Samsung patents folding L-shaped smartphone

LetsGoDigital / Concept Creator
(Image credit: LetsGoDigital / Concept Creator)

Samsung has filled a patent with the World Intellectual Property Organization for an L-shaped smartphone which features a folding display that opens out sideways. The sideways opening part of the display then wraps around towards the back of the phone, putting it into a closed position. 

(Image credit: LetsGoDigital / Concept Creator)

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Rachael Sharpe

Rachael is a British journalist with 18 years experience in the publishing industry. Since working on, she’s been freelancing, and contributing to some of the world’s best-loved websites and magazines including and and has also had a book, iPad for Photographers, published. She's currently acting as editor of - a website specializing in the latest cellular technology.