Close
Date TimeJuly 05, 2019
Voice

Samsung has been working on new smartphone designs that are unlike anything we’ve seen before
For a few months now, a prominent Samsung insider teased smartphone designs unlike anything we've seen before, prompting us to wonder whether he was teasing the Galaxy Note 10 or something else. We know now that the Note 10 will feature the same design language Samsung used for the Galaxy S10, with a few minor changes to help customers tell the two apart. So Samsung's next flagship can't deliver the breakthrough design the leaker in question kept mentioning. However, he has now posted leaked images of alleged display prototypes that reveal Samsung has been working on phones with curved displays that don't look anything like what we've seen so far from any Galaxy S or Note series phones.The image below shows a stack of Samsung displays with curved edges that are a lot more prominent than what you'd see on Galaxy S and Note phones. The curve goes almost all the way to the back of the phone, although we're not in wraparound screen territory just yet.A display like this would let Samsung shrink down the side bezels to the bare minimum, and even eliminate the physical buttons on the sides of its phones. Samsung's Note 10 was rumored to feature a radical new design like this, but the company reportedly ditched those plans and settled for a more traditional design. Before that, reports also said that the Pixel 4 would have no physical buttons, but Google then released an image of the handset that proved it also went the safer route.It's unclear whether these screens would feature an under-display camera or a hole-punch selfie cam like the Galaxy S10 and Note 10. Also, there are durability issues to consider for this extreme curvature. Can it survive accidental drops at least as well as the Galaxy S10 and Note 10? We'll have to wait a while to find out.https://twitter.com/UniverseIce/status/1147052006978158592Ice Universe, the leaker who posted the image on Twitter, calls these displays "Full-Screen v2.0" and says that Samsung has canceled the design, at least for the time being, in a move that could give an advantage to its rivals that may be researching the same screen tech.He added that the new screens would equip a flagship device from the Galaxy A series, calling the unreleased device Galaxy A100. Samsung has just released a Galaxy A80 mid-ranger and is expected to unveil an A90 version packing almost the same specs as the Note 10, high-end CPU included. Should Samsung introduce this extreme curvature with the help of a Galaxy A phone, we might then see it on Galaxy S and Note phones of the future, because that's how Samsung is doing things now. Samsung's smartphone innovations hit more affordable phones first before being refined for flagships.




Related Stories
Apple’s iPhone 12 will pack a processor unlike anything else in the industryApple’s iPhone 12 will pack a processor unlike anything else in the industry
Japan May Soon Gain a Powerful Trade Weapon Against South KoreaJapan May Soon Gain a Powerful Trade Weapon Against South Korea
Huawei Rewards Staff for Accelerating Revenue Despite a U.S. BanHuawei Rewards Staff for Accelerating Revenue Despite a U.S. Ban
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Event In 6 MinutesSamsung Galaxy Note 10 Event In 6 Minutes
South Koreans boycott Japan beer in brewing trade rowSouth Koreans boycott Japan beer in brewing trade row
A foldable smartphone that’s better in every way than the Galaxy Fold just leakedA foldable smartphone that’s better in every way than the Galaxy Fold just leaked
This Selfie-Based Blood Pressure Tech Could Be Revolutionary – If It Actually Works On All Skin TypesThis Selfie-Based Blood Pressure Tech Could Be Revolutionary – If It Actually Works On All Skin Types
Some Kids Cant Recognise Conkers, Stinging Nettles Or Puffins – Theyre Missing OutSome Kids Can't Recognise Conkers, Stinging Nettles Or Puffins – They're Missing Out
Insider says Apple’s iPhone 12 will have a revolutionary new OLED displayInsider says Apple’s iPhone 12 will have a revolutionary new OLED display
North Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with SeoulNorth Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with Seoul
Latest News
Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul DoyleDean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle
Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United?Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United?
Rocking the boat: how Cornish class war inspired a masterpieceRocking the boat: how Cornish class war inspired a masterpiece
A Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcomA Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcom
Miley Cyrus Slams Rumours She Cheated On Husband Liam Hemsworth As Madonna Insists She Has ‘No Need To Apologise’Miley Cyrus Slams Rumours She Cheated On Husband Liam Hemsworth As Madonna Insists She Has ‘No Need To Apologise’
Pc Andrew Harper: Minutes Silence To Be Held For Police Officer Killed On Duty Last WeekPc Andrew Harper: Minute's Silence To Be Held For Police Officer Killed On Duty Last Week
Brazils Amazon Fires Highlight The Threat Of Deregulation Amid Climate ChangeBrazil's Amazon Fires Highlight The Threat Of Deregulation Amid Climate Change
A Love Letter To The No-Plan Weekend – Why They Remain UnbeatableA Love Letter To The No-Plan Weekend – Why They Remain Unbeatable
15 Silly Tactics Parents Use To Get Kids To Do Totally Normal Things15 Silly Tactics Parents Use To Get Kids To Do Totally Normal Things
The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social mediaThe machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media
Leaders
Donald-TrumpDonald Trump
45th President of the United States of America
Mike-PenceMike Pence
Vice President of the United States
Theresa-MayTheresa May
British Prime Minister
Angela-MerkelAngela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Emmanuel-MacronEmmanuel Macron
President of France
Justin-TrudeauJustin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Nancy-PelosiNancy Pelosi
Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Barack-ObamaBarack Obama
44th U.S. President
Vladimir-PutinVladimir Putin
Russian President
Shinzo-AbeShinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Related Stories
Apple’s iPhone 12 will pack a processor unlike anything else in the industryApple’s iPhone 12 will pack a processor unlike anything else in the industry
Japan May Soon Gain a Powerful Trade Weapon Against South KoreaJapan May Soon Gain a Powerful Trade Weapon Against South Korea
Huawei Rewards Staff for Accelerating Revenue Despite a U.S. BanHuawei Rewards Staff for Accelerating Revenue Despite a U.S. Ban
Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Event In 6 MinutesSamsung Galaxy Note 10 Event In 6 Minutes
South Koreans boycott Japan beer in brewing trade rowSouth Koreans boycott Japan beer in brewing trade row
A foldable smartphone that’s better in every way than the Galaxy Fold just leakedA foldable smartphone that’s better in every way than the Galaxy Fold just leaked
This Selfie-Based Blood Pressure Tech Could Be Revolutionary – If It Actually Works On All Skin TypesThis Selfie-Based Blood Pressure Tech Could Be Revolutionary – If It Actually Works On All Skin Types
Some Kids Cant Recognise Conkers, Stinging Nettles Or Puffins – Theyre Missing OutSome Kids Can't Recognise Conkers, Stinging Nettles Or Puffins – They're Missing Out
Insider says Apple’s iPhone 12 will have a revolutionary new OLED displayInsider says Apple’s iPhone 12 will have a revolutionary new OLED display
North Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with SeoulNorth Korea slams Japan over its trade spat with Seoul
Latest News
Dean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul DoyleDean Smith upbeat as Aston Villa aim to show F-word jibe is misplaced | Paul Doyle
Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United?Football transfer rumours: Fernando Llorente to Manchester United?
Rocking the boat: how Cornish class war inspired a masterpieceRocking the boat: how Cornish class war inspired a masterpiece
A Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcomA Faithful Man review – drearily frothy French romcom
Miley Cyrus Slams Rumours She Cheated On Husband Liam Hemsworth As Madonna Insists She Has ‘No Need To Apologise’Miley Cyrus Slams Rumours She Cheated On Husband Liam Hemsworth As Madonna Insists She Has ‘No Need To Apologise’
Pc Andrew Harper: Minutes Silence To Be Held For Police Officer Killed On Duty Last WeekPc Andrew Harper: Minute's Silence To Be Held For Police Officer Killed On Duty Last Week
Brazils Amazon Fires Highlight The Threat Of Deregulation Amid Climate ChangeBrazil's Amazon Fires Highlight The Threat Of Deregulation Amid Climate Change
A Love Letter To The No-Plan Weekend – Why They Remain UnbeatableA Love Letter To The No-Plan Weekend – Why They Remain Unbeatable
15 Silly Tactics Parents Use To Get Kids To Do Totally Normal Things15 Silly Tactics Parents Use To Get Kids To Do Totally Normal Things
The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social mediaThe machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media
Leaders
Donald-TrumpDonald Trump
45th President of the United States of America
Mike-PenceMike Pence
Vice President of the United States
Theresa-MayTheresa May
British Prime Minister
Angela-MerkelAngela Merkel
Chancellor of Germany
Emmanuel-MacronEmmanuel Macron
President of France
Justin-TrudeauJustin Trudeau
Prime Minister of Canada
Nancy-PelosiNancy Pelosi
Speaker of the United States House of Representatives
Barack-ObamaBarack Obama
44th U.S. President
Vladimir-PutinVladimir Putin
Russian President
Shinzo-AbeShinzō Abe
Prime Minister of Japan
Is the United States Ready for a Tech War?
Trump administration admits that the threat of Huawei spying was enough for a ban
UPDATE 3-Strong aftershock jolts same California desert region day after major quake
Betsy Ross shoe: Did Nike cave to PC culture?
China locks down Xinjiang a decade after deadly ethnic riots
New report claims to have uncovered conflicts of interest inside Robert Mueller's Russia investigation
Trump explodes over Republican congressman Justin Amash leaving party: ‘Total loser!’
In Hong Kong, colonial flag still a symbol of prized values
Meet the M1 Abrams: The Tank Making the 'Rounds' at the Salute to America Bash
Mexico says political conspiracy behind police protest
Iranian commander warns British ship could be seized if oil tanker detained in Gibraltar is not released
Anchorage roasts as heat records break across Alaska
Prominent 2020 Democrat nominee Kamala Harris' fundraising for 2nd quarter far behind top rivals'
This July 4th Had Everything: Tanks, Trump—and Scandal
Trump administration loses bid to lift bar on funds for border wall
'Rushing for the exits': Rival Afghans meet in Doha
Hong Kong mothers march in support of anti-extradition students
Ex-Venezuela spy chief says Maduro ordered illegal arrests
California outlaws hair discrimination with new bill
Who needs Prime Day when the Echo Dot is already half off at $25?
Alaska: temperatures rival Miami amid 'unprecedented' heatwave
The Latest: Cline's daughter and her friend 'lit up room'
Definitely try these $25 true wireless earbuds before dumping $159 on Apple’s AirPods
Melania Trump: ‘Disgraceful’ wooden statue of first lady prompts complaints in Slovenia
Donald Trump hails America's military might in July 4 speech amid pomp and flyovers
Libya's Haftar 'nothing but a pirate': Erdogan
Starved, tortured, bombed: the fate of refugees trapped in Libya
Sony WH1000XM3 noise cancelling headphone refurbs are back down the lowest price of 2019
War crimes court-martial ends with Navy SEAL walking free
Biden Brushes Off Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez as Too Far Left: ‘Mainstream Democrats’ Won in the Midterms
Biden says he was surprised by Harris attack at Democrats' debate
Jury to consider death penalty in Chinese scholar killing
Border patrol agents mock migrants with racist messages in Facebook group
Migrants still detained at site of deadly Libyan air strike
1938 Chevrolet Rat Bomb Rat Rod Is Near Perfect
Get this best-selling cookbook with 500 Instant Pot recipes for just $4 today
Google found a crazy iMessage bug that bricks iPhones, but you’re probably safe
‘Lufkin licker’: Woman faces 20 years in prison for licking ice cream tub in Walmart
Senator Kamala Harris raised nearly $12 million in second quarter
Today’s top deals: $7 wireless charger, $9 LED smart bulbs, $25 true wireless earbuds, AA and AAA batteries, more
Survivors of strike on Libyan migrant centre say they were made to work in weapons factory
Paris Couture Week: Fendi's homage to Karl Lagerfeld and to the city of Rome
First charges against Hong Kong anti-government protester
US stocks head lower as jobs surge dims hopes for a rate cut
Fox News Anchor Julie Banderas Thinks It’s Illegal to Burn the American Flag
MagicLights are just as good as $50 Philips Hue bulbs, but they’re down to $13 right now
Venezuela says U.S. sanctions hit debt refinancing, oil sales
History Made: Last Year, Israel's F-35 Were First Ever to a Launch Attack
Iran blasts Britain's 'piracy' after Royal Marines detain oil tanker in Gibraltar
Restored Fastback: 1971 Ford Mustang Mach 1
California becomes 1st state to ban hairstyle discrimination
Pakistan’s Leader Imran Khan Has $684,000 in Assets. And Four Goats
Control four different devices with Alexa thanks to this $26 power strip
UN calls for Libya ceasefire as death toll climbs to 1,000
Fashion Notes: Melania Trump Defies the July 4th Rain in Rainbow Style
How to install the iOS 13 developer beta for free and always get new releases before anyone else
Stocks fall as strong US jobs data cloud hopes for rate cut
Prime Day might as well already be here with this $199 Apple Watch deal
Teen Mom's Amber Portwood Arrested for Domestic Battery
Tommy Robinson faces jail after being found in contempt of court
Drop Dead Gorgeous, Which Is Finally Streaming, Is Possibly My Favorite Movie of All Time
Trump says malfunctioning teleprompter to blame for ‘airport’ gaffe in July 4th speech
Coco Gauff hopes to benefit from tennis’s cautionary tales
War Talk: Could U.S. Forces Execute an Amphibious Assault against Iran?
#ArrestAntiPakjournalists tops Twitter trends in Pakistan
Paris Couture Week: Where Fashion Goes Wild
Former Guard commander says Iran should seize a UK tanker
Jury sentences Navy SEAL for posing with Iraq war casualty
Mexican officials blame federal police strike on opposition
Realistic new renders give us our closest look yet at Samsung’s Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+
Iran threatens British shipping in retaliation for tanker seizure
US, Taliban scramble to finalize draft on troop withdrawal
Biden Attacks Trump as He Tries to Pivot From Busing Debate
Former Guard commander says Iran should seize UK oil tanker
Biden says having a female vice president would be 'great'
Is Joe Biden Vulnerable, or Are the Democrats?
Volkswagen, Ford reach outline agreement to share electric, autonomous tech: source
Trump fans in violent clashes with communists after American flag burned outside White House during 4th of July celebrations
Reptile invasion: Florida agency encourages killing iguanas
US: Detention of tanker loaded with Iranian crude 'excellent news'
Windows 10 can now show you notifications as they hit your Android phone
Trump’s undocumented former employees call on president to spare them from deportation
Today’s best deals: $9 color LED smart bulbs, $15 headphones, $6 Alexa smart plugs, AA and AAA battery deals, more
At least 70 arrested in Hong Kong after storming of parliament
Trump lauds military at Independence Day celebrations
That Stranger Things 3 postcredits scene, explained
Camila Cabello & Shawn Mendes Look Flirty At 4th Of July Pool Party 4 Wks. After Her Split
Shay Mitchell Reveals the Sex of Baby No. 1 in the Wildest Way
Trump's 'Salute to America' was a second-rate Red Square rally - but one Democrat managed to find hope
Joe Biden says he wasn't prepared for Kamala Harris to confront him the way she did
Billionaire Chris Cline dies in a helicopter crash near the Bahamas, governor says
Defying critics, Trump salutes military in pomp-filled July 4 celebration
Mystery grows after Mike Pence cancels trip to New Hampshire
Tom Harwood on Question Time: Brexit Party anthem protest 'dignified'
California earthquake: 5.4 quake rattles Los Angeles, Pacific Ring of Fire on alert
John McCririck: flamboyant horse racing pundit dies aged 79
Very Lucky: This Israeli Fighter Pilot Landed with Only One Wing
Nike Fans the Flames of the Culture War
Iran's Most Powerful Weapon Against America: Meet the IRGC
Hong Kong Students Reject Meeting Chief Executive Over Protests
6.4-magnitude quake hits Southern California: USGS
Democrats Embrace Lawlessness at the Border in Response to Family Separations
Kushner wants 'pragmatic' solution on Palestinian refugees
Putin bestows top state honors on sailors killed in submarine fire
Iran Warns It Will Increase Enriched Uranium Stockpile to ‘Any Amount We Want’
Police fist bump MAGA fan Proud Boys member and escort far-right group through DC streets after 4th of July clashes
California earthquake: five things to know about the tremor near Los Angeles
Canopy Growth CEO stepping down, cannabis company says
Trump dismisses fears his tanks will damage Lincoln Memorial during Salute to America parade
India's monsoon rain below average for fifth straight week
UN Says ‘Grave Violations’ of Rights Committed in Venezuela
Love of country? Or a political stunt? Trump holiday speech divides Americans
Alabama prosecutor drops charges against woman who lost fetus after being shot
Appeals court: Trump can't use Pentagon cash for border wall
Arrests made over Hong Kong protests, legislature break-in
Southern California struck by strongest earthquake in 25 years
Study This Picture: Iran Has Made Some Upgrades to Its F-14 Tomcats
Explained: F-22 Raptors Are Headed to the 'Salute to America' Celebration
Trump administration attempts to legally justify attack on Iran
Strongest earthquake in 20 years rattles Southern California
This $7 wireless charging pad is definitely going to sell out soon
Southern California struck by strongest earthquake in 25 years
Justin Amash, House Republican Trump Critic, Quits the GOP
China says pork production recovering as swine fever cases decline
Backstory: Covering an unprecedented uprising in Hong Kong
Jordyn Woods feels 'disrespected' by Khloé Kardashian's 'fat' shaming
Facebook’s ‘cryptocurrency’ Libra has nothing to do with Bitcoin
Pope Francis and Putin meet at Vatican, discuss Syria, Ukraine
Trump focuses July 4 speech on celebrating armed forces
Andy Murray back to winning ways at Wimbledon in doubles with Herbert
Jaguar Land Rover to build electric XJ car at Castle Bromwich plant
Three stabbed, more than a dozen injured at Navy Pier after Chicago fireworks show, police say
Donald Trump trips up on history in 4th of July speech, mentions airports during Revolutionary War
This Israeli F-16I Sufa Fighter Was Shot Down by Syria
New U.S. census turmoil as Trump again pursues citizenship question
Harris says busing should be considered, not mandated
Harris Dispute With Biden on Busing Carries Into Iowa Stops
Iran is Stepping Up Its Cyber Attacks
The Anti-China Graffiti Left Behind By Hong Kong Protesters: In Pictures
The Latest: Trump asks Americans to 'stay true to our cause'
Trump says 'sad time' after controversial census change abandoned
2020 Census to be printed without citizenship question
The Latest: Navy SEAL sentenced for posing with dead captive
Iran could consider talks with U.S. only if sanctions lifted, Khamenei permits: minister
Trump girds for July 4 bash starring himself
Cambodia premier condemns use of rights as 'political tool'
Migrants face 'massacre' at Libya detention centre
Putin signs bill suspending participation in nuclear treaty
Whale meat fetches 'celebration prices' after Japanese hunt
Fourth of July 2019: What is the history behind America’s biggest national holiday?
Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher’s Acquittal Reminds Us to Never Rush to Judgment
Trump 'glad to help' Navy SEAL acquitted of murder
Iran will make next breach of nuclear deal in days by casting aside uranium enrichment limit
California earthquake: Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake hits near city of Ridgecrest
As Trump plans July 4 speech, his challengers march to a different drummer
Deadly land, deadly sea: Libya migrants face brutal choice
Boeing makes $100 million pledge for 737 MAX crash-related support
Russia: Nuclear reactor safe on fire-hit submersible
Justin Amash quits Republican party to fight ‘partisan death spiral’
Harris clarifies stance on federally mandated school busing
Arrests in Hong Kong raise fears of more violent protests
Southern California struck by 6.4 magnitude earthquake
Venezuela opposition pledges equal treatment for creditors in possible restructuring
Justin Amash Quits Republican Party After Backing Trump Impeachment
Trump administration attempt to indefinitely detain asylum seekers blocked by federal judge
Chinese police arrest man who allegedly poured water over Baidu CEO's head
Southern California rocked by strongest quake in two decades
Trump celebrates US might, avoids politics in rousing July 4 speech
Baked Alaska: record heat fuels wildfires and sparks personal fireworks ban
Trump news – live: President delivers July Fourth speech as protests and storms threaten to overshadow event
Australian student detained in North Korea released
What Was That Secret Russian Sub Doing Before It Caught Fire?
Iraqi PM takes a gamble with move on Iran-backed militias
Biden Begins Drawing Contrasts With His Democratic Rivals
Man has life support accidentally cut off by wrong family after being mistaken for someone else
Happy 4th of July from the Space Station Crew - NASA
Harriet Dart overcomes doubles snub to join Konta in Wimbledon third round
Prince George has received coaching from Roger Federer, Kate Middleton says
Coco Gauff in middle of Wimbledon doubles text breakup
Rafael Nadal riled by Nick Kyrgios but sees him off despite underarm ace
What Love Island tells us about the value of kindness
Biden Returns to Campaign Trail With Strong Defense of Obamacare
Trump’s Census Tweet Shows the U.S. Government Is Led by a Madman
Trump news – live: Storms threaten to overshadow president's speech amid fears of poor turnout for July Fourth celebration
AOC Releases Plan to Address Immigration Crisis
China's Navy is Going Blue Water (Starting With 6 Aircraft Carriers)
Iran Would Be Unwise to Play the Long Game with Trump
US pride hits record low, poll shows
Broward Sheriff Ousted after Parkland Massacre Will Run to Reclaim Job
Alitalia apologizes over Obama blackface video
Nuclear War with North Korea Is Still Possible. Trump’s ‘Walk’ Across the DMZ Made That Less Likely
Why Fireworks Are Not Good for Man's Best Friend
Trump critic Amash quits their Republican Party
Trump Says Citizenship Query Is ‘So Important’ for 2020 Census
Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton's Feud Might Be Why Royal Charity Divided
Miami Dolphins player Kendrick Norton loses arm in crash
Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo defend titles at 2019 Nathan's Famous hot dog eating contest
Trump Takes Center Stage on July 4th With Jets, Fireworks
Suicides rock Hong Kong protest movement as despair grows over city's independence
Earthquake rattles Southern California, no injuries reported
Close