How to use Form factor in a sentence
The coaxial arrangement is of particular interest in this context, as its essentially cylindrical form factor lends itself to packaging into munitions.
The 3.8-inch screen on the PSP Go is slightly smaller than the 4.3-inch screen you find on the regular PSP, but this affords for a more compact form factor.
While flip phones may have been the more popular form factor in the past, touchscreen phones were quickly popularized after the arrival and rapid adoption of the Apple iPhone.
With the arrival of the PS3 Slim, gamers are offered a larger 120GB hard drive and a smaller form factor at the same price they would have otherwise paid for the 80GB PS3 "Phat" model.
Two letters are mapped to each button, making the keypad more compact and thus allowing for a more phone-like form factor.Advertisement
The not-so-common swivelling form factor will certainly capture your attention faster than a more standard clamshell or candybar.
Motorola Clutch i465 offers Nextel Direct Connect, but it also has a full QWERTY keyboard in a BlackBerry-like form factor.
Its stunning glossy black appearance, touch-sensitive music keys, and unique slider form factor make for quite the attractive package, but did you know that you have more than one option when it comes to selecting an LG Chocolate Phone?
Taking on a more traditional "phone" form factor than most of its BlackBerry stablemates, the Pearl does not come with a full QWERTY keyboard.
The SLVR is the candybar version of the phone, whereas the RIZR takes on a slider phone form factor.Advertisement
This small handheld has a form factor similar to the Palm Pilots of the late 1990s and early 2000s.
From what we hear, the Verizon Voyager cell phone will take on a similar form factor as the LG enV.
The form factor is much the same with the 3G iPhone as with the first model, so there is no slot for a memory card and thus no way to get expandable memory.
Early phones that were dedicated to VoIP service only came in a standard candybar form factor and most required connection to a base station that was, in turn, physically connected to a router or broadband modem.
This smartphone has a similar slider form factor as the Sidekick devices that are also available through T-Mobile.Advertisement
Although you saw the switch from a metal back to a plastic back, you still haven't really seen a new iPhone form factor since the original iPhone hit the scene in 2007.
In this way, should we be expecting a new iPhone form factor at some point?
In this way, it is very possible that we could be seeing some variation on an iPhone nano at some point as the new iPhone form factor.
In this way, there have been countless rumors of a new iPhone form factor that would introduce a physical keyboard.
Many people love the current iPhone 3GS and all the great features that it brings to the table, but many are also looking toward the possibility of a new iPhone form factor.Advertisement
The BlackBerry Pearl 8230 takes the familiar BlackBerry Pearl and delivers it in a clamshell (flip phone) form factor.
The overall dimensions of the Dash 3G are also smaller than that of its predecessor, allowing for a more compact size and a more pocket-friendly form factor.
The Samsung Intrepid is a candybar-style handset with a form factor similar to the Motorola Q, BlackBerry Curve, Nokia E71 and Samsung Jack, among several smartphones like it.
Some people may not like the larger form factor offered by the Droid X and they may be somewhat confused by the newer Android operating system.
Most notably, Apple changed the overall form factor of the iPhone, creating a squared, rectangular device with straight edges.Advertisement
This takes on the typical BlackBerry form factor with a smaller landscape oriented display mated with a terrific hardware-based QWERTY keyboard.
The phones within each of these sets have some differentiating features, to be sure, but they offer much of the same technology and the same kind of form factor.
Other key highlights included its sliding form factor (which revealed a numeric keypad), built-in stereo speakers, both front (QVGA) and rear (5MP) facing cameras, N-gage gaming, a full HTML web browser, and stereo Bluetooth 2.0.