Apple CEO Tim Cook dinner launched the iPhone 11 Pro as having the “hardest glass ever in a smartphone,” however on the telephone’s launch day, Tom’s Guide noticed proof on the contrary: when dropped simply as soon as from hip-height, the entrance display cracks fairly onerous.
That’s concerning the peak it will fall when fumbled out of a pocket, so it’s a great estimate of what would possibly occur if you happen to can’t catch your telephone in time. The again glass fared higher, however nonetheless cracked.
It’s not the one new iPhone to endure a fall and unhappy cracking:
Okay, if you happen to puzzled, that is how cracked iPhone 11 Professional seems like pic.twitter.com/tHAv5OoPanSeptember 20, 2019
Granted, it’s not fairly sufficient of a pattern measurement to be consultant of the telephone’s entrance glass energy – maybe it’s stronger when dropped at different angles.
However the experiment completely helps the necessity for a case to guard these costly flagship smartphones – we’re beginning to see a theme right here.