Versus: For and against curved edge smartphone displays

Smartphones with curved edge displays are now more common than ever. While this brings joy to some, others would rather have manufacturers give up on them entirely. We have a defender for each side of this tech conflict, check what they had to say!
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33 Comments

28. Larry_ThaGr81

Posts: 592; Member since: May 26, 2011

So the s10+ is my 5th Samsung phone, but first with curved edges. I must admit the edge menu is cool and offers a lot of different customizations options. However, I still prefer a flat phone because I feel it will help do a better job of protecting my display in the event I drop the phone, which is very rare. Samsung forced my hand because the benefits of the s10 and s10+ outweighed my preference for a flat display. If they offered a flat display s10, then would have gone with that over the s10+ without even thinking twice. My last phone was the s8 Active, which had a flat display. In my opinion, the s8 Active was simply an overall better device than the s8 and s8+ when you compare the specs side by side. A s10 Active with a rugged casing and a flat display would be nice but it seems as though Samsung is moving away from rugged phones, which is why I purchased a fully protective phone case for my s10+.

33. aries.phills

Posts: 161; Member since: May 17, 2011

I can't believe that a lot of people don't like the beautiful curved displays.

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