Samsung Infinity – The First 7.3-Inch Foldable Samsung Tablet Phone Officially Announced Today

Samsung Foldable Tablet

Justin Denison, SVP of Mobile Product Marketing at Samsung announced Infinity Flex Display today during the Samsung Developer Conferece 2018 in San Francisco, and in that process showed us a disguised version of the first foldable Samsung tablet phone. Denison would only give the audience a brief glimpse of this disguised version both folded and folded out for about 20 seconds, because he didn’t want to reveal the design of … more…

Samsung Hints Of Foldable Tablet Phone To Come

Samsung Foldable Tablet

Samsung updated some of its social media channels today with a new profile picture that shows the otherwise straight Samsung logo, now folded over instead. The timing coincides with the Samsung Developer Conference in San Francisco in two days, where it’s expected that Samsung will give the world a preview of the “Samsung Galaxy F” foldable tablet phone, or what else it’s name might be. The model number of the … more…

Foldable Samsung Galaxy F Tablet Rumored To Be Previewed On November 7-8

Sammobile believes that Samsung’s first foldable tablet phone, believed to be a Samsung Galaxy F series of folding tablet phones, will be teased in a preview next week. Next week will see the Samsung Developer Conference 2018 between November 7 – 8 in San Francisco, where Samsung have already said in the invitation to the conference that it will talk about its latest products. The Samsung Galaxy F series (Samsung … more…

Royole FlexPai – World’s The First Foldable Tablet Announced

Royole FlexPai - World's The First Foldable Tablet Announced

The up until today generally unknown company Royole Corporation announced the world’s first foldable tablet today by the name Royole FlexPai. Actually the company itself calls the Royole FlexPai “the world’s first commercial foldable smartphone” because it is both a mobile phone and a foldable tablet. Royole is a flexible AMOLED screen developer itself, so they have easy access to folding AMOLED displays, and they already have an ereader on … more…

13-inch Foldable Tablet From Lenovo With LG Display Reported To Go Into Production In Second Half Of 2019

Lenovo LG Foldable Tablet 13 Inch OLED

Android Authority picked up a story today from South Korean media ETNews, who reports that Lenovo is buying flexible screens from LG in order to produce a folding tablet at 13 inches, which would make it the largest of foldable tablets rumored to launch within the coming 2 years. LG is Samsung’s main rival in the production of OLED displays, and according to the industry sources ETNews have spoken to, … more…

Foldable Huawei Phone On Track For November Launch – ‘Samsung Winner’ Quoted As Project Name For Samsung’s First Foldable

What sounds like interesting news out of Asia this week, has it on good authority that Huawei will indeed try to be the first of the major phone and tablet brands to launch a foldable tablet phone / foldable phone by November this year. We have covered this news before, but that was at the start of the year when November 2018 was still far away. Things are different now … more…

Oppo And Xiaomi Both Developing Foldable Tablets Due In 2019

Oppo's foldable tablet prototype in 2016

We have known for over 2 years that Oppo have been working on developing a foldable tablet after we saw their first prototype back then, and it’s been rumored for a while that Xiaomi too has felt the need to get into that game as well. But now a new report from Korean ET News says that both companies are actually in the process of sourcing components for these foldable … more…

Samsung Q2 Earnings Reports Pick Up Of Foldable Panels For Second Half Of 2018

Samsung announced its second quarter earnings report today, and with that some of its forward guidance too, providing a sneak peek into Samsung’s belief in the impact of their new technologies. Chief among them those interested in mobile technologies, is the launch of the new Note smartphone next week, but also that while Samsung did mention slow adoption of flexible OLED displays hurting their flexible OLED panel sales as a … more…

Samsung’s Flexible OLED Display Verified As Unbreakable

Samsung Flexible OLED Display Panel

Samsung announced yesterday that their newest flexible panel has just been verified as “unbreakable” by Underwriters Laboratories, and that it may even be tougher than Gorilla Glass. The display/panel in question is Samsung’s latest flexible panel which is also a OLED panel, so there’s no sacrifice on the quality of the display either, since OLED displays are what Samsung use on the flagship tablets, both the Android and the Windows … more…

Foldable Microsoft Tablet Phone Described In Alleged Leaked Microsoft Email

The Verge says it has seen a leaked email from Microsoft, detailing what we can call either the foldable Microsoft tablet phone, or a Microsoft pocketable Surface. When I first read about this yesterday, I didn’t think any more of it, because there isn’t anything new in the story. It can’t confirm the size, what it’s intended for, what specs it will have, what sort of chipset it will run, … more…

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 Huawei 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…