Samsung’s Foldable Tablet Phone Estimated To Cost $1850 By Financial Analyst

While we do look forward to Samsung’s first foldable tablet, we were set back a little by the estimated price put forward by a financial analyst at Golden Bride Investment, who believes Samsung’s first 7.3-inch foldable tablet phone might cost $1850. This is according to an article today by Korea Times printed in South China Morning Post. Another analyst at Shinhan Financial also confirms that he too believes like the … more…

8-Inch Foldable Huawi Tablet To Launch In November Says Report

A report from South Korean ETNews, says that Huawei is so eager to launch a foldable tablet ahead of Samsung, that Huawei plans to launch their first foldable tablet in November this year. Talks of a foldable Huawei tablet were first heard in October last year, when one of Huawei’s own division CEO’s admitted that Huawei was aiming to launch a foldable tablet in 2018. But now the latest report … more…

Motorola Patent On Foldable Tablet Hits The News

Motorola Foldable Tablet

An old Motorola patent for a foldable tablet phone has hit the news and gained press coverage the last few days, though the patent sketches reveals less than the actual real picture of the tablet already does. The story first originated from the Dutch site nl.letsgodigital.org, where the sketches shows the tablet with a tablet cover. Google bought Motorola in 2011 precisely to own the many patents that Motorola held … more…

Timeline On Samsung’s Foldable Tablets – Q1 2019 Unveiling Now Expected

A new purported timeline for Samung’s foldable tablets have been put together in a news piece by The Bell (via PhoneArena) in South Korea. It says that the blueprint for mass production of some of the parts have already been drawn up, and that these parts are expected to go into production in November. The suppliers have said that since the production is set to start in November, then the … more…

Pending Foldable Tablet Patents From Samsung Shows Additional Approach To Phone Accessability

After going through the patents for the 8 speaker iPad yesterday, I had to take another look at the various design patents for foldable tablets too, since patents have so far been a good indicator of what companies are up to what in the foldable tablet space. And while we have already covered foldable tablets and dual-screen phones from every possible angle so far, there is another patent (pending) from … more…

New Patents Suggests Microsoft Is Problem Solving Foldable Tablet Challenges

Microsoft Foldable Tablet

The five main problems with foldable tablet displays are blisters on the flexible display, cracking display folds, the death of pixels on the screen in the fold in particular, discolorization, and displays that starts altering their size after fold and wear through many different temperatures. With the current technologies available there are several ways of solving this, mostly depending on how tight you want the fold between the opposing folding … more…

Samsung Says OLED Displays Will Become Mainstream In 2018, Mentions Foldable OLED Devices In Their Q4 And 2017 Earnings Report

Samsung Electronics announced its Q4 and 2017 results in South Korea today, and among the highlights for us tablet followers was the emphasis on foldable OLED displays, mentioned 3 times by Samsung. Samsung believes OLED displays will become the mainstream display in smartphones in 2018, and also that OLED will reinforce its position because of (flexible) OLED display technology in coming foldable devices. And while Samsung stated that OLED displays … more…

Samsung’s First Foldable Smartphone Said To Be 7.3 Inches And To Go Into Production In 2018 With

The latest rumor or leak on Samsung’s first foldable tablet phone or dual-screen smartphone now says that Samsung decided to say yes to the product in November 2017, and that it may be launch in December 2018 or early in 2019. These news comes out of the South Korean news ETNews, who says that their industry sources have informed them that the foldable displays will be developed by March, with … more…

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…