Huawei reinvents the bezel in an attempt to kill the notch

A recently uncovered patent application suggests that Huawei is working on a solution to eliminate the notch. Instead, Huawei reinvents the bezel.

What is Pocketnow looking forward to in 2018?

Our publication has a wishlist (of sorts) for 2018 — because if it’s for Christmas, you’re trying way too hard. Will the mobile technology scene conform to our desires? Check out the trends we’re looking at.

Pixel 2 XL front leaked, nothing close to edge-to-edge 2:1 display seen

Google’s own take on its Android 8.0 Oreo skin has been updated in further leaks from Evan Blass with the Google search bar at the bottom of the screen.

Little known Chinese company previews bezelless Maze Alpha phone, but its chin looks massive

At first glance, the upcoming Maze Alpha looks truly “world-widening.” But it’s probably just an illusion, with a thick bottom bezel in tow.

The LG G6 changed my mind about bezels

LG G6 bezels, or lack thereof, have convinced me that bezels need to go. Once I argued for them, but LG’s latest flagship has made me a believer!

Samsung Galaxy S8 dimensions said to be wider than last generation

Diagrams show off the dimensions of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus compared to the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. And there’s a ton more screen.

Is a bezel-less screen for the iPhone 7 a good move?

Rumors suggest we may get a bezel-less screen for the iPhone 7. Is this a good idea, or does the bezel need a second opinion?

Weibo shows off iPhone 7 with edge-to-edge display port

We find a leak of the iPhone 7 on Weibo and question whether the photo is a shop job. And if it isn’t, what does the thing look like when it’s on?

LG’s latest smartphone screen asks, “bezels? What bezels?”

See what new super thin bezels are coming to smartphones in the future, thanks to efforts like this one from LG.

Screen to bezel ratios matter more than you’d think

As smartphones continue to grow larger, screen to bezel ratios have become more important? How important are they? Read on to find out!
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2014 will mark the dying days of the bezel

Screens are getting bigger & with them so are smartphones. Is there a way to counter the trend? Yes! And it has everything to do with the shrinking bezel.
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Loving edge-to-edge screens? Get used to buttons on the back

Buttons take up a lot of space inside your phone. As bezels get smaller & edge-to-edge screens become common, buttons are going to have to go someplace else

What did bezels ever do to you?

Bezels in smartphones are a dying breed. But they do have several real purposes and shouldn’t be dismissed so easily. Here is my argument.