The LG V50 connects to a second screen to become a clamshell dual-screen device. Photo: Ben Sin

First impressions of LG G8 and V50: 5G-ready and a second screen or infrared palm unlock

  • LG’s two latest flagship handsets appear identical at first glance but they differ inside
  • The V50 can be attached to a second screen, and the G8 can be unlocked with a sweep of the palm
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The LG V50 connects to a second screen to become a clamshell dual-screen device. Photo: Ben Sin
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Named the Mate X, Huawei’s foldable device has a single 8-inch OLED display that folds and bends at near the halfway point to become a smaller handset with screens on the front and back. Photo: Ben Sin

Huawei Mate X first look: foldable phone outshines rival Samsung handset in almost every way

  • 5G-ready Mate X with back-to-back, almost edge-to-edge screens that fold out to 8 inches wide in tablet mode, is a jaw-dropping 5.4mm thick
  • With good build quality and responsive software, handset goes on sale in China and Europe in June at a price of US$2,600
Topic |   Huawei

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Named the Mate X, Huawei’s foldable device has a single 8-inch OLED display that folds and bends at near the halfway point to become a smaller handset with screens on the front and back. Photo: Ben Sin
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