Apple patented foldable iPhones and iPads

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has confirmed Apple's application for a brand new foldable iPad and iPhone.

The document describes a certain device thatin the future, it could be both the new flexible iPad and the iPhone +. At the same time, in essence, the device will be closer to Microsoft's Surface Neo than to Samsung Galaxy Z Fold or Huawei Mate X.

It is also possible that the displaysfolding apparatus will be removable. And if we are talking about a larger version of the device, then the iPhone can act as a screen. There is even a special magnet system for this.


Let us remind you that in recent months there have beenan abundance of rumors about new lines of smartphones with flexible displays. This is the conditional Google Pixel Fold, the announcement of which is expected already in 2022, and now here is something from Apple.

Source: USPTO