Home / News / Samsung envisions its foldable smartphone as a ‘Winner’ We exclusively revealed three years ago that Samsung is working on a foldable smartphone codenamed “Project Valley.” There have been a lot of rumors and reports about the device since then and while Samsung is yet to officially launch this handset, it appears that the company believes that this handset is going to be a “Winner.”According to a new report out of South Korea, Samsung has renamed its foldable smartphone project. It’s no longer referred to as Project Valley internally. The report claims that Samsung now refers to its foldable smartphone project as Winner.Samsung might launch it at MWC 2019Samsung had said late last year that it was looking to launch the foldable smartphone in 2018 but that hasn’t happened so far. The company is yet to confirm when this much-awaited device will be out but it did say two months ago that its foldable smartphone is not going … [Read more...] about Samsung envisions its foldable smartphone as a ‘Winner’
We have been hearing about Samsung developing a "foldable smartphone" for about a couple of years now. And while the concept might sound a bit outlandish, we do remember that the Galaxy Note Edge, which launched back in 2014 was quite eccentric and far-out back then. But look at Samsung now — all of its flagships have the signature curve at the both sides of their screens. What we are saying here is that Samsung is no stranger to experimenting and pushing the envelope when it comes to display tech. And the foldable smartphone isn't exactly a secred — Sammy's CEO of Mobile DJ Koh has openly discussed some of the concerns that go with developing such a project. While it is possible that this product might delayed over and over again until the company believes it "got it right", the latest news is that we might get to see it within a year. So, it's a good time to take a look back at the leaks, rumors, and patents that would help us understant how and why that phone would … [Read more...] about What is Samsung’s foldable smartphone and when is it coming out? Here’s all we have so far!
Home / News / New details emerge about Samsung’s foldable smartphone Smartphone innovation has saturated in the last couple of years and companies are struggling to offer meaningful upgrades, resulting in slower replacement cycles. Smaller bezels and slightly improved cameras are not compelling enough for many customers to upgrade to the newer models. Smartphones with foldable displays are considered to be the next big technological milestone that can overcome this fatigue in the market.Samsung is widely considered to be the OEM that will bring the first foldable smartphone to the market (though Chinese OEM Huawei has recently joined the race). The company has sort of confirmed that it is working on such a product. There have been countless media reports, rumors, concepts, and patents about Samsung’s foldable smartphone, often dubbed the Galaxy X. Adding to the list, a new report from Korea has some interesting details about the form factor and launch timeline of … [Read more...] about New details emerge about Samsung’s foldable smartphone
The constant race to reveal the first smartphone that can [insert marketing message] is something we’ve seen over and over again. Whether it be the thinnest smartphone, the smallest bezels, the first with 3D screens, first with a secondary display, or some other “groundbreaking” feature- the perceived push to “be first” is real. The latest race is in the arena of flexible displays and foldable smartphones. Rumors suggest Huawei is powering full throttle to be the first to market in November. That may or may not be a good thing, for both Huawei and consumers, but you tell us: are you eager to try/buy a smartphone with a flexible and/or foldable display? Take Our Poll The “race” to achieve this feature has been a marathon and there are plenty of participants. Let’s take a look at some milestones along the way: April 2011 – Kyocera Echo is the first foldable smartphone (and terrible) Oct 2013 – LG Flex and Galaxy Round explore … [Read more...] about Would you buy a Foldable Smartphone?
Huawei is reportedly planning to launch its long rumored foldable smartphone in November. If true, Huawei could be the first OEM to have a truly foldable smartphone in their line-up. Samsung, Lenovo, Sony, LG, and Apple all appear to be sketching out plans for a truly foldable phone, but it seems like Huawei could be the one to claim that coveted 'world's first' title.The reports come from Korean publication ETNews, which claims sources with direct knowledge of Huawei's plans, shared the information.The sources suggest that the foldable handset is under development, and the company is aiming at November launch, while also claiming that Huawei has recently signed NDA terms with suppliers.Not on sale until 2019The phone could be showcased in November, but apparently it won’t go on sale until the company receives feedback. Huawei will most likely incorporate the suggested changes and then release the final model, which means it may not actually be … [Read more...] about Huawei’s ‘truly foldable’ smartphone might launch as soon as November