Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge just as bendable as the iPhone 6 Plus
Remember the social media storm over the bendable iPhone 6 Plus? It even had a name – #bendgate. Well, it seems the latest Samsung smartphone isn’t immune to problems that comes with size.
US insurance company SquareTrade posted a YouTube video to show the effects of intensive pressure on the 2015 smartphones from Samsung, Apple and HTC.
The iPhone 6 Plus bent under 110 pounds of pressure and reached breaking point at 179 pounds.
The HTC One M9 bent and broke at 120 pounds of pressure.
The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge’s glass shattered early – started to bend at 110 pounds of pressure and breaks at 149 pounds.
But media observers says this is not #Bendgate2. – Rappler.com