Comparison of the flagships in thickness. Who’s number one?

Posted on Aug 2 2014 - 7:48am by Huzoor Bux
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Comparison of the flagships in thickness

Thinnest smartphone definitely looks attractive thick, hardly anyone would challenge it. Furthermore, this advantage does not seem like odd, when the smartphone will have to stick in a pocket of jeans. On the other hand, it definitely hurts a standalone device, and sometimes its maintainability. Whatever it was, the average thickness of its flagship smartphone today is 8.93 millimeters. However, we’ve all heard the anecdote about the average temperature in the hospital, how much their thickness is different from each other? The answer to this question of guys prepared PhoneArena .

Motorola Moto X

Motorola Moto X

Motorola had already celebrated in the history of the production of one of the thinnest smartphones – in 2004 the company announced a clamshell RAZR V3, the thickness of which was 13.9 mm in the closed state.

The thinnest smartphone on the same was Motorala DROID RAZR, released in 2011. Its thickness – 7.1 mm.

Now, the company’s flagship Moto X is in last place in thickness among other manufacturers, its indicator – 10.4 mm. However, you are unlikely to happen to hear that Moto X is bad in his hand.

Nokia Lumia 930

Nokia Lumia 930

His first “smartphone» Nokia introduced back in 1998. Hard to imagine that when some of my gadgets were only Tamagotchi, somewhere behind the Gulf of Finland has already appeared the first “smart” phone. Its thickness, by the way, was 38 mm.

The thinnest device from the Finns was Nokia Lumia 925 with a thickness of 8.5 mm. A current flagship Nokia Lumia 930 has a 9.8 mm “in girth.”

BlackBerry Z30

BlackBerry Z30

At the time of the announcement of Motorola RAZR V3 slimmest phone from BlackBerry model was Pearl, its thickness was 14.5 mm. And the thinnest gadget company’s history is a Z10 with a thickness of 9 mm.

The thickness of the current BlackBerry Z30 is 9.7 mm.

HTC One (M8)

HTC One (M8)

Thinnest smartphone Taiwanese – One S, released in 2012. Its thickness – 7.9 mm. Same indicator of the company’s flagship 2014 is 9.7 mm.

LG G3

LG G3

In 2011, LG has managed to win the title of the thinnest smartphone manufacturer, has helped them in this Optimus Black c thickness of 9.2 mm. It was in May, and in October released the previously mentioned Motorola DROID RAZR.

The thinnest smartphone company was LG G Flex with its 7.9 mm. LG G3 same thickness is 8.9 mm.

Nexus 5

Nexus 5

Nexus 5 – the world’s slimmest “google phone” at the moment, its thickness – 8.6 mm. For comparison, the thickness of the first model (HTC Nexus One), presented in 2010, was 11.5 mm.

Sony Xperia Z2

Sony Xperia Z2

The thinnest smartphone from Sony is last year’s Sony Xperia Z Ultra (6,5 mm). Sony Xperia Z2 also boasts “only” 8.2 mm.

Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5

In 2007, Samsung introduced the amazingly thin SGH-U100 Ultra 5.9. Its thickness, as you might guess, was 5.9 mm. However, it was a regular phone.

The current generation of “Galaxy” sticks out exactly 8 mm. Galaxy S4, by the way, was thinner “by as much as 0.1 mm.”

iPhone 5s

iPhone 5s

Announced in 2007, the first iPhone was the thinnest smartphone at the time of 11.6 mm. iPhone 5s became much thinner, his record – 7.1 mm. According to rumors, the next smartphone from Apple to become even thinner.

But do not celebrate, fans bitten apple.

The thinnest smartphone to date

The thinnest smartphone to date

The thinnest smartphone recognized Chinese Gionee Elife S5.5, its thickness is only 5.6 mm. The gadget is equipped with 8-core processor, 5-inch SuperAMOLED-screen and 2 GB of RAM, which in some way gives him the right to stay in this comparison.

It is assumed that all manufacturers have decided for us that no one is seeking to increase the battery due to the thickness of the device and gadgets each year only continue to lose weight. However, if you look at the history of each brand separately, the thickness of its smartphones, rather, will be submitted to a sinusoidal schedule. And for that you give your voice – thick or thin device battery?

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