Apple is somehow considering the possibility of releasing a folding iPhone. The possible interest of the manufacturer in the development of a smartphone with a flexible design is confirmed by a new patent published by the Patent and Trademark Office.
Apple somehow considers the possibility of producing a folding iPhone. The possible interest of the manufacturer in developing a smartphone with a flexible structure is confirmed by a new patent published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
img From the description of the invention it follows that the described device will not have a visible hinge For example, it is planned to equip the MacBook. Flexibility of the design will be possible with the help of the so-called liquid metal with a new memory effect for the industry.
Rumors about a possible exit of the folding iPhone began to appear after information about Samsung’s plans to launch the Galaxy X with a flexible design leaked to the Web. According to preliminary data, the release of a bendable smartphone from Koreans is scheduled for the second half of 2018.
Few people know that the company already has a bendable display smartphone in its assortment. They, oddly enough, is the iPhone X. In order to ensure the operability of all areas of the display (especially the frames), the manufacturer is forced to tilt its edges inwards.