“Don’t go chasing waterfalls,” crooned TLC again in 1994, however Xiaomi evidently wasn’t listening. The firm’s newest concept smartphone contains a display screen that wraps snugly round all 4 sides of the handset, curving a formidable 88º in a dramatic drop-off that has led Xiaomi to dub it the “waterfall” show. According to the makers, manufacturing a glass panel with 4 sharp curves is a supremely tough course of that entails bending the edges at a temperature of 800ºC and going via ten sharpening procedures – and then there’s the problem of bonding it to the show. The unibody concept additionally has no bodily ports or buttons, with their capabilities stuffed by what Xiaomi calls “more elegant alternatives” like versatile movie show acoustic tech to exchange audio system, under-display cameras and eSIM playing cards. As the phone is a concept, we do not anticipate it to enter full manufacturing, however similar to its lately teased Mi Air Charge tech it could be an indicator of what is in retailer from future Xiaomi units. See what can occur whenever you don’t persist with the rivers and the lakes that you simply’re used to?