Future flexible Samsung smartphones to receive special hidden hinge, as reported by the online LetsGoDigital.
The South Korean giant records in the Office of the European Union on intellectual property (European Union Intellectual Property Office, EUIPO) brand Hideaway Hinge, or “Hidden hinge”.
The new connection will connect the body halves in such a way that the mechanism of bending will remain invisible. This will give mobile devices a more elegant look.
Interestingly, in the Samsung application for registration of a trade mark includes not only smartphones, but tablets as well. This means that the company is preparing a flexible device with a large display size.
Observers believe that the hidden hinge may be used in the new smartphone Samsung, announcement of which is scheduled for next year. We are talking about the device in the form factor classic clamshell.
Have called the device a vertically-elongated screen will be folded into the case. This will protect the panel from damage during everyday use.