Samsung patents new bezel-less design

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  1. danDroid

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    The full screen design craze has gotten to the point where displays have covered all the blank bezels and are now pushing up against functional elements like the front camera. The patent drawings show the display coming right up to the edge of the phone with a small cutout to leave room for the front camera, earpiece and assorted sensors. The cutout doesn’t seems as extreme as Essential’s or even the iPhone’s.

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    Does it not look like the iPhone 8 AMOLED?

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    They will all look the same soon... Mate 10 also going bezeless

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    not sure if I like the cutout for the camera. maybe I should patent an inscreen camera :)
     
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    Who wants this?
     
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    It's the new craze Pere, seems to be the new trend

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    Prefer the word FAD.

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    Coming soon to a cellular store near you; the phone you can't hold anywhere without touching multiple control surfaces! Good luck doing anything! Want to hand your phone to someone else while the screen is on? Too bad; you can't! As soon as they touch it, they've hit a control and changed the screen.
     
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    actually that is already happening with my note 5. I am all the time, opening something or closing something when picking up the phone when on :) almost as bad as changing watch face on my watch when crossing my arms.
     
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    I'm still hoping for the flip phone fad to come back :D
     
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    now that would be interesting, with the phone sizes the way they are now.
     
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    I will start the flip phone trend again.. My idea you have a larger phone with detachable mod turns to flip phone...

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