Tag Archive: ratio


HTC’s first phone with 18:9 aspect ratio, bezel-less display coming in November

What’s the biggest trend in smartphone design this year? That’s an easy one – bezel-less displays, of course. Just look around and you’ll see what we mean. Companies like Samsung, LG, Xiaomi or Essential have turned the bezel-less display into a standard for flagship phones. But not all Android OEMs have joined the party – […]

5 affordable phones with 18:9 aspect ratio displays

It appears that 18:9 aspect ratio displays which debuted with phones like the LG G6 and Samsung Galaxy S8 have been very well received by smartphones enthusiasts. Unfortunately, most models that incorporate this tall and narrow format are high-end devices which cost a lot of money. But fortunately phone makers have taken note of the […]

NUU Mobile intros a pair of affordable 18:9 aspect ratio phones

American maker of affordable smartphones, NUU Mobile has just unveiled the new G series which includes two handset models, the G1 and G3. One of the major trends in smartphones this year is the inclusion of 18:9 format displays. However, most of the phones boasting a screen with this particular aspect ratio are high-end affairs […]

Huawei to unveil phone with 18:9 aspect ratio display, dual front and rear cameras soon

Following one of this year’s major smartphone trends, Huawei is also gearing up to release phones with an 18:9 aspect ratio display. According to rumors we’ve seen so far, the Mate 10 flagship will come with a tall and narrow body characteristic of this aspect ratio. But by the looks of it, the company will […]

Huawei Mate 10 lock screen video shows pretty colors, 2:1 aspect ratio

Extra-tall Huawei flagship will focus on ‘smart colors’ on its lock screen.

We’re still just over a month away from the official launch of the Huawei Mate 10, but the company is continuing to trickle out details of the upcoming flagship. Today we’ve got an early look at the Mate 10’s lock screen in the form of the video below, which is intended to show the new ‘smart color selection’ feature for text on the lock screen. In essence,  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 boasts a 6-inch display with 18:9 aspect ratio, smaller battery

A day before the grand iPhone 8 reveal, Xiaomi – which used to be dubbed Apple’s China at one point – pulled the veil off the Mi MIX 2. The successor of last year’s stunning Mi MIX, the new phablet comes with an improved design and top-of-the-line specs. While the bezel-less look has been adopted […]

Maze is prepping its own 18:9 aspect ratio phone called Comet

A new comer to the industry, Maze made a positive first impression with its bezeless smartphone, the Alpha which borrowed a lot of design cues from the Xiaomi Mi MIX. Now the company is working on a new smartphone which like the Alpha, takes its inspiration from popular products – but this time it’s the […]

Sony might launch its own 18:9 ratio flagship at IFA 2017

Sony already unveiled one flagship this year – the 4K display Xperia XZ Premium, but if recent rumors are to be believed the Japanese company is prepping another one. Word surfaced on Weibo that Sony is gearing up to introduce an 18:9 aspect ratio premium phone at IFA 2017 in Berlin which is scheduled to […]

The next 18:9 ratio phone will come from Google

The Pixel 2 is popping into the rumor mill with some frequency these days. Slowly but surely the aura of mystery is lifting and we’re starting to an idea of what the Pixel 2 will be like. German website WinFuture has spotted the Pixel XL 2 in the GFXBench database with most of its specifications […]

The Galaxy Note 8 will likely feature the same aspect ratio as the Galaxy S8

A new set of rumors have revealed information regarding the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 8. The rumors suggest the Note 8 will feature a 6.3-inch display with an 18.5:9 aspect ratio.