Samsung has already unveiled plans for a foldable screen for its yet-to-be-released Galaxy X, but now it looks like the tech company could be about to go one step further.
At the SID tech conference in LA yesterday, Samsung debuted a flexible screen that can roll, bend and stretch before snapping back to its original position — a lot like a trampoline does.
According to OLEDnet (Korean), Samsung says the stretchable OLED screen is based on Low-Temperature Polycrystalline Silicon (LTPS) display technology, which helps with deforming the necessary pixels for stretching.
The 9.1-inch OLED display is currently just a prototype, but its predicted the technology could be used for future Samsung phones, wearables, cars and even robots. Stay tuned for more information on this one.
In other tech news, Microsoft officially introduces the next generation of Surface Pro.