Infographic explains sapphire glass omission on iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Previous rumours claimed that the Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus would sport the all but unbreakable sapphire glass. In fact, there were a number of videos and images that allegedly leak the tough screen. However, when Apple lifted the lid the two new iPhones, it was clear that the two did not sport […]

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 Reasons why Apple may have ditched its sapphire glass plans

Apple has now launched the new iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. May have been revealed about the smartphones. Some rumoured features made it; some rumoured features didn’t. One of which is the almost unbreakable sapphire glass. So why didn’t Apple go on with its sapphire screen plans? A new report has may have the […]

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 Reputable analyst predicts no Sapphire screen on 4.7 and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 on September 9

We all know that Apple will be hosting an event on the 9th of September. However, the Cupertino firm has remained tight-lipped on what to expect at the event. Thanks to countless leaks found in the internet, we know that Apple is cooking up 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch iPhone 6 variants, but which one will make […]

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 Huawei announces Ascend P7 ‘Sapphire Edition’ for China

Huawei has announced the Ascend P7 “Sapphire Edition,” a variant of the Ascend P7 that sports an almost unbreakable sapphire screen, for China. Press release: Shenzhen, China, September 4, 2014: Huawei today unveiled the Ascend P7 Sapphire Edition, a limited edition series which will debut in China in Q3, 2014. Building on the success of […]

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 Analyst says no iPhone with sapphire screen this year

According to an analyst, Apple will not launch an iPhone 6 with a sapphire screen this year. Instead, the Cupertino firm will launch a variant of its next iPhone with the almost unbreakable display next year. This is according to J.P. Morgan analyst Rod Hall in a note to investors, which as obtained by AppleInsider. […]

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 Huawei CEO says ‘shocking products’ are coming – shows off Ascend P7 with sapphire screen

In an interview, Huawei CEO Richard Yu said that “shocking products” from the phone maker are coming, Chinese-speaking MyDrivers reports. To give us an idea on what he means by shocking, he whipped out an Ascend P7 sporting a sapphire screen. We’ve seen in videos how tough sapphire-coated screens are compared to Gorilla Glass-protected screens. […]

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 Kyocera Brigadier is the first smartphone to sport sapphire screen

We’ve come across a lot of news saying the Apple iPhone 6 will sport an extremely tough sapphire-coated screen. However, Kyocera beat the Cupertino firm to the punch as its Brigadier is the first smartphone to sport the all but unbreakable display. US network operator Verizon has launched the Ktocera Brigadier. According to the carrier, […]

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 Apple iPhone 6 may still sport Gorilla Glass and not sapphire

The Apple iPhone 6 is rumoured to sport a sapphire-coated screen, making it all but unbreakable. However, a report from Forbes suggests that it may not sport a sapphire screen. It may still come with Corning’s Gorilla Glass. Here’s why Forbes has come to this conclusion. Sources in the  supply chain say that there has […]

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 Joe Rogan shoots arrow through iPhone 6 sapphire glass

We’ve seen a lot of the Apple iPhone 6’s alleged sapphire glass panel. We’ve also seen the sapphire-coated glass go through a number of stress tests, proving its toughness. However, can it survive being shot by an arrow? Joe Rogan (Ultimate Fighting Championship commentator) wanted to know as well and posted a video showing the […]

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 Sapphire screen on Apple iPhone 6 explained in video

We’ve seen a number of leaks that show the alleged sapphire glass screen of the Apple iPhone 6. We know that it’s tough, but how tough it is exactly is anyone’s guess. Now a new video explains more about the sapphire-coated screen. Hit play below to watch the video. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7ANcWQEUI8&w=680&h=383] Of course, there’s no […]

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