Apple has managed to obtain a patent for self healing for smartphones




A few days after the presentation of the smartphone LG G Flex 2 , which has a self healing , this technology patented by Apple. According to the description of the development of such a scratch on the surface disappear by themselves after a while.


Apple patent application describes a technology that worked well in the car brands Nissan and Infinity. The surface of the gadgets will be arranged in such a way that when there are scratches, subject to the chemical structure of the polymer reacts to them, trying to return the material to its original form and shape, eliminating defects by filling scratches his substance. To “cure” damage can take hours or, in the worst case, a few days.

Apple has noted that a special coating helps smartphones and tablets look like new even with all the scrapes and scratches that occur in daily usage. Special coating with the properties of self-elimination of small scratches should find application in iOS-devices and other products Californian giant.


However, it is worth remembering that the patents are usually talking about ideas or future developments that may never see the light. Detailed description of the technology can be found on the website of the Office of patents and trademarks USA.

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