“On March 27, 2013, US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that reveals a stunning future iPhone with a wraparound display so that both sides of this iPhone will be able to display content either individually or as one continuous display,” Jack Purcher reports for Patently Apple.

“The wraparound display will also apply to Apple’s possible future wristband communication device or iWatch revealed in February,” Purcher reports. “Today’s invention focuses on the flexible wraparound display that could be fashioned in aluminum, aluminum and glass or a fully transparent design.”

Apple iPhone with Wraparound Display

Purcher reports, “This future iPhone design won’t have any physical buttons so controlling the audio on the iPhone will simply require you to hover your hand over the side of the display to temporarily illustrate the controls. The new design could also produce 3D visuals through its unique dual display design.”

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