Samsung and Huawei's next moves could make or break foldable phones - CNET

2019 was supposed to be the year of the foldable phone, but it is already halfway through the year and we still do not have any idea of how these phones are supposed to change our lives, or at least the way we use our smartphones. This is because not only has the Samsung Galaxy Fold’s launch been delayed, but so has the Huawei Mate X.This is according to a report from CNBC in which a Huawei spokesperson has told the publication that they have pushed the launch of its foldable smartphone from June to September. It seems that the company has learnt from Samsung’s mistakes with the Galaxy Fold and are also taking steps to ensure that the same thing will not happen to them as well.According to the Huawei spokesperson, “We don’t want to launch a product to destroy our reputation.” At this point in time, it is unclear as to what kind of potential problems the Huawei Mate X could face, but we suppose it’s better to be safe than sorry. The Huawei Mate X is also priced much higher

Samsung and Huawei's next moves could make or break foldable phones - CNET

Commentary: The rush to make the Galaxy Fold and Mate X first to foldable is mired in delay. There's a lesson here.

Wed 19 Jun 19 from CNET

Galaxy Fold and Mate X delays: What happens next will have ripple effects for foldable phones - CNET

Commentary: Samsung and Huawei's rush to be first to foldable is ending in delay. There's a lesson here.

Tue 18 Jun 19 from CNET

Stricken by mounting delays, foldable phone makers must go slow - CNET

Commentary: In the case of the Galaxy Fold and Mate X, what happens next is crucial.

Tue 18 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Rushing foldable phones was a bad idea. Just ask Samsung and Huawei - CNET

Commentary: In the case of the Galaxy Fold and Mate X, slow and steady may win the race.

Sun 16 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Delays reveal foldable phones as the beta devices they always were - CNET

Commentary: Galaxy Fold and Mate X holdup shows that it's best to go slow.

Sun 16 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Rushing foldable phones doesn't work. Just ask Samsung and Huawei - CNET

Commentary: Galaxy Fold and Mate X delays show that foldables aren't ready yet.

Sat 15 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Rushing foldable phones doesn't work. Just ask Samsung and Huawei - CNET, Sat 15 Jun 19 from CNET Cutting Edge

Huawei Mate X Delayed To September For Extra Testing

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Fri 14 Jun 19 from Ubergizmo

Samsung denies it will launch the Galaxy Fold in July, report says - CNET

The foldable phone will not be launching in July, Samsung has reportedly said.

Fri 14 Jun 19 from CNET

Huawei, like Samsung, delays its foldable smartphone

Huawei claims the Galaxy Fold, not the export ban, is to blame for the delay. Right...

Fri 14 Jun 19 from Arstechnica

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