Live Chat
  • One stop service: solve all your problems
  • Orders Tracking and shipped out notification
  • More campaigns, even more discounts!
  • Need help before making an order?
  • Chat with us in real-time.
  • For Aftersale issues, just submit a ticket. We will reply within 24 hours.
  • Multi-language service
  • 24/7 support available
Hi! Log Out Log In SIGN UP
Home > Tech News > Waterfall screen digging holes are used to hold physical buttons! Do you like Samsung's new patent?
Waterfall screen digging holes are used to hold physical buttons! Do you like Samsung's new patent?

Waterfall screen digging holes are used to hold physical buttons! Do you like Samsung's new patent?

By  Chicky Dodgson 2020-02-26 1624 11

[gearbest News] Samsung recently won a new patent granted by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, according to Patently Mobile. The new patent is to dig holes in the curved screen, and is equipped with physical buttons or sensor modules, and does not interfere with the setting of the physical buttons of the curved screen mobile phone. The new patent may solve the design problem of physical buttons for curved screen mobile phones.

 
Samsung New Patent

As many mobile phone manufacturers design mobile phones as waterfall screens, how to design the physical keys of mobile phones has become a new problem for manufacturers. These waterfall screen phones, the screen extends to the borders on both sides of the phone, want to remove the phone's physical buttons is not an easy task. Mobile phones are generally equipped with power keys and volume plus and minus buttons to control the phone's on and off and volume addition and subtraction, as well as some other functions. Previously, some manufacturers have removed the volume plus and subtract keys of mobile phones and switched to virtual volume keys, but the power keys have not been removed. Well, Samsung's new patent may be able to help them.


Samsung's new patent uses a front camera to dig holes in the side of the screen, and then designs physical buttons to dig holes in the side of the screen, which can effectively improve the visual experience of users of waterfall screen phones. it will not affect the user's use of physical buttons. In addition, the role of these hole digging in Samsung's new patent is not limited to physical buttons, but can also be replaced by other modules or sensors.


 You may also want to read:
 Xiaomi Mi Watch Color VS HUAWEI Watch GT2 VS Amazfit GTR: Which is More Worth Buying?
 Xiaomi Mi Watch Color In-depth Review: Fashion Products Without Electricity Anxiety
 How to Turn your Xiaomi Mi Band 4 as a remote shutter for Android camera?
 How to add or remove devices from Xiaomi mijia multimode gateway?

Gearbest Daily deals up to 69 percent off

Extensive Product Selection

● Over 300,000 products

● 20 different categories

● 15 local warehosues

● Multiple top brands

Convenient Payment

● Global payment options: Visa, MasterCard, American Express

● PayPal, Western Union and bank transfer are accepted

● Boleto Bancario via Ebanx (for Brazil)

Prompt Shipping

● Unregistered air mail

● Registered air mail

● Priority line

● Expedited shipping

Dedicated After-sales Service

● 45 day money back guarantee

● 365 day free repair warranty

● 7 day Dead on Arrival guarantee (DOA)

Prev article:Power Your Dreams! Xbox Series X is not only better in performance.

Next article:Intel Lexus P5900 processor officially released to enter the wireless base station market.

You might also like: