The company has filed the foldable phone patent with the US patent
The Apple company has actually filed a patent for the iPhone which will now have a flexible portion thereby allowing the handsets to be opened up and closed just like a book. This news arrived after a report which has claimed that the company earlier was working with the LG for the development of the foldable mobile phones .The company had filed a request for getting the foldable phone patent with the US patent and also the Trade Mark Office way back in the year 2014 .The patent was granted finally to the company this month only.
The foldable design of new iPhone will have OLED panel and also metallic hinge
The foldable design of the iPhone will have the OLED panel and also the metallic hinge which allows the folding of the display just like in case of the clamshell mobile phones. Thus this electronic device will be having the flexible portion which will be allowing the device to be folded .Well this trend of the foldable mobile has been around since long .Even the Lenovo Company has showcased the folding tablet prototype which has become the smart phone with the dual screen. So now the Apple Company is also joining the bandwagon with the foldable mobile phone. The smart phone will be having the flexible portion which will be allowing the devices to be folded.
The production of panel for foldable mobile phone will be starting from the year 2020
The flexible display will have the bending portion too which will facilitate it to bend along its axis when this device is actually folded. Earlier the reports have suggested that the company has decided to join the LG but not the Samsung as the firm has the fear that its specifications could be leaked as the Samsung Company is its rival now.
The proposed design will be envisioning a foldable feature just like the flip flop
The production of the panel for foldable mobile phone will be starting from the year 2020.In the mean time, the LG Company has completed the foldable OLED panel prototype too and it is also now upgrading the phone’s durability and also the yield rate. The production of the first OLED began at the E5 plant in the Gumi which is located in the North Gyeongsang Province.
On the occasion of iPhone’s anniversary, there will be at least one of the iPhone’s new models that will be getting the OLED screen
Next year is the tenth anniversary of the iPhone, so on the occasion there will be at least one of the iPhone’s new models that will be getting the OLED screen. The proposed design will be envisioning a foldable feature of the mobile phone just like the flip flop. While the details of this report cannot be verified in an independent manner but both the Samsung as well as the LG has already declared to the public about the prototypes for the out foldable panels.