If you have plans for buying a phone today, then you should take a moment to see these reasons why you should get a smartphone that is bigger than 5inches.
Over the past years, the Android smartphone makers have explored many variations in terms of the display size shifting the ideal size from 2.5 inches to 6.3 inches.
Eventually, the smartphones have been growing bigger in size and now they have reached a point after which they cannot get bigger. According to Gadget to Use, the increase in the number of smartphones with larger display sizes over five inches has opened a new segment called ‘Phablet’.
Lately, almost all the smartphones that have been launched since 2012 come with an average display size of 4.5 inches or above. Especially, the high-end Android offerings come with five inches plus displays. Not only Android smartphones, even Windows phone manufacturers are coming up with large-screen phones in order to stay ahead in the race.
Also, Cupertino-based tech titan, Apple, has announced a four-inch iPhone and is tipped to be working on a 4.8-inch and 6-inch iPhone models.
But, what is the reason for the manufacturers to launch super-sized smartphones and the consumers to like the trend? It could be anything like bigger screens are better for texting, browsing or any such functionality.
Here are six advantages that justify that smartphones should be having large-sized displays.
1. Visual delight
The smartphones not only come with large screens, but they also come with advanced technologies and high pixel density, offering a visual treat to the users. The large displays offer more real estate to house widgets and app icons and they are ideal to enjoy high definition wallpapers and live wallpapers.
2. Engaging games
With the increasing number of addictive games, there is no reason to explain the advantage of large screen phones when it comes to playing games. Such large displays definitely make the fantastic graphics enjoyable and do justice to the graphic intense games. Besides large displays, the heavy games do require good storage space and processing speed as well.
3. Browsing pictures
The large screen devices are very comfortable and convenient to browse the snaps that have been clicked. Be it the smartphone’s gallery, photographs, wallpapers or images on social networks, the big screen phones are the best ones.
4. Social networking
These days, the smartphones users check access their social networks such as Facebook and Twitter mainly using smartphones. Large-sized smartphones make this practice convenient as they provide a similar experience as computers. Bigger screens make it easier to read the updates, view the posts shared by friends, post an update or perform any such activity.
5. Reading e-books
The evolution of technology has surely swapped the need of buying or borrowing books to keep up our reading habits. There are a slew of e-book reader apps that can be downloaded on the smartphones to enjoy reading anything that we want to. Since the mobile is ultra portable, we can take just a tap to read any book using the large screen smartphones. Bigger displays produce more content on a single page thereby avoiding the need to scroll or turn the page.