The Essential Phone is as premium as they get, materials-wise. The front is Gorilla Glass 5, the rear is ceramic, and the frame is titanium. All this means that it should be a very durable phone. YouTuber JerryRigEverything put this to the test.
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Many people knock Samsung for making its phones out of plastic, but there’s something to be said for their durability. A new drop test from TechSmartt pits the Galaxy S5 against the Galaxy S 4 and shows both phones holding up surprisingly well. However, the Galaxy S5 really takes the cake, surviving four drops and ... Read More »
Ever wondered what T-Mobile asks from manufacturers before releasing devices? One requirement is durabilty, and it seems that Magenta does its testing first-hand to make sure everything is sturdy. T-Mobile has just released this nifty video, in which they demonstrate how they test devices for durability.
The testing includes opening/checking the device, 1-meter falls ... Read More »