What have many Apple users dreamed about since the huge iPhone appeared on the top of the screen on the iPhone? It’s right that the bangs become even bigger! But it’s better that they disappear completely, stopping mutilating the front panel of expensive and good smartphones. A matter of taste, someone, for example, likes these “bangs”, but haters ask themselves why the new iPhone has such a design and come up with insignificant names for cutouts. Over time, the "bangs" were replaced by "monobrow", "hole between the teeth" – for how long will the fantasies of those who do not like cuts last? At least for a year, because apparently, Apple also decided to put an end to bullying.
The screen of the new iPhone 11 Pro with a sweet heart "brow"
It is worth noting that the "monobrow" appeared for a reason. It is needed in order to place a selfie camera and the rest of the sensors needed by the smartphone on the front panel. Therefore, if you get rid of it, you need to figure out where to put all of the above? It’s easy to come up with nowhere to go, just like this link to our Yandex.Zen.
Microphone and speaker under the screen with holes
Further in the document it is mentioned that the display is supposed to be produced using OLED technology, which automatically eliminates the need to add backlight to the design. Also, depending on the components used in the display, it is proposed to place various elements under it. For example, an array of TrueDepth cameras or a light sensor installed under a “light-transmitting window” between pixels. In theory, this will create a working Touch ID display.
The same light transmission holes were mentioned in the August patent application. The description of it described the principle of the screen, the areas of which are not highlighted if it is necessary to use the component installed under it. For example, if it is a camera, then the pixels simply do not light up, allowing the camera to capture images or see the user. It is also assumed that such “gaps” in the screen may simply be more transparent than the rest of the display. In this case, outwardly, it will look like ordinary.
One of the options for a screen with holes
Touch ID has also been mentioned before. The May patent application suggested using openings in the display and a light sensor as part of the Touch ID hidden under the screen.
Given these patent applications, it can be assumed in which direction the development of new iPhones is moving, but, unfortunately, we cannot be 100% sure that the developers will act exactly as they describe everything in these patents. After all, the presence of approved patent applications does not mean at all that Apple will necessarily implement all these ideas in the future. But still, it’s very joyful to see that the company strives to get rid of the “eyebrows”. Do not find?
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