In recent times, smartphone manufacturers are pushing the boundaries of futuristic designs.
Whereas a number of several years ago foldable devices seemed as science fiction, the tech has led to designs becoming increasingly more innovative. Currently, Samsung has patented a new handset, one with a futuristic transparent screen.
The South Korean technical giant filed the patent with the USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) and the WIPO (World Intellectual Property Office), according to a LetsGoDigital report. This was published on 27th August 2020 and describes the technology that is needed to deliver a transparent phone. Alternatively, the tech could even be used in other electronic devices like well, such as TVs, monitors, laptops, and gaming consoles.
The patent is based more about the tech aspect, likely to superb lengths to detail the alternative layers and sections required to achieve transparency. The product seen in the patent has narrow bezels and a large transparent screen. An OLED panel is apparently used, due to the fact this type of screen is equipped with a transparent luminous display which lets light shine through.
Sadly finer details regarding the unnamed Samsung Galaxy smartphone is now unknown. In addition, it is moreover unclear if the South Korean tech giant is Quite working on this sort of a product, or just filed the patent to cover all bases for future a probable release in the far future and this does offer us a glimpse of what smartphones could look like in after a few several years.