Tech giant, Apple has reportedly filed a patent application for its first foldable display smartphone. The patent which was published by the US Patent and Trademark Office, describes a foldable phone with a display that can be ‘opened and closed like a book’ and comes amid recent rumours the tech giant might be working with LG on the latest model.
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The technology will redefine the smartphone and gadgets market as this idea had been in the works for a long time.
The patent was published in November, 2017 by the US Patent and Trademark Office. See further caption - 'An electronic device may have a flexible portion that allows the device to be folded.' 'The device may have a flexible display.' 'The flexible display may have a bending region that allows the display to bend along a bend axis when the device is folded.'