One of chips of the new smartphones of the iPhone 12 series is an improved protective glass with Ceramic Shield, developed by Gorilla Glass. Apple said it was in 4 times more resistant to falls. So is it — checked by authors
For the experiment, they took the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro и just throw them on concrete floor with different heights. Falls from belt height (then there is from trouser pocket) and human growth both smartphones withstood advantage: only scratches appeared on metal frame and several damaged pixels on iPhone 12 Pro screen.
Decisive was the fall from height 3 meters. Have iPhone 12 camera stopped working and when the back cover was thrown down, the glass of both models cracked. As it turned out, the front glass at gadgets are sturdier than the back.
AT in another video, smartphones were checked with a special device that pressed on screen, gradually increasing the strength. The ceramic protective glass withstands the applied force in 442 newtons before splitting. For comparison, last year’s iPhone 11 withstood 352 Newtons.
AND reviewers with humor came up with a more interesting test — use iphone in quality of a nutcracker. iPhone 12 coped with a few walnuts, not damaging the glass, but on a green line appears on the display.
Thus, Ceramic Shield glass is indeed very durable, and this is a definite plus of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro.
Источник: EverythingApplePro, MobileReviewsEh, Mydrivers