New Samsung Patent Suggests Foldable Tablet/Phone Hybrid Coming Next Year

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    Samsung has a new patent, and there are some rumors floating around that they already have a device planned for next year using it. It's for a foldable tablet/smartphone hybrid. It is basically just like it sounds and appears in the picture above. A tablet using flexible display tech folds up into a smartphone that you can carry with you.

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    Supposedly, the tablet will have an 8 to 9-inch OLED full HD display, but can be folded twice to miniaturize it. Here's a quote with a few more details,

    What do you think? Could this concept be the ultimate evolution of the mobile smart-device?

    Source: AndroidAuthority
     
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    Here's a cool video with some intriguing ideas which are likely coming in the future with flexible display tech: