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Don't see a reason to upgrade from my note 3

How is gaming performance ?

iPhone seems 60fps and Samsung laggy
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Originally Posted by RocketAbyss View Post

Most (if not all) the tempered glass for S8/8+ are made with the edges already incorporated into the protector itself.
It should look like this: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

The tempered glass protectors have been having a difficult time with Samsung's edge displays because they are hard to get to stick satisfactorily on the edges and in the middle (the main reason I never got a screen protector for my S7E). Perhaps they have figured it out with the S8?
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Originally Posted by Majin SSJ Eric View Post

The tempered glass protectors have been having a difficult time with Samsung's edge displays because they are hard to get to stick satisfactorily on the edges and in the middle (the main reason I never got a screen protector for my S7E). Perhaps they have figured it out with the S8?

I guess we should wait for the reviews then. Are they expensive though?
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I guess we should wait for the reviews then. Are they expensive though?
From what I could gather you never saw Zagg glass screens for the S7 edge on shelves because they all broke with in a day of putting them on or less. I use to work part time at an electronics retailer and the first shipment had 5 of them. (Wanted to clearify on someone elses phone and what they told me) The first one broke putting it on the phone. The second cracked about 30min after it was on. The third lasted overnight and the last two were on customer phones all broke with in a day... So yes I hope there has been an improvement
Edited by ChiTownButcher - 4/25/17 at 10:39pm
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post #475 of 609
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Don't see a reason to upgrade from my note 3

How is gaming performance ?

iPhone seems 60fps and Samsung laggy
If you care about mobile gaming so much then iPhone is better for that without a doubt. Partly because iPhone has powerful GPU but very low screen resolution compared to something like Galaxy S8, and also games tend to get optimized better for IOS.
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Don't see a reason to upgrade from my note 3

How is gaming performance ?

iPhone seems 60fps and Samsung laggy
If you care about mobile gaming so much then iPhone is better for that without a doubt. Partly because iPhone has powerful GPU but very low screen resolution compared to something like Galaxy S8, and also games tend to get optimized better for IOS.

And the selection is better, IMHO. iOS seems to get more of the awesome PC ports in particular, like Transistor for example.
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The tempered glass protectors have been having a difficult time with Samsung's edge displays because they are hard to get to stick satisfactorily on the edges and in the middle (the main reason I never got a screen protector for my S7E). Perhaps they have figured it out with the S8?

i grabbed a otterbox defender for my s7 edge....screen protector already in the case.....sometimes the plastic screen protectors are the the better...especially in the case of curved screens
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The tempered glass protectors have been having a difficult time with Samsung's edge displays because they are hard to get to stick satisfactorily on the edges and in the middle (the main reason I never got a screen protector for my S7E). Perhaps they have figured it out with the S8?
I think the edges on the S8 are less pronounced compared to the S7Edge, well from my observation at least from comparing my colleague's S7E at work. The current one im using is a bit meh, but I've found a local shop that does a very nice job applying the tampered glass(of a different brand from the one i'm using) very well and covers the whole front. I'd probably go for that when my current meh one breaks lol.
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I think the edges on the S8 are less pronounced compared to the S7Edge, well from my observation at least from comparing my colleague's S7E at work. The current one im using is a bit meh, but I've found a local shop that does a very nice job applying the tampered glass(of a different brand from the one i'm using) very well and covers the whole front. I'd probably go for that when my current meh one breaks lol.

What do you use currently?
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What do you use currently?
Can't remember the brand, but im gonna get it changed later cos this one is pure nonsense.

I will try and find the name/brand of the new one I'm getting.
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