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LG Display issued a press release today touting its forthcoming 6-inch smartphone display that’s capable of bending without breaking. The magic is in the use of plastic substrates instead of glass; LG claims the display will feature a concave vertical bend (top to bottom) and will be thinner and lighter than displays currently on the market.

Reuters reports that the display will find its way into an LG-branded smartphone this November, though that snippet comes only from an unnamed “source familiar with the matter.” We heard this rumor before, too – all the way back in April.

However, LG’s press release only states, “Our goal is to take an early lead in the flexible display market by introducing new products with enhanced performance and differentiated designs next year.”

That quip doesn’t rule out the possibility of a curved LG phone this year, though, as a smartphone with a curved…

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