Designer Sungmin Lee eyes scroll-like technology to create the most portable conceptual tablet on the market

We're used to Samsung Electronics creating new and unique products for their consumers, but this technology, as conceptualized by Sungmin Lee, is unlike anything we've seen before, and it makes you wonder if it's even possible. At CES, Samsung announced that they're working on a tablet that will use bendable technology, which certainly lends weight to Lee's roll-up concoction.

Is It Possible?

Lee's Samsung Flexible Roll idea seems almost unattainable. The design is reminiscent of an ancient scroll. When rolled up, the tablet looks like a plastic tube with a slit on one side for the screen to come out. With a push of a button, the touch screen is supposed to roll out and back in for ultimate portability.

EXCLUSIVE MEMBER CONTENT
PSFK provides access to this article and every report, case-study, interview, and analysis that we publish for our members. PSFK Professional Membership also unlocks accessto unlimited customized research assistance and our database of over 100,000 insights on innovation trendspanning across eight industry sectors—from culture and brand to retail and customer experience.
Already a members? Log in