The “notch” on the Phone X houses the sensors used for face id facial recognition system. While personally, I would have loved to see on Samsung’s approach to bezels and hide these sensors in a thicker top bezel, they didn’t, so we’re left with a pretty strange looking dip in the display that gives the phone weird “ears.”
Furthermore, you can use it to check the capable that your system hardware for each android version for the required CPU frequency, RAM and ROM (Internal Memory).
A developer has created an app that brings the iPhone X's camera cut out to Android handsets.
Named the 'OutOfX', the troll app doesn't do anything other than create a black space around the top of the screen - mimicking appl sensor notch.
"You, the average Android user, probably had a laugh on Phone X users about the new camera bump that covers the screen's content,"
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* 9To5Google: https://9to5google.com/2017/09/18/android-iphone-x-notch-simulator/
* Mashable: http://mashable.com/2017/09/18/iphone-x-notch-android-app/
* Android Police: http://www.androidpolice.com/2017/09/20/notch-average-look-two-apps-give-android-phone-999-iphone-x-blackout-free/
* TheNextWeb: https://thenextweb.com/apps/2017/09/18/iphone-x-notch-android-phone/
* Gizmodo: http://gizmodo.com/this-free-app-adds-an-iphone-x-notch-to-your-android-ph-1818540557
* Lad Bible: http://www.ladbible.com/technology/technology-android-developer-trolls-apple-by-copying-iphone-x-feature-20170919?c=1505804334722
You, the average Android user, probably had a laugh on users about the new camera notch that covers the screen's content.
A simulation of Phone X notch for any Android device, so you could feel how it's like.
🌈🌈🌈 Please notice to use Notch - OutOfX!
⛳Now works on all devices, starting Ice Cream Sandwich 4.0!
⛳Android 6.0+ Users: In your first run, please make sure you "permit drawing over apps".
⛳Android 8.0 Oreo users: Please note that the notch will be hidden when you expand your status bar. That occurs due to Android API limitations set by Google.