IPhone X Fold - Apple received a patent for a foldable matrix
It also became known about Apple’s future plans. According to CNN, Apple received a patent for a folding matrix, which will soon be used for the iPhone and other devices. This patent was published by the relevant US office on May 28, and described it as a bendable device with a display and a lid. The application was filed back in January 2018, and it is among Apple’s patent applications. Daniel Ives, an analyst at Wedbush Securities, said that one should not expect the mass distribution of bendable smartphones. As for the idea, Apple has long thought about creating a new technology, the first rumors about a bendable IPhone appeared in 2017. The analyst also clarified that new bend smartphones should be expected not earlier than at the end of 2020, or even 2021. Although Apple lags behind its main competitor Samsung, in this case the company played into the hands of the opponent’s failure and there is a chance to release something on really worthwhile, improved iphone x fold.