Motorola and Sony seem to be the last holdouts of the all-screen phone trend, as they keep churning out phones with juicy top and bottom bezels, but that may very soon change, judging from a recent Motorola patent.
Posted on February 8 by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), the patent in question shows a variety of nearly bezel-free and even foldable form factors, which can only be achieved by using flexible OLED screens with plastic substrates, like on Samsung’s Galaxy S or Note line of phones.
Chinese phone maker Xiaomi was the first company to ever make a “bezel-less” phone with the Mi Mix, released in late 2016. In 2017, it released the Mi Mix 2, the second-generation of its innovative phone, and now, the company is ready to unveil the third device in the series that will bring better performance and more polish to its most premium phone.
New reports about Motorola’s new lineup of smartphones have started to pop up recently. We’ve already talked about the Moto E5, Motorola’s next budget-friendly smartphone coming in the first half of the year, so let’s take a look at yet another unannounced device that should be announced soon – the Moto X5.
The sequel to the Moto X4 comes with a slightly different design. For once, the Moto X5 is a truly bezel-less smartphone, but what makes it stand out is the iPhone X-like notch at the top, which seems to have been included to make room to the dual front cameras.
Huawei is the world’s third largest phone maker and it is preparing to unveil its new flagship – the rumored Huawei P20 – soon. Today, we see leaked benchmark results of the upcoming device that reveal one key detail about it: an 18.7:9 aspect ratio display. Put simply, this is a taller screen than the regular 16:9 displays of the near past and suggests that the phone will have an edge-to-edge, “bezel-less” screen.
Infinity Displays, FullVision displays, Full View displays, 18:9, 18.5:9, “tall” aspect ratios. More and more phones are adopting bezel-less designs and implementing taller displays and that necessitates some special care when decorating the extra screen real estate. Fret not, however, for we are here to bring you a collection of beautiful backgrounds that have been tailored to fit the high resolutions and tall aspect ratios of the newest LGs, Samsungs, iPhones, Pixels, Huaweis, and whatnots.
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Honor is expected to announce its new flagship, the V10 on November 28. The smartphone will be initially introduced in China, but on December 5, Honor has another launch event scheduled which is supposed to unveil the device worldwide.
Although the smartphone hasn’t been made official yet, we already know quite a lot about its specs, as well as what it looks like. However, given the fact that the Honor V10 was recently listed at TENAA, the Chinese regulatory entity, we’re no been given an even closer look at the phone.
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Firstly, just like the Galaxy A5 (2018), the more expensive Galaxy A8 (2018) will feature a bezel-less design. The picture of a Galaxy A8 (2018) front panel that leaked over the weekend clearly confirms the smartphone will feature thin bezels.
Another unusual design decision is the addition of a dual-camera setup on the front side, just above the display. A dual selfie camera isn’t something common in the world …