Newest Foldable Microsoft Tablet Phone Patents Shows Hinge Design With Tight Screen Gap

FOLDABLE MICROSOFT TABLET

The prospect of a foldable Microsoft tablet got more interesting in October when it suddenly was seen as credible that the patents Microsoft have filed on various designs for foldable tablets, were more than just patents. And since yesterday and up until today, new patents with several graphic illustrations of a foldable Microsoft tablet have been found at the international patent site Wipo, thanks to MSPoweruser. Past patents have shown … more…

Samsung SM-G888 Officially Listed On Samsung’s Web – Expected Upcoming 2018 Foldable / Dual-Screen Device

Model number Samsung SM-G888 with the specific version SM-G888NO have been officially listed on the support pages of Samsung’s web, strongly indicating that this device is well on its way to launch, though probably not jut yet. The news was discovered by Mobielkopen and later reported by Sammobile. And the Samsung SM-G888NO is expected to be one of Samsung’s upcoming foldable or dual-screen smartphones for 2018. And considering the timing … more…

Samsung Galaxy X Now Looks Like A Dual-Screen Smartphone Not Foldable Tablet After Interface Leaks

The much respected Samsung Galaxy tracking site Galaxyclub.nl in The Netherlands did some proper journalistic digging this week and came up with several examples of interfaces from the patents for the upcoming Samsung Galaxy X, one of Samsung’s first foldable mobile devices. But instead of being a foldable one-screen tablet that can flex and fold in the middle, the latest evidence suggests that Samsung Galaxy X will be a dual-screen … more…

Foldable Microsoft Tablet In The Works – Possible 2018 To 2019 Launch

Zac Bowden published another good article today writing on behalf of Windows Central, where he claims that the patents Microsoft have filed for foldable mobile devices, are more than just patents that secures rights for Microsoft, and that Microsoft is indeed working towards a foldable tablet or foldable phone that could launch as early as 2018, quoting insider sources. Though Bowden is the first person to caution that 2018 may … more…

Huawei Latest Company Now Known Working On A Foldable Phone

Huawei is now reported by Cnet to be working on a foldable phone. But unlike the dual-screen ZTE Axon M that was unveiled last week, Huawei seems to want to take different approach, with a bezel-less design solution. The news comes from a conversation initiated by Shara Tibken of Cnet, who got the information from talks with Richard Yu, the CEO of one of Huawei’s consumer divisons. And according to … more…

Dual Screen Foldable Smartphone ZTE Axon M Unveiled

We got a step closer to the launch of a foldable tablet today, as ZTE unveiled the dual screen foldable smartphone ZTE Axon M at Madison Square Garden in New York today. It will be available through AT&T. The screen is 6.75 inches wide in fold out mode, and 5.2 inches for each separate display. The specs are decent too, but first of all, what makes the ZTE Axon M … more…

Foldable Tablet Phone ZTE Axon Multy (Z999) FCC Approved – Specs Are Coming Out

Foldable Tablet Phone ZTE Axon Multy (Z999)

The foldable tablet phone ZTE Axon Multy (Z999) aka ZTE Axon M had its FCC approval listed today, revealing the first good specs overview in the process while confirming that ZTE Axon Multy (Z999) is indeed a foldable tablet phone, and that the timing coincides with the estimated mid-October unveiling date, as ZTE have booked Madison Square Garden on October 17. ZTE Axon Multy (Z999) specs that are confirmed, includes … more…

Samsung Aims To Launch Their First Foldable Tablet Phones In 2018

Samsung have been working on foldable tablets and tablet phones for years without launching any, and while Samsung could have launched such devices at the end of 2016 already, they decided not to, among other things because they felt that the key technologies weren’t good enough yet. But on September 12, Samsung mobile president Koh Dong-jin said during a press event for the Galaxy Note 8 in Seoul, that the … more…

First Foldable Tablet Phone ZTE Axon Multy To Launch In October According To Leak

The first foldable tablet phone may launch next month in October already, according to info obtained by Evan Blass. And according to today’s rumor, the ZTE Axon Multy is a collaboration between ZTE and AT&T that will launch in October for $650. The screen is measured to 6.8 inches, but the resolution is 1920 x 1080 in folded phone mode and 1920 x 2160 in unfolded tablet mode, so we … more…

Foldable Samsung Galaxy X Phone/Tablets Certified?

Samsung SM-G888

Samsung have been working on foldable tablets/phones for years, on and off at various stages, and while two models technically could have been launched at the start of the year, Samsung were soon rumored to wait until the market shifted a little while their technologies also matured more, and there were even talks of postponing the developments of the devices because of reshuffles within Samsung. Since then, the first real … more…

Prototypes Of Foldable Tablets On Display From Display Manufacturers During Trade Show

The display manufacturers have several foldable tablet and foldable phone screens on display as prototypes these days, as evident by the latest videos from Charbax, that Liliputing wrote about yesterday when it brought attention to a prototype of a foldable 10.2-inch E Ink eReader with a black and white display. But E Ink isn’t the only company ready to deliver foldable screens or foldable displays if manufacturers wants them. Large … more…

Samsung Galaxy X – Samsung’s First Foldable Tablet Phone Hybrid Trademarked?

Samsung Galaxy X - Foldable Tablet

Galaxyclub noted today that Samsung Galaxy X have had its trademark name filed by Samsung at the Patent and Trademark Office in the US. The product description for the Samsung Galaxy X where Samsung describes what the trademark name is for is a little bit funny, because normally it is stated clearly and briefly what products the name is assigned to, like Samsung Galaxy Note being assigned to tablets and … more…

Samsung Foldable Tablets Pushed Back To Q3 2017 Launch Believes The Korea Herald

Samsung Foldable Tablet

During summer and fall 2016 it was believed that the first Samsung foldable tablets and smartphone hybrids would be launched at MWC 2017 at earliest, but now new reports, this time from The Korea Herald via Sammmobile, believes that Samsung’s first foldable tablets will be pushed back to a Q3 launch, citing change in design as as well as reshuffle within Samsung as the reason for the delayed launch. The … more…

LG Foldable Tablets + Smartphones Hybrids In Development

LG Foldable Tablet

Another contender in the upcoming foldable tablet / foldable smartphone market is now officially working on such a device to, and this time it’s LG, naturally well positioned as it is because of its already extensive use of OLED displays. From before we know that there are foldable Samsung tablets due for a possible launch in 2017, and that foldable Lenovo tablet prototypes have been showcased, and that two Chinese … more…

Foldable Tablet Prototype Lenovo Folio Showcased

Lenovo Folio - Foldable Tablet

At yesterday’s Tech World 2016 show, Lenovo showcased their first foldable tablet prototype, called Lenovo Folio. And while this is currently just a prototype, the Lenovo Folio is nevertheless a fully functional foldable tablet, and not just that but it looks great too. And it shows us a design that has found what may be the smartest way to either manufacture a foldable tablet, or to make it attractive, which … more…