Originally Posted by Tom
The reason it is where it is, is because the rails for the slider are in the way. They can not go higher with the charging port than where it is because the slides get in the way.
I agree.. it is rather annoying, and I would have much rather seen it at the bottom of the device.
It doesn't hurt to showcase the 'screen real estate' but yes ... for all of us who migrated from the 9700 which had a most perfect charging port, it is a big bummer.
Now if I can only find a decent tpu case for it.