We've seen it play out year after year. Samsung vs. Apple. The latest iteration of this comparison is the Galaxy S9 and the iPhone X. They're both primarily comprised of metal sandwiched between glass, but we all know there's more to it.
We have seen the so-called “future of smartphones” this week, and while there’s a lot to say for the iPhone X, it confirms a sinking suspicion I've held since the Essential's announcement about what the next smartphone trend will be.