Samsung has patented the mobile device with a folding display
The US patent office granted Samsung a patent for a mobile device with a folding display. Described in the patent design for the transformation of the coiled flexible display in a flat form and back. The design includes the cavity for the coiled display arm attached to the sliding edge of the screen and the mechanism that support a detailed screen.
The intent of the inventors, a new form factor to give your smartphone or tablet.
The patent application was filed in may of last year. When the market will be devices with folding displays — is still unknown.
Source: Patently Mobile