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The OnePlus 6 will have a Notch. Here’s the first official image and the explanation

  1. MedoLino
    Froyo Mar 28, 2018


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  2. sommersy
    KitKat Mar 28, 2018


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  3. Schwabl
    Gingerbread Mar 28, 2018

    Schwabl , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Why are you all so negative about the notch?
    It's right now the best possible way to get a fullscreen experience with as less bezels as possible.
    The Notifications are moving up where the notch is, but the screen itself is gonna stay just the same as always.
    You guys are not reading the articles right, when watching videos etc. you won't see the notch because they optimized the software so the video will stretch out just until it hits the notch. Thanks to OLED technology.
     

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  4. RaghavendraRaghavendra
    Donut Mar 28, 2018

    RaghavendraRaghavendra , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Obviously notch is a bad design decision. No technology is bigger than user preference. Good that I bought OP5T. Will wait for Apple to remove notch and other sheep to follow in future phone models.
     

  5. gmanasseh
    Eclair Mar 28, 2018

    gmanasseh , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Read the whole thing. Still not buying a notched phone.

    1. It's not a coincidence that everyone started doing this after Apple did, just like omitting the headphone jack.

    2. It's still possible to make minimal bezels with an intact screen, like Samsung and LG are doing, and like OnePlus did with the 5T.
     

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  6. Yudiansyah
    Eclair Mar 28, 2018

    Yudiansyah , Mar 28, 2018 :
    when you use 18:9 screen, you have black, flat, empty screen when watching video. why should using notch for full screen? iphone X using notch, cause they make almost 97% all screen. android only 90%, sooooo?? why must using notch? BTW, mi mix can do it, why we can't?
     

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  7. G_mohamed_asskali_JVyw
    Gingerbread Mar 28, 2018


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  8. eye842
    Lollipop Mar 28, 2018

    eye842 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Having a Oneplus device IS a limited thing, becoming a lemming just because it's the trend never made my life and never will. If I have to chose a lessor phone without a notch I will not back down and settle for a notchy phone (I do have other criteria that the OP6 is breaking).
     

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  9. Deactivated User
    Mar 28, 2018


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  10. SanyamJain3010
    Honeycomb Mar 28, 2018


  11. J1515016073044
    Froyo Mar 28, 2018

    J1515016073044 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    I think i will buy the OP6 only for the notch.It simply increases the screen on the left and right side of the upper end.Whats bad about that? Its even looks good i personally think.
     

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  12. Salt505
    Jelly Bean Mar 28, 2018

    Salt505 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Can someone please explain to my why the notch is so hated? You get more real estate and thinner bezels. I mean sure, it's kind of ugly and not a very well thought-out design but still. Please explain.
     

  13. Salt505
    Jelly Bean Mar 28, 2018

    Salt505 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Samsung's display is technically not edge-to-edge.
     

  14. dsmonteiro
    Community Consultant Staff Member Mar 28, 2018

    dsmonteiro , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Last time I made a "why" question on these forums, people attacked me. Good luck with that.
     

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  15. Astou39
    Eclair Mar 28, 2018

    Astou39 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Really bad decision to put this useless notch on OP6. I am staying with 3t, w8ing to get the money for pixel or Huawei... To bad that the company I loved died! #JUSTSETTLED
     

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  16. Salt505
    Jelly Bean Mar 28, 2018

    Salt505 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Care to explain why you dislike the notch so much?
     

  17. SanyamJain3010
    Honeycomb Mar 28, 2018


  18. Achillias
    Froyo Mar 28, 2018

  19. E1510854199402
    Froyo Mar 28, 2018

    E1510854199402 , Mar 28, 2018 :
    Sticking with my Oneplus 5T, the notch is hideous in my opinion.

    I was an Apple fan until they released the iPhone X, that’s why I brought the Oneplus 5T.

    What a terrible design change :-(
     

  20. marinobiagio
    KitKat Mar 28, 2018