Except for the iPhone X, all the other iPhone models so far have sported a flat display. Specifically, a Bloomberg report from earlier in the week claims that Apple has been prototyping a curved iPhone model created to stand out in a smartphone market where devices are becoming harder and harder to tell apart. However, it experienced mixed response from the buyers.
Obviously an iPhone that's created to be curved would be a different story entirely.
With last year's iPhone X, Apple showed off Face ID, facial recognition tech that lets you unlock your phone using your mug.
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The company is also researching on various holographic display features. Though it's unclear yet what would be gained by hovering the finger and not touching the screen. Also in the works alongside the new displays, is a new gesture control feature. Devices upgraded to iOS 11.3 are returning a new response that does not match Apple's documented protocol. That's different than the latest Samsung smartphone screens, which curve down at the edges. A curved iPhone may be as little as two to three years away, the person said. LG G-Flex, launched in 2013, was the first smartphone with "self-healing" flexible display. Apple is likely to use an OLED screen for the aforementioned tech as well as they are more flexible than the regular LCD screen panels.
The design may reverberate the "ZTE Axon M" of 2017, a dual-screen smart handset, which folds out into a bigger screen. A larger 6.5-inch iPhone will carry an OLED display.
Sales of iPhone account for about two-thirds of Apple's total revenue, but it has been the continued growth of Apple Services that put Apple within striking distance of $1 trillion. Apple launched a large-scale probe, which led to a temporary suspension at some parts plants. The gestures wouldn't need to be close to the screen like how Apple is developing its gesture feature.