The need for full-screen phones have grown and manufacturers are beginning to see the need to design smartphones that have massive displays with the screen edges that have to be smaller and smaller – that’s how manufacturers think at least.
In the past couple of years, the “screen-to-body” ratio has become an important metric for both smartphone marketers and consumers. We used to look past the thick bezels found on most smartphones, but now we seem to want handsets with little bezel as much as possible, so the display can be bigger and still conveniently fit in one hand.
In today’s buying guide on NAIJAKNOWHOW.NET, we will pack some of the best full-screen phones with dope specs and features. These are surely the best smartphones out there with the highest screen to body ratio.
Let’s get underway!
12 Best Full-Screen Phones (Bezel-less Phones) in 2019
1. Lenovo Z5 Pro (95.06% StB)
Lenovo phone with full-screen display
The Z5 Pro device contains a 6.39-inch AMOLED panel with a resolution of 1080x2340P, would you calculate that you would end up with a screen ratio of 19.5:9. According to the Chinese manufacturer, the screen-to-body ratio is around 95.06 percent which makes it one of the best full screen phones out there.
Besides the fingerprint scanner under the screen, the Lenovo Z5 Pro has something special. To bring out the sensors and camera sensors for the necessary selfies, you have to slide the screen down. You physically push the module up and down. Saves a motor that could fail.
The Lenovo Z5 Pro includes a Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 SoC with 6GB of RAM, an option with more RAM is not available. Furthermore, there is a choice of 64 and 128 GB of internal storage, has a decent battery with a 3,350 mAh capacity. Click here to see the full specifications of the Lenovo Z5 Pro smartphone.
Here are the Lenovo Z5 Pro key specifications…
|Display||6.39 inches Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio|
|OS||Android v8.1 (Oreo)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Octa core (2.2 GHz, Dual core, Kryo 360 + 1.7 GHz, Quad core, Kryo 360)|
|Storage||64GB / 128GB ROM + 6GB RAM|
|Camera||16MP + 24MP Rear/16MP + 8MP Front (With LED light)|
|Price||€255 euros (₦120,000 – ₦125,000 in Nigeria)|
2. OPPO Find X (93.8% StB)
The OPPO Find X is a stunning phone. With bevelled edges, a display with a size of 6.42 inches and a 19.5:9 aspect ratio. The face of the phone is almost complete display, clocking a screen-to-body ratio of 93.8 percent. This is one of the highest screen-to-body ratios we’ve ever seen.
This phone flies, packing Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 chipset, runs ColorOS 5.1 operating system (based on Android 8.1 Oreo), 8GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, and a 3,730mAh battery.
Here are the Oppo Find X key specifications…
|Display||6.42 inches AMOLED 2,340 x 1,080 resolution
(19.5:9 aspect ratio)
|OS||ColorOS 5.1 (based on Android 8.1 Oreo)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core, up to 2.8Ghz|
|Storage||256GB ROM + 8GB RAM|
|Camera||16MP + 20MP Rear/16MP + 25MP Front (With LED light)|
|Price||€999 (approx. N410,000 – N420,000 naira)|
3. Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 (93.4% StB)
Xiaomi phone with full-screen display
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 is the Xiaomi smartphone with the largest screen to body ratio. It has its front camera hidden behind the touchscreen, and it bears the smartphone’s dual front camera. This display’s panel is the Samsung-produced AMOLED screen of 6.4 inches working with a Full HD+ resolution of 1080 x 2340 pixels. The Mi Mix 3 smartphone’s display sports 93.4% screen-to-body ratio.
This device is powered by Octa-core 2.8GHz Kryo Processor and runs the latest Android 9.0 Pie. It comes in two RAM and storage models – 128GB / 256GB ROM / 516GB and 6GB / 8GB / 10GB RAM and a 3200mAh battery.. Click here to check the full features and specifications of the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3.
Here are the Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 key specifications…
|Display||6.4-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie (MIUI 10)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.8GHz Kryo Processor|
|Storage||128/256/512GB ROM + 6/8/10GB RAM|
|Camera||Dual 12MP + 12 MP rear camera (Dual-LED flash) + 24MP + 2MP front camera|
|Price||N200,000 – N250,000|
4. Huawei Honor Magic 2 (91.5% StB)
Huawei phone with full-screen display
Honor Magic 2 carries a 6.4-inch AMOLED screen as its display. This display fashions out its crispness through 1080 x 2340 pixels resolution as well as 403PPI density, 19.5:9 aspect ratio and approximately 91.5 percent screen-to-body ratio.
This device is powered by Octa-core 2.6GHz Kirin Processor and runs the latest Android 9.0 Pie. It comes in two RAM and storage models – 128GB / 256GB ROM and 6GB / 8GB RAM. Click here to check the full features and specifications of the Honor Magic 2.
Here are the Huawei Honor Magic 2 key specifications…
|Display||6.39-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2340 pixels|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie (Magic UI 2.0)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.6GHz Kirin Processor|
|Storage||128GB / 256GB ROM + 6GB / 8GB RAM|
|Camera||16MP + 16MP + 24MP Rear/16MP + 2MP + 2MP Front (With LED light)|
|Price||N100,000 – N150,000 naira in Nigeria|
5. Vivo Nex (91.24% StB)
Vivo phone with full-screen display
The Vivo Nex features a gigantic 6.59-inch Super AMOLED display. The bezels are tiny on all sides, including the bottom. The Nex is eschewing the thick-chin-and-notch trend, allowing for a stunning 91.24 percent screen-to-body ratio.
The screen is Full HD+ (2316 x 1080 pixels), resulting in a tall 19.3:9 aspect ratio. Screen density is a relatively low 338 ppi, but thanks to the large screen, it shouldn’t be a huge issue.
This phone packs Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon 845 chipset, runs Funtouch OS with Jovi (based on Android 8.1 Oreo), 8GB of RAM, 256GB of internal storage, and a 4000mAh battery.
Here are the Vivo Nex key specifications…
|Display||6.59-inch Super AMOLED display (2316 x 1080 pixels)|
|OS||Funtouch OS with Jovi (based on Android 8.1 Oreo)|
|Processor||Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, Octa-core (2×2.2 GHz 360 Gold & 6×1.7 GHz Kryo 360 Silver)|
|Storage||128GB/256GB ROM + 8GB RAM|
|Camera||12MP + 5MP Rear/Motorised 8MP Front (With LED light)|
|Price||128GB: $700 (~N250k – 255k naira) | 256GB $750 (~N280k – N285k naira)|
6. OPPO Reno (93.1% StB)
OPPO phone with full screen display
The OPPO Reno smartphone has a selfie camera module which is quite unique. The OPPO Reno features a gigantic 6.4-inch Super AMOLED display. The bezels are tiny on all sides, including the bottom. The Reno is eschewing the popup camera trend, allowing for a stunning 93.1 percent screen-to-body ratio.
It comes with a front camera that will appear upward with a pop-up mechanism when the camera application is opened, then again hiding in the body of the device when the camera application is turned off, similar to OPPO F11 Pro. Aside from this, it comes with other interesting features like the FHD+ display, Snapdragon 710 and of course large storage.
Here are the OPPO Reno key specifications…
|Display||6.4-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2340 pixels|
|OS||Color OS 6.0 (Android 9.0 Pie OS)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.2GHz Snapdragon 710|
|Storage||256 GB + 6/8 GB RAM or 128 GB + 6GB RAM|
|Camera||48MP + 5MP Rear/Motorised pop-up 16MP Front (With LED light)|
7. OPPO Reno 10x Zoom Edition (93.1% StB)
Latest OPPO phone with bezelless display and 10x zoom
The Chinese manufacturer OPPO also announced the larger model of the Reno series which is the called “OPPO Reno 10x Zoom Edition” equipped with a 10x hybrid zoom, a new model of the new brand Reno.
The OPPO Reno features a large 6.6-inch Super AMOLED display. The bezels are tiny on all sides, including the bottom. The Reno is embraces the popup camera trend, allowing for a stunning 93.1 percent screen-to-body ratio. In terms of specifications, it is a successor to the OPPO Find X, with the new Snapdragon 855 SoC, a pop-up selfie camera and a borderless screen.
Here are the OPPO Reno 10x Zoom Edition key specifications…
|Display||6.6-inch AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2340 pixels, Gorilla Glass 6|
|OS||Color OS 6.0 (Android 9.0 Pie OS)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.84GHz Snapdragon 855|
|Storage||256 GB + 6/8 GB RAM or 128 GB + 6GB RAM|
|Camera||48MP + 13MP + 8MP Rear/Motorised pop-up 16MP Front (With LED light)|
8. Samsung Galaxy A80 (85.8% StB)
Samsung phone with full-screen display
Samsung Galaxy A80 justifies this with awesome features like a bezel-less display “Notchless Infinity”, with 85.8 percent screen-to-body ratio, pop-up and rotating camera, fingerprints under the screen are also powerful.
In addition, there is a large 3700mAh battery that can be charged quickly and you can easily expand the internal memory. Finally, the device is equipped with Android 9.0 Pie, so you can get started right away!
Here are the Samsung Galaxy A80 key specifications…
|Display||6.7-inch Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2400 pixels, 20:9 aspect ratio|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie OS (One UI)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.0 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 710|
|Storage||128GB ROM + 8GB RAM (SDcard upt o 512GB)|
|Camera||48MP + 8MP + TOF Pop-up rotating camera module (With LED light)|
|Price||₦275,000 – ₦280,000|
9. Huawei P Smart Z (91% StB)
Huawei phone with full-screen display
Huawei launches its first device without “notch” and with a popup front camera on the market. The P Smart Z should not only satisfy with an almost borderless display but also bring along a number of other attractive features aside it’s 91 percent screen-to-body-ratio (AA/TP, Huawei lab data).
Because it uses a camera pop-up mechanism, P Smart Z also officially became Huawei’s first smartphone that is not decorated with notch on the screen measuring 6.59 inches. As a result, the Full HD + LCD screen resolution of 2340 x 1080 pixel looks more spacious. Under the hood, you will find the Kirin 710F chipset accompained with 4GB RAM and 64GB ROM.
Here are the P Smart Z key specifications…
|Display||6.59-inch IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 X 2340 pixels|
|OS||Android 9.0 Pie (Huawei Emotion UI)|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.2GHz HiSilicon Kirin 710F|
|Storage||64GB ROM + 4GB RAM (with SD card support up to 512GB)|
|Camera||16MP + 2MP Rear / Motorized pop-up 16 MP (With LED light)|
|Price||₦110,000 – ₦115,000|
10. OnePlus 7 Pro (88.1% StB)
OnePlus smartphone with full-screen display
The OnePlus 7 Pro is the latest flagship device from OnePlus. It features a pop-up camera and an all-screen design with 88.1 percent screen-to-body ratio, Snapdragon 855, up to 12GB of RAM and a 90Hz OLED display.
Here are the OnePlus 7 Pro key specifications…
|Display||6.67-inch Fluid AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1440 x 3120 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~516 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); OxygenOS 9|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.84 GHz Snapdragon 855 chipset|
|Storage||256 GB + 8/12 GB RAM or 128 GB + 6 GB RAM|
|Camera||48MP + 16MP + 8MP Rear / Motorized pop-up 16 MP (With LED light)|
|Price||7 Pro (6/128GB): $669 (approx. ₦241,000)
7 Pro (8/256GB): $699 (approx. ₦251,000)
7 Pro (12/256GB): $749 (approx. ₦270,000)
11. ASUS ZenFone 6 (83.8% StB)
ASUS smartphone with full-screen display
ASUS officially launched ZenFone 6 with larger screen display and presents a flip-up camera.
The ZenFone 6 is the predecessor of 2018’s ZenFone 5 and comes with features that appeal to the high-end smartphones users. The device comes with a full-screen no-notch display with a screen-to-body ratio of 83.8 percent, Snapdragon 855 chipset and a huge battery.
Here are the ZenFone 6 key specifications…
|Display||6.4 inches IPS LCD capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie), ZenUI 6|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.8GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Processor|
|Storage||64GB / 128GB ROM + 6GB or 255GB + 8GB RAM (MicroSD card up to 1TB)|
|Camera||48MP + 13MP Rear/Motorized flip-up main camera module for Front (With LED light)|
|Price||Starts at 499 Euros (approx. ₦200,000)|
12. Redmi K20 Pro (92% StB)
Cheapest Xiaomi Snapdragon 855 phone with full screen display
This is Redmi’s first flagship device. The Redmi K20 Pro have “stronger performance, longer battery life, better camera and of course a higher screen ratio than most Xiaomi phones out there.
Redmi K20 Pro has a 6.39-inch AMOLED display, CPU for Snapdragon 855 and clocks at 2.84 GHz Octa-core, In terms of storage and RAM, it comes in several variants with RAM 6GB / 64GB ROM being the cheapest among them.
In the camera department, it is equipped with the triple camera setup. They are – 48MP main camera, 13MP ultrawide-angle lens and an 8MP telephoto lens. Also, it uses a motorised 20MP pop-up selfie camera that ensures the display maintains its bezel-less design with a 92% screen-to-body ratio.
Here are the Redmi K20 Pro key specifications…
|Display||6.39-inch, Super AMOLED capacitive touchscreen, 1080 x 2340 pixels, 19.5:9 ratio (~403 ppi density)|
|OS||Android 9.0 (Pie); MIUI 10|
|Processor||Octa-core 2.84GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 Processor|
|Storage||256 GB + 8 GB RAM or 128 GB + 6/8 GB RAM or 64 GB + 6 GB RAM|
|Camera||48MP + 8MP + 13MP Rear/Motorised pop-up 20MP Front|
|Price||Starts 2,499 Yuan (about ₦110,000 in Nigeria)|
There you go, those are the top smartphones with full-screen display, specs, features, prices and where to buy in Nigeria.
But then… The big question is this:
Can a smartphone ever reach that 100 percent screen-to-body ratio mark? Well, sooner or later phone manufacturers will certainly answer that question — they’ve got to make their products stand out somehow.
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