Smartphone glass breaks easily.
Insurance company SquareTrade, which specializiruetsya on the sale of extended warranties on gadgets, checked iPhone X strength drops.
The conclusion is disappointing: experts called iPhone X “the most fragile, most expensive and most expensive in iPhone repair”.
The smartphone has received 90 points in the rankings, which characterizes the risk of damage to the device when physical impact. With this iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus scored 67 and 74 points respectively, which is classified as medium and medium-high risk. Galaxy Note8 is available on the level of high risk with 80 points.
It is noted that glass which protects the screen of iPhone X from scratch tool hardness number “6” which is standard for all flagships. Main camera, as in previous Apple devices, protected a sapphire crystal glass of its own design. Apparently, the screen of the iPhone X will not get scratched if you carry a smartphone along with keys or coins.
The insurance company representatives noted that the repair of iPhone screen X will cost $279, and the rear glass – $549. At the same time, warranty from SquareTrade costs $99 for two years. This warranty covers the repair of the screen.
Also journalists have noted that the blogger put EverythingApplePro iPhone X under water for 35 minutes, and also put X iPhone in the washing machine, which worked. In both cases, the gadget has stood the test.