While Apple has expressed their interest in flexible mobile devices only by means of numerous patents. However, if you believe the latest rumors, the first iPhone with a flexible display might come out next year.
Korean media claim that Apple is interested in flexible OLED screens, LG is a Korean company will start to mass produce in the coming months. While the sources do not exclude that next year cupertinos can only announce a flexible smartphone. On the shelves it can appear in late 2020 or early 2021.
It is believed that Apple decided to postpone the release a flexible mobile device for several reasons. First, has not yet formed a “portrait” of the consumer of such devices. And secondly, Apple does not want to strengthen its dependence on Samsung and waiting until other manufacturers start to produce flexible panels.