Tag: Drop Test

The iPhone X Is 'The Most Breakable iPhone Ever': Not A Good Thing For A $999 Smartphone

SquareTrade, after performing several tests, declared the iPhone X as 'the most breakable iPhone ever.' That's not a good thing to hear for a $999 smartphone, so you might want to at least protect it with a case.

Apple November 6, 2017

iPhone 8 Drop Test Shows Just How Fragile That Glass Back Is

A series of drop tests by SquareTrade showed the fragility of the glass back of Apple's iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. How does the durability of the iPhone 8 glass back compare to that of the Samsung Galaxy Note 8?

Apple September 25, 2017

Here's What Happens When You Throw The New Nokia 3310 From A 4th Floor Window

The Nokia 3310 reboot is tougher than most smartphones out in the market today. A series of drop tests show just how durable the 3310 is.

Feature | Tech June 4, 2017

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Drop Test Pits It Against iPhone 7 Plus [Video]

Samsung chose a glass-sandwich design for its latest Galaxy S8 series and while it looks gorgeous, it may spark some durability concerns. A new drop test pits the Galaxy S8+ against the iPhone 7 Plus and brings both good and bad news.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech April 8, 2017

Apple iPhone 7 Plus vs. Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Drop Test: Which Flagship Survives And Wins?

The Apple iPhone 7 Plus and the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 went through a series of drop tests. In a new video by PhoneBuff, both devices were tested for their mettle, with the Note 7 coping through the damage with a little more difficulty than the iPhone 7 Plus.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 22, 2016

iPhone 7 Dropped From A Helicopter Continues To Work - Check This Out [Video]

The iPhone 7 was dropped from a helicopter and lived to tell the story. Not only did the smartphone survive, but it also continued recording even after its epic fall as seen in this video.

Apple September 18, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Drop Test: Did The Phablet Survive? [Video]

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was subjected to a drop test to see if the phablet, protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 5, survives the ordeal. Did it come out unscathed or did it suffer from cracks?

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech August 16, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 vs. S7 Active Drop Test: Does The Rugged Smartphone Live Up To Its Name?

Samsung’s latest Galaxy S7 variant, the Galaxy S7 Active, boasts of a capacity to endure rougher handling better than its S7 counterparts. A recent drop test video examines just how rugged the S7 Active can get.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 13, 2016

HTC 10 vs. Galaxy S7 Drop Test: Which Android Smartphone Is More Durable?

PhoneBuff answered what was on every Android smartphone user’s lips: how many face-drops does it take to kill a device? The HTC 10 and Galaxy S7 took part in the test, and it was quite a show.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech May 15, 2016

Samsung Galaxy S7 Falls 1,000 Feet From The Sky And Doesn't Die: Check This Out [Video]

Unlock River is an unusual team of testers that pushes premium devices to unreasonable limits. In a recent YouTube video, the team dropped a Samsung Galaxy S7 on concrete from a height of 1,000 feet, and the results are surprising.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech March 21, 2016

iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus Go Through Drop Tests: Did They Survive? [Video]

Apple just released the new iPhone flagship devices and those who are passionate about conducting a drop test on handsets that just came out in the market have no plans on exempting the new iPhones to be their next test subjects.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech September 26, 2015

Galaxy S6 Jumps 50 Meters From A Drone In Mid-Air: Did It Survive The Latest Crazy Drop Test? [Video]

What happens if you drop a Samsung Galaxy S6 from a drone 50 meters in the air?

Geek August 12, 2015

Samsung Galaxy S6 Active Drop Test And Undewater Stress Test: Did It Survive? [Videos]

Samsung lately launched its new Galaxy S6 Active and a series of tests questioned the handset's durability. Documented on video, the smartphone undergoes drop and underwater stress tests.

Phones/Tablets/Mobile Tech June 16, 2015

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