motorola Razr is that its display folds without itself. This eliminates the unsightly crease found on the Galaxy Fold. Thanks to the ingenious mechanism, everything is properly tucked in. The hinge feels reliable and robust with reassuring snap when closed. Although the Razr isn’t…

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Samsung Officially Releases Galaxy W20 5G

Samsung Officially Releases Galaxy W20 5G

Samsung has released the W20 5G, its second foldable model. However, it’s not an entirely new device, but rather the same Galaxy Fold with some design modifications. It has white finish, stronger central higher and squarer edges.  Just like the original Galaxy Fold, the display of W20 5G measures 7.3-inch when unfolded and 4.5-inch when folded. On top of the internal display, there are two cameras, 10Mp and 8Mp. The rear-facing triple-lens camera comprises of…

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Motorola May Release a Bi-folding Clamshell RAZR Next Year

Motorola May Release a Bi-folding Clamshell RAZR Next Year

A bi-folding RAZR clamshell smartphone could be available for purchase next year. Motorola is addressing one design flaw of the current folding smartphone. The overhauled Galaxy Fold becomes thicker, taller and rather uncomfortable to carry when folded. This happens when you fold the device around its vertical axis, whether you fold it outwards or inwards. To make the phone truly compact, the RAZR 2020 will be folded on its horizontal axis. If this report is…

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Huawei Significantly Upgrades the Mate X

Huawei Significantly Upgrades the Mate X

After observing what’s happening with the preview units of Samsung Galaxy Fold, Huawei decided to put the brakes on the immediate launch of its foldable device, the Mate X. This gives the Chinese smartphone maker about five months to perfect its foldable design. Huawei definitely wants to avoid doing the same mistakes that could cause bad publicity, especially if things go awry. It’s risky to play as pioneer and Huawei foresees potential problems as well….

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Sony Will Release the Foldable Xperia F

Sony Will Release the Foldable Xperia F

Xperia F could be Sony’s first ever foldable device, after Samsung and Huawei introduced the same type of devices. In the meantime, a foldable Motorola RAZR and similar devices from LG and Xiaomi are currently under development. With the “F” stands for foldable, the Xperia F uses the flexible OLED display developed by Samsung. Sony may adopt the 21:9 aspect ratio, used by Xperia 1 and Xperia 10 models. This may indicate that the Xperia…

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Lenovo Introduces the World’s First Foldable Laptop

Lenovo Introduces the World’s First Foldable Laptop

Folding designs are being pitched in the smartphone industry as the next trend. It turns out that foldable device isn’t only applicable for smartphones. Lenovo has recently shown off the world’s first ever foldable laptop. At the present stage, it’s still a prototype, but Lenovo has been developing it for more than three years. Dubbed ThinkPad X1, the laptop will be available in 2020. It has 13.3-inch OLED touch display with 2K screen resolution and…

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Lenovo Gets New Patent for Vertically Folded Smartphone

Lenovo Gets New Patent for Vertically Folded Smartphone

Lenovo patented the vertical fold technology back in September 2018, which will be used for its future foldable device. To some extent, the patented design resembles the new Motorola RAZR model with its secondary screen. On the back, there’s a big hinge and users can choose the flex point, so the phone can fold halfway or almost fully. The patent drawings show that the bezels are big enough to accommodate the earpiece and front-facing camera….

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Foldable iPhone and iPad Concepts Are Introduced

Foldable iPhone and iPad Concepts Are Introduced

Foldable smartphone design is the latest trend in the market today. The leader in the Android devices industry, Samsung, has taken the wraps off the Galaxy Fold last month in the Galaxy Unpacked event. Huawei also unveiled the Mate X in the recent MWC event. Motorola also confirmed that it is preparing a folding device in the RAZR series. Apple is currently holding multiple patents related to folding mobile display. So, we shouldn’t be surprised…

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Recent Developments on Foldable Smartphone Technology

Recent Developments on Foldable Smartphone Technology

Advanced smartphone technologies are introduced each year and it appears that future designs will focus on physical flexibility. This includes flexible display and battery. This will allow smartphones to become foldable. Here are flexible models that may hit the market: Samsung: Late last year, Samsung gave us a brief glimpse of their first foldable design. It is believed that the model will be called Galaxy Flex or Galaxy F. It may make an official debut…

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