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Old May 2nd, 2013, 06:03 PM   #24 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Doyer View Post
Don't you think it would have been better to have the glass cover the entire front of the phone (besides the speaker grill)? I remember watching a video review of a glass SP for the Galaxy Nexus that covered the entire front of the phone, like a second layer, edge to edge.

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It looks like the Seidio SP has beveled edges, which is cool, but to me it'd make more sense to go edge to edge.
The problem is that Note 2 screen is curved toward the edge. When you have a flexible plastic screen protector it will bend and stick to the surface. But when you are dealing with a thick piece of tempered glass, it will not bend at the edges and will not stick in there. That is a main complain with MIME and other tempered glass manufacturers. Seidio did their homework and found that cutout to be the most optimal shape for all edges to stick properly. As a matter of fact, I recently heard MIME had to redesign their glass and will be coming out with a new version.
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