When the iPhone X was announced in September 2017, one of the design “features” was the notch – a small(ish) region that interrupts the otherwise bezel-free display that houses the front camera and FaceID sensors. And while it was panned by many, that didn’t stop other phone makers from introducing their own notched displays. But…
Yesterday, Google announced that the much-maligned notch on the Google Pixel 3 XL is a “removable” feature that can be hidden via a secret setting in Android Pie. Here’s why you shouldn’t get too excited.