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    Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Patent covers design of an "Electronic device with foldable display panels".
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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    1 question how durable will the screen be with all that bending ?????? and what's the life expectancy of the screen.

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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    'little in the way of technical descriptive text'

    In the US, designs fall under the umbrella of patents - hence design patent. These are not utility patents where the objective is to encompass technical concepts.

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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Didn't Huawei (or someone) just show a phone like this off

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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Fun fact: fig 13-14 don't match fig 2-3 design... the two angle/curve is the same whilst one should be bigger that the other to accomodate one third in between.

    Well done Intel!

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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Quote Originally Posted by spanna5 View Post
    Not the same design...

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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Quote Originally Posted by GinoLatino View Post
    Fun fact: fig 13-14 don't match fig 2-3 design... the two angle/curve is the same whilst one should be bigger that the other to accomodate one third in between.
    Well done Intel!
    Fun fact: The article already covered that.

    Fun fact: Several folding screens have shown an element of expansion and contraction, which could account for this angular disparity and would make for better symmetry in the design aesthetic. Indeed, expanding while folding could be what separates and thus disconnects the 'closed' screen section, both deactivating it and allowing for the larger curve by which it envelops the other section(s).
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    Re: Intel patent shows tri-fold mobile device designs

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by GinoLatino View Post
    Fun fact: fig 13-14 don't match fig 2-3 design... the two angle/curve is the same whilst one should be bigger that the other to accomodate one third in between.
    Well done Intel!
    Fun fact: The article already covered that.
    Consolation prize: at least I got that without reading the article

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