Is Samsung copying Essential phone?

Is Samsung copying Essential phone?

Essential was the first company who Introduced the Notch display in their Essential PH1.

Later, Apple adopts this and It becomes Trend.

And Now, Essential is planning to launch their Successor of PH1, Essential PH2.

This Essential PH2 also a World’s First phone that comes with an Under Display Selfie Camera, But Rear FIngerprint Scanner.

They file a Patent that tells us that they are working on this type of phone.

Samsung also registered a patent that shows Under Display Selfie Camera.

Maybe Samsung implements this concept in its Galaxy S11 or Note10.

What you think about that, Is Samsung copying Essential?