Samsung Patent Shows Galaxy Phone With iPhone X-Style Display Notch

Samsung Patent Shows Galaxy Phone With iPhone X-Style Display Notch

On the bright side, Samsung, which once drew flak for aping Apple mobile design, got hailed for sticking to the original Infinity Display design in the latest Galaxy S9 series.

And if the early production of the displays work out for Samsung, then the staggered release of the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X that we saw past year could be avoided by Apple.

The South Korean tech giant has submitted a patent application for a design of a smartphone that features the infamous notch on the display.

Another patent filed shows a Samsung phone with no notch. The iPhone X launch was delayed previous year compared to that of the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus because there were apparently issues with the production of the TrueDepth Camera system that powered the Face ID feature. This new device by Samsung has a dual camera setup on the back, there is no physical fingerprint scanner.

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On the lower end of the phone the phone are the headphone Jack, USB and grille for the speaker. From releasing an ad taking potshots at the notch to incorporating it in a smartphone, Samsung might just have lost the bragging rights over its fiercest rival. The fingerprint scanner appears to be missing from the device, indicating a possible under-display fingerprint sensor, a feature that the company has reportedly been working on. It all began with the Essential Phone, which featured a very small notch for its front-facing camera.

Look at that notch in the image at the top of the screen, Samsung fans.

With Samsung filing this patent, it doesn't necessarily mean that this Galaxy phone will become an actual product.

Probably, yes. Going by the number of Android devices with Apple iPhone X-like notch launched recently in the market, Samsung seems to have given in to the temptation of offering a similar phone in the coming months or early next year.

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