iPhone X Bezels on a Macbook Pro? (See Pic)

groove-agent

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I saw this concept from Laptop Mag and thought the idea was intriguing. The MBP needs a minimized bezel like the Dell XPS, but still retains the camera in the right spot.

The white menu bar could wrap around the camera bezel like the iPhoneX, but I don't know if enough menu items would fit. Maybe the menu items could end up on the touch bar? Interesting.

Similarly the Apple watch could finally be outfitted with a camera, which is the only the thing holding me back from replacing my phone when I go out.

The original article is here: https://www.laptopmag.com/articles/macbook-rumors-design?utm_source=ltp-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20171026-ltp
 
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I'd prefer a rectangular screen - there isn't the same size issue as with the phone. And while we're at it let's keep the screen on the iPad rectangular too.
 
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It looks awesome and they should do that. Dell has already done something similar and it looks stunning.
 

Eggtastic

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Are you talking about the XPS / infinity-edge screen?
Yes. Now, the cost of that is moving the camera down to the bottom (called the nose camera since you know why). However, I never face time on my laptop so it doesn't matter. If I ever switched from MacOS, that would be the laptop for me.
 

eyeseeyou

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I can’t imagine visual/creative types being completely happy with having that notch dip into their canvas.
 
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Appleaker

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Really, they’ve put a notch in every product? The watch doesn’t even have a camera yet! I am 100% for the rounded screen with consistent bezels, but this is not that and I don’t think it’s what we’ll see them do.
 
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