Samsung Is Working On 'Perfect Full-Screen' Devices With Selfie Cameras Under the Display
Thursday March 14, 2019. 11:50 PM , from Slashdot
According to a report from Yonhap News Agency, Samsung's vice president of its display R&D group, Yang Byung-duk, said the company is working on making the entire front of its phones a screen, with no need for bezels or a camera cutout of any kind. He said that 'though it wouldn't be possible to make (a full-screen smartphone) in the next 1-2 years, the technology can move forward to the point where the camera hole will be invisible, while not affecting the camera's function in any way.' The Verge reports: The comments come less than a month after Samsung announced its latest flagship, the Galaxy S10, which is the company's first phone to have a 'hole-punch' cut out from its display for the selfie camera. Yang called the S10's Infinity-O display a 'milestone' for the company, but suggested that Samsung eventually plans to place the selfie camera under the display itself, removing the need for any cut out or pop-up mechanism.
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