CES 2019: Hands-on with the Royole FlexPai foldable phone



We got a chance to check out Royole’s FlexPai foldable phone late last year, but we got an updated look at CES 2019. This could be the year of the folding device, with Samsung also looking to launch itsr own flexible phone-tablet hybrid. And though Royole technically is the first to reveal its foldable phone, as of now, there are still some issues to work out before we can throw our endorsement behind it.

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25 thoughts on “CES 2019: Hands-on with the Royole FlexPai foldable phone

  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    Flip phone 2.0. What happens when you bend it the other way? Fun to fit in your jeans pocket. Where is the case?

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    It's a mess. You're looking to the big motorola from the future in the past.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    A folding tablet they should be able to shift at lest 3 units you do know that this was inspired by one of Salvador Dali pictures don’t you the melting clock .this is utterly stupid the worst think I’ve seen since a spoon with radio built in 👋

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    Is it just me or does anyone else fail to see the appeal of a foldable smart phone?

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    No thanks, its ugly and impractical. If they had made it more like a old skool flip phone dimensions with folding display this phone would have made sense, in this form factor it doesnt.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    I think folding smartphones are gimmick. I just don't see why anyone would want this.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    Its just the first one, being the first doesn't make you the winner in the long run.
    But the foldable phone is the future.
    Cool

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    wile i love this idea but right as this moment i love my iphone x and it has a long way before i even switch with is around 2020 to 2021. foldable is deff gonna be a thing in the future and im already loving the idea of it.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    No thanks. Not interesting in a bend phone. Although if an iPhone can stretch side ways to like an iPad screen while the back remains solid where you’re fingers are not touching a screen from behind that would be better.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    This is not a foldable phone. It's a foldable tablet with cellular capabilities.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    It is bending in the wrong direction. As if before Benz invented the automobile someone rushed to create a car with the wheels on the top of the vehicle…
    I think this "product" actually damages the concept of foldable devices, I am afraid people will identify foldable phones with this garbage.

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  • January 13, 2019 at 12:10 am
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    Why do phones even need to bend I thought the new I pad pro was enough?

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