This is how Apple is keeping larger iPhone displays in a small package

Spoiler alert: Apple's method for keeping the overall phone size small while increasing the iPhone display size is exactly the same as every other smartphone manufacturer on the planet. That's pretty crazy, right? If you want to keep the phone size small and make the display bigger, there is really only one option: shrink the bezels...
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30. refillable

Posts: 1071; Member since: Mar 10, 2014

OMG So Cool!

31. chaoscauser

Posts: 39; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

Mobility index Galaxy s4: 26.00g (130g/5inch) Galaxy s2: 26.98g (116g/4.3inch) LG G3: 27.09g (149g/5.5inch) LG G2: 27.50g (143g/5.2inch) Galaxy s3: 27.71g (133g/4.8inch) iphone 5s: 28.00g (112g/4inch) Galaxy s5: 28.43g (145g/5.1inch) - with dust and water resistant HTC One: 30.43g (143g/4.7inch) HTC One M8: 32g (160g/5inch) sony Z2: 32.35g (163g/5.2inch) - with dust and water resistant Sony Z1: 34.00g (170g/5inch) - with dust and water resistant iphone 4s : 40.00g (140g/3.5inch)

32. chaoscauser

Posts: 39; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

Width per display inch LG G3: 13.56mm (74.6mm/5.5inch) Galaxy Alpha: 13.93mm (65.5mm/4.7inch) Galaxy s4: 13.96mm (58.6mm/5inch) Sony Z2: 14.1mm (73.3mm/5.2inch) - with dust and water resistant HTC One M8: 14.12mm (70.6mm/5inch) Galaxy s5: 14.21mm (70.6mm/5.1inch) - with dust and water resistant iphone 5s: 14.65mm (58.6mm/4inch) iphone 4s : 16.74mm (58.6mm/3.5inch)

33. sapiopath

Posts: 9; Member since: Jul 11, 2014

I'm confused. What's the point of this article? I literally lost 2 minutes of my life I am never getting back.

34. Taters

Posts: 6474; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

That's going to be one ugly phone if the bottom bezel is smaller than the top bezel.
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