Huawei patents phone design with a hole in the display for the earpiece

09 November 2018
No, not the selfie camera - though the company is considering that too. Pretty soon displays may look like Swiss cheese.

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  • witwew

just put bezel on every phone so that no one will complain about notches and everything (hole) stupid idea.... just making everything complicated

no one can please everyone because they have there own thinking
just to put the bezels again so that u can put everything what is really needed on the phone/

  • Anonymous

bracing for another year (or two) of decreasing demands

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 09 Nov 2018Stupid idea. Let them keep that patent forever. I hope no o... moreMotorola x 2013 has hole in screen for mic and didnt fill patent for it.
Huawei is so lame

  • Anonymous

Lol what this manufacturers are doing annoying things.
It seems like camera will be popout from the hole. Hahahaha

  • Anonymous

Wait if they can cut the display just like that then why don't they do it in the sida edges ?

2019 new trend = hole

  • Anonymous

Stupid idea. Let them keep that patent forever. I hope no one will try to copy it.

  • Anonymous

Anonymous, 09 Nov 2018No, "holes" are actually worse, because you can't hide them... moreI know right? Give me back my bezels!

  • Anonymous

Whackcar, 09 Nov 2018R.I.P Notch 2017-2018 Small display holes are much less ... moreNo, "holes" are actually worse, because you can't hide them and you're stuck with them like dead pixels.
And this insanity for a milimeter less. The world have gone completely insane.

  • Anonymous

They have nothing else to do.

Whackcar, 09 Nov 2018R.I.P Notch 2017-2018 Small display holes are much less ... moreThe oneplus 6t's notch is ok, but the other ones are very annoying. You are right, it will be a trend of the past in maybe 1 year

R.I.P Notch 2017-2018

Small display holes are much less annoying. Hopefully in a few years we will progress to proper under-display cameras as well.