candybar form factor

candybar form factor

A common smartphone case design, which is thin and rectangular like the iPhone. Other form factors have two connected elements such as a "flipper," which unfolds to open, and a "slider," in which a physical keyboard slides out.
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The feature phone sports a candybar form factor with the T9 keypad and D-pad in the center for navigation.
Moving on to the Mi 4i, the smartphone has a candybar form factor with curved edges and a flat back.
The Aqua Style has a candybar form factor and boasts of dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) capabilities.