Future Samsung phones could leave your bathroom smelling like a lovely spring day?

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Future Samsung phones could leave your bathroom smelling like a lovely spring day?
You could be standing in the middle of New Jersey, making a call with your future Samsung device, and the aroma around you will be smelling daisy fresh. A report on the Cellpassion web site states that the Korean cellphone manufacturer has received a patent on a method to release air freshener every time you activate part of the phone. A strip with a lovely fragrance is attached to the sliding part of the model. Whenever that part is opened, friction is created between the strip and the unit's body, which releases the nice smell. The patent also covers placing a strip on the hinge of a clamshell shaped model where the display and the keyboard meet. We would imagine that these phones would be great for those who complain that their current handsets stink.

source: U.S.Patent and Trademark Office via Cellpassion, EngadgetMobile
Future Samsung phones could leave your bathroom smelling like a lovely spring day?

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12 Comments

1. wifidude

Posts: 25; Member since: Apr 17, 2009

Someone day... we will learn... a phone... is just a phone...

2. trentsinmypants

Posts: 324; Member since: Jan 29, 2009

haha......wow......leave it up to Samsung to focus on a pointless feature. They need to go back to the drawing board and work on a phone that doesnt crash or have bugs left and right. *cough* Omnia = epic failure *cough*

10. david_the_gom

Posts: 114; Member since: Dec 20, 2008

have u EVER used omnia before? don't tell me u used it for couple days (uh... test drive?) and didn't like it and returned it... u don't really know what's inside the omnia with only couple days of use... oh... and also don't tell me u don't like it just by looking at the specs...

3. The Godfather unregistered

omnia??? i have heard of no issues whatsoever BB Storm FTW

4. souleater93

Posts: 86; Member since: Mar 20, 2009

wow samsung needs to focus on making better phones not making them smell good

5. Charlie unregistered

Well, at least they're not trying to put a shaver on a phone...

6. Dood

Posts: 269; Member since: Mar 23, 2009

You bastard... Razr with an actual razor FTW!!!!

12. Legion

Posts: 397; Member since: Dec 12, 2008

Razr with an actual Razor FTW!!!

7. LGVX1993

Posts: 260; Member since: Jan 27, 2009

Why it gotta be new jersey? lol

8. vzw fanman

Posts: 1977; Member since: Dec 11, 2008

newark is a dump its gross there. NY FTW

11. LGVX1993

Posts: 260; Member since: Jan 27, 2009

true lmao lol.

9. miikeyroks

Posts: 26; Member since: Feb 07, 2009

this would be good for talking on the phone, until the overwhelming scent gives you a headache. Good job samsung, giving people headaches in a way the doesnt involve buggy software.

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