Nov 13, 2018
We have all seen these newly-launched smartphones with the little black cut-outs on top of the screen. It is everywhere and every other brand is using it. But, is this latest trend just a design element or something which is born out of necessity? Let’s find out.
To understand the trend that has gripped smartphone users we need to first understand why the notch was introduced in the first place. The need for a notch on the display was felt when smartphone manufactures wanted to increase the screen-to-body ratios so that more space is available for the display. In order to do this,It was needed to reduce or minimize the bezel on the front face. But, what is a smartphone bezel?