New Delhi: Chinese smartphone maker Huawei has patented a new smartphone with an under-screen selfie shooter and a periscopic zoom lens. Also Read - Huawei Launches Enjoy 20 5G, Enjoy 20 Plus 5G: Check Specifications And Price
The new patent was filed with the CNIPA (China National Intellectual Property Administration), which was approved and published earlier today (18th September 2020), reports LetsGoDigital. Also Read - 'Both Companies Have Ties to Chinese Military': US Agency Designates Huawei, ZTE as National Security Threats to America
The patent carries 24 product images. The device has a curved edge display on both sides and minimal bezels. Under the display, a selfie shoot is housed, with the rear having a quad camera setup. Also Read - Huawei Mate 40 Pro May Feature Halo Ring With Touch Display
The four cameras are housed in a cross-shaped manner with the LED flash being in the middle. The sensor at the bottom is square-shaped, indicating that its a periscopic zoom lens.
Recently, Huawei also filed a patent for smartphones with an all-screen fingerprint unlock technology.
The firm disclosed that the new full-screen fingerprint technology will allow the users to respond to text messages without the need to unlock the phone.
The users will still have the option to “activate sensors in a chosen area on the screen while deactivating the rest on the screen space”.