Forget the black frames around smartphone screens, because Oppo has just made what at least one other brand suggested and didn't quite achieve: an all-screen smartphone. Mostly, anyway.
When is a phone more camera than phone? When it's built around the idea of excelling the camera significantly, and not just improving the sensor marginally. Huawei's Leica-collaborated P20 Pro makes the case for smartphones to kill the camera, and even pushed into mirrorless territory.
Phones for the new year are typically announced near the beginning of the year, but LG has held off, waiting until May to talk up what it has next.