Home > Hardware > Samsung Toys With RGB Light Strip Hinge For Next Galaxy Z Fold

Samsung Toys With RGB Light Strip Hinge For Next Galaxy Z Fold

Samsung is toying with the aesthetics of its next Galaxy Z Fold, with the company patenting a light-up RGB strip within the foldable phone’s hinge.

Spotted by LetsGoDigital, the WIPO patent filing describes a light strip with six LEDs, capable of illuminating in full RGB colour.

The light strip could layer and diffuse light for a smooth coloured illumination effect, potentially also synchronising with notifications.

The innovation is likely to further justify the product’s positioning within Samsung ultra-premium flagship phone category.

Commentators speculate the hinge light strip could be capable of displaying custom patterns and animations too – aiding its viewability from within the depths of a large bag.

The new foldable smartphone is currently tipped to be unveiled alongside the new Samsung Galaxy S21 in February 2021.

[Image: LetsGoDigital]

You may also like
Samsung 35W Adapter Charges Two Devices At Once
Samsung 4K Premiere Laser Projector Take Off
Say Goodbye To The Samsung Galaxy Note Series
New Samsung Display Technology Set To Make CES Debut, Sony On Board
Power Supply An Issue For Locals After New $23bn Samsung Plant Announced