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Apple Patents Futuristic iPhone With Flexible, Wraparound Display

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We’ve been waiting for Samsung to launch a new smartphone with a flexible, wraparound display ever since the Korean company began showing off its new technology at trade shows like CES. But it may need to move a little faster if it wants to be the first to market with this new form factor.

A new Apple patent published today by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office shows the Cupertino company has been also experimenting with wraparound displays for the iPhone, which provide a more rounded form factor not too dissimilar to that of the fourth- and fifth-generation iPod nanos.

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Say Goodbye To Shattered Screens! Next iPhone Will Feature Flexible OLED Display [Rumor]

Say Goodbye To Shattered Screens! Next iPhone Will Feature Flexible OLED Display [Rumor]

Your new iPhone probably won't be this bendy, but it will be incredibly durable. (Image courtesy of DVICE.com.)

Apple’s next-generation iPhone could finally put an end to fragile smartphones by adopting a flexible OLED display that can bend and twist without so much as a crack. The technology will reportedly come from Samsung — one of Apple’s biggest display partners — which claims to have already received “huge” orders from certain companies.Say Goodbye To Shattered Screens! Next iPhone Will Feature Flexible OLED Display [Rumor]

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