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Articulated hinge structures for foldable iPhone detailed in new research

December 3, 2020


Apple is continuing to develop non-traditional display technology that can fold out and expand along hinge articulation points, likely for a future foldable iPhone.

The company’s work on foldable display technology is no secret due to the slew of related patent applications it has filed. Some of those patents detail scroll-like or slidable displays that expand.

And in a patent application published Dec. 3 and titled “Electronic devices having folding expandable displays,” Apple continues that research with much more detail about potential hinge structures.

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