Samsung’s patent shows a phone using a slide-out screen to become a tablet


We recently told you about a patent Samsung received for a phone with a rollable, retractable display. This would allow the user to pull a smartphone from both sides and turn the device into a tablet. The screen would stretch out, attached to rails that would allow it to expand. Now, Samsung has received a patent from the KIPO (Korean Intellectual Property Office) for another phone that becomes a tablet, this time through the use of a hidden screen that is pulled out from the right side of the device when needed. Samsung filed the patent application at the end of 2018 and it was granted in …

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