What Kind of Features Make a Phone Easier to Handle?

What Kind of Features Make a Phone Easier to Handle?

The way a phone handles depends on many factors: size, ratios, geometry, materials, bezels, weight, weight distribution, etc. On top of that, all of these can have vastly different results depending on the size of the hand that’s holding the phone. These factors can help not just with grip, but also with pocketing, general handling and even actual software operation as well. With all of these in mind, and taking into account every relevant aspect of a phone’s physical design, what kind of attributes do you think make a phone easier to handle (in every sense)?

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Mario Tomás Serrafero
Mario Tomás Serrafero

Mario developed his love for technology in Argentina, where a flagship smartphone costs a few months of salary. Forced to maximize whatever device he could get, he came to know and love XDA. Quantifying smartphone metrics and creating benchmarks are his favorite hobbies. Mario holds a Bachelor's in Mathematics and currently spends most of his time classifying cat and dog pictures as a Data Science graduate student.