Sources: Sprint, The Verge
quote: As for that missing microphone that's usually chilling up top, a Sharp representative told me they use a direct wave receiver, which actually vibrates the screen next to your ear to transmit sound. No, you don't have to turn the phone upside down to make a call.
quote: sorry but no edges at all is a horrible idea, as the slightest touch of the side of a finger will open apps unintentionally. and the specs are indeed ho-hum. i'll stay with my note 2, thanks.