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iPhone 6 & Galaxy S5: borderless smartphones?

iPhone 6 concept sans bord - iPhone 6 & Galaxy S5 : des smartphones sans bords ?

iPhone 6 concept sans bord - iPhone 6 & Galaxy S5 : des smartphones sans bords ?


Posted: February 11 2014Updated: November 4, 2014

by Martin

TheIphone 6 is still several months away from its launch, but there are already many rumors about the future smartphone ofApple. The latest, the Korea Herald, suggests that this iPhone 6 and the Galaxy S5 from Samsung could both be made without edges.

Citing a source in the sector, the Korea Herald reports Apple is currently testing a prototype iPhone 6 with an edge-to-edge screen and having a fingerprint scanner (Touch ID). It is not the first time that the fact that the Cupertino company can use a screen without borders is mentioned, so as to increase the size of the screen while having a minimal impact on the design of the device.

iPhone 6 concept without borders - iPhone 6 & Galaxy S5: smartphones without borders?For its part, Samsung plans to add a fingerprint scanner to the bottom of its edge-to-edge display, but the report is unclear as to whether the iPhone 6 will have a similar function or a Touch ID similar to that of the iPhone 5s. Other rumors have suggested that Apple will be releasing two iPhones this year with larger screens, a better camera, and maybe even a sapphire crystal screen powered by solar energy … If all of this is true, no one doubt that the next smartphone of the American giant is a success.