The Patents Granted To Apple For The Future Devices In The Month Of April.An iPhone With Tubular Glass:
Apple has been working on an all-glass iPhone for seven years, with their first patent in 2011. They managed to make the front and back completely of glass with iPhone 8, 8 Plus And the iPhone X. But now they have taken a step further and now they wish to have a single glass that wraps around the phone and then take it to a next level by adding display like a touch-bar on the sides for brightness and volume.
A New Smart Connector:
Apple has claimed a new patent to replace the lightning connector. With magnetic surface contacts similar to the iPad Pro Contacts For Smart Keyboard, which increases the waterproofing standards and add smart accessories and docks.
A New Battery Indicator With Temperature Indicator:
Under many situations of long duration gaming and display on the phone gets heated more than usual but it might not be known with a use of a thick case and result in wear of battery so a patent with embedded temperature sensor that shows alongside the battery icon in notification center. This helps to maintain’s the phone temperature between 16° to 22° C (62° to 72° F) for best performance.
*These May Be Used In The Future Or Might Be Just an Option.
*Many other tiny patents have also been granted which are excluded.
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