Apple pursuing idea of an iPhone with a ‘wrap around’ display

A future iPhone could feature a curved surface that wraps around to give a screen on both sides.

Detail from the patent showing one form of wraparound iPhone displayDetail from the patent showing one form of wraparound iPhone display

Apple files countless patent applications every year, and it is granted something like countless minus one. Just because there’s a patent, just because it’s been granted, it does not follow that Apple will make whatever the idea is — except sometimes, surely, it must be very keen.

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