Foldable Oppo Tablet With External Smartphone Docked Into Back Granted Patents

Patent for foldable Oppo tablet with smartphone docked into the back

Dutch tech website LetsGoDigital have found a patent granted to smartphone maker Oppo for what is a foldable tablet with an external smartphone on its back. It sounds somewhat reminiscant of the Asus PadFone that was in production until 2015, where various sized tablets had a smartphone docked into the back of them too. Workable foldable Oppo tablets have long since been demonstrated by Oppo already, as Oppo was one … more…

Foldable Huawei Mate X To Launch November 15 Says Report

Can you believe it’s been 9 months already since Huawei unveiled its first foldable tablet phone? Well at least it looks like it may finally be released this month on November 15th, with the latest report being that the display has been covered by a layer of polyamide film. The story originates from ETNews who have been told that Huawei have been supplied with a innovative new transparent polyamide film … more…

Samsung Galaxy Fold Announced For US Launch On September 27

Samsung US announced today that the foldable Samsung Galaxy Fold that has already been launched in South Korea, will be launched this coming Friday, September 27. It will only be launched in limited quantities initially, and only at a few select stores too. Samsung says that only some AT&T stores, some Best Buy stores, and some Samsung Experience Stores will sell the Galaxy Fold at launch. This is the same … more…

Samsung’s Next Foldable Believed To Be Called Galaxy W20 5G

Samsung Galaxy W20 5G

Samsung’s first foldable has been the Galaxy Fold that is now in the process of launching in limited quantities in market after market. There’s been a few leaks and rumors around the next couple of Samsung foldables for months too, and now it looks like we may have a name for the second Samsung foldable, as someone seems to have taken a picture of exhibition banner for a foldable flip … more…

Foldable TCL FlexTab Specified For Launch In Q3 2020

According to a roadmap Evan Blass has published, TCL will launch their foldable tablet next year in Q3 2020. Featuring a flexible OLED display like all other foldables, it’s called TCL Flextab and will according to the roadmap launch for €1299 after two 5G smartphones from TCL as well. TCL revealed that it had made a foldable tablet phone prototype at MWC 2019 earlier this year, which featured 4 rear … more…

Samsung Galaxy Fold Reworked – Now To Launch In September

Samsung have made an international statement concerning the foldable Samsung Galaxy Fold that was originally intended to launch on April 26. Galaxy Fold will now launch in September says Samsung, without specifying the exact date yet. The original foldable Samsung Galaxy Fold was pulled from its original launch after the first invited tech journalists ended up with displays that would leave folds underneath or develop dust prone cracks on the … more…

Foldable Or Rollable Sony Prototype Rumored To Be In Development

AllAboutSamsung editor Max tweeted today that Sony is developing a prototype of a folding Sony tablet phone. The final specs are said possibly be a Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor with Qualcomm X50 model, while the prototype in development is said to have a Qualcomm Snapdragon 7250 system on chip, a 10x zoom camera, a 3220 mAh battery, and a nautilus design with LG Display panel. The curious bit here is … more…

8-Inch Samsung Foldable To Sport S Pen And Launch In 2020 Says Report

It’s been mentioned on 4 separate occasion over the last years that Samsung have been working on 3 differently sized foldables. The first Samsung Galaxy Fold was announced earlier this year with 4.6 + 7.3-inch displays. Now we are once again hearing about the 8-inch Samsung foldable via Korean magazine The Elec where it’s claimed that this 8-inch foldable tablet phone will launch in 2020. Based on talks with insiders, … more…

13.3-Inch Foldable Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Previewed – Launch In 2020

Foldable Tablet Lenovo ThinkPad X1

The most exciting thing to be unveiled at Lenovo’s 3 day event in Florida these days, has so far proven to be the 13.3-inch foldable Lenovo ThinkPad X1, a foldable Windows PC as Lenovo currently labels it. The first info on this device leaked in October 2018, when industry sources in South Korea leaked that LG had started developing the foldable OLED display on behalf of Lenovo. Related: 13-inch Foldable … more…

Two More Samsung Foldables In Development Says Rumor

For years before the Samsung Galaxy Fold was unveiled, it was mentioned from reliable sources that Samsung was experimenting with three differently sized foldables as far back as from 2013. Now a rumor launched by Bloomberg today reiterates that Samsung is working on the development of two foldables with different folding designs than that of the two-screen Samsung Galaxy Fold, where one may be a clamshell type, and the other … more…

Patents For Foldable Apple PhonePad Suggests Heating System For Display

Ever since the first leak on the possibility of a foldable iPhone or some sort for foldable iPad, PhonePad, or iFold, there hasn’t really been any news ever since. But at least some Apple patents for a foldable tablet reveals that one way in which Apple approaches the hard-to-solve issue of wobbly or cracking display folds, is to heat up the part of the display where the fold will be, … more…

Oppo Foldable Tablet Phone Prototype Shown During MWC 2019

Foldable tablet

It was rumored back in December that Oppo would unveil their own foldable tablet phone on February 25th, and as we can see the rumors were accurate. At least Oppo would show off what the current prototype of the folding phone / foldable tablet phone looks like in its current form. But Oppo also said that this isn’t an unveiling, and that they’re only waiting for feedback from interested parties … more…

8-Inch Foldable Tablet Phone Huawei Mate X Unveiled

Huwei Mate X Foldable Tablet

Huawei announced their first foldable tablet / folding smartphone today, with the MWC 2019 unveiling of the Huawei Mate X. It was announced today, but it’s technically not ready for launch yet, which Huawei estimates will happen “in the middle of 2019.” The price in Euro will be €2299, which indicates as US launch price of around $1999 to $2099. So, as those of us who have been following the … more…

First Foldable Huawei Mate X Picture Leaked Through Billboard Banner Spyshot

Foldable Tablet Huawei Mate X

Huawei itself teased 3 weeks ago that it would announce a foldable tablet phone as MWC kicks off in Barcelona, Spain on February 24. And in preparation for the event, Huawei have been working on the stage in advance hanging up banners. And in an alleged leaked photo by Hupu user Pokertea and later reported by 9to5google, we can catch a brief glimpse of what we can expect tomorrow. And … more…

Samsung Galaxy Fold Announced – To Launch April 26

Samsung Galaxy Fold

Samsung started the Samsung Unpacked event today by fully announcing the folding smartphone or foldable tablet phone Samsung Galaxy Fold. It will be launched on April 26, so we may not have to wait too long for it. The specs are very high, so all that remains to be seen is if the specs and features can justify the starting price of $1980. There will be 4G LTE as well … more…