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…

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…

Foldable Oppo Tablet To Be Unveiled At MWC 2019

Oppo Foldable Tablet

The first prototype of a foldable Oppo tablet phone was shown to a few people as far back as in 2016, so we knew Oppo was serious about developing such a tablet. Then in July 2018 we learned through Korean insights that Oppo had started to source components for their foldable tablet phone for production in 2019. And now a new report from the Dutch technology magazine LetsGoDigital says that … 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…

Foldable Tablets And Displays On Show From Samsung And Oppo

Oppo's foldable tablet prototype in 2016

Both Samsung and Oppo have gained some attention for foldable tablet displays over the last 24 hours. Samsung have showcased a display using a flexible AMOLED display, which actually rolls up. Although this won’t necessarily translate to tablet computers on a roll. Although you can get foldable keyboards on a roll. Samsung have a few patents on flexible displays, and have been rumored to work on foldable tablets and smartphones … more…