Xiaomi continues to advance in the development of new terminals for smartphones, with concepts that go beyond the usual design to which its Mi, Redmi and PocoPhone ranges have accustomed us.
You can check out several of these models in our special on the best Xiaomi phones of 2021, in case you are planning to acquire a new one.
Recently, the Chinese company introduced the “smartphone concept”, a model that stands out for its four-curve waterfall display. The 88 degree “ hyper quadruple ” screen design allows the visual interface to flow around the edges of the mobile.
How is Xiaomi’s quad-curved “ hyper quad-curved ” screen?
For this occasion, the brand’s engineers have chosen to design a mobile as simple as possible and keeping the philosophy of a single screen. Thus, the main screen of the device extends on each of its edges.
As can be seen in the video that the company shared, all edges of the terminal are used to display a certain type of information, for which the Android interface will have to be adapted through the MIUI software layer.
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According to Xiaomi, the 88-degree ultra “ hyper quad-curved ” glass has passed the limits of the glass manufacturing process, having achieved that degree of hot bending tilt to allow the edges of the glass to be a continuity.
To melt and bend it hot, processes with temperatures up to 800 degrees would have been used, with complex polishing tools. This is combined with the display stacking design through an innovative 3D pasting process.
Goodbye connectors and buttons
As seems obvious, this marks a before and after in what we mean today as a unibody mobile phone, because while all of its sides are glass, the terminal does not physically leave room for the location of the ports. connection and charging.
Little by little we saw how the terminals abandoned the presence of the 3.5mm headphone jack, and this concept of a new smartphone could be the final step to abandon wired charging and depend only on wireless mode.
Xiaomi points out that in total, more than 46 technologies of its own development have been patented in order to ensure that ports and buttons can see their functions replicated with alternatives that work effectively.
For the audio section and the presence of speakers, this “ concept smartphone ” has the acoustic technology produced through the screen, which is made with ultra-thin piezoelectric ceramic materials housed below.
Folding and rolling screens in 2021
Without a doubt, the year 2021 is frankly interesting in the smartphone panorama, with new designs and formats in which the R&D departments of the main brands are working.
Already in the CES 2021 edition we were able to see some mobile concepts with a roll-up screen, information that you can find in this special of
While all of these devices are coming true, you might want to know about our special of the best smartphones of 2021.