Samsung has shown a new 13-inch stretchable OLED display prototype during Global Tech Korea 2021. It can also be stretched vertically.
The Korean company showed a video that displayed the 13-inch OLED panel at the event. In the video lava is being displayed on the screen while the panel itself is stretched outwards through a specific mechanism.
The company had been working on stretchable displays for a long time. They revealed their first stretchable display prototype with similar functionality back in the year 2017. They have recently patented a new smartphone under the Galaxy set which has a futuristic-looking transparent display.
In the patent it is described the technologies to make a transparent smartphone and those technologies can even be used in other electronic gadgets, from TVs, monitors, laptops and gaming consoles etc.