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Why Are Phones All The Same Shape?

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Why are phones virtually all rectangular instead of some other shape?
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  1. Tchitchouan Inouane

    Tchitchouan Inouane

    Dag geleden

    i'm happy all phones are standardized, it was a nightmare in the past

  2. Cpstechreviews


    Dag geleden

    This is the 1,000th comment on this video

  3. Ali Sher

    Ali Sher

    4 dagen geleden

    Phone has a screen Apple fanboys: Oh look it is copying iphone.

  4. mayank raj

    mayank raj

    5 dagen geleden

    Lmg the standard user interfaces? To some extents

  5. ofek536


    5 dagen geleden

    With those big screens nowadays it gets very bright and dazzling to watch these videos. When are you going to switch the background to something more... Dark?

  6. Freak80MC


    6 dagen geleden

    2:33 I literally have a popup camera phone, it isn't that bad as someone who doesn't ever take selfies, more screen real estate for me ;)

    • organicinsanity


      4 dagen geleden

      Loving my OnePlus 7 pro

  7. SirWaffleburger


    6 dagen geleden

    random tip: never shoot a 50 caliber rifle with a flip phone in your pocket the muzzle break blasts sand into your pocket and destroys the phone

  8. gameflux


    6 dagen geleden

    Cool !

  9. cthrekgoru


    6 dagen geleden

    Pop-up lens look cool...

  10. Steve Jobs

    Steve Jobs

    6 dagen geleden

    This is dumb, why wheels are round?

  11. Tired Potato

    Tired Potato

    6 dagen geleden

    the real question is: can we bring back phone charm holes please?

  12. Pseudynom


    6 dagen geleden

    Samsung Galaxy Folder 2: "Am I a joke to you?"

    • TalesOfWar


      5 dagen geleden


  13. Diego Andrés Rey Tapias

    Diego Andrés Rey Tapias

    6 dagen geleden

    James brows got me living omg

  14. Cameron Isreal

    Cameron Isreal

    6 dagen geleden

    Do laptop motherboards have chipsets like Z390 or something like that

  15. J Money

    J Money

    6 dagen geleden

    You should make a video explaining how the iPhone 12 line can record Dolby Vision video in real time.

  16. David Curry

    David Curry

    6 dagen geleden

    Because smartphones are also display monitors. Why are all monitors the same shape?

  17. Piyush Singh

    Piyush Singh

    7 dagen geleden

    0:16 pocophone f1 Who owns one

  18. Jay Paans

    Jay Paans

    7 dagen geleden

    Hey, I know Google pulled the plug, but what about modular phone like ARA?

  19. ICON MAN


    7 dagen geleden

    Then it would be illegal to play minecraft

  20. Customized Freak

    Customized Freak

    7 dagen geleden

    I'll invent a triangle shaped smartphone then. 😂😂😂

  21. HaroldTech


    7 dagen geleden

    2:52 did he say PRO-cessor?

  22. Adam Richardt

    Adam Richardt

    7 dagen geleden

    What about the pear phone from icarly idiot

  23. Rodeo Gaming

    Rodeo Gaming

    7 dagen geleden

    Good question have a nice day.

  24. Joseph King

    Joseph King

    7 dagen geleden

    I want the pear shaped phone from Sam and cat.



    7 dagen geleden

    Obviously you haven't seen Nokia phones in their glory days 😀

  26. Alfa Alfu

    Alfa Alfu

    7 dagen geleden

    Why iPhone still not having full-screen or punch hole display?

  27. Doan Le

    Doan Le

    7 dagen geleden

    No company make triangle Phone? Maybe Escobar? 🤣

  28. Mydad8pie


    7 dagen geleden

    Good vid

  29. Dick Tucker - Easily Aroused Secret Agent

    Dick Tucker - Easily Aroused Secret Agent

    7 dagen geleden

    I'm gonna buy a circle phone the moment it comes out just brag in my school. (If I can afford it)

  30. Eden Martins

    Eden Martins

    7 dagen geleden

    I mean, I get it. But still, I like my Mi 9T pop up camera though

  31. MrChris8162


    7 dagen geleden


  32. Austine Declan

    Austine Declan

    8 dagen geleden

    For the same reason TV's laptops and PCs look the (generally) same

  33. Anonymous 1703

    Anonymous 1703

    8 dagen geleden

    Ye man explain about ndb(nano diamond battery) pls man

  34. Tibonge Kaonga

    Tibonge Kaonga

    8 dagen geleden

    Answer: pockets and NLcameras.

  35. blaster 666

    blaster 666

    8 dagen geleden

    Techquickie now as dumb as the viewers welcome to 2020

  36. noxabellus


    8 dagen geleden

    The question no one asked

  37. Pete


    8 dagen geleden

    Mobile phones have always been and will always be pocket shaped. End of story.

  38. Matti Luopajärvi

    Matti Luopajärvi

    8 dagen geleden

    When Sabre came out with their Pyramid tablet and phone it did not do swell.

  39. crowaust


    8 dagen geleden

    I still think that the Nokia N97/N97 mini had the best form factor, Full touchscreen like a candy bar phone on the outside, and a proper keyboard inside.

  40. Himalayan 420

    Himalayan 420

    8 dagen geleden

    Why am i getting linus in ads ????

  41. Mohammed Abdullah

    Mohammed Abdullah

    8 dagen geleden

    The most useless video I've watched today

  42. Electrodude


    8 dagen geleden

    They just look at PDA market, rest of evolution of screens was just practicality.

  43. Lanar Korras

    Lanar Korras

    8 dagen geleden

    Also, with the amount of time spent watching videos and playing games, the display better be big and widescreen, which probably has a huge impact on the required shape as well.

  44. Stanley Kinzinger

    Stanley Kinzinger

    8 dagen geleden

    Because were dumb

  45. Bryan de Paepe

    Bryan de Paepe

    8 dagen geleden

    They are all the same shape for the same reasons that TV's and monitors are the all same shape as the modern smart phone.

  46. Afridi Hassan

    Afridi Hassan

    8 dagen geleden

    Thank you :p nice video.

  47. Wasi kabir

    Wasi kabir

    8 dagen geleden

    Imagine a circle shaped candy bar!!!

  48. Nora Arizona

    Nora Arizona

    8 dagen geleden

    I don't know who needs to hear this, you've got to stop saving money. Invest some part of it, if you really want financial freedom.

    • Danny Measho

      Danny Measho

      3 dagen geleden

      @John Dominic shut up

    • Danny Measho

      Danny Measho

      3 dagen geleden

      @John Dominic shut up

    • Danny Measho

      Danny Measho

      3 dagen geleden

      @John Dominic bot

    • gukki


      3 dagen geleden

      @The Marble Guy 👏👏 No shit sherlock

    • John Dominic

      John Dominic

      3 dagen geleden

      @The Marble Guy I don't think you're really sure of what you saying my friend investing on this same broker account and he was being paid in week,

  49. Afridi Hassan

    Afridi Hassan

    8 dagen geleden

    0:15 is that a Pocophone F1 :V 😂

  50. sirishant


    8 dagen geleden

    0:15 POCO!!!

  51. Martin N

    Martin N

    8 dagen geleden

    i really want a pearphone doe

  52. []


    8 dagen geleden

    It’s cool IN CONCEPT to have different shaped phones. But one look at Androids compatibility issues history on its numerous custom designs show otherwise

  53. Farhan Ahmad Tajuddin

    Farhan Ahmad Tajuddin

    8 dagen geleden

    LG Wing 5G a gimmick? After I see loads of written reviews and videos, I cannot agree with that.

  54. Matthew Bennett

    Matthew Bennett

    8 dagen geleden

    I want a circle phone or a triangle.

  55. David S. Hasanli

    David S. Hasanli

    8 dagen geleden

    What do you want triangle?

  56. HentaiAnimeArt


    8 dagen geleden

    People use modern phones for entertainment more than as actual phones. Would you buy a round screen tv?

  57. SiddharthsVlogs


    8 dagen geleden

    We'd have triangle phones but Sabre got Robert California

  58. Matin Far

    Matin Far

    8 dagen geleden

    OnePlus 7 Pro says hello

  59. VBCR nope

    VBCR nope

    8 dagen geleden

    No. I actually want a circle phone.

  60. MrFriendlyGhost


    8 dagen geleden

    or maybe a transparent phone xD

  61. Blaise Dahl

    Blaise Dahl

    8 dagen geleden

    I once had a dream where I had a circular iPhone. It was pretty sweet

  62. Harith's


    8 dagen geleden

    Phone will be same until true wireless charging is produced.. No need for big battery just enough to get to one place to another place that has wireless charging.. Imagine a coaster with a screen without battery or oled cup or the oled menu.. When everything is mass produce.. It will be cheaper.

  63. Sherrif


    8 dagen geleden

    I mean, this will likely change if AR or other media anywhere technology becomes available. Then again, what use will we have for phones when we have AR or Neural Internet connectivity.

  64. S&S Technology

    S&S Technology

    8 dagen geleden

    Who tf wants a circle phone

  65. Kevin Broderick

    Kevin Broderick

    8 dagen geleden

    Power Of The Pyramid! - Sabre / Dunder Mifflin

  66. Yok Ulen

    Yok Ulen

    8 dagen geleden

    stupid video

  67. Jared Sheehan

    Jared Sheehan

    8 dagen geleden


  68. SmartDart


    8 dagen geleden

    I got a IPhone ad on this video..... xD

  69. Dr. Madness

    Dr. Madness

    8 dagen geleden

    Got an iPhone 12 ad

  70. ZX Spectrum 128K

    ZX Spectrum 128K

    8 dagen geleden

    3¼mips... nlcameras.info/wiki/s6nPhKh9uGDVu4Y/video asd

  71. Stephen Atwood

    Stephen Atwood

    8 dagen geleden

    Do you know what shape best fits into a pocket? A bloody normal rectangle.

  72. R S

    R S

    8 dagen geleden

    my phone is round (kospet prime full phone android watch)

  73. House Nebula

    House Nebula

    8 dagen geleden

    None of the OG cell phones pictured while you're talking about smartphone durability can be outlived by an iphone. In matter of fact, i bet my left nut half of them still work !??!

  74. Madjuri xl

    Madjuri xl

    8 dagen geleden

    So MANY people really stupid. If device not look like a Iphone= not a premium smartphone. Really stupid.

  75. whiteandnerdytuba


    8 dagen geleden

    Because Apple makes rectangles and successful phones copy Apple

  76. ISOHaven


    8 dagen geleden

    Government - just inject this chip into your body and you'll become the phone...

  77. ISOHaven


    8 dagen geleden

    Blackberry was so horrible. Thank goodness they are GONE!!!

  78. jckatz


    8 dagen geleden

    Can you cover e-ink technology, such as kindle and nook also the new color eink?

  79. Robert Clark

    Robert Clark

    8 dagen geleden

    Here's a question: Why are there still USB 2 ports on motherboards, when USB 3 ports are backward compatible?

  80. wil fri

    wil fri

    8 dagen geleden

    0k, enough canadian content for today

  81. laen


    8 dagen geleden

    I mean having a 500€ phone that has a hourglass shape as a Fashion accessory would be Kinda nice, i mean it would Look and feel amazing but the specs would obviously be shit, no cameras, trash Processor, cant actually call or Conect to Wifi, i mean it should have some Fun apps allready installed but it’s purpose should be to look good. I mean Imagine a Completely useless Gucci Phone!

  82. البراء الزهراني

    البراء الزهراني

    8 dagen geleden

    are company numbers about a product are real or they crossed the limit ?

  83. Mark A

    Mark A

    9 dagen geleden


  84. Manuzki


    9 dagen geleden


  85. Spinkey


    9 dagen geleden

    woah, holy hell i forgot that a ringtone was a social status!!!!

  86. Xovius


    9 dagen geleden

    Did I miss it or did you not mention human hands? I'm pretty sure they're a big factor in the shapes of phones...

  87. JirB


    9 dagen geleden

    Rectangular phones also fit in pockets quite nicely.

  88. Amphibiot


    9 dagen geleden

    I would want a phone shaped like a head. That way, whenever i'm speaking to someone on the phone, it looks like i'm giving a disembodied head a hug. But mostly i'd want one for the lame pun about headphones. I'd name mine Jack.

  89. Dragon


    9 dagen geleden

    random guy that i forgot what his name was: phones that flip, phones that slide, phones that have a full keyboard on the inside! me: dont forget phones that are in the shape of a penis, even if it's a random penis phone that actually exists.

  90. Azrael7


    9 dagen geleden

    i REALLY Hate that companies have railed us in this form factor. But at the same time, it's the consumers fault. They don't care about their electronics. It's just a tool they change every year. So the statement that previous form factors had too many points of failure, is understandable... given the users. I'm the kind of person who like foldable phones, if it's just because they break the Fn mold, albeit I don't have that amount of greens to throw at a phone.

  91. Pu Ni

    Pu Ni

    9 dagen geleden

    Sony xperia play.

  92. Eugene Francisco

    Eugene Francisco

    9 dagen geleden

    I want that round phone so I can use it for playing hockey 🏒🏒

  93. Aurobindo Ghosh

    Aurobindo Ghosh

    9 dagen geleden

    because they are all same inside though they seem different outside

  94. Sean Carr-Metzger

    Sean Carr-Metzger

    9 dagen geleden

    I want an iPear from iCarly

  95. Ben Laine

    Ben Laine

    9 dagen geleden

    The idea of a phone as a coaster made me lol

  96. Xyzen


    9 dagen geleden

    Yknow what... Im gonna say it... I miss flip phones...

  97. Someoneelse


    9 dagen geleden

    The only thing I really miss is an extendable antenna, because, belive it or not, the laws of RF hasn't changed, a bigger antenna is better then a stripline/built in one. I could also accept a phone that is double the thickness and has a week long batterylife, and in that case, they could as well make the extra battery "backpack" slidable and put a keyboard on it, I wouldn't use it much, but I would probably type more on the phone if it had one.

  98. # clank

    # clank

    9 dagen geleden


  99. C G

    C G

    9 dagen geleden

    Ergonomics. The end.