Lollipop-powered Samsung W2016 flip phone with Exynos 7420 under the hood unveiled in China

Ever wonder what ever happened to the flip phone or clamshell. We’re pretty sure that a lot of you have owned one in the past, and miss the old days when you take your phone out of your pocket and flip the device to call or text. It looks like Samsung is reviving the trend, […]

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 Samsung SM-G9198 is a Lollipop-powered clamshell with a Snapdragon 808 under the hood

Back in May, we heard that a Samsung-made device with model number SM-G9198 would come with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 64-bit hexa-core processor (four ARM Cortex-A53, two ARM Cortex-A57 cores, and an Adreno 418 GPU) under the hood. Initially, it was believed that the device would be a Galaxy Mini of sorts, but, as it turns […]

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 TENAA leaks dual-screen Samsung Galaxy Golden 2 flip phone

TENAA is the Chinese equivalent of the FCC in the US, which means it the agency that certifies devices to be sold in China. It is also a source of information for yet to be announced smartphones. In this case, it is the dual-screen flip phone (or clamshell), the Samsung Galaxy Golden 2. The images […]

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 LG lifts the lid on new clamshell Android smartphone the Wine Smart

LG has lifted the lid on its first clamshell smartphone, the Android-powered Wine Smart. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4lHFdCgQwA&w=685&h=421] The new LG Wine Smart sports a 3.5-inch screen with a resolution of 320×480 pixels, an 8-megapixel rear-facing camera, a 0.3-megapixel front-facing camera, 4GB of internal storage, a 1.2GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad-core processor, 1GB of RAM, and a […]

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 The Wine Smart may be LG’s first flip smartphone

On LG’s Korean-speaking website, the Korean device maker teased what seems to be a flip smartphone or clamshell smartphone. If the reports are true, this would be the first flip smartphone from LG. LG has offered flip phones in the past, but these were affordable feature phones. On LG’s website, we know the device will […]

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 Samsung Master clamshell unveiled for South Korea

It looks like there’s still a market for clamshells or flip phones in South Korea, as the Korean tech giant has lifted the lid on a feature phone called the Samsung Master. The device will be a South Korean exclusive and will be available in 2G and 3G versions. Aside from sporting the traditional clamshell […]

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