Royole FlexPai 2 foldable phone is brighter and more bendy

Samsung, Motorola, and Huawei may have been the best-known companies to launch phones with foldable displays in 2019. But Royole was the first company to unveil a foldable phone. It’s just that the original Royole Flexpai wasn’t all that impressive in person thanks to a janky folding mechanism and highly visible crease. Now Royole is back with the Flexpai […]

Samsung to sell Galaxy Z Flip’s foldable glass displays to other companies

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is the first smartphone to ship with a foldable glass display. And while it turns out the screen may not actually be that much more durable than plastic, it certainly looks nice and early reports are that it feels nicer than the foldable plastic OLED screen on the new Motorola Razr […]

Compal Flex Book is a foldable tablet with a laptop dock

Dell unveiled a concept tablet with a foldable OLED display at CES in January, and Lenovo promised to actually bring one to market later this year. Meanwhile Taiwanese manufacturer Compal has unveiled a Flex Book design that combines elements of a foldable tablet and a 2-in-1 laptop. At first glance the Flex Book looks like a […]

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip is a modern flip phone with a flexible glass display

Samsung’s first smartphone with a foldable AMOLED display got mixed reviews, but at least it had a clear selling point — it’s a phone that also works as a tablet when unfolded. The company’s next phone is a modern smartphone that… you can fold in half. If early reviews of the similarly-shaped Motorola Razr are […]

You probably shouldn’t buy a smartphone from Pablo Escobar’s brother (Updated)

Late last year a company founded by the little brother of the late Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar started promising to sell a smartphone with a foldable display for a fraction of the price charged by more established companies. So far Escobar Inc has failed to deliver its first phone… but that hasn’t stopped the […]

This is (probably) the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip foldable smartphone

Rumor has it that Samsung’s next smartphone with a foldable display won’t be a tablet that folds in half to become a phone-sized device like the Samsung Galaxy Fold. It’s expected to be a foldable flip phone-style device, more like the Motorola Razr. In December the first real-world picture of the rumored phone started making […]

Motorola Razr foldable phone will be available Feb 6 (pre-orders open Jan 26)

After a slight delay, Motorola’s first smartphone with a foldable OLED display is almost here. The company says the Motorola Razr goes up for pre-order at Motorola, Walmart, and Verizon starting January 26th, and it will be available in stores February 6th. As expected, the smartphone will be expensive — it sells for $1,500 (or about […]

Intel unveils “Horseshoe Bend” concept with a 17 inch foldable display

The first mobile PCs with foldable displays are set to ship this year, likely starting with the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Fold with its 13.3 inch foldable screen. But Intel says it’s been hearing that some customers want an even larger display in a portable package — so the company developed a design for an even larger […]