Apple’s new iPhone? Wraparound display, no buttons
March 30, 2013
According to patent application 20130076612, just filed by Apple, a potential smartphone design could include a full wraparound display, have no buttons.
A flexible display panel would be configured to display content at any portion of the gadget’s frame, ZDNET reports.
The use of AMOLED and a conical shape for the flexible panel could offer users “an illusion of depth perception [...] mimicking a 3D experience.”
Facial recognition technology could be used to detect a registered end-user of the smartphone.