A CDE Definition
A thin border around the screen of a TV, laptop or desktop computer. Ever since flat panel LCD screens came on the market, the goal has been to narrow the bezel in order to show more display area. See bezel.
(1) The front cover on the case of a desktop or tower computer. Bezels are typically plastic but are occasionally metal.
Bezel on a Tower Case
(2) The border around the screen of any TV, computer or mobile device. As electronics become more miniaturized, the bezel becomes thinner, and more screen area occupies the same overall frame. The ultimate goal is to have no bezel at all.
Less and Less Bezel
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