Tag: Foldable Phones

Samsung’s future foldables could bring back notification LEDs in a big way

46 minutes ago Samsung is experimenting with a LED strip on the hinges of its future foldable phones. The strip would act as a notification light but also a chief, defining design characteristic for Samsung’s foldables. We don’t see too many notification LEDs on modern smartphones, and it’s a shame. The practical little flasher provided […]

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Galaxy Z Fold 2 durability test reveals major fixes and enduring flaws

4 hours ago JerryRigEverything has subjected Samsung’s Galaxy Z Fold 2 to a durability test. The hinge is much better at repelling dirt than the original Fold. The display is as fragile as ever, though. If you want an illustration of how Samsung’s foldable phone technology has advanced, look no further. JerryRigEverything (aka Zack Nelson) […]

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Patent: Apple is working on self-healing coatings for future foldables

2 hours ago Apple has patented a self-healing coating for a foldable phone. The patent details how the foldable could effectively buff out scratches to its surface without user intervention. Foldable phones are a boon for those craving tablet-sized displays in smartphone-sized bodies. There is a disadvantage though. As traditional scratch-resistant glass doesn’t bend, display […]

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8 improvements and additions we’d like to see on the Surface Duo 2

9 hours ago The Surface Duo represents a return to the mobile sector for Microsoft, albeit in a very unconventional form factor. Microsoft’s new device sports two screens to enable better multitasking and productivity, but it’s far from a perfect experience. You can get the full story in our review below, but there are a […]

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Microsoft Surface Duo unboxing: What do you get for $1,400?

12 hours ago [embedded content] Microsoft’s Surface Duo phone-tablet thingy just showed up on our doorstep. We’re pretty stoked to see the company’s new vision for a phone, years after it abandoned its own hardware and operating system. But almost equally interesting to Microsoft’s take on Android is the hardware, sporting two independent displays versus […]

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