Huawei delays launch of Mate X foldable phone after Samsung debacleThe launch of Samsung's first folding smartphone was thrown into crisis after the device's early versions reportedly broke when unfolded. Huawei will delay the launch of its first foldable smartphone, the Mate X , saying it wants to test the device further.The move comes after rival Samsung's foldable phone, the Galaxy Fold, suffered screen issues when being reviewed by early testers in April. The Chinese tech giant will now launch the phone in September, having initially hoped to release the device this summer, as it carries out extra tests on the phone. SEE ALSO :Users: Newly launched Sh200,000 Samsung Galaxy phone is breaking"We don't want to launch a product to destroy our reputation," a spokesman for the company said. Both Huawei and Samsung announced their foldable devices in February.
Source: Standard Digital June 15, 2019 05:37 UTC