Apple says that its new iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, and iPhone 11 Pro Max are made from a more durable glass that’s the “toughest glass ever in a smartphone,” and warranty company SquareTrade conducted one of its annual drop tests to put Apple’s claims to the test.
How strong is the iPhone 11?
All three phones — the iPhone 11, 11 Pro, and the 11 Pro Max, have an IP68 water and dust-resistance rating (though the Pro models can withstand being submerged in deeper water than the 11). And all three use a new, custom-designed glass from Corning, the company that makes Gorilla Glass.
Is iPhone 11 shock proof?
Apple claims that the iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max have the “toughest glass ever in a smartphone,” but our drop tests don’t exactly back that up. Because our $999 iPhone 11 Pro cracked on the very first drop on a sidewalk from hip height.
Is the iPhone 11 pro shatterproof?
Apple in September 2019 unveiled the new iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max with triple-lens cameras, A13 chips, faster Face ID, Night Mode, shatter resistant glass, improved water resistance and more.
Does the iPhone 11 come with AirPods?
However, the iPhone 11 does not come with AirPods. Instead, the iPhone 11 comes with a brand new charger and EarPods with a lightning connector in the box, according to Apple. AirPods have to be purchased separately at an added cost.
Which iPhone has the strongest screen?
At Apple’s September event, Kaiann Drance, Apple’s senior director of product marketing, said the iPhone 11 glass is the “toughest ever in a smartphone, on the front and back.” We know that glass is custom-made for the iPhone by Corning, the company behind Gorilla Glass.
Does iPhone 11 need a screen protector?
Apple’s iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max have some significant upgrades in the durability department. But that doesn’t necessarily mean you shouldn’t use a case or screen protector on them.
Does iPhone 11 have Gorilla Glass?
The iPhone 11 uses custom Corning glass
It’s custom-made by Corning, the company behind Gorilla Glass. Corning has supplied glass for every iPhone since 2007. Gorilla Glass 6 is the latest version of Corning’s tough glass, which is also used on other flagship phones this year such as the Galaxy Note 10 Plus.
Do I need a case on my iPhone 11?
And the product has also been tested, and the back of the iPhone 11’s fuselage is also relatively strong. If you want to pursue the ultimate experience, then the iPhone 11 actually only needs a screen protector. Personally, I recommend screen protector should used on the iPhone 11, but a phone case is not necessary.