Samsung Galaxy S6 put through scratch, fire, and bend test – proves smartphone is as tough as nails

YouTube channel JerryRigEverything has sacrificed his own Samsung Galaxy S6 to show us if the smartphone can withstand scratch, fire, and bend tests. The good news is, if you were planning to get your hands on the smartphone, the S6 survived the tests. JerryRigEverything first put the Galaxy S6 through a scratch test, using keys, a screwdriver, […]

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 Samsung responds to SquareTrade Galaxy S6 Edge bend test

SquareTrade was the first to perform a bend test on the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, revealing that the Korean tech giant’s new flagship is just as vulnerable to bending like the Apple iPhone 6. Samsung clearly wasn’t thrilled with the SquareTrade’s conclusion, and has responded to the claim. On Samsung Tomorrow, the Korean tech giant […]

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 Video shows Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bends under pressure just like the iPhone 6 Plus

When Apple launched the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus, excitement quickly turned into disappointment when owners discovered that their spanking new smartphones could easily be bent. This was due to the slim profile and aluminium frame. It seems, however, that this will be the same case with the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the […]

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 Video shows it doesn’t take much to bend the Apple iPad Air 2

Thought the Apple iPhone 6 Plus “Bendgate” fiasco died down? Think again, as the same issue is plaguing the iPad Air 2. After Apple released its new iPad, people were eager to find out if the same structural defect affected the iPad Air 2 just like it did with the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 […]

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 Samsung shows off Galaxy Note 4’s strength in ‘three-point bend test’

Videos have proven that the Apple iPhone 6 Plus can be easily bent using just a small amount of pressure. Samsung has taken the opportunity to show off that the Galaxy Note 4 is “strong” by subjecting the phablet to a “three-point bend test.” Hit play below to watch the bend test. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UrhCz6PnT78&w=691&h=424] Does […]

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 Apple cuts ties with German tech magazine after conducting iPhone 6 Plus bend test

It seems the Apple iPhone 6 Plus’ #Bendgate fiasco has really annoyed the Cupertino firm, as it allegedly cut ties with a popular German tech publication ComputerBild for conducting its own bend test on the phablet. Apple is said to no longer provide the magazine with “devices for testing purposes.” Furthermore, it “will not be invited […]

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 BlackBerry Passport subjected to bend test – bends but doesn’t break

Once the Apple iPhone 6 Plus bendgate or bentgate surfaced in the internet, many manufacturers mocked the new iPhone for being vulnerable to bending. BlackBerry has done the same, with CEO John Chen saying, “I would challenge you guys to bend our Passport.” Bloomberg has taken up the challenge to try and bend the newly […]

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