A couple of years, iPhone can expect radical changes. The device will receive a brand new form factor: a fully bendable body and a display. According to the analyst of Bank of America, Apple is already in talks with suppliers in Asia.
Apple is working on a smartphone with bendable screenthat can transform into tablet, thereby allowing to increase the area of the screen in the deployed position, according to the analyst. In Cupertino there are already several patents on bendable smartphone, so the company is seriously considering such a design. Moreover, there are preconditions that the Corporation is actively cooperating with LG, which has the technology bendable OLED display. The full production of such screens will be launched in 2020, and the iPhone is expected by the year 2020-2021.
Anyway, corporations are still to be solved many serious problems: at the current stage of technology development to make the system Board or battery flexible not possible.
When it comes to bendable smartphones, we can’t not remember Samsung company already has prototypes of smartphones with flexible displays that she even managed to demonstrate at a closed meeting during CES 2018. According to rumors, the company plans to launch Galaxy X 2019 at least a year before the bendable iPhone.